Optometrist in Quaint Southern MN Town

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Drs Akre and Clark
New Ulm, MN
Private practice
Salary Range
$120,000 – $150,000 per year


Drs. Akre & Clark Eyecare is a growing full-service eyecare center serving the greater New Ulm community since 1950. From the onset, staying on the forefront of technological advancements in eye diagnostics, frames and lenses innovations, contact lenses and surgical techniques has been an ongoing commitment. 

This commitment not only provides our patients with options for ultimate vision, not only with their eyeglasses and contact lenses, but also with the early detection of eye disease, quality of life can be greatly improved. Every member of our staff is board certified, experienced and dedicated to our mission of offering our patients the finest eye health care available.

Our three doctor practice is fully equipped to handle full-scope optometry with a focus on managing ocular disease. We use state-of-the-art clinical equipment with on-site diagnostic instruments. We practice out of 8 exam lanes and 3 auxiliary testing lanes. 

About the optometrist position

Our new optometrist will be a welcome addition to our team and family who is both personable and welcoming to our patients. A passion for eyecare and general patient health is essential to providing the best experience we can!

As an optometrist in our practice, you will be expected to:

  • Perform comprehensive eye exams
  • Diagnose and treat ocular disease
  • Prescribe corrective lenses
  • Build strong doctor-patient relationships
  • Handle eyecare emergencies

We currently have a handful of new devices in house including:

  • California Optos
  • Oculus 5M
  • Humphrey’s HVF3 
  • Haag Streit Octopus
  • Heidleberg OCT
  • RETeval
  • Nidek AF Fundus Camera
  • Marco 5100 refracting systems
  • LLLT

We reward our doctors well and will provide a competitive salary, commensurate with experience as well as benefits including: 

  • Health insurance
  • Sick time
  • Vacation days
  • Retirement plan
  • Productivity bonuses

We are excited to say that we are also open to welcoming a new grad into our practice! We hope you are as excited to join us as we are to have you!