Optometrist - Full-time - Private Practice - Port Arthur, TX

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Port Arthur, TX
Private practice
Based on experience

Optometrist - Full-time - Private Practice - Port Arthur, TX

*Recent grads and experienced Optometrists welcome to apply!

About the Practice

Our well-established practice is seeking an Optometrist to join our positive and supportive team on a full-time basis! 

If you are a personable, professional, and adaptable Optometrist in the Port Arthur area, apply today!

*No weekends or evenings!

About the Optometrist Position

As an Optometrist in our practice, your regular duties will include:

  • Perform comprehensive eye exams
  • Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease
  • Prescribe corrective lenses
  • Provide pre- and post-operative care to surgical patients
  • Promote healthy vision by counseling and educating patients
  • Handle eyecare emergencies
  • Full-scope optometry with exposure to medical

Optometrist Job Requirements & Qualifications

  • Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) Degree
  • Valid TX state license to practice optometry
  • Therapeutic License Required
  • Experience in specialty contact lenses such as scleral lenses is a huge plus! (But not required)
  • Interest in working with patients of all ages
  • Average patient load of 3 patients per hour
  • Team-player who is business-minded and interested in growing with the practice

Why You’ll Love This Opportunity

  • Opportunity: You will gain invaluable and diverse experience in this medically-oriented practice by working with patients of all ages. You will be working with modern technology on a daily basis, such as Optomap, autorefraction, tonometry, OCT, Humphrey field analyzer, topographer, slit lamps, and digitalized charts. 
  • Environment & Compensation: You will love coming to work in our upbeat and positive office environments! We have a very friendly office feel and strong sense of community. You will earn a competitive salary, commensurate with experience. We also offer a competitive benefits package which includes  2 weeks PTO after one year, paid holidays, professional liability, an annual allowance for CE, and more!
  • Location: Port Arthur is a wonderful place to live and work! We are conveniently located close to the Gulf Coast, 70 miles east of Houston, and just 2 hours from Galveston!

We look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply here today through Eyes On Eyecare! 

Christine Carder

Interested in this job? Get in touch with Christine!

Christine Carder
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