Optometrist – Full-time – Private practice – School loan repayment assistance - 1101 S Joyce St, Arlington, VA 22202, USA
About Our Practice
Two location boutique practice founded in 2001. We pride ourselves in comprehensive eyecare and exceptional service by our doctors and staff in a warm and comfortable environment. Our locations in Arlington, VA and DuPont in Washington, DC are prime office and retail centers in the Washington Metro Area. We accept most medical and vision plans, excluding Medicaid. Our patient demographics are highly educated individuals, typical of the Washington market, and age range for the majority of our patients between 23-65.
Optometrist Job Duties & Responsibilities
We are searching for a personable and talented OD with excellent communication skills to build a long-lasting relationship with our patients. The ideal OD should have an interest in primary care and delivering medical eye care, with particular strength in glaucoma, diabetes, cornea and dry eyes. Our office is equipped with all of the latest technology, including visual fields, fundus camera, meibography, OCT and our new recent acquisition of IPL.
Optometrist Job Requirements & Qualifications
- Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree
- Valid state license to practice optometry
- Ability to communicate with a wide range of patient personalities
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- A strong sense of workplace professionalism and personal ethics
- Customer-service orientation with excellent interpersonal skills
- Strong understanding of vision and medical billing
Compensation and Benefits
We reward our doctors with competitive salaries (commensurate with experience) as well as benefits including:
- Health insurance
- Dental insurance
- School Loan Repayment Assistance
- Sick time
- Vacation days
- Malpractice insurance
- Licensing fees
- Continuing education (CE)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eyecare, or you’re an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply here through Eyes On Eyecare!