Children’s Hospital & Medical Center in affiliation with University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine is seeking a dynamic BE/BC Pediatric Ophthalmologist. This unique opportunity will allow you to grow your practice with our newly established, thriving pediatric ophthalmology service based at Children’s and UNMC. We welcome physicians who are passionate about providing the best care possible to our children. Our opportunity offers an attractive salary and benefits package, exciting research opportunities through PEDIG/NIH as well as many independent research opportunities with the help of residents and an international fellow plus an established clinical practice at our new Specialty Pediatric Clinic and the Stanley Truhlsen Eye Institute. Our future colleague will have opportunities to teach medical students and residents in our tertiary care center with many interesting and diverse cases.
Proudly serving children since 1948, Children’s is the only full-service, pediatric health care center in Nebraska. It provides expertise in more than 50 pediatric specialty services to children and families across a five-state region and beyond. The 145-bed, non-profit hospital houses the only dedicated pediatric emergency department in the region and offers 24-hour, in-house services by pediatric critical care specialists. Children’s has achieved the Magnet designation for nursing excellence and is an InfoWorld 100 award winner for innovation in information technology. The pediatric affiliation established between Children’s and UNMC College of Medicine supports enhancements in pediatric education, research and clinical care. For more information on Children’s, visit www.ChildrensOmaha.org.
The UNMC Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences moved into the state of the art Stanley Truhlsen Eye Institute in spring 2013. The Department has a strategic goal of growing clinical research and continuing excellence in basic science research, resident and fellow education, international outreach in addition to becoming a Center of Excellence for patient care. For more information on the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences visit www.unmc.edu/eye/
Omaha is a vibrant city with a metropolitan population of 950,000. Offering excellent schools, Omaha is a safe, family-oriented town. Entertainment options are nearly endless with a new large convention center and arena, which attracts the biggest names in music and sports. Omaha has become a major center for NCAA events including Volleyball Final Four, Regional Division I Basketball, 2008, 2012 and 2014 Olympic Swimming Trials and the College World Series. The CWS, an Omaha event for over 50 years will continue in Omaha with the construction of a new downtown stadium. Omaha is the home of the largest community theater in the country, has an excellent symphony and opera and hosts numerous visiting Broadway plays. Property values are among the most affordable in the country for a city of this size. There are numerous universities and colleges, most notably the University of Nebraska at Omaha and Creighton University. Traveling to and from Omaha is simple with 11 major airlines serving the user-friendly airport and two major interstate highways. Omaha is consistently ranked as one of the most livable and family-friendly cities in the United States.
To discuss our opportunities in greater detail please contact Donny Suh, M.D., Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology or Brenda Krull, Physician Recruiter at Children's Hospital & Medical Center. Brenda can be reached at 402-955-6971 or firstname.lastname@example.org and Dr. Suh can be reached at email@example.com .