Great opportunity for a Board Eligible/Board Certified Ophthalmologist looking to join a collegial group in an established and growing Ophthalmology practice in eastern Pennsylvania. Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) has an employed Ophthalmology group which is currently comprised of two Ophthalmologists and an Optometrist based in Allentown, Pennsylvania. This practice is opening a new office in summer 2017 and will be hiring an Ophthalmologist and Optometrist for that location. Our new Ophthalmologist will be responsible for performing full scope of procedures and medical management of patients with such conditions as cataracts, diabetes, glaucoma, Hep C and HIV. Will also share in call coverage for emergencies. Fellowship training is highly desired. We are offering a comprehensive compensation package including attractive salary, CME time and top-tier benefits.
We are located in the beautiful Lehigh Valley, a fast growing region in eastern Pennsylvania comprised of three mid-sized cites surrounded by suburban neighborhoods with over 700,000 residents. The area has a moderate cost of living, outstanding public and private school systems, ten colleges and universities, and an abundance of cultural and recreational offerings including two symphonies, summer music festivals, an art museum, and minor league sport teams. Just a 60 minute drive north of Philadelphia and 90 minute drive west of New York City.
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is a nonprofit community hospital system with over 1,300 beds across 5 full service hospital campuses including a Level 1 Trauma Center, with an employed multispecialty physician group or 160 practices, and 20 fully accredited, free standing residency and fellowship programs. U.S. News & World Report has ranked LVHN among America’s Top Hospitals for 21 consecutive years and currently has two of our hospital campuses ranked in the top 20 hospitals in the state of Pennsylvania.
We will conduct interviews during AAO 2017 in New Orleans.