We would like you to seriously consider joining our practice in Northwest Florida (Fort Walton Beach, Destin, and Crestview). This is one of Florida's best kept secrets. It is a very pleasant, beautiful and safe place to grow, enjoy life and raise a family with one of the top school systems in the state. Emerald Coast Eye Institute is a 26 year old, well established, premier ophthalmology practice located within minutes of the world famous white sand beaches of the Emerald Coast in the Florida panhandle. We are also in close proximity to Hurlbert Field, Duke Field and Eglin Air Force Base, our local military bases. We are seeking a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist, or fellowship trained Glaucoma Specialist with a strong commitment to clinical and surgical excellence to complement our exciting practice. Board eligibility or certification is required and you must be able to obtain a Florida medical license. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with your experience as well as a great benefits package. Our main office is located within our three story professional building. It is fully equipped with sixteen eye lanes, minor surgical suite, Pentacam, IOL Master, Heidelberg OCT, HVF, SLT and diode laser. We are the only practice in the immediate area that has an in house LASIK suite with a VISX Star S4 IR and a 60 kHz FS IntraLase. We operate out of two multi specialty ambulatory surgical centers, one being conveniently located on the third floor of our professional building. It is state-of-the-art with three spacious surgical suites. We enjoy working at two satellite offices with a total of eleven additional eye lanes. Each satellite has a minor surgical suite and is accessible to nearby ambulatory surgical centers as well. We value and work closely with a large optometric referral base. There is a path to partnership available after 1-2 years of employment. Contact: Samuel E Poppell, MD 850-585-0345 (cell) email@example.com Immediate opening for a locum tenens with excellent surgical skills .
Additional Salary Information: Annual bonus based upon production.
4 weeks paid vacation/yr
Path to Partnership
Emerald Coast Eye Institute is a leading provider of comprehensive eye care in Northwest Florida, established 26 years, with 3 board certified ophthalmologists. We have fellowship trained specialists in cornea/external disease as well as a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist working out of three offices in Destin, Ft. Walton Beach and Crestview and two outpatient surgery centers.