Well established, 50 year old solo practice looking for energetic young Ophthalmologist to take over practice as soon as new person is comfortable and capable to run a very busy surgical general eye practice with average of 16 surgical cases weekly. This practice is equipped with a modern, two room, free standing ASC, owned personally, adjacent to modern, 8 lane clinic, owned personally, with employee Optometrist of 16 years on board. The practice has a full service Optical Shop, latest diagnostic equipment (IOL Master, Immersion A-Scan, Cornea-scope, OCT, digital Zeiss Fundus camera, Humphrey Field analyser) with new Integrity EMR with Advanced MD practice management computers in all lanes. Latest model Haag-Streit Slit lamps, Reliance chairs and stands with computer video vision testing equipment in each lane, generating ~2 million gross earnings yearly with 4 Eye Technicians, Argon Laser, new YAG/SLT Laser in clinic. Guarantee $200,000 starting salary with anticipation of ownership within start of second year on site. Clinic building sold separately as is ASC, if interested/capable. Great retirement community with mean age ~62 population, producing high level of medical and surgical cases. Smallish north-central Arkansas community with 120 bed modern Hospital with 120 Staff physicians with almost all sub-specialties. Modern, excellent large 5-A School system with new ASU College campus in town. Two large Corps of Engineers lakes, three world class rivers for trout, bass, walleye, striper, and crappie fisheries. Excellent outdoor adventure opportunities such as camping, canoeing, hunting and fishing. Low property taxes, reasonable land prices, loads of modern, affordable housing, located in the beautiful Ozark Mountains with average elevation 800+ above sea level, with four seasons, generous rain fall, average 3-4 snow falls each winter, ( 18-22 inches ) and temperate springs and summers. Many shopping resources such as Lowes, Home Depot, Hobby Lobby, largest Walmart in the state, 4 Health Food stores, men's and women's and children's clothing stores (eg T J Max) , two local 18 hole golf courses. 1 1/2 hours from Branson, Mo., 2 hours from Springfield, Mo., 2 1/2 hours from Little Rock, Ar and 4 hours from Memphis, Tn., with 5,800 ft runway local private airport.
Owner is a very active, youthful 67 yo male who intends to transition to part time work ASAP but will be fully prepared to cover practice for new owner should he/she desire to take extended vacations for up to 30 days at a time for as long as physically able.
Board Eligible/Certified, English as primary language, high energy and ambitious, personable with excellent surgical and diagnostic skills.
Additional Salary Information: Bonus available after earning 200% of salary