We are seeking a BE/BC Ophthalmologist to join our busy, well-established practice for the Summer of 2019. We have 3 ophthalmologists and 1 optometrist. The senior ophthalmologist will become part-time beginning July 2019 and has averaged 200 cataracts/year. Date to start is flexible. This is our 45th year in practice and we have an excellent reputation in our community. There is opportunity for teaching Family Practice residents and Medical Students if interested.
We are a Comprehensive Ophthalmology practice with one partner having fellowship training in Cornea and another having interest in Pediatrics. In a single location we efficiently see over 20,000 patient visits per year. We have a well equipped office with 17 lanes, SLT, OCT, YAG, topography, argon laser and Medflow EMR. We offer competitive salary and benefits. There is eligibility for partnership. There is an opportunity to become owner of an ambulatory surgery center as well as an Optical shop.
We have an excellent work-life balance. There are no weekend or evening hours and new associates will work 4.5 days/week. Hospital call is 1 week every 10 weeks.
South Bend is the home of the University of Notre Dame. This provides the significant cultural and athletic events that you would expect of a large University. We are 90 minutes from Chicago and 45 minutes from Lake Michigan. Northern Indiana has a low cost of living, and has quality public schools along with an excellent malpractice climate.
The ideal candidate possesses a great personality, is extremely ethical and is highly motivated to contribute to the growth of the practice. Sub-specialty interest in Glaucoma is a plus as there is no glaucoma provider in the region. Interest in Medical Retina would also be welcomed.