Corneal Surgeon - Clinical Instructor / Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor
University Hospitals/ Case Western Reserve University
September 18, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
The University Hospitals Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at University Hospitals/ Case Western Reserve University brings together world-renowned physicians and leading research scientists to prevent, treat, and cure the most prevalent and devastating diseases of the eye- all while training the next generation of ophthalmology experts.
The UH Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking an academically-oriented Anterior Segment (Corneal) Surgeon to grow our Center for Anterior Segment Disease and Surgery. Appointment at the level of Clinical Instructor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or full Professor is available commensurate with experience.
The position entails clinical activity at University Hospitals Case Medical Center and at 2 satellite clinics. Excellent diagnostic and surgical skills are required.
The department supports an 18 resident Ophthalmology training program, as well as a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Glaucoma. ACGME Accreditation through 2018.
The successful candidate must maintain high clinical and ethical standards that will be carried into decision-making processes, adhere to compliance measures, establish and promote an atmosphere of unity through collaborative practice and effective communication between all staff disciplines, and foster a high level of patient and staff satisfaction.
The candidate must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Ophthalmology, with subspecialty training in anterior segment and corneal surgery. Candidate must also possess/maintain a current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Ohio.
Internal Number: 002
About University Hospitals/ Case Western Reserve University
Our physicians and clinicians are ranked among the best in the country, specializing in diseases and conditions affecting the eye and maintaining visual health. Our Eye Institute is comprised of four Centers of Excellence that specialize in:
•Cornea and ocular surface problems such as dry eye
•Herpes keratitis and keratoconus