About the Position St. Luke's is seeking a full-time Oculoplastic Surgeon to join our newest practice in The Villages, FL. This new venture will be a sister practice to our existing, well-established clinic and ASC at our Creekside location, which is anchored by a high volume cataract surgeon. Our ideal candidate will provide functional oculoplastic services with a focus on blepharoplasty and brow lifts. We will also encourage and support growth in the cosmetic market as well, with opportunities for the trained candidate to provide services such as cosmetic lid procedures, laser skin rejuvenation, Botox, and fillers. Fellowship training in oculofacial plastic surgery required, must be BC/BE.
Our practice provides unique and powerful internal referral opportunities via our existing providers to our new oculoplastic surgeon. In addition, our oculoplastic surgeon will have an outstanding opportunity to leverage our established brand and goodwill in the community to build a strong external referral base.
Our oculoplastic surgeon will work out of our 10,000 square foot state of the art clinic in the Center for Advanced Healthcare at Brownwood, a brand new 250,000 sq. ft. multi-specialty facility that will be a destination for specialty healthcare. Our oculoplastic surgeon will also have access to our established AAAHC accredited ambulatory surgery center at our Creekside location in the heart of The Villages, just minutes from our Brownwood office.
This position offers a competitive compensation package, job flexibility, and benefits that include: malpractice, health, disability and dental insurance, along with a relocation allowance and reimbursement for professional expenses. Partnership opportunities are available for the right candidate.
About St. Luke's St. Luke's Cataract and Laser Institute has a long-standing reputation for excellence in cataract surgery and eye care. The eye surgeons and ophthalmologists at St. Luke's are known for their expertise and dedication to care giving. With state of the art equipment and facilities, our doctors, led by Pit Gills, MD continue the tradition of innovation and development of new technologies and techniques in ophthalmology that our founder, Dr. James Gills began when he first opened the doors in 1968.
Since 2012, St. Luke's has been recognized in the central Florida community as leaders in medical and surgical ophthalmology, providing care to residents of The Villages, Ocala, Leesburg, Mt. Dora, Inverness and the surrounding areas. Our next addition to our experienced team will have the benefit of the goodwill and brand recognition that is already well established within the local and regional communities and The Villages healthcare network.
About The Villages Known as Florida's Friendliest Hometown, The Villages is a premier active adult community that is home to over 157,000 residents. One of the nation's fastest growing senior lifestyle communities, The Villages offers an incredible practice building opportunity to a new ophthalmic physician.
While the community caters to the senior Florida lifestyle, it also attracts young families and professionals. As employees within The Villages, children of St. Luke's employees have the unique opportunity to attend the highly rated charter school system. The Villages Charter schools are recognized as one of the most successful charter programs in the state, receiving an "A" rating 17 years in a row. The Villages is also becoming an increasing draw for young professionals, with fine arts performances, nationally recognized shopping and dining, golfing, and much more. The residential areas surrounding The Villages offer an aura of a secluded community lifestyle, while just a short drive to world-famous attractions such as Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando, Busch Gardens, and Florida's beautiful Atlantic and Gulf coast.
Equal Opportunity Employer St. Luke'sCataract & Laser Institute is an equal employment opportunity employer.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive compensation and benefits package.