Ophthalmologist, Glaucoma-Focused – Summa Health - Akron, Ohio
Summa Health is seeking board certified/board eligible Ophthalmologist, specializing in Glaucoma treatment, to join our employed physician group, Summa Health Medical Group.
The selected candidate will become a member of Summa Health Medical Group, a multi-specialty group practice of 350+ physicians employed by the Summa Health System.
Summa Health – headquartered in Akron, Ohio – is one of the largest integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems in the state. With 2 hospitals and 20+ health centers, Summa Health provides access to care throughout the region.
Board Certified/Board Eligible in Ophthalmology
Glaucoma fellowship preferred, or experience with glaucoma surgical procedures
Unrestricted Ohio License or willingness to obtain
Dedication to resident education
Commitment to quality care in a patient centered, team-based environment
Interest in administration of residency and/or Department
At Summa Health, we offer high quality vision and surgical care to meet the community’s needs. We pride ourselves on offering comprehensive ophthalmologic care, but in an intimate and personalized setting.
Employed position with comprehensive benefit package
Competitive compensation with salary guarantee
Active involvement in medical student, resident education
Summa’s three-year residency program has as its primary objective to educate physicians who will excel in the practice of clinical ophthalmology and in the performance of ophthalmic surgery
Support Summa’s Ophthalmology Center as a physician preceptor for half-day sessions (expected 3-4 sessions/month)
Clinical work at multiple outpatient sites, including new offices which opened in October 2018
Rising from the rolling hills of the Western Reserve along the Ohio & Erie Canal, Akron is a vital heartland city at the center of multiple major transportation routes and only 40 minutes from Cleveland. Akron is surrounded by lush greenery and adjacent to Cuyahoga Valley National Park. In 2015, Forbes Magazine named Akron, Ohio as one of America’s 20 most affordable cities. The downtown hosts a vibrant arts scene and world class shopping. Northeast Ohio offers many quality primary and secondary education options.