Lahey Hospital and Medical Center (a founding member of Beth Israel Lahey Health) is offering a position for a general ophthalmologist or glaucoma subspecialist to join our Department of Ophthalmology. We are a physician-led, multi-disciplinary group practice of more than 600 doctors. Our two hospitals (Burlington and Peabody) and multiple satellite clinics are located in the northern and western suburbs of Boston. The area provides excellent school systems, abundant cultural activities, and convenient access to the mountains and seacoast. Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, a 317-bed tertiary care facility and outpatient clinic and Level II trauma center is located in Burlington, MA. Lahey Hospital and Medical Center has a fully integrated EPIC EHR platform. The Ophthalmology department has four modern and fully equipped offices (Burlington, Peabody, Lynnfield and Arlington, MA) and a state of the art surgical facility in the Peabody hospital. We have LenSx, Centurion phacoemulsification machines, Zeiss microscopes, ORA, ECP, micropulse laser unit, as well as Argon, SLT and OCT/VF in all our offices. The successful applicant will join a dynamic ophthalmology service with 17 comprehensive and subspecialty ophthalmologists and 9 optometrists. We are a part of the residency teaching program of the Tufts/New England Eye Center and our MDs qualify for academic appointments at Tufts University School of Medicine. Our department also has longstanding teaching and service relationships with ophthalmology programs in Egypt, Turkey, and El Salvador.
We are seeking a board certified or eligible ophthalmologist (general ophthalmologist or fellowship trained glaucoma specialist) with excellent surgical and clinical skills. The successful candidate will be expected to take part in resident teaching and collaborate with colleagues on clinical, academic, and administrative projects. Research interests are welcomed and supported, but are not a requirement for this position.
Salary and benefits are competitive. Lahey is an equal opportunity employer.
Interested candidates should send a CV and brief cover letter to both: