Maine Eye, a premier, multispecialty, private ophthalmology practice, seeks a board-certified/eligible ophthalmologist to serve as the Medical Director for the Maine Eye General Ophthalmology Clinic and Site Director for the Ophthalmology Teaching Program for Graduate and Undergraduate Medical Education at Maine Medical Center (MMC).
Job responsibilities include:
Training and reviewing students enrolled in the Ophthalmology Teaching Program
Coordination of a Pre-residency Fellowship Program including the selection, scheduling, teaching and training of candidates
Seeing a combination of regular general and urgent care ophthalmology patients in the General Clinic
Inpatient consults Maine Medical Center
Treating all new patient urgent care referrals under the Coverage Program with the hospital
Performing cataract surgery on a weekly or bi-weekly basis
The ideal candidate enjoys teaching, is a strong communicator, and an excellent clinician. Maine Eye is a physician-owned private practice with a state of the art 4 room ASC, 11 MD's , 5 optometrists and a strong referral base. Maine Medical Center is a 637 bed designated “Magnet Hospital”. Maine Eye and Maine Medical Center have a long-standing close working relationship, and the Medical Center is affiliated with Tufts University School of Medicine. The General Ophthalmology clinic serves as the foundation for MMC undergraduate teaching rotations in ophthalmology and addresses important community needs caring for a population with complex ophthalmic conditions. The clinic team works closely with all subspecialty services.
In addition to a competitive salary, we offer an excellent benefits package including 401K plan with match, professional dues, malpractice, medical, life and disability insurances. Maine Eye is located in Portland on the beautiful coast of Maine, readily accessible to the ocean, pristine lakes, and ski mountains. Located just 90 miles from Boston, Portland is known for it’s restaurants, concert venues, craft breweries, biking and hiking trails, museums and a myriad of other cultural and recreational activities.
Maine Eye Center is a physician owned multi-specialty practice in Portland, Maine.
Maine Eye Center is northern New England’s most comprehensive eye specialty practice, with an on-site ASC, YAG, femtosecond and excimer lasers, and a complete optical shop.