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Optometrist Opportunities


Schwartz Laser Eye Center is searching for a full time optometrist with experience managing refractive surgeries and ocular disease in addition to general optometric care. Duties will include co-managing pre- and post-op cataract surgeries, lasik procedures, and ICLs. Candidate should desire to work in a team atmosphere, conduct themselves with a high degree of professionalism, and strive to provide the highest quality of care. Analytical problem solving and strong communication skills are a must. A highly skilled technical staff will work up patients for you so that you can focus on doctoring. Schwartz Laser Eye Center is the official LASIK center of the Suns, Diamondbacks, and Coyotes. Aside from providing state-of-the-art refractive surgical options, Dr Schwartz has been performing surgery in the Phoenix area since 1997. He was chosen to be the team ophthalmologist for the Phoenix Suns in 1999 and The Phoenix Mercury in 2000, the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2002, and the team LASIK ophthalmologist for the Arizona Coyotes in 2002. He is also an ophthalmology consultant to the Milwaukee Brewers and Chicago Cubs.

We have offices in Scottsdale, Glendale and Mesa. The candidate should be prepared to travel to our 3 locations. We offer a generous salary and benefits.

Please submit your letter of interest and CV for immediate consideration bridget@schwartzlaser.com 

ad date: 9/27/22


OD OPPORTUNITIES in Glendale, Peoria, Tolleson, Phoenix, Tucson and Casa Grande! Doctors Exchange of Arizona is looking for a dedicated Optometrist with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering a great patient experience. Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists with Flexible Scheduling and great benefits. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues. We believe they are the hero of primary eye care.

Please e-mail your resume to: Toni.Krause@Pure-OD.com or text/call 206-265-9564 We’d love to schedule a practice visit with you today. .

ad date: 9/22/22


Central Phoenix Eye Care seeking OD for full time and part time position. We care for toddlers to seniors providing full scope optometric services in a private practice. Recently relocated to a new office on 7th St and Camelback we care for patients across the Valley. Contact lenses and medical care are a big part of our practice which has been in Central Phoenix for 40 years.

Send resume to info@cpe.phxcoxmail.com or call us at602-265-8597.

ad date: 9/22/22


We are searching for a talented and qualified optometrist to join our growing practice. As an optometrist, you will be expected to use your skills and knowledge to provide high-quality vision care to our patients. Your duties will include conducting eye examinations, prescribing corrective lenses, and determining patients’ visual alertness. To qualify for this role, you must be state-licensed and possess in-depth knowledge of eye-related disorders, conditions, and treatment. The ideal candidate will be customer service oriented with excellent analytical and communication skills.

Optometrist Responsibilities: • Perform thorough routine eye inspections. • Identify the patient’s visual alertness, field of vision, and hand-eye coordination. • Diagnose sight problems, such as nearsightedness and color blindness. • Prescribe corrective lenses and medications. • Maintain accurate medical files for all patients. • Promote eye health by teaching patients about proper eye care techniques. • Identify and assess eye defects and diseases such as diabetes and liver failure. • Record all diagnosis and treatment plans including transfers and therapeutic prescriptions.

Location is 1040 South Gilbert Road, Gilbert, AZ 85296 Primary 480-893- 8776 Office Corp 480-598-3439 Fax 602-807-6430

ad date: 9/20/22

Great Eyes (Full Time or Part Time)

Established 24 year old practice inside Tempe Costco, we primarily focus on eyeglass and contact lens prescriptions. Looking for 1 full time or multiple part time positions to fill the schedule. Current ODs on staff here for 5+ years as independent contractors. Practice has 2 lanes, schedule currently set at 3 patients/hr. Office is open Monday - Saturday, willing to open & staff Sundays if preferred by applicant. 3 techs staffed on 2 Dr days, prestesting provided, Optomap available and Nidek RT-5100 refractor. Competitive negotiable compensation. Pls call or text to 6023189623 or email to drcamillechung@gmail.com

ad date: 9/14/22

Full Time Optometrist- Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community/ Scottsdale, AZ

The Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) is looking for an Optometrist to join our team at our NEW state-of-the-art River People Health Center (RPHC) in Scottsdale, Arizona. We are seeking candidates that have experience in medical eye exams and are fluent with all the latest technologies. We value people skills that enable outstanding patient care and a great working relationship with our dedicated staff.

Benefits include: • Competitive Salary • Diverse culture • 14 paid holidays + Your Birthday • 401K Retirement Plan • FSA/HSA • Health Benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life and disability • Wellness Program – Earn credits toward cash or time off

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education: • A Doctor of Optometry Degree from an accredited college or university, 2 years full-time experience or residency trained preferred. • Must be a licensed Optometrist in the State of Arizona • Clinical experience preferred

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: • May be required to work beyond normal work hours. • Successful completion of a pre-employment background check and drug test. • SRPMIC is a mandatory COVID vaccine employer.

Please apply to Ashley.Jackson@SRPMIC-nsn.gov

ad date: 9/6/22

Seeking Full or Part-Time Optometrist (4 day work week for FT) 

Private practice in Maricopa, AZ (city of Maricopa) is looking for either a full or part-time optometrist to join our team. Primary care/family practice. We practice full-scope optometry (routine eye exams, contacts lenses, and treatment of eye disease). Also open to adding on specialties if desired by the applicant (dry eye management, myopia management, specialty contact lenses, etc). State of the art equipment, EMR, Optomap, Eidon retinal camera, Cirrus OCT, Humphrey VF. Start date is flexible. 4 day work week for full-time position (unless 5 days is preferred). Competitive salary, production bonus, medical/dental insurance. Excellent support staff, fun working environment.

Please send emails/CVS to: Kelley Lawrence O.D., F.A.A.O drlawrence@deserteyecarecenter.com 480-290-1245

ad date: 8/24/22

Payson Part-time OD Needed

Wal-Mart Vision Center in Payson, Arizona is looking for 1 to 2 days a week coverage. Flexible hours and days. Excellent pay. Please text 9282029431 or email at jamathis76@gmail.com

ad date: 8/23/22

Part-time Associate OD Position

Private practice in Tempe seeking an associate optometrist to join our team. Part-time position, with scheduling flexibility, and Monday thru Friday office hours. Paid as base daily rate with bonus on production. We provide comprehensive primary care with focus to grow in dry eye and myopia management. If interested, email resume to amisinco@opticalintuitions.com

ad date: 8/11/22

Full-Time Associate OD Opportunity

Full-Time Associate OD Opportunity: Our 14-year established practice inside the East Mesa Costco is seeking an optometrist to join our team. Our office has 4 full-time doctors and 3 lanes, is open Monday through Saturday and closed on Sunday. We use the Marco TRS refracting system, Optos Daytona Plus, Topcon Maestro 2, Crystal PM and have 4 dedicated staff to pretest the patients and assist the doctor. We offer a $500 base per-diem paid W-2, attainable daily production-based bonus, paid liability insurance, paid state license, annual CE reimbursement, paid time off and medical/dental insurance. We offer an efficient work environment and flexible schedule that has kept all our doctors here for 5+ years. Email oasiseyecare@gmail.com for more information. 

ad date: 7/18/22

Amazing Non-Profit Looks for Energetic OD to Serve the Vision Needs of Local Children

EyeCare4Kids (EC4K) Arizona, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit, looks to hire a licensed Doctor of Optometry in good standing with the State of AZ. We have a part-time to full-time position available. EC4K AZ provides professional eye care to low-income, visually impaired children and underserved families, which includes professional eye exams, vision screenings and glasses, when needed. In AZ, EC4K has a brick-and-mortar clinic located at the Alhambra Family Resource (Glendale, AZ) as well as mobile clinic (a customized RV).

EC4K needs an individual with a desire to deliver exceptional customer service through all patient interactions; to collaborate with staff and volunteers on best practices and procedures; ensure adherence to state, local, and federal healthcare regulations.

Competencies should include: (1) creation of a culture of patient care, safety and accuracy (2) a focus on and maintenance of a healthy, fun-filled environment with appropriate communication methods and interpersonal skills necessary for interaction with children (3) individual who stays current on changes in optical procedures, ideas, and processes and shares information with ED, staff and, as appropriate, Advisory Board members and volunteers.

Please email resumes or inquires to ashlee@eyecare4kids.org

ad date: 7/13/22

Optometrist needed in North Scottsdale

We are looking for a friendly, motivated PT Optometrist for 1-3 days in our North Scottsdale independent retail location. Experience with EMR is preferred but not required. Scheduling is flexible with Mondays through Saturdays available. Compensation is open to discussion. We are dedicated to finding the right fit and the right person to become a part of our fun and growing team. Please email your resume/CV to doctor4eyz@yahoo.com

ad date: 7/11/22

Excellent Cave Creek OD Opportunity

We are a private practice in the Cave Creek / North Phoenix area looking for a part time optometrist 2 days a week (No weekends). Our office is fully equipped with Crystal PM EHR, Optomap, OCT, topographer, Octopus VF & auto-phoropter. We offer full scope optometric care with emphasis in dry eye and ocular disease management. Because we are out of network providers for all vision care plans, we have the luxury of seeing patients at a comfortable pace. Optometrist must be personable, provide thorough exams & spend time educating patients. We have a very friendly patient base, hard working support staff & take pride in providing exceptional customer service. If interested in joining our team, please send resume/CV to jlam@eyecarenorth.com New grads are welcome and encouraged to apply! 

ad date: 7/11/22

Flexible Part Time to Full Time O.D. Opportunity in Tucson, AZ…Great Locations, Helpful Team, Great Patients

Tucson Optical Image has 2 boutique locations in Tucson and Park Place Malls. We are seeking a full-time or part-time OD to help us cover our two busy existing locations. Our office has been in business for 30+ years and our staff are a team of truly incredible individuals who are dedicated, knowledgeable, fun, and caring.

If you like to be flexible, this may be the opportunity for you. We are looking for someone who can fill in for the primary doctor and potentially grow into a more full-time position soon.

You'll use your clinical and interpersonal skills to provide high-quality vision care to our patients. The ideal OD candidate is committed to delivering quality patient care and is eager to learn and develop their clinical skillset.

Your regular duties will include: • Perform comprehensive eye exams • Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease • Prescribe corrective lenses • Promote healthy vision by counseling and educating patients • Maintain detailed patient records regarding diagnosis, treatment plans, and progress • Handle eyecare emergencies

Optometrist Job Requirements & Qualifications • Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree • Valid state license to practice optometry • Ability to communicate with a wide range of patient personalities • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • A strong sense of workplace professionalism and personal ethics • Customer-service orientation with excellent interpersonal skills Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eyecare, or you’re an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply here today hr@luminavisionpartners.com

ad date: 7/11/22

West Side of Phoenix OD Needed

Independent retail practice on west side of Phoenix is looking for a personable and outgoing PT or FT associate. Mostly routine exams and contact lens fittings with minimal medical visits. All pre-testing performed by technician. Practice is on Revolution EHR and equipped with an Optomap. New graduates are welcome to apply. FT associate would be eligible for health benefits, PTO and 401k. 3 exams per hour and no Saturdays are possible and alot of flexibilty on which days are covered for a PT associate. Please send CV/resume to dyerramilli@gmail.com

ad date: 6/17/22

Multiple Optometrist Opportunities: Full-Time, Part-Time & Per Diem

Nationwide Vision is a proud partner of EyeCare Partners, a clinically integrated partnership of optometry and ophthalmology clinics and surgery centers providing a full spectrum of eye care. Nationwide Vision is embracing a full-scope medical model and making significant investments in the latest equipment and technologies. Join our team and enjoy the following: signing bonuses, highly competitive salary, productivity bonuses, comprehensive medical benefits, 401k, CE and AZOA allowance, paid license fees and malpractice insurance.

Nationwide Vision has opportunities located throughout the Phoenix and Tucson markets, as well as Buckeye, Kingman, Lake Havasu, Sierra Vista, and Yuma.

Contact Paige Kirkley, Senior Physician Recruiter, at paigekirkley@eyecare-partners.com for more information!

ad date: 5/31/22

Phoenix Ophthalmology Office Opportunity

ABC Children’s Eye Specialists , a physician-owned , multi-location Pediatric Ophthalmology Practice in Phoenix, Arizona, is seeking a full-time Pediatric Optometrist to join our growing group. Our current team consists of three Pediatric Optometrists and three Pediatric Ophthalmologists. We offer a supportive work environment with state of the art equipment including ERG, OCT, Retinal Camera, Humphrey Visual Field, B-Scan and excellent compensation.

Qualifications: Ideal candidates will have completed a residency in Pediatric Optometry or an equivalent of 3+ years’ experience in Pediatric Optometry.

Benefits: 4 ½ day work week Paid Holidays Generous Salary with Bonus incentives 401k w/ company match Continuing Medical Education reimbursements State license reimbursements Medical malpractice insurance Signing Bonus Relocation Package

For inquiries, please contact Dr. Ghadeer Makoshi (gm@abckidseyes.com). Interested applicants should submit a current curriculum vitae. All inquiries will remain confidential.

ad date: 5/18/22


Our private practice in Moab, Utah is looking for a full-time associate optometrist. Qualified candidates should be competent in full-scope optometric care. We believe that interpersonal skills are as important as clinical skills. Interested individuals must be outgoing and able to maintain a positive work environment. Our practice is focused on culture. We know that happy employees make happy patients. Guaranteed minimum salary of $150k, an additional average of 15-20k in productivity incentives, and a 25K signing bonus. Many other great benefits! Our office hours are 9-5 Monday through Friday with weekends off. Our practice has an OCT, Optos, and HVF and a trained staff to scribe and prescreen. New grads welcome. Individuals can send a resume to rhayesod@gmail.com or text at 267-736-6335

ad date: 4/27/22

Low Vision Associate

ViewFinder Low Vision Resource Center is looking to expand to new locations, and we need an associate to help meet the patient demand! Since 1992 we have been an Arizona leader in the low vision rehabilitation of patients with macular degeneration, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, optic nerve disease, stroke, brain injury and other forms of visual impairment. Patient Appointments are Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm with no weekends or on-call. We have two offices, Mesa and Sun City, and satellite clinics throughout Arizona and Utah.

We are searching for an associate optometrist to perform low vision evaluations, including: -Extensive case history and low vision survey -Trial frame refraction -Evaluation of optical magnification aids, electronic magnification devices, field expansion tools, and assistive technology -Driver license evaluations -Assessment of glare and contrast -Management of diplopia and binocular rivalry -In-depth patient education on local and national low vision resources -Training sessions with patients on low vision aids and assistive technology features

Opportunities for promotion, full-time work, and partnership will become available to associates who demonstrate excellence in patient care and are driven to expand our clinical opportunities.

For questions and interest, contact Dr. Carlos Grandela at cgrandela@viewfinderlowvision.com

ad date: 4/26/22

Multi City Opportunities

OD opportunities in Mesa, Glendale, Peoria, Tolleson, Phoenix, Tucson and Casa Grande! Doctors Exchange of Arizona is looking for a dedicated Optometrist with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering a great patient experience. Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues. We believe they are the hero of primary eye care. Please e-mail your resume to: Jim.Medina@Pure-OD.com or text/call 909-247-8282. We’d love to schedule a practice visit today.

ad date: 4/14/22

Tucson OD Needed

Tucson Optometry Clinic has expanded! We are seeking full-time or part-time ODs to help us cover our two locations. Our office is family-owned and operated and our staff is made up of truly incredible individuals who are dedicated, fun and caring. Our new ODs will be provided with well-trained scribes and optometric technicians as well as up-to-date medical instrumentation so that they will be able to focus on providing the kind of patient communication and care that our patients have come to expect. Doctors comfortable with providing medical testing and treatment are preferred, but our biggest priority will be in providing our patients and staff with someone who is professional and kind. Resumes may be submitted to jamie.hiscox@yahoo.com or you may call (520) 885-2052.

ad date: 4/4/22

Walmart San Tan Valley

Immediate Independent Optometrist Opportunity available at Walmart Store in high growth area San Tan Valley, Arizona. This is busy Vision center that supports appointments 5 days per week. For Info call John Reen Market Health & Wellness Director at 480-204-6800

ad date: 3/25/22

Phoenix Air National (161st Air Refueling Wing) Guard-Part Time

The Air National Guard is a great opportunity to serve your community, state and nation! The 161st Air Refueling Wing Medical Group can benefit from your talent and skills. You will be part of an energetic training medical facility of 64 medics; serving a base of over 900 Air Force component members. Responsibilities include interacting with flying and non-flying status members, performing and managing a spectrum of visual screening tests, processing prescriptions for military eyewear & overall management, direction of ophthalmic programs.

Seeking Optometrists for part-time service (one weekend a month and potentially up to fifteen days a year for annual training). The opportunity requires joining the Air National Guard as a uniformed member and offers an authorized rank (Pay Grade) up to Lieutenant Colonel (O-5).

Please direct inquiries to Dr. Brian Dursteler at: brian.dursteler@us.af.mil or call 602-302-9333 or 602-302-9105

ad date: 3/25/22

Gaze Optometry (Full time/part time)

Looking for 1 doctor interested in working 4 days a week and having 5 days off every other week. A second doctor is needed for Saturday coverage. Open to having two different doctors covering half of the Saturday shifts a month. The practice is a small two-lane office operating independent of Costco but located inside the SE Gilbert Costco warehouse. There are no glasses or contact lens sales done in the office. We do not accept vision or medical insurances and patients self submit their receipts. Two technicians will be working side by side to help with flow and efficiency in the office. Every patient will receive optomap imaging as a standard. The clinic hours will operate from 10 am-6 pm Monday-Friday (doctors seeing last patient at 4:50), 9:30 am-5:30 pm on Saturdays (doctors seeing last patient at 4:10), and closed on Sundays. Doctors may chose to work as independent contractors or as a W2 employees receiving medical benefits with a 4 day work week considered full time. Doctors will be paid per patient seen in the office and have the potential to make $800/day. The schedule is set to see 3 patients an hour with an hour lunch break. Please send resumes to gazeoptometryaz@gmail.com

ad date: 3/23/22

Seeking Part time OD – Private Practice in Casa Grande AZ (20 min south of Chandler)

Well established practice in a brand new office. Looking for a very motivated doctor who is willing to give top notch eye care for 3 consecutive days a week(no weekends). Applicants must be highly organized, outgoing, willing to practice full scope optometry and be comfortable recommending optical products from the exam room. Office is state of the art with EMR, OCT, VF, Auto Phoropters & Retinal Camera. Ideal opportunity for a doctor who is looking for long term employment at a one office location. Applicants must be open to seeing all ages of patients and must be comfortable with exams every 30 minutes. Very generous hourly rate plus additional retirement benefit. Will pay towards CE and licensing fees also. Please send CV and all inquiries to drmattlittlejohn@gmail.com

ad date: 3/14/22

Amazing private practice opportunity in Lake Havasu City Arizona!

We are growing and hiring an Associate OD. The four doctors and 26 team members at Lake Havasu Family Eyecare exhibit our core values daily - Drama free, positive can-do attitude, pride of workplace, professional, and have fun. We are currently looking for a FT or PT or seasonal associate, to provide patient care up to 36 hours a week. We are open Monday to Friday 8-5 and there is no call, nights or weekends. We practice full scope medical optometry and see patients of all ages. Our clinic has nine exam lanes, three pre-test rooms, three special test rooms and a 1000 square foot optical. We currently offer all of the latest diagnostic and treatment technologies including Optos, OCT, Humphrey field analyzer, Diopsys, Lipoflow and Macular pigment testing. We also have a Dry Eye Spa with TempSure Envi Radio Frequency for Dry Eye, ran by our part-time esthetician. Our practice is Located in beautiful Lake Havasu City AZ, nestled in the NW corner of the state, situated right along the Colorado river and home of the London Bridge. Our Population is 60-95k depending on the season and our city is growing. Lake Havasu is located less than three hours from so many fantastic destinations including Scottsdale, Las Vegas, Palm Springs and the Grand Canyon/Flagstaff. We are offering a highly competitive and lucrative salary and benefit package, including health insurance, 401k, PTO, CE stipend and moving/sign on bonus. If this sounds like a team you want to work with please contact us! tsobchuk@hotmail.com

ad date: 3/3/22


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