Richmond VA: Join the Retina Division of Virginia's most diverse and highly respected multi-specialty Ophthalmology group consisting of 35+ providers operating seven full service locations around the region. The practice owns and operates an ASC with 5 operating rooms. Our five existing retina specialists seek a sixth fellowship trained colleague to address the growing demand in the central Virginia market area and to replace a departing provider that leaves behind a full practice. We are seeking a candidate interested in a long-term relationship with an opportunity for partnership after two years. Subspecialty coverage includes Pediatric, Cataract, Refractive, Oculoplastics, Glaucoma, and Cornea. The successful candidate will provide services at one of our newest locations in a growing market area where demand currently exceeds supply. This a chance to be a part of a very busy practice with the potential to see 50+ patients per day in an environment that promotes superior patient care and quality that is achieved through teamwork and a sense of pride that permeates the organization.
Located in one of the most livable cities in America with a metropolitan population of nearly 1.3 million residents, Richmond has received numerous accolades for best places to live, visit, affordability, leisure, restaurants scene and many more. In the city you will find a wealth of small-town charm and big-city amenities. Richmond and the surrounding area offer a family friendly environment that is rich in history with terrific neighborhoods, museums and year-round festivals. The city also boasts the region's largest museum.
Easy access to Washington, D.C., with Virginia’s beaches and the Shenandoah Mountains, all only an hour and a half away. The area enjoys four distinct seasons, including one of the most remarkable displays of fall foliage along the Eastern seaboard.
Residency and fellowship at premier programs required.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Annual base salary with generous bonus structure.
Internal Number: VEIRS10202018
About Virginia Eye Instittute
Founded in 1976, Virginia Eye Institute is one of Virginia’s oldest, largest and best-known physician owned and operated ophthalmology practices. The practice offers a comprehensive and seamless model of care to patients in the Central Virginia region utilizing a diverse assemblage of Ophthalmologists, Optometrists, Orthoptist, Opticians, Nurse Practitioners and a highly trained technical, professional and support staff.
VEI provides treatment for an entire range of ophthalmic needs and disorders including cataracts, retinal disorders, glaucoma, corneal disorders, pediatric eye care and adult strabismus, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery, LASIK and refractive surgery, optometry, as well as optical shops for glasses or customized contact lenses. The scope of services provided by VEI are highly desirable to payers and therefore VEI possesses participation agreements with all major managed care plans.
VEI’s physicians are board certified and fellowship-trained by some of the world’s leading ophthalmology programs. Inside of our optical shops, we utilize certified opticians and contact lens fitters, which distinguishes our services from other providers.