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Part Time Optometrist - Byron Center, MI

Date:  Jul 16, 2021
Req ID:  43124
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Country:  US
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VSP Global is committed to providing professional opportunities for Optometrists. That’s why we’re connecting you to Premier Program providers recruiting for openings at their private practices.


There is a part-time opportunity for an Associate Optometrist at Curtis Eye Care, located in Byron Center, Michigan.


Why you should apply


Curtis Eye Care has been the center-point of Byron Center for over 30 years and is the place to go for a comprehensive vision and medical eye care service. As a well-respected business in the community, this practice is flourishing, and long-term opportunity is on the horizon for the right Associate Optometrist. If you’re an ambitious professional who thrives in a highly efficient and high-volume practice, wants to work with the latest technologies, and join a team of talented professionals, this is your chance!


Located in the southwest region of Grand Rapids, Byron Center is a family-friendly town that offers a combination of small-town comfort and nearby city life. With charming neighborhoods and an abundance of beautiful parks, residents enjoy many seasonal activities all year round. Byron Center also has a growing economic presence with new commercial and housing developments. Residents who want to venture beyond shopping malls can discover unique independent stores, hearty comfort-food restaurants, and plentiful recreation opportunities. The town is also home to an excellent public school system. Its proximity to Grand Rapids, just a 15-minute drive, makes this quaint town a desirable place to work and call home.


About Curtis Eye Care


Established in 1988, Curtis Eye Care has provided full-service optometry to families and residents in Kent County of all ages, visual and medical diagnoses. The team of Optometrists takes a patient-centric approach to eye care with a significant focus on medical eye care. The practice offers a wide range of services, including exams for special populations, ocular disease treatment and management, and contact lens services. As Curtis Eye Care serves a large patient base, the practice is looking to add an Associate Optometrist who can preserve the legacy service for years to come.


Curtis Eye Care utilizes state-of-the-art vision care technology to diagnose and treat a wide array of eye diseases, such as optical coherence tomography and advanced retinal imaging. Additionally, cloud-based technology is utilized to manage electronic health records, establish a baseline of patients’ ocular health, and monitors changes. A team of Optometric Technicians efficiently conduct patient workups and pretesting to enable a smooth practice flow, allowing the Optometrists to care for 30 or more patients daily. Customers enjoy a family-friendling shopping experience as they browse a wide selection of fashionable eyewear and designer frames. The Opticians work closely with the patients to select proper frames for cosmetic, lifestyle, and vision needs.


About the Associate Optometrist Opening


Curtis Eye Care is seeking a part-time Optometrist who is passionate about providing the highest level of personalized care to help patients achieve optimal vision. You’ll practice primary care optometry, prescribe contact lenses, and manage glaucoma patients. A candidate who has deep knowledge of medical eye care and thrives in a fast-paced environment will be an asset to the team. This is a unique opportunity to care for various patients and conditions while working with other experts who support and value each other.  


To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate leadership, communication, interpersonal skills, and compassion for patient health and safety. The ideal candidate will want to develop skills through mentorship with experienced doctors and integrate new techniques and innovations that improve patient care and services.


Minimum qualifications include:


  • Optometry license in the state of Michigan


Preferred specialties include:


  • Contact lenses
  • Glaucoma management
  • Medical eye care knowledge


Curtis Eye Care is currently offering the following:


  • Competitive base pay
  • Simple retirement plan


Special Notice

This is not a career opportunity with VSP Global or its companies. VSP Global is helping Premier Program providers recruit qualified applicants for their private practices. The hiring decision and acceptance of this position is solely between the hiring practice and the applicant.


The above information in this description was provided by the hiring practice. It has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee in this role. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees hired in this role.

Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

Job Segment: Optometry, Medical, Patient Care, EMR, Healthcare

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