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Optometrist - Lancaster, SC

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Req ID:  35552
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Country:  US
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VSP Global is committed to providing professional opportunities for Doctors of Optometry. That’s why we’re connecting you to Premier Program providers recruiting for openings at their private practices. 


This part-time or full-time opportunity for a Doctor of Optometry is available at Dukes' Eye Care, located in Lancaster, South Carolina. 


Why you should apply


This well-established Optometry practice is growing, and long-term opportunity is on the horizon for the right Doctor of Optometry. If you’re looking to ditch the traffic jams, join a growing practice in a family-oriented community, and practice full-scope Optometry—this is your chance! 


Located in the Charlotte metropolitan area and situated along the Catawba River and South Carolina state border, Lancaster offers the perfect blend of exciting city life and small-town comfort. Visitors and residents will enjoy an eclectic mix of the old and new, providing a unique opportunity for convenient living. Lancaster allows residents easy access to explore the area’s rich history, cultural attractions, fascinating cities, and outdoor adventures. Located less than 45 miles from the Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Lancaster is an ideal place to practice and a prime location to live.


About the practice


Dukes Eye Care was first established in the 1980s by Dr. Johnny R. Dukes, O.D. For over 35 years, this practice has provided full-service optometry to families and residents in Lancaster County of all ages, insurances, and visual/medical diagnoses, and specializes specialty contact lenses, and family eye care. Conveniently located in the Lancaster Square Shopping Center, this ideal practice location offers easy access to Monroe Highway, Highway 9, and US-521. To support the practice’s continued growth, Dr. Dukes is looking to add an O.D. to the team of six cross-trained staff members.


As a well-respected business in the community, Dukes Eye Care is focused on providing dedicated and friendly eye care service. This tech-forward practice uses state-of-the-art vision care technology to diagnose and treat a wide array of eye diseases. This practice is committed to excellence in serving patients’ vision needs, and providing patients with up-to-date optometric information, eye care needs, and eyewear.


About the opening


The practice is seeking one part-time or full-time Doctor of Optometry who is passionate about providing excellent high-quality care that Dr. Dukes' patients know and expect. The current office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, and the O.D. will have the option to provide care on Saturdays. 


To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, as well as compassion for patient health and safety. The ideal candidate will be ambitious, responsible, service-oriented, community-involved, and willing to integrate new techniques and innovations that improve patient care and services.


Minimum qualifications include:
•    Doctor of Optometry license in the state of South Carolina
•    New graduates will be considered 


As a full-time employee of the practice, you’ll enjoy a range of benefits including:
•    Competitive base pay
•    Paid vacation, sick, holiday, and personal time
•    Benefit options available
•    Team outings, celebrations, and holiday parties


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: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

Job Segment: Optometry, Medical, Patient Care, Healthcare

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