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Optometrist - N Babylon, NY

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Req ID:  37149
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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.

 

This exciting opportunity for an Optometrist is available at Sunset City Eyewear located in North Babylon, New York.

 

Why you should apply

This successful, well-established family practice lives by its mission to offer the most comprehensive and advanced eye care in North Babylon. As Sunset City Eyewear continues to grow, a long-term opportunity is on the horizon for the right Optometrist. If you’re an energetic professional looking to practice full-scope optometry at a high-volume practice, learn from other talented professionals to drive the business forward—with the potential for a future partnership opportunity, this is your chance!  

 

Situated on the south shore of Long Island in Suffolk County, North Babylon offers many unique facets for residents to embrace. The town of Babylon, just minutes away, boasts endless cuisines, boutique shops, as well as beautiful Argyle Park. The spring-fed lake at Belmont Lake State Park and the sprawling ocean beaches at Robert Moses State Park and Jones Beach are just a short drive. Its proximity to some of Long Island’s most visited destinations—The Hamptons, Montauk, Greenport, Riverhead, Ocean Beach, and Long Beach to name a few—residents can easily explore world-renowned beaches, award-winning vineyards, historic lighthouses, eclectic dining, premiere golf courses and Gatsby-era style mansions. For those who want to experience captivating city life and even more fascinating landmarks, Manhattan is just a quick train ride away. With all that North Babylon has to offer, make it an ideal location to practice and a wonderful place to call home.

 

About Sunset City Eyewear

Sunset City Eyewear is owned by Dr. Michael B. Levinson, who purchased the practice in 1977 to serve the surrounding communities. For over 40 years, Dr. Levinson has provided full-service optometry to families and residents in Western Suffolk and Eastern Nassau Counties of all ages, insurances and visual/medical diagnoses, and specializes in medical optometry and specialty contacts. The practice is located in the Sunset Plaza Shopping Center and easily accessible from NY-231, Southern State Parkway, and Long Island Rail Road’s Babylon station. To help support the practice’s growth and maintain the legacy service for years to come, Dr. Levinson is looking to add an additional provider to the team of 11 staff members, including opticians, administrative support team and a dedicated billing department.

 

As a well-respected business in the community, this practice focuses heavily on the patient experience. The office is warm, comfortable and welcoming, inviting patients to shop a wide selection of fashionable eyewear and designer frames. The optometry professionals work closely with the patients to select proper frames for cosmetic, lifestyle and vision needs. The practice uses state-of-the-art vision care technology, including Optos ultra-widefield retinal imaging to diagnose and treat a wide array of eye diseases. For patients looking to explore contacts, the practice offers a comprehensive array of contact lenses and custom lens services for routine and hard-to-fit—plus, patients can receive same-day contacts. 

 

About the opening

Sunset City Eyewear is seeking an Optometrist who is passionate about providing personalized and individualized care to ensure excellent eye health, as well as a commitment to patient education to preserve eye health. In this role, you will provide full-scope optometry including in-depth eye exams; prescribe contacts and glasses; and, diagnose and treat ocular diseases. The current office hours are from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday; 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tuesday and Friday; 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday; and 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday. The Optometrist will work three to four days a week—a candidate with deep knowledge in medical optometry and contacts would be a complementary addition to the practice. For the right candidate, a future partnership opportunity may be available.

 

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 want to continuously develop his/her skills through mentorship with experienced doctors, and willing to integrate new techniques and innovations that improve patient care and services. Maintaining quality vision care is necessary for the success of Sunset City Eyewear; therefore, it is important for the Optometrist to share this goal.  

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Optometry license in the state of New York
  • Two to four years of experience

As an employee of the practice, you’ll enjoy a range of benefits including:

  • Competitive base pay
  • Full medical coverage
  • Retirement options
  • 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: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty

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