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Optometrist - Palmdale, CA

Date:  Sep 14, 2021
Req ID:  46089
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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 an excellent opportunity for an Associate Optometrist at Palmdale Optometry, located in Palmdale, California.


Why you should apply


Are you an energetic professional looking for a new opportunity to practice optometry at a top-notch, locally-owned practice? Do you want to ditch the traffic jams, live and work in one of the last affordable regions of Southern California? If you’re interested in joining a team dedicated to providing excellent eye care to diverse communities, we invite you to apply to this exciting opportunity. 


Located on the western side of the picturesque Mojave Desert, nestled in the Antelope Valley region of Southern California, Palmdale offers residents the unique opportunity for convenient and affordable living. Known for its striking desert scenery, Palmdale boasts many attractions, including the Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve, Blackbird Airpark, Rancho Vista Golf Course, Rainbow Ridge Ranch, and the Antelope Valley Mall. With a plethora of activities such as live entertainment, art galleries, horseback riding, golfing, shopping, and a variety of local breweries and restaurants—Palmdale is a great place to call home. Its proximity to Los Angeles and major transportation hubs is just another reason why this vibrant town is a prime location to practice and live!


About Palmdale Optometry


Palmdale Optometry has served the Antelope Valley region for over 15 years, offering a total eye care experience in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese to residents and families in Los Angeles County. The practice specializes in primary eye care, ocular disease management including glaucoma, specialty contact lenses, and surgical co-management for laser vision correction. Palmdale Optometry is centrally located on East Palmdale Blvd, easily accessible from Highway 138 and 14 and residents in Lancaster. To help maintain practice growth and preserve its outstanding service, the business is looking to add an Associate Optometrist to the team of five professionals. 
Palmdale Optometry strives to offer quality care in a comfortable environment to ensure a lifetime of clear vision. The practice leverages advanced diagnostic technology to diagnose and treat a wide array of ocular diseases. Behind-the-scenes optical technology includes autorefractors, Optovue OCT, Centervue digital retinal camera, and  Humphrey Visual Field. An Optometric Technician efficiently conducts patient workups and pretesting to enable a smooth practice flow, allowing the doctors to spend quality time with patients. In addition, customers enjoy shopping at the optical boutique that offers a large selection of designer frames—plus, patients will receive personalized attention from the Optician who assists in selecting the right frames for comfort, functionality, and personal style. 


About the Associate Optometrist Opening


Palmdale Optometry is seeking an Associate Optometrist passionate about providing personalized and individualized care to ensure excellent eye health and vision care for all patients. You’ll perform eye examinations, scleral lens fitting, glaucoma, and other ocular disease management 32 to 36 hours weekly. A candidate certified in glaucoma and has at least one to two years of experience will be an asset to the team. Palmdale Optometry is looking for an energetic and motivated team player to serve patients of all backgrounds.  If you’re someone who has dedicated your life to the field of optometry and is passionate about helping communities access vision care, the is the opportunity for you. Additionally, for the right Associate Optometrist, a future potential partnership opportunity may be available. 


To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate leadership, excellent patient communication skills, interpersonal skills, and compassion for patient health and safety. In addition, 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:


•    Optometry license in the state of California


Preferred qualifications include:


•    One to two years of experience
•    Glaucoma certified


Palmdale Optometry is offering the following benefits:


•    Competitive base pay
•    Medical and dental insurance
•    Malpractice insurance
•    Retirement plan
•    Potential partnership opportunity


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: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Optometry, Medical, Patient Care, Healthcare

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