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Optometrist - Sacramento, CA

Date:  Jul 25, 2021
Req ID:  43526
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Country:  US
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Remote Position: No


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 fantastic opportunity for a part-time or full-time Associate Optometrist at the practice of Dr. Anacleto “Nick” Gutiérrez, O.D., located in Sacramento, California.

Why you should apply

The professionals at Dr. Anacleto “Nick” Gutiérrez, O.D. go above and beyond to offer unparalleled service in a comfortable, friendly, and professional practice setting. As a long-standing business in the community, Dr. Anacleto “Nick” Gutiérrez, O.D. has served patients for decades and is looking for an Associate Optometrist passionate about preserving the legacy service. If you’re a highly-skilled professional looking to join an established business in the heart of midtown Sacramento, this is the perfect opportunity for you!  

Located in America's farm-to-fork capital, Sacramento offers local artisanal coffee and craft brews, picturesque neighborhoods, freshwater rivers and lakes, and culturally rich activities and events. One of its most significant advantages is the ideal weather—hot summers with low humidity and cool nights, mild winters, and subtle weather changes that allow changing seasons. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the picturesque views from one of the many nearby hiking trails. Its proximity to some of California's most visited destinations—Lake Tahoe, San Francisco, Napa, Monterey, Santa Cruz, and Yosemite, to name a few—makes it an ideal choice to practice and a prime location to live.  

About Dr. Anacleto “Nick” Gutiérrez, O.D.


Established in 1980, Dr. Anacleto “Nick” Gutiérrez, O.D. serves the Sacramento community and provides a complete eye care experience to families and residents of all ages and visual diagnosis. The practice offers comprehensive eye care services and specializes in ocular disease treatment and management, foreign body removal, specialty contact lenses, and post-surgical care for cataracts and LASIK refractive surgery. Conveniently located in Sacramento’s vibrant midtown in a beautiful historic building, the practice is easily accessible within walking distance and proximate to coffee shops, restaurants, boutiques, the state capital, and much more. To support long-term practice growth, Dr. Anacleto “Nick” Gutiérrez, O.D., is looking to add an Associate Optometrist to join the team. 

Quality patient eye care and servicing complete visual health needs is just one way the practice ensures optimal vision for years to come. The team of professionals utilizes advanced technology and testing to diagnose and treat various eye diseases. The practice offers three fully-equipped examination rooms, and a cohesive staff ensures seamless practice operations, enabling the doctors to care for 24 to 32 patients daily with additional check-ups and eye emergencies. Patients enjoy a modern shopping experience from the optical boutique that offers a wide selection of premium and affordable brands—plus, there is an on-site optical lab that can produce most prescriptions and conveniently services patients.

About the Associate Optometrist Opening

Dr. Anacleto “Nick” Gutiérrez, O.D., is seeking a part-time or full-time Associate Optometrist to provide the highest level of individualized and personalized care, ensuring excellent eye health and vision care. You’ll provide full optometric care practice primary eye care two to five days a week. A candidate who is bilingual in Spanish will be a great asset to the team. Additional preferred qualifications include experience in glaucoma treatment, therapeutics, and surgical co-management of cataracts and LASIK. The practice is looking for a personable doctor with excellent patient communication skills, knowledgeable in all things optometry, and is deeply committed to a career of helping others—which is reflected in a strong work ethic. This is an excellent opportunity to join an established practice, learn from the best, and for the right Associate Optometrist, and future ownership opportunity may be available. 

To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate leadership, communication, interpersonal skills, and compassion for patient health and safety. In addition, 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 California
•    TPA and TLG certified


Preferred qualifications include:

•    Bilingual in Spanish 
•    Glaucoma treatment
•    Surgical co-management of cataracts and LASIK
•    Proficient in therapeutics


As a full-time employee of the practice, you’ll enjoy a range of benefits, including:

•    Compeititive base pay
•    Medical and dental insurance
•    Paid sick time off and vacation
•    401(k) option


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: Sacramento

Job Segment: Optometry, Medical, Patient Care, Healthcare

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