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Optometrist

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Req ID:  35187
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San Jose, CA, 95125

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 opportunity for a Doctor of Optometry is available at Westside Family Vision Center located in San Jose, California.

 

Why you should apply

This high-tech successful, private practice is growing, and long-term opportunity is on the horizon for the right Doctor of Optometry. If you’re an ambitious professional looking to practice full-scope optometry in a multi-specialty practice with other talented optometrists and live in a family-oriented community, this is your chance!

 

Located in the center of Silicon Valley and on the southern shore of San Francisco Bay, San Jose is one of the largest cities in Northern California. With great weather year-round, residents enjoy the unique opportunity for relaxed living with the amenities of big city life nearby. There’s plenty of activities to enjoy from hiking along the trails at Alum Rock Park, exploring the Winchester Mystery House, to walking among the roses in the San Jose Municipal Rose Garden. Home to California State University San Jose, and professional sports teams: San Jose Sharks and San Jose Earthquakes, there’s something for everyone in San Jose. Its proximity to some of California’s best destinations—San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay, Napa Valley, Yosemite Nation Park, to name a few—make it an ideal choice to practice and a prime location to live.

 

About the practice

Westside Family Vision Center first opened in 1986 by Dr. Larry Fabian and Dr. Jeffrey Fanelli. For over 30 years, this practice has provided full-service optometry to families and residents in Santa Clara County. This practice focuses on personalized, preventative vision care, and specializes in specialty contact lenses, co-managing laser vision correction procedures, and developmental optometry. Centrally located in San Jose, this practice offers convenient access to I-280, CA-17, CA-87, and the Almaden Expressway. With an additional practice nearby in Saratoga, Dr. Fabian and Dr. Fanelli are looking to grow their current practice staff of four providers and 20 staff members.

 

This long-standing business maintains a family-oriented approach to eye and vision care and, uses state-of-the-art technology to diagnose and treat a wide array of eye diseases. The practice is well-appointed with automated optical equipment and behind-the-scenes functional technology that includes digital retinal imaging, high-definition OCT, anterior ocular imaging, spectral microscope, neurolens® screener, and genetic testing. Using electronic records enables providers to compare current and past health conditions and create a solid baseline for the early detection of changes in patients’ eye health. Online appointment scheduling and office communications are offered via text messaging—patients enjoy a family-friendly shopping experience as they browse a wide selection of optical frames and sunglasses from the optical boutique.

 

About the opening

The practice is seeking one part-time Doctor of Optometry who is passionate about providing outstanding patient care. In this role, you’ll perform eye exams for vision and ocular health for patients of all ages, insurances, and visual/medical diagnoses. The current office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; and 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Saturdays. The OD will work one to two days per week and will be expected to cover Saturdays on an as-needed basis, and potentially provide care at Saratoga Vision Center. Compensation and benefits will be determined by work experience and qualifications.

 

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 California

 

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: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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

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