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Optometrist - Santa Clarita, CA

Date:  Sep 12, 2021
Req ID:  44711
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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. 


A full-time Optometrist opportunity is now available at 20/20 Optometric Eye Care, located in Santa Clarita, California. 


Why you should apply


20/20 Optometric Eye Care takes pride in serving each customer by providing the highest quality eye care and an exceptional patient experience. As a thriving business in the Valencia area, the practice is expanding, and a long-term opportunity is now available for the right professional. If you're a well-established Optometrist who loves practicing optometry, enjoys taking care of patients, and you're interested in a future partnership or ownership opportunity in Southern California, this is the perfect position for you!


Centrally located in Southern California and just 30 minutes north of downtown Los Angeles, Santa Clarita is a family-oriented community with many unique amenities for the whole family. Year-round sunshine and endless opportunities to explore the outdoors easily enables families to spend quality time. Scenic drives, nature hikes, camping, exploring one of the many parks and nearby lakes—there's something for everyone to embrace. Plus, Santa Clarita hosts lively year-round entertainment from summer concert series and seasonal festivals to cultural and sporting events. For those who enjoy amusement park adventures, Six Flags Magic Mountain and Hurricane Harbor are easily accessible to residents. Santa Clarita also offers excellent schools, safe neighborhoods and is a top-notch region to raise a family. Its proximity to major transportation hubs and just 30 miles from Los Angeles International Airport makes it an ideal place to practice and a prime location to live.


About 20/20 Optometric Eye Care


Established in 2007, 20/20 Optometric Eye Care strives to provide the highest quality of eye care and eyewear in Valencia and the surrounding communities. The practice has a strong focus on patient-centric care and offers a wide range of services including, comprehensive eye examinations, including pediatric and children, emergency eye care, specialty contact lenses, and Lasik consultations. Also, the practice diagnosis and treats various eye conditions including, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, macular edema, central serous retinopathy, and Plaquenil retinopathy. Conveniently located adjacent to the Valencia Mart Shopping Center, the business is easily accessible just off Valencia Boulevard. To help drive practice growth and expand the patient base, 20/20 Optometric Eye Care is looking to add a long-term Optometrist to the team of five employees.


Committed to helping patients gain the best vision through optimal eye health, 20/20 Optometric Eye Care uses state-of-the-art vision care 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, including optical coherence tomography, fundus photography, topography, and cloud-based electronic health records. The office is designed to enable doctors to efficiently care for patients and seamlessly update technologies as needed. In addition, an on-site finishing lab is available to conveniently serve patients—plus, patients will receive personalized customer support from the Opticians who will ensure patients find the proper fit for comfort, the newest styles for fashion, and the best options for their budget.


About the Full-Time Optometrist Position


20/20 Optometric Eye Care is seeking a full-time Optometrist who is energetic and has a strong passion for delivering world-class primary care optometry. You'll perform primary eye care, pediatric exams, refractions, glaucoma treatment, myopia control, scleral contact lens fittings, and handle eye emergencies and red-eye exams. You'll also educate patients about lens technology and present them with lens options to suit their vision needs; understanding their insurance benefits to guide them wisely is also essential in this role. Patient routine exams are scheduled every 30 minutes; dilations and contact lens checks are shorter in duration, and eye emergencies are cared for as needed. The office is open Monday through Saturday, and the Saturday shift, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., is paid as a full day.  


20/20 Optometric Eye Care is looking for an Optometrist who has a pleasant personality, is a life-long learner, loves to educate patients, and enjoys caring for children. This is an excellent opportunity to work and learn from other talented professionals, learn the business side of optometry, and directly contribute to the practice's financial success. For the right Optometrist, a future partnership or 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 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
•    Therapeutics and glaucoma certification


Preferred qualifications include:


•    Full-scope optometry
•    Treatment and management of ocular diseases
•    Specialty contact lenses

 

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


•    Competitive base pay
•    Production-based bonus
•    Medical insurance option
•    Retirement plan option
•    Paid vacation, holiday, and sick leave
•    Malpractice insurance coverage
•    Future partnership or ownership 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, Pediatric, Diabetes, Healthcare

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