Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18701

Job Description

Geisinger’s Ophthalmology department in Northeast Pennsylvania is growing and adding to the team. We are seeking Optometrists (doctor of optometry, OD) to join our new practice location in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.
Job details
  • Geisinger’s Department of Ophthalmology is a driven, successful and growing multi-specialty group with both optometrists and ophthalmologists, including Cataract / Comprehensive as well as subspecialists in Retina, Glaucoma, Cornea, Oculoplastics, and pediatrics.
  • Ability to take on a growing practice
  • Experience or Residency training preferred
  • Our highly trained Optometrists practice medical optometry, to the highest scope of practice, working closely and co-managing patients with our ophthalmologists. State of the art diagnostic testing, including OCT, Pentacam, Visual Fields, and Optos Fundus photography
  • Position supported by ophthalmic technicians who will provide patient work up and testing
  • Competitive straight salary benefit
  • Brand new state of the art clinic opening 2022  
Compensation and Benefits
  • Generous salaried package includes paid time off
  • Full benefits with retirement plan
  • Relocation assistance
  • Malpractice insurance & CME days with allowance 
Living in Northeast Pennsylvania
  • Safe neighborhoods, affordable housing and place where natural beauty collide2 hours to New York City, Philadelphia and the Jersey Shore
  • International Airport, sporting events, ski resorts, and fine dining
  • Multiple universities and graduate Institutions in the immediate area plus excellent public and private schools
  • Local mountain range provides great fishing, skiing, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, and biking
  • Enjoy a day trip to NYC, the Beach, or the mountains in the Poconos
  • Progressive and diverse city region of over 550K
For more information, please contact Geisinger Physician Recruiter: Sarah Lipka, slipka1@geisinger.edu  

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Date Posted : 03/28/2022

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