The WJB Dorn VA Medical Center located in Columbia, SC, seeks a board certified or board eligible Ophthalmologist to join their dynamic healthcare team.
Duties will include laser procedures and surgeries, and staffing and training residents and fellows in clinic. The candidate will be working with ophthalmologists in a multispecialty department.
The opportunity to continue performing cataract surgery. Responsible for admitting, evaluating, diagnosing, consulting, and order/prescribing medications to treat Ophthalmology patients.
Responsibilities include operative and non-operative care to correct or treat conditions, illnesses, and injuries of the eye to include: clinical care of adults with a wide variety of ocular diseases, glaucoma laser procedures, cataract and glaucoma surgery.
Diagnostic techniques include visual field testing, pachymetry, optical coherence tomography, and ophthalmic ultrasound. Must also demonstrate significant and distinguished accomplishments in teaching and clinical practice. Academic and research opportunities are available.
Work Hours: 8am-4:30pm Monday-Friday
Salary Range: up to $348,000 per year
A recruitment/relocation incentive may be available to a highly qualified candidate
The selected candidate for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program. Participation is based on funds availability. Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information.
- Must be proficient in written and spoken English
- Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine
- Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia