Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Location
Wilkes Barre, PA
Posted
Aug 02, 2017
Position Type
Permanent
  Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Wilkes Barre, PA is seeking a Pediatric trained Ophthalmologist to fill a rewarding position in the Department of Ophthalmology.

This position provides an opportunity to join a well-established practice with multi-specialty Ophthalmologists and Optometrists.

 

About this position:

·Advanced technologies in diagnostic FA, Fundus Camera, HVF, Goldman Field, IOL Master, Immersion, OCT, Pachymetry, and Topography

·Treatment options, including SLT Laser , YAG Laser, Argon Laser

·Two surgical facilities- one on our main campus and the other at our nearby outpatient surgery center

· Support from two PA-C's and one CRNP

· New practice location will have 50 exam rooms located near outpatient surgery center

· Shared call (home call)

· A large referral base from our onsite Optometrists, local Ophthalmologists and physicians in our satellite offices

 

Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence while offering the best of life in small-town America-good schools, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with NewYork, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington DC just an afternoon’s drive away.

 

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or follow the latest Geisinger news and more on Twitter and Facebook.

   

Please contact Stephanie Figueroa via email at smfigueroa@geisinger.edu or call 570-214-1777.

 

**Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.