Pediatric Ophthalmologist – NYC Suburbs, Long Island

Location
Long Island, New York
Posted
Jan 17, 2018
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Position Type
Permanent

As we expand our services across Northwell Health, The Ophthalmology Service Line is seeking dynamic Comprehensive Pediatric Ophthalmologists for employment on Long Island. The candidate will be a member of the full time faculty (Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine Ophthalmology Program). The ideal candidate will be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Ophthalmology.  

The Department of Ophthalmology brings together the vast resources of Northwell Health and the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine to provide state-of-the-art care while contributing to advances in technology, education, and research. Our department consists of 12 full-time faculty, two Optometrists, and over 140 community based comprehensive and specialty ophthalmologists. Faculty members have teaching responsibilities in the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine Ophthalmology Residency Program.

Northwell Health Research is conducted under the auspices of The Feinstein Institute, which currently has more than 2,000 research studies being conducted with more than 15,000 participants enrolled each year. Our state-of-the-art laboratories provide the infrastructure needed to conduct groundbreaking, disease-oriented research. They also house the largest genotyping facility in the State of New York. The Feinstein Institute ranks in the top 5th percentile of all National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants awarded to research centers.

Lastly, Northwell Health has established a transformative relationship with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-leader in research that promises to speed the advancement of novel diagnostic and therapeutic discoveries.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. In addition, an academic appointment with the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience. Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the seventh largest medical group in the country.

You will have immediate access to a team of highly experienced real estate professionals who will provide neighborhood tours and community profiles, including school, transportation, and housing information.

For further details, please contact Office of Physician Recruitment, Northwell Health: OPR@northwell.edu

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