Cornea Specialist - Ophthalmologist

Wilkes Barre, PA
Oct 09, 2018
Position Type
  JOB TITLE:  Cornea Specialist

LOCATION:  Wilkes-Barre, PA


WORK SCHEDULE: Variable Days/Nights

WORK TYPE: Full Time 



Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre, PA is expanding and is seeking a fellowship-trained Ophthalmology-Cornea specialist.  The position provides an opportunity to join two general Ophthalmologists, Glaucoma specialist, Surgical Retina specialist and two Optometrists. This is a fantastic opportunity for a new graduate or experienced Cornea Specialist to practice in a state-of-the-art-facility.


About this position:

·       Advanced technologies: Optos and the Heidelberg OCT, Pachymetry, Topography and HVF: Humphry visual field, Octopus. IOL Master and an Immersion for lens calculations

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

·       Surgery is performed at our South Campus at GSWB and in the main OR at GWV.

·       Practice doubling in size

·       Ophthalmology call 1:4

·       Avg 400 inpatient consults / year


For more information, please contact Stephanie Figueroa, Talent Management, Geisinger Health System at

OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

GEISINGER WYOMING VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER: (GWV), located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is an acute care hospital that is licensed for 274 beds, and houses the only Level II Trauma center in Luzerne County. The campus includes the Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Cancer Center, The Richard and Marion Pearsall Heart Hospital, the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital Pediatric Unit, a transplant program and the Brain & Spine Tumor Institute. Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre is GWV’s ambulatory campus.

ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

** 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.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.