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Employment opportunities

General Ophthalmology – Metro Vancouver, BC
(posted Feb. 22, 2017)
Fraser Valley Cataract and Laser Centre in Surrey (Metro Vancouver BC area) is seeking an ophthalmologist to join our growing practice. This is an ideal opportunity for an ophthalmologist who would like to immediately begin performing surgery in our dedicated eye surgery facility with 2 operating rooms, equipped with phaco, femtosecond and excimer lasers. No limit to available operating time. Modern new office building just 3 years old, all diagnostics on site (VF, OCT, topography, wavefront analysis, Orbscan, etc), well trained technicians and nursing staff. Perform in-office cataract surgery, LASIK, eyelid surgery, YAG/SLT laser procedures all on site. Rapidly growing community and progressive practice with excellent sub specialist support. Part-time or full-time opportunity. Must have Canadian licensure. Please contact josephwking@icloud.com. Web site: www.fvcl.ca


Ophthalmologist – Retina specialist
(posted Feb. 12, 2017)
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta & Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services and the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry (FOMD), University of Alberta are recruiting an ophthalmologist with expertise in the diagnosis and management of retinal disease. The Department’s vision is to lead patient-centered eye care through outstanding and integrated service, education and research.

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Medical Retina Specialist
North Toronto Eye Care is seeking a MEDICAL RETINA SPECIALIST to join our established, busy, and well-respected ophthalmology practice in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The position can be full or part time. We are a multispecialty group that has a large medical retina practice with hundreds of patients that need urgent retina care as our practice has grown.

We have all the technology and staffing to assist you to perform high level medical retina including injection lanes, OCT and OCTA, Diode laser and excellent staff support.

The applicant can if he or she wishes also practice comprehensive ophthalmology. Growth and practice expansion both medical and surgical will be available. The position can be full or part time.

We are located at 2065 Finch Ave W in an area that services Toronto, York Region, Woodbridge, Brampton and beyond.

The successful candidate must be a Canadian citizen and have Royal College Certification.

To submit your CV for consideration, please email us at drs@northtorontoeyecare.com. You may also contact Dr. Rabinovitch personally at TRabinovitch@gmail.com. Look us up at www.northtorontoeyecare.com


Comprehensive Ophthalmologist
(posted Dec. 16, 2016)
Sechelt, BC

Office-based general ophthalmologist sought for the Sunshine Coast with potential for cataract services. CMPA coverage required.

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Ophthalmology
(posted August 3, 2016)
Horizon Health Network is currently seeking an Ophthalmologist to join a collegial group of 3 ophthalmologists in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital in Fredericton, New Brunswick.

This is a full-time position requiring Royal College of Canada certification. The physician shall establish a comprehensive practice in ophthalmology providing both inpatient and outpatient services under the auspices of the Surgical Program and participate in the on-call rota (1 in 4) of the Department of Ophthalmology based at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital.

The successful candidate must be a Canadian citizen or have landed immigrant status

The Chalmers Hospital is a regional referral hospital with all major surgical services on site with the exception of cardiac and neurosurgery. With 314 beds and a 9-bed closed intensive care unit, the Chalmers Hospital serves a catchment population of approximately 166,000.

Situated in the beautiful St. John River Valley, Fredericton has all the amenities of a large metropolitan area and all the warmth and charm of a small town. It offers a community-oriented lifestyle including a wide range of recreational opportunities, two universities, an art gallery, a children’s science centre, and professional theatre.

Please forward CV with the names of three references to: recruitMD@horizonnb.ca


Medical Ophthalmology in Beautiful Victoria BC at VICTORIA EYE
(posted July 18, 2016)
Please come and join our group of ophthalmologists and live in one of the most popular retirement cities in Canada. We welcome part time or full time medical ophthalmology colleagues to join our busy practice. Competitive overhead. State of the art technology. Come and enjoy seeing thankful patients and leave all the planning to us. Please contact us at 250.940.9988 or email us at executive@victoriaeye.com

Applicants must have current Canadian licensure and currently be practising ophthalmology in Canada.


Comprehensive ophthalmology position
(posted June 8, 2016)
Hamilton Regional Eye Institute, St. Joseph’s Healthcare, Hamilton, in conjunction with Department of Surgery at McMaster University is inviting applications for a comprehensive ophthalmology position.

Responsibilities will include:

  1. Provide comprehensive elective and emergency care for adult and pediatric patients including weekly clinics in management of anterior uveitis patients.
  2. Dedicated supervision and teaching of medical students and residents both in the clinic and operating room setting.
  3. On-going sustained involvement in research activities within the department

Regular operating room time for comprehensive ophthalmology will be associated with the position and contingent upon on-going active participation in all of the three domains outlined above.

This is a Clinical Academic appointment. Successful candidate must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

All interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and names of three referees to:

Grace Schiavo
2757 King St. E., Rm 2124
Hamilton ON L8G 5E4
gschiavo@stjoes.ca

Applications will be accepted until the position in filled.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


Medical Ophthalmologist
(posted June 1, 2016)
Victoria, BC
Long-term opportunity for full or part-time ophthalmologist in a progressive multi-doctor ophthalmology practice. This is a turnkey operation with full technical staffing support and access to the most advanced ophthalmic technology (Pentacam, I-Trace topography/wavefront analyser, 2 OCT units with anterior segment imaging and OCT Angiography capability, Diopsys VEP/ pattern ERG, SLT/YAG laser as well as a minor OR and standard refractive and perimetry technology). We are looking for someone interested in carrying on a high-level medical practice, even on a part time basis. Future partnership would be considered if desired.

Tel. 250-213-5429 or email lmbrier@ gmail.com.


Locums

Vancouver Ophthalmology Summer Locum
(posted Feb. 13, 2017)
Future potential permanent position.
July/August 2017 needed to start.
New graduates welcome
Apply to: dr@nkwade.com

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Long-term locum
(posted Sept 15, 2016)
Busy established ophthalmology practice in Burnaby, British Columbia, seeking a long-term locum to join our dynamic team.

We have EMR (Accuro) and a fully equipped office with 2 lanes, a minor treatment room, Humphrey Visual Field, OCT, and experienced staff.

If you are interested please contact Kim at 604-299-0472, or send your CV to: eyesurgeon@shaw.ca


Medical Ophthalmology Locum in Beautiful Victoria BC at VICTORIA EYE

(posted July 18, 2016)
Please come and join our group of ophthalmologists and live in one of the most popular cities in Canada. We welcome part time or full time medical ophthalmology colleagues to locum at our busy practice. Competitive overhead. State of the art technology. Come and enjoy seeing thankful patients and leave all the planning to us. Please contact us at 250.940.9988 or email us at executive@victoriaeye.com

Applicants must have current Canadian licensure and currently be practising ophthalmology in Canada.


Locum
(posted July 12, 2016)
Immediately needed locum for busy general ophthalmology practice, southern Vancouver Island, including opportunity for locum surgical privileges.

Potential for long-term or possibly permanent position. Community has many attractive features, close to Victoria and a wonderful environment to live and work.

Contact: (250) 415-7588 or (250) 709-1759


Comprehensive Ophthalmologist
(posted April 26, 2016)
Busy established cornea practice in Surrey, BC, looking for a part-time (2-3 days a week), long-term locum. Fully equipped office with the latest ophthalmic testing equipment and a very well trained staff. Compensation to be discussed.

Email address: ophthalmology.yvr@gmail.com


Practice/equipment

Ottawa Medical Ophthalmology
(posted Nov 2, 2016)
Opportunity to take over a practice which is 2/3 glaucoma and suspects. Equipment includes 2 Humphrey perimeters and one Heidelberg OCT.

Retiring by end of June 2017 or sooner if arrangements can be made.

Email: williamrock@hotmail.com

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