Associate Optometrist Job – Williamsburg, VA
Why You’ll Love This Job
Colonial Eye Care has an opportunity to join a growing practice and build a long-term patient base.We are a primary care office located in a small college town of William & Mary. We see all ages of patients and are looking for an optometrist whose main focus will be all medical exams and follow ups as well as primary care.
Our office is equipped with the latest technology in refractive and medical eye care. We pride ourselves in excellence in patient care and the patient experience. Our practice is primary care, with a heavy concentration in contact lenses, presbyopia, low vision, and pediatric exams with vision therapy. Our medical exams consist of glaucoma, anterior segment disease, posterior segment disease, strabismus and neuro processing, Plaquenil monitoring, diabetic evaluation, and follow ups from local MDs before and after surgery.
You will be assigned technicians and scribes to asset you during exams. Must have an active VA TPA state license. We offer competitive pay, based on experience and an excellent benefits package for the right applicant.
The following are some of the responsibilities of the Optometrist:
Perform standard eye exams for patients daily
Typically, will see between 16-25 patients a day
Check for evidence of disease, injury, or other problems impacting vision
Provide prescriptions for corrective lenses as needed
Listen to and address patient’s questions and concerns
Educate patients regarding their options
Analyze results from all tests conducted and share results with patients
Prescribe medications when needed
Utilize all necessary equipment when medical necessary
Coordinate with the rest of the staff as needed to meet patient’s’ needs
Check prescription and fit of corrective contact lenses
Record all tests, prescriptions, and treatments in patient chart
If you think you would be a fit for this position, please attach your resume or CV.
Type: Full Time (Salaried)