Schott Associates Eye Care is hiring a full time optometrist for our 67-year-old practice in rural northern Pennsylvania. Our practice is well established in the area, and has been growing over the past 5-10 years. We are currently in the process of modernizing our facilities. We also recently purchased an additional location in Bradford to go along with our locations in Port Allegany and Coudersport, PA.
This is an opportunity to practice full scope optometry in an area that provides cool and quite country living. We are minutes away from great outdoors activities in the Pennsylvania Wilds region and Allegheny National Forrest. There are also concerts and cultural events sponsored by Zippo/Case company, the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford and St. Bonaventure University among others. The close knit communities we serve have a low cost of living and affordable housing that allows for equity and wealth toward retirement even while paying off student loans. They also boast good schools and low crime rates, making them ideal for raising a family.
Our locations provide primary eye care services, including:
· Comprehensive Eye Exams
· Contact lens fittings (from basic SV to multifocals and keratocomus)
· Ocular disease management (primarily diabetes and macular degeneration)
· Cataract surgery co-management
· Pediatric eye care
· InfantSee Exams (we are among the leading InfantSee profiders in Pennsylvania)
· and limited low vision services
Candidates should self motivated, willing to travel among all our office locations (about a 30 minute drive), and driven to provide patient centered care. Applications must possess a Doctor of Optometry degree from an accredited school and be licensed to practices in the state of Pennsylvania.
We are willing to offer an initial salary of $100k plus benefits.