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This full-time opportunity for a Doctor of Optometry is available at EyeZone Nevada located in South Lake Tahoe, Nevada. EyeZone has 5 additional locations Midtown Reno, South Reno, West Reno, Carson City, and Fallon, Nevada.
Why you should apply
This high-tech, successful practice is growing, and long-term opportunity is on the horizon for the right Doctor of Optometry. If you’re an ambitious professional looking to bring new perspectives to a well-established Optometry practice in a tight-knit mountain community, provide top-notch care, and work with the latest optometric technologies, this practice is for you!
The South Lake Tahoe office is conveniently located off HWY 50, on Kingsbury Grade near the Heavenly Mountain Resort. Lake Tahoe, known for its emerald waters, is the largest alpine lake in North America. This office is perfect for a doctor that loves the outdoors and mountain lifestyle of skiing, snow sports, mountain biking, hiking and water sports.
About the practice
EyeZone is an optometry practice with six locations in Northern Nevada. Dr. Daniel Rowan opened the first location in Reno in 2004 and second office in Carson City in 2007. In 2014, Dr. Rowan merged with Dr. Mark Michitsch who owned Premier Vision Group and merged their offices to one location in West Reno. The South Lake Tahoe location was a result of this merger and their 3rd location. Through additional mergers and acquisitions, the six EyeZone locations provide the highest level of care with only the best optometrist in the Northern Nevada region.
This successful private practice is fully suited with top-of-the-line optical exam equipment. Using the latest technology and cloud-based software, this office operates in a paperless environment that enables electronic medical records and charting from anywhere. Patients enjoy a family-friendly shopping experience as they browse a wide selection of optical frames and sunglasses from the optical boutique—plus personalized customer support from friendly and trained office staff.
About the opening
The practice is seeking a Doctor of Optometry to provide high-quality care for patients of all ages, insurances, and visual/medical diagnoses, including eye trauma. The current office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday and 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Fridays.
To be successful in this role, you must show demonstrated leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, as well as compassion for patient health and safety. The ideal candidate will be honest, service-oriented, and dedicated, with a desire to be autonomous, with support from the other locations. Additionally, the minimum qualifications include:
• Doctor of Optometry license in the state of Nevada
• Two – four years of experience
As a full-time employee of the practice, you’ll enjoy a range of benefits, including:
• Medical coverage (50% premium paid by employer)
• Paid vacation, sick, personal, and holiday time
• Monthly team outings, community involvement and more
• 401(k) options
This is a career opportunity with a practice owned by VSP Ventures, a VSP Global Company. While VSP Global is helping VSP Ventures practices recruit qualified applicants, the hiring decision and acceptance of this position is solely between the hiring practice and the applicant.
The above information in this description was provided by the hiring practice. It has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee in this role. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees hired in this role.