A private Ophthalmology practice with multi-location offices in San Francisco is seeking a full-time experienced Optometrist with strong clinical and diagnostics experience. Ideal candidate would be residency-trained, licensed OD with a minimum of 2 years experience.
Essential functions and Responsibilities:
Perform complete vision exams as needed on scheduled patients
Provide refractive services for patients as needed in a manner and at a rate that maintains both the physician’s schedule and the highest standard of quality and patient care.
Provide muscle balance, prism work and other specialized optometric services as needed by our patients
Provide patient education about products and materials available in our optical dispensary to encourage high utilization by our patients
Provide patient education about services provided through this office: Dry eye, Lasik, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Asthetics and others.
Carefully document services provided, glasses and contact lens prescriptions and recommendations to patients
Provide contact lens services required by patients in the practice, including contact lens fittings, refits, pick-ups and replacements
code within our EMR to charge for all goods and services provided
Supervise insertion and removal training of contact lens patients
Supervise the ordering, inventory and charges for contact lens services
Supervise recalls for contact lens patients
Perform glasses checks for patients having difficulty with new glasses, and assist in optical as needed.
Teach refraction, pupil checks, retinoscopy, contact lens care, lensometry, keratometry and applanation tonometry to the clinical assistants, and also perform these duties as needed to maximize patient flow.
Care and maintenance of office equipment
Handle patient phone calls regarding glasses and contact lenses as needed
Perform other duties as needed by the Clinic Manager to provide the highest level of ophthalmic care to each of our patients
Graduate of accredited school of optometry with valid license to practice optometry in the state of California--Residency trained, preferred. Should have experience providing refractive and contact lens services with a high standard of accuracy. Must have excellent communication skills, professional attitude and appearance, and a desire to serve patients with care.