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Practice Ophthalmology with VA Boston Healthcare System in West Roxbury, MA

OPHTHALMOLOGIST - Retina/Cataract Surgery Opportunity in Boston

Veterans Health Administration West Roxbury, MA 02132
  • Accepts J1 Visas: No
  • Accepts H1B Visas: No
  • Loan Assistance:Negotiable
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:Yes
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 05/19/2021
  • 812614

OPHTHALMOLOGIST - Retina/Cataract Surgery

VA BOSTON HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

Outstanding Benefits – Wonderful Quality of Life- NO Weekends - Education Loan Reduction Program

The Division of Ophthalmology at the VA Boston Healthcare System (VABHS) is seeking a full-time academic ophthalmologist specialized in Medical Retina/Comprehensive Ophthalmology/Cataract Surgery.  The candidate is expected to be fellowship trained in Medical Retina.   The incumbent will provide care in all aspects of medical retina including intravitreal injections/retinal lasers, and also comprehensive ophthalmic care including cataract surgery/laser procedures (YAG/PI/SLT/ALT).  This role will not include surgical retina procedures. The incumbent is expected to have an active role in the training of ophthalmology residents and fellows.

Candidates must have an outstanding academic record with evidence of teaching, research, and publications. Fellowship training in the area listed is required. Credentials should allow for appointment at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor at Boston University (BU) School of Medicine. 

Compensation will be competitive with the major academic medical centers in the region. Must have a full, active and unrestricted License in any state. U.S. Citizenship required.

VABHS and Boston University School of Medicine are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and complete curriculum vitae.