Ophthalmologist Jobs

Ophthalmologists are medical doctors (MDs) or doctors of osteopathic medicine (DOs) who specialize in vision and eye care. An ophthalmologist’s job description includes conducting eye exams, diagnosing and treating diseases, prescribing medications, and performing eye surgery.

The median salary for an ophthalmologist is more than $200,000, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster than average job growth for physicians and surgeons in general at 10%–14% through 2026.

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Raleigh Ophthalmology - Raleigh, NC
Oculoplastic Surgeon or Comprehensive Ophthalmologist Raleigh Ophthalmology, PC Application The application opened in a new tab....
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St Christophers Hospital For Children - Philadelphia, PA
SCHC Pediatric Ophthalmologist, Geneticist and CT Surgery Opportunities St. Christophers Hospital for Children Application The application opened in a new tab....
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Pisacano Eye Surgery And Laser Specialists - New York, NY
Ophthalmologist - Busy Private Practice Bronx NY Pisacano Eye Surgery and Laser Specialists Application The application opened in a new tab....
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Eye MDs of Puget Sound - Tacoma, WA
Ophthalmologist Eye MDs of Puget Sound Seeking a Comprehensive/Subspecialty trained Ophthalmologist, with strong clinical and surgical skills to join a well established and respected practice located...
2 days ago
Atlee Gleaton Eye Care - Augusta, ME
to join our two ophthalmologists and two optometrists....
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Mayo Clinic - Eau Claire, WI
Position description Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, Wisconsin is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Glaucoma Ophthalmologist to join a collegial department....
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Barton Associates - Saint Petersburg, FL
A Florida clinic is looking for an ophthalmologist for a part-time locum tenens coverage need starting in late October....
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Barton Associates - Orlando, FL
A Florida clinic is looking for an ophthalmologist for a part-time locum tenens coverage need starting in late October....
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EyeCare Partners - Saint Louis, MO
Ophthalmology Consultants, an EyeCare Partners practice, is seeking a BC/BE fellowship trained Retina Surgeon in St. Louis, Missouri. We are a practice of four physicians with three clinics in the...
2 days ago
Vista, CA
Cornea/Anterior Segment/Glaucoma/Comprehensive Ophthalmologist Confidential Employer Application The application opened in a new tab....
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Summit Medical Group - Bend, OR
Ophthalmologist - Retina Surgeon Summit Medical Group Bend, OR 97701 Full-time, Part-time Refer friends, get paid!...
13 hours ago
Collins Vision - Fort Myers, FL
Busy ophthalmology practice in Southwest Florida is seeking a board-certified ophthalmologist with an interest in refractive cataract surgery as well as a willingness to practice comprehensive ophthalmology...
18 hours ago
California Eye Professionals Medical Group - Temecula, CA
Established, Expanding Southern California General Ophthalmology Practice seeks flexible, congenial BC/BE fellowship trained Ophthalmologist for busy Practice....
9 hours ago
Springfield Clinic - Springfield, IL
Join 10 ophthalmologists, 5 optometrists, and 2 Nurse Practitioners representing a variety of sub-specialties including glaucoma, oculplastics, pediatrics, medical and surgical retina Must be BE/BC,...
11 hours ago
Carl J May Jr MD - York, PA
Thriving Eye Care Practice Seeks Ophthalmologist and Fellowship-Trained Glaucoma Specialist This is an fantastic opportunity to join our growing practice....
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Ophthalmologist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine and surgery which deals with the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. An ophthalmologist is a specialist in ophthalmology. The credentials include a...

Diploma in Optometry
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Salary for Ophthalmologist Jobs in Atlanta, GA

This is the average annual salary for Ophthalmologist jobs in Atlanta, GA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmologist positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmologists offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (28.5%)
  • High School or GED (20.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (20.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (10.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.8%)
  • Master's Degree (6.4%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Some High School (0.5%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Ophthalmologists
  • 4-6 years (35.4%)
  • None (29.5%)
  • 2-4 years (13.3%)
  • 10+ years (12.9%)
  • 1-2 years (8.9%)

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