Come practice in beautiful Western North Carolina surrounded by the Pisgah National Forest, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Our well established 4 MD (2 surgical and 2 medical ophthalmologists) and 1 OD practice seeks an additional surgical ophthalmologist. A glaucoma interest or glaucoma fellowship training would be useful but not required.
This opportunity is available to experienced surgeons as well as new graduates, you will have significant potential for growth, surgical volume and partnership. We seek an ethical and compassionate individual to complement our reputation in the community for dedicated patient care. We have an excellent relationship with the surrounding medical community and operate at two local hospitals. Call is shared equally among the doctors. Relocation assistance and income guarantee are available.
People are drawn to Western North Carolina by its breathtaking mountain vistas and vast array of outdoor recreational opportunities including 46 miles of the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Appalachian Trail, and the Mountains to Sea Trail, world-class mountain biking, road biking, downhill skiing, backpacking, hiking, whitewater kayaking, horseback riding, camping, fishing, tennis, disc golf, hunting, and golf courses. In addition to the outdoors you will find us home to Western Carolina University, a host farmers markets, farm to table cuisine, innovative breweries, incredible music and a deep abiding interest in makers and the arts.
Western North Carolina has it all, an amazing mix of the arts, food, culture, beautiful outdoors, and the best part is that you have both space to breath and access to urban amenities.
Accessibility: 23 miles west of Asheville, 1.25hrs to Greenville SC, Charlotte's international airport 2.5 hr drive, and Atlanta's international airport 3hr drive.
Contact the partners through the email provided or call our office at 828-452-5816.
Comprehensive medical and surgical ophthalmic care and a wide variety of pathology. See 25-45 patients daily. 4 to 5 work days per week. 1 in 5 call responsibilities, shared equally among the MDs.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: commensurate with experience.
Internal Number: 1111112
About Mountain Eye Associates
Mountain Eye Associates established in 1977 is comprehensive medical and surgical ophthalmology practice serving the people of Western North Carolina. We are currently a group practice of 4 MD (2 surgical and 2 medical) and 1 OD. We have three locations in Clyde, Waynesville and Sylva NC.