Academic Glaucoma Ophthalmologist

100% Academic Glaucoma Position in Augusta Georgia (Home of the Masters). Research opportunities, competitive financials.

augusta, GA 30912
Income Potential:
Up to $485,000.00*
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Loan Forgiveness:
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Recruiter's Name:
David King
Contact Number:
(800) 876-0500
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
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This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most prestigious medical schools in the Southeastern United States in a well-rounded Department of Ophthalmology that is steeped in research.  We have an immediate need to bring on an additional Ophthalmologist who is fellowship trained in Glaucoma. 
The Faculty Positon: 
  • 100% Glaucoma and Cataract from day one with little competition and a huge referral base
  • Join another Glaucoma Specialist who enjoys a National Reputation in the field of Glaucoma Research
  • A top “Eye Institute” that attracts International attention complements the clinical practice
  • Clinic, office, O.R., and lab space all located in one building adjoining the main hospital
  • Immediate need for a full time clinical practice for a new faculty member to assume
  • Optional protected time for a variety of research interests 
  • Enjoy teaching medical students and general ophthalmology residents
  • A very competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and other incentives are offered
The Community:
  • Nestled along the banks of the mighty Savannah River, Georgia's second largest city offers its visitors and nearly half-a-million residents traditional Southern charm plus the perks of big city life—arts, culture, shopping, education opportunities, fine cuisine, state-of-the-art healthcare, sports, and a slew of recreational pursuits. Here you can literally soak up the best of all worlds
  • Augusta’s southern hospitality is evident from the temperate climate to the year-round greenery that reminds residents and visitors alike of Augusta’s designation as the "Garden City"
  • Augusta is a short commute to the metropolitan area of Atlanta when you need the big city
  • Candidates will be considered at the Assistant, Associate, and Professor levels.  Compensation and rank are commensurate to a candidates training and background

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.