Academic Optometry Practice in the Nation's Safest Large City

el paso, TX 79905
Income Potential:
Up to $140,000.00*
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Loan Forgiveness:
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Recruiter's Name:
Rachel Kimber
Contact Number:
(800) 876-0500
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
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Southwest Community
This is a wonderful community which boasts countless outdoor activities and the nation’s largest urban park at your backdoor.  Live in the heart of downtown, up in the mountains or on several acres outside of town—all are within an easy commute to the clinic
  • Community ranked the Safest Large City in the U.S. four consecutive years
  • Access to international airport within minutes of downtown
  • Over 300 days of sunshine per year
  • Low cost-of-living and diverse cultural activities
  • Recipient of the prestigious All-American City Award in 2010
  • Easy access to two national parks, nine state parks and one national forest
  • Home to the nation’s largest urban park and extensive bike trails throughout the city
  • Municipal golf course ranked #1 in the state and ranked #3 in the nation by Golfweek

In partnership with the Department of Surgery, we are seeking an optometrist to provide patient services within an academic medical center.  The provider will work in partnership with the Department of Internal Medicine and the Division of Ophthalmology.  
  • Join a team of outstanding educators and compassionate clinicians
  • Employed by the medical school in the MOB of the University Hospital
  • Work with medical students and residents 
  • Ophthalmological and academic focused practice in a medical setting
  • Research opportunities available and time to pursue additional interests within the field of optometry
  • Physician-friendly state with tort reform
We are in the process of arranging interviews for this opportunity.  Please do not delay as we anticipate a significant response.

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.