Excellent opportunity in the heart of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains for BC/BE, Comprehensive Ophthalmologist to join an established, successful, and progressive multi-specialty ophthalmology group in the Asheville/Hendersonville, North Carolina area. This position will replace a retiring ophthalmologist and is based in our Columbus location in the foothills of the Appalachians. The retiring ophthalmologist has practiced in this location for over 30 years and has developed a strong patient base that will be passed along to the new physician. This is an employed position with a potential partnership track. We welcome inquiries from both new grads and established mid-career surgeons. This is a high growth opportunity requiring a candidate who is highly self-motivated to promote and grow their referral base. The individual we seek should possess strong communication skills and should be confident in his/her own professional skill set.
This office is located on the campus of St. Luke’s Hospital providing easy access for surgical cases within steps of the office. Candidates will have demonstrated excellent surgical skills and graduated from an accredited ophthalmology program. Ability to get along with peers and staff in a collaborative, team oriented environment is essential. Candidates will possess outstanding bedside manner with patients and place patient service as their top priority. The physicians and staff take pride in offering excellent patient care and personal service. The practice offers an exceptional technical and business support team to assist with the success of this position.
We offer a competitive base salary with a generous bonus structure, relocation assistance, and benefits, including medical and dental insurance, long term disability, 401K retirement plan and profit sharing.
To apply, send cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 828-693-1773 and speak with our Administrator, Rick Holmes, at ext. 334.
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About Carolina Ophthalmology, PA
In 2020, our practice celebrated 40 years of service to the people of Western North Carolina. We have grown to nine physicians with approximately 80 employees and four locations in Western North Carolina including offices in Hendersonville, Asheville, Skyland, and Columbus. We also maintain satellite locations in Franklin and Spruce Pine, North Carolina. In addition to comprehensive ophthalmology, our practice covers the specialties of cornea, cataracts, glaucoma, retina, and oculoplastics. We operate at several local hospitals and are currently engaged in the development of a new, joint-venture ASC. Call is shared equally among the doctors. We enjoy an excellent reputation in the community and have a large, established referral base. Consistently voted as one of the “Top Ten Best Places to Live”, our desirable area offers an exceptional quality of life including cultural events and an active community promoting the arts, music, and local trades. The area is well known for our unique blend of diverse restaurants and local breweries, many that have enjoyed national prominence. There are abundant outdoor and recreational opportunities. Whether you’re seeking a challenging day of mou...ntain biking, night skiing on one of our nearby slopes, a kayaking trip down the French Broad River, or simply a relaxing hike to one of our many waterfalls, there is something for everyone. We boast excellent public and private schools, abundant religious options, and an enjoyable year round climate with four distinct seasons. Travel is convenient with three airports choices including the Asheville airport, Greenville-Spartanburg airport located very close to the Columbus office, and the Charlotte airport at only a little over an hour drive. But no matter where you travel, it is always comforting when you see those layers of Blue Ridge mountains that welcome you back home!