Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Pediatric Ophthalmologist Job

Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Section of Ophthalmology is seeking a second BC/BE fellowship trained Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our growing practice.  The ideal candidate will work collaboratively with our current Pediatric Ophthalmologist to provide Pediatric and General medical and surgical eye care for our Academic Medical Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC), educational support for residency training programs, participation in the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth (CHaD), and will contribute to the academic mission of the group.

The position includes a generous salary, relocation, dedicated CME time and funds, and a faculty appointment at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth will be requested, commensurate with experience and academic track record. This provider will be based at the DHMC Lebanon campus.

The ideal candidate will have completed an accredited residency training program in Ophthalmology. Fellowship training in Pediatric Ophthalmology is required. Board Certified or Eligible in Ophthalmology is required.

As New Hampshire's only children's hospital, CHaD encompasses an extended regional system of pediatric services and is committed to providing outstanding, compassionate care for children and their families. Our Ophthalmology practice includes 8 ophthalmologists with subspecialists in Retina, Cornea, Glaucoma, Oculo-Plastics, Neuro-Ophthalmology and Pediatric Ophthalmology. In addition, we have 2 Optometrists and 2 Orthoptists.

Our multi-specialty clinic includes ophthalmic testing facilities (OCT, HVF, GVF, Photography) and minor surgical procedure rooms, as well as YAG, Argon and SLT Lasers.  Surgery is conducted in both the hospital based operating room and an Outpatient Surgery Center located on the DHMC campus in Lebanon. We have affiliations with the nearby White River Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Optometry and Ophthalmology practices in both Keene and Manchester, New Hampshire. 

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is located in Lebanon, New Hampshire in the Upper Connecticut River Valley on the NH and VT border. Home to Dartmouth College, the Upper Valley is a vibrant, academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, rural setting. Amenities associated with urban areas in Boston MA, Burlington VT, and Montreal, QC are all within a few hours drive. Dartmouth-Hitchcock has been consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as One of America's Best Hospitals.

Cover Letters should be addressed to:
Michael E. Zegans, M.D.

Section Chief, Ophthalmology

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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