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Optometrist

SharpeVision Modern LASIK Austin, TX

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Job Description Job Title: Optometrist FLSA: Exempt Reports To: Center Director Location: Austin, Texas Schedule: M-F Normal Business Hours Travel: Not Required About the Company: Be part of the change. Join SharpeVision and work with a national leader in refractive surgery, bringing clear, unencumbered sight to people from around the world. We are modern, transformative vision-correction boutiques located in Seattle, Chicago, and Austin. Our goal is to help our patients realize their full human potential. We believe in people and the magic that happens when they focus on a common goal. We believe in the power of technology to transform lives, and we think we're here to be part of it. At SharpeVision, we are bringing that day closer, one patient at a time. Summary: SVML Optometrists combine exceptional work ethic, high energy, and an outstanding personality, with a deep technical understanding of optometry. Our optometrists are highly organized, thorough and detail-oriented, with the ability to adapt to a fast-paced team environment effectively. They are committed to providing comfortable and successful service and experience for all of our patients. They are reliable, responsible, dependable, honest, and ethical. They are socially perceptive to patients' needs and feelings. They understand their impact on Company outcomes and results and are dedicated to producing superior work. All SharpeVision employees must continuously demonstrate our 5 Core Values: 1. Consistently Exercise Good Judgement 2. Be an Excellent Communicator 3. Have Fanatical Attention to Detail 4. Be Genuine and Authentic 5. Be Patient-Focused Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. 1. Performs general eye examinations and office visits as needed. 2. Develops positive optometrist-patient relationships. 3. Evaluates patients for LASIK or other refractive surgery and make recommendations as to treatment options to the Ophthalmologist. 4. Works together with the Ophthalmologist to achieve the best possible outcome for all patients. 5. Demonstrates mastery of pre-and post-operative care for patients. 6. Executes consistent and specific medical protocol. 7. Trains patients or caregivers in techniques for managing at-home care. 8. Provides leadership, management, and accountability for timely patient appointments. 9. Represents the organization within the public, medical, and business community. 10. Records and maintains clinical and business data in written and electronic form. 11. Participation in co-management and related special projects. Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education/Experience: Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree from an accredited School of Optometry. Language Ability: Fluency of the English language. Excellent oral and written comprehension and expression. Speech clarity and recognition. Active listening. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret related medical, scientific, and technical journals. Ability to respond to common inquiries and provide information to patients, vendors, colleagues, and the business community members. Good interpersonal and presentation skills. Spanish fluency is a plus. Math Ability: Ability to use mathematical methods or formulas for related medical and scientific measurements and calculations. Ability to calculate percentages. Ability to compile, tabulate, or verify information or data. Reasoning Ability: Ability to collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form. Ability to use logic. Ability to identify information by categorizing, recognizing differences or similarities, and detecting changes. Computer Skills: Microsoft Office Suite, Email, Calendar, and Scheduling Software, Medical Software, Internet, Data Entry Certificates and Licenses: Applicant must be licensed to practice Optometry in the State of Texas before beginning employment. Excellent standing with all licensure authorities. Supervisory Responsibilities: This position may supervise and assist employees relative to specific tasks or projects but has no direct reports. Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here represent those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate. The work environment is indoors and environmentally controlled. The work environment is structured. May have exposure to disease or infections. Physical Demands: The physical demands described here represent those that an employee must meet to perform the essential functions of this Job successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing this Job's duties, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands and arms to handle, grasp, position, move and control objects and tools; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear; and maintain a stationary position. This Job's specific vision abilities include near vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. The employee is required to make a repetitive motion and demonstrate steadiness and control precision. The employee is required to operate in close quarters. The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the position's duties and standards. Incumbents will follow any other instructions and perform any other related duties assigned by their supervisor. SVML is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against based on disability. Job Type: Full-time To apply : Submit your Cover Letter/CV and three letters of recommendation ### Employment Type: Full Time Bonus/Commission: No

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