Ophthalmology Physician Jobs

About Ophthalmology Careers

Ophthalmology deals with the structure, function, diagnosis, and treatment of the eye and the visual system. This includes problems affecting the eye and its component structures, the eyelids, the orbit, and the visual pathways.

Ophthalmologists are medically trained to provide patients with total eye care using medical, surgical, and rehabilitative services. Physicians in this specialty must be qualified and knowledgeable in about every aspect of the human eye. In so doing, an ophthalmologist prescribes vision services, including glasses and contact lenses.

Specific surgical procedures ophthalmologists perform are ones such as: laser eye surgery, cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, canaloplasty, refractive surgery, corneal surgery, vitreo-retinal surgery, eyelid surgery, and eye muscle surgery. Ophthalmology is a smaller specialty resulting in a little number of ophthalmologists. These surgeries address diseases Aging in the population and the field of work results in a steady demand for physicians in this specialty.

Median Salary: $291,000 per year

Projected Growth: 30% from 2014-2024

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Interesting Facts

  • At 75 years old about half of Americans have cataracts.

We found 147 Ophthalmology Physician Jobs in 37 states

Physician - Ophthalmology

Lexington, KY 4050410/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Bloomfield, CT 0600210/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Cleveland, OH 4410910/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Cooperstown, NY 10/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Cooperstown, NY 10/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Fairview, OH 10/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Cleveland, OH 4410910/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Waterbury, Connecticut, CT 06708-251410/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Santa Clara, Milpitas, Campbell, CA 9505110/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Roseville, CA 9566110/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

St. Marys, PA 1585710/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Naples, FL 10/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Columbus, IN 4720310/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Sacramento, CA 9582510/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Pekin, IL 6155410/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

St. Paul, MN 5510810/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Cleveland, OH 4410910/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Ithaca, NY 1485010/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Cleveland, OH 4410910/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Marietta, GA 3006010/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Hines, IL 6014110/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Greenville, NC 2783410/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Greenville, NC 2783410/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Greenville, NC 2783410/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Philadelphia, PA 1911610/06/2021

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent