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 173 Ophthalmology Physician Jobs in 42 states

Physician - Ophthalmology

Vallejo, CA 9458909/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Albuquerque, NM 8710209/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Abilene, TX 09/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Sioux Falls, SD 5702809/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Rome, GA 09/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Salem, OR 9730209/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Abilene, TX 09/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Bellevue, WA 09/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Santa Rosa, CA 9540309/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Traverse City, MI 4968609/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Albany, NY 1220809/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Campbell, Santa Clara, Milpitas, Mountain View, Sunnyvale, CA 9505109/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Gallipolis, OH 4563109/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Mount Kisco, NY 09/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Abilene, TX 09/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

New Lenox, IL 6045109/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Hammond, LA 7040309/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Tinley Park, IL 6048709/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Lansing, MI 09/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Philadelphia, PA 1914109/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Fort Smith, AR 7290309/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

St. Coud, MN 5630109/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Louisville, KY 09/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Milford, DE 1996309/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

St. Paul, MN 5510809/26/2022

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent