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 232 Ophthalmology Physician Jobs in 40 states

Physician - Ophthalmology

Arlington, WA 9822306/23/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Tyler, TX 7570706/23/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Saint Paul, MN 06/23/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Indianapolis, IN 4620206/23/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Johnson City, TN 3760406/23/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Lafayette, IN 4790506/23/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Woodland Hills, CA 06/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Syosset, NY 06/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Tyler, TX 7570306/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Indianapolis, IN 4620206/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Indianapolis, IN 4620206/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Columbia, MO 6521206/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Mount Kisco, NY 1054906/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Hattiesburg, MS 3940106/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Champaign, IL 6182006/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Hammond, LA 7040306/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Ithaca, NY 1485006/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Winchester, VA 06/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

MD 06/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Lancaster, CA 06/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Farmville, VA 06/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Myrtle Beach, SC 06/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Huntington, WV 06/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Elkhart, IN 06/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Elkhart, IN 06/21/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent