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 163 Ophthalmology Physician Jobs in 38 states

Physician - Ophthalmology

Maywood, IL 6015302/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Eagle Pass, TX 7885202/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Winston Salem, NC 02/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Columbus, OH 4321002/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Ithaca, NY 1485002/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Danville, PA 1782202/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Washington, DC 2042202/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Springfield, MO 6580402/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Goshen, NY 1092402/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Saint Louis, MO 02/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Worcester, MA 160402/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Washington, DC, DC 2003702/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Madison, WI 5371502/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Saint Louis, MO 02/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Madison, WI 5371502/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Durham, NC 02/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Philadelphia, PA 02/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Alameda, Berkeley, Oakland Pinole, Richmond, CA 9461102/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

San Francisco, Bay Area, CA 9411502/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Antioch, Delta Fair, Dublin, Livermore, Martinez, Park Shadelands, Pleasanton, San Ramon, Walnut Cr, CA 02/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Dayton, OH 4540502/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Manchester, CT 0604002/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Elk Grove, Folsom, Lincoln, Rancho Cordova, Roseville, Sacramento, South Sacramento, CA 02/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Los Angeles, CA 9005702/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent

Physician - Ophthalmology

Columbus, OH 4321002/22/2024

Physician | Ophthalmology | Permanent