Practice Academic Medicine with Top-Rated Teaching Hospital in the Sun and Recreation Corridor of Arizona at the University of Arizona and Banner University Medical Center - Tucson (BUMC-T)
The Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science at the University of Arizona-Tucson and Banner University Medical Group is actively seeking a fellowship-trained academic Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Specialist to join our growing Department led by Dr. Jonathan M. Holmes. The Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus team also includes Joseph M. Miller MD MPH; Jordana M. Smith MD; Rita M. Bhakta OD; J. Daniel Twelker OD Ph.D.; and Erin M. Harvey Ph.D.
You will be responsible for the surgical and non-surgical management of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus patients. Clinical services are provided at the Banner University Medicine Ophthalmology Clinic in Tucson, with coverage for two medical center campuses located within 15 minutes from the clinic. Our residency program has 4 residents per year and we are looking for a candidate with an enthusiastic commitment to teaching. The preferred candidate will also possess strong research interests, either in clinical research, basic science research, or both.
The qualified physician will receive a faculty appointment with the University of Arizona Department of Medicine, commensurate with their credentials, including a generous tuition discount for the applicant and immediate family members.
Minimum Requirements include:
American Board of Ophthalmology certified or eligible
Completion of Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Attractive salary plus incentives
Paid malpractice with tail coverage
Paid time off
Excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family
Retirement package of 401(k) with matching and 457(b) deferred compensation plan
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As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.
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