Banner Health Ophthalmology: Cornea and Anterior Segment Specialist – Banner University Medical Group-Tucson in Tucson, Arizona

Ophthalmology: Cornea and Anterior Segment Specialist – Banner University Medical Group-TucsonBanner Health

Tucson, AZ 85713

Accepts J1s:No

Accepts H1Bs:No Response

Loan Assistance:No

Practice Type:Employee

Verified Date:03/14/2018

Job ID:507863

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The Department ofOphthalmology at the University of Arizona and Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) is actively seeking anOphthalmologistwithfellowship training andexperienceincornea and anterior segment services. This is an exciting role for a dynamic physician to join a faculty team involved in academic medicine, including key teaching roles for medical students, residents and fellows. The qualified candidate, minimum three years’ experience preferred, must be comfortable with diagnosis, treatment and continuing care of patients with complex corneal infectious disease, trauma reconstruction, advanced cataract surgery, corneal refractive surgery, mutifocal IOLs, and corneal transplantation (full thickness and partial thickness methods). Clinical services are provided at the Alvernon Eye Clinic in Tucson, with on-call and consultative coverage to two Banner-University Medical Center campuses in Tucson. Qualifications include: BCOphthalmology

  • Fellowship training in cornea and external disease

  • Ability to treat corneal trauma and infectious disease of the eye

  • Interest and ability to help teach and mentor residents/medical students

  • Work schedule: 7 half day sessions per week (16-18 patients scheduled),1 day scheduled in OR

  • Shared call coverage: 1 week in 7 (resident supervision and additional subspecialty coverage [corneal specific] as needed)

The position will have a faculty appointment with the University of Arizona - Department of Medicine consistent with the candidate’s credentials.

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this partnership is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers.

We offer a generous salary and benefits. Please submit your letter of interest and CV for immediate consideration

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.