The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of
Medicine is seeking an optometrist to join the Wilmer Bethesda
practice. This individual will work independently to provide
primary ocular evaluations for patients seeking vision services at
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Wilmer Eye
Institute at Bethesda. Provide comprehensive care and perform
general visual examinations and contact lens evaluations on
patients in need of evaluation for vision correction and perform
the various skills associated with the practice of optometry.
Perform visual examinations and contact lens evaluation on adults
and pediatric patients in need of evaluation for problems related
to ocular irregularities, including but not limited to keratoconus,
post-surgical vision impairments, aphakia and distortion secondary
to injury or pathology. Refer and/or work in consultation with
various ophthalmological specialists to diagnose and treat
complicated vision disorders. Refer patients to surgeons for
surgical interventions as needed. Dispense and educate patients
about optometric materials prescribed for treatment for ocular
conditions. Work in collaboration with the optical manager.
• Examines patients having a full range of visual problems by using
a full field of optometry instruments and techniques.
• Diagnoses refractive errors and prescribes glasses and contacts
• Diagnoses and treats visual diseases, disorders, and deficiencies
and prescribes treatment according to the laws of the State of
Maryland, District, or Commonwealth.
• In the state or jurisdiction in which licensed or under the
standing orders of a physician, uses diagnostic pharmaceutical
agents to detect and diagnose ocular pathology. Uses examination
techniques to determine ocular signs of systemic diseases and
• Refers patients to other appropriate specialists as needed for
further evaluation and treatment.
• Participates in departmental and educational meetings including
peer review activities within the department and medical
• Minimum of one (1) year of experience or successful completion of
accredited optometry residency program.
• Graduation from an accredited school of Optometry required.
• License in good standing in State of Maryland, District of
Columbia, or Virginia required.
• National Provider Identification (NPI) required.
Please submit your application files including a cover letter and
curriculum vitae via interfolio to
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