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The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of
Medicine is seeking an optometrist to join the Wilmer White Marsh
and Bel Air practices. 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. 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 required.
• National Provider Identification (NPI) required.
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