The Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic in Eau Claire, WI is seeking a fellowship-trained Medical Retina Specialist to join our established retinal practice with two full-time retinal surgeons. This position will be based at the Eau Claire, WI practice site, which is part of the Mayo Clinic Health System. The Health System works in collaboration with Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.
The successful applicant will be a skilled clinician, board-certified or board-eligible in Ophthalmology with fellowship training in vitreoretinal disease. This position will provide Outpatient Clinic Medical retinal services in addition, general ophthalmology as it relates to cataract evaluations and surgery. Expectation to participate in general ophthalmology call coverage, which is one in five weeks. Limited inpatient care specifically general ophthalmology patients.
Teaching/academic/research expectation: If candidate is wanting to explore these areas, will work in conjunction with Rochester. Currently, NWWI Family Medicine residents and Emergency Room NP/PA do shadow the physicians.
Mayo Clinic is a non-profit, physician-led, multi-specialty clinical practice integrated with education and research in a unified, multi-campus environment. Mayo Clinic is an academic tertiary care institution that includes campuses in Minnesota, Arizona and Florida. We have the benefits afforded by a large institution, yet the freedom to direct our own department and practice to meet the needs of the patient.
License or certification
WI State licensure needed
Ophthalmology board eligible or certified
Medical Retinal Fellowship (1 year)
Benefits eligible Yes
Site description Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin â“ Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, Eau Claire was ranked #4 on the list of "Americas best towns" (Outside Magazine, 2015) The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016).
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
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