Aurora, IL

Job Description
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  • Immediate opening for a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist/Cataract surgeon in a well-established multi-specialist clinic, due to the upcoming retirement of one of the physicians.
  • Although our opening is immediate, we are flexible and willing to wait for the right candidate till summer 2020 if needed. 
  • We are seeking an energetic candidate with strong clinical and surgical skills as well as excellent interpersonal skills. Fellowship training in glaucoma, cornea, plastics or any subspecialty is a plus. 
  • Our practice consists of 3 well established ophthalmologists, one if which is fellowship trained in pediatrics, and 2 optometrists. We are part of a large multispecialty group of more than 250 physicians which provides an excellent referral base. Our practice has everything you need for successful practice including excellent ophthalmic techs, an onsite ASC and Epic EMR. 
  • We are part of Advocate Aurora Health which is the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the nation. As such, we offer a 2 year salary guarantee of $345,000 and have an excellent benefit package including health, dental, life, disability insurances and retirement program with company match.
  • Advocate Medical Group West is located in Aurora, the second largest city in Illinois and is just 45 minutes west of Chicago! Aurora and the surrounding suburbs offer excellent schools, entertainment as well as many beautiful residential communities. 
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible candidates.
About Aurora, Illinois
Aurora (“The City of Lights”) is a leader in commerce, education, and entertainment. Aurora was the first city in the world to illuminate all of its streets with electric lights. Aurora is the second largest city in Illinois is not only home to Chicago Premium Outlets, the ultimate shopping destination, but is the area's epicenter of live entertainment!  The historic Paramount Theatre provides world-class entertainment, including live dance, music and Broadway-caliber shows.  The picturesque 30-acre RiverEdge Park is open year-round and is host to an array of seasonal top-name concerts, festivals and cultural events.  Hollywood Casino Aurora is home to the largest poker venue in Illinois, along with top entertainment.  Mingled with its hub of arts, fabulous attractions, annual events and outdoor adventure, Aurora has it all.
About Advocate Aurora Health 
Together, we make healthy happen.
Now, as the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the nation, Advocate Aurora Health’s combined strength and stability drives us forward. Our integrated delivery model allows our clinicians to offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern and central Illinois.
Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for our patients.