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Become a partner in a thriving business.

Must be capable in contact lens fitting and have an acumen for business.
No investment required. Major upside included with salary!
Call: Mr. Winitz 312-806-2052

Date Posted: April 17, 2023

Chicago, IL Ophthalmology Clinic for Sale

Introducing a rare opportunity to partner with a thriving and long-standing ophthalmology clinic in the Chicago, IL area! This reputable practice has been serving the local community for decades, and boasts an excellent patient base that is a testament to its exceptional patient care and expert medical services. As the current doctor is exploring transition options, they are excited to continue practicing and offer their expertise to the new owner. This seamless transition ensures that the clinic maintains its high level of patient satisfaction and quality of care during the handover. The state-of-the-art facility is designed to maximize efficiency and growth, featuring four well-equipped exam rooms with the potential for expansion. By converting the existing contact lens room, a fifth exam lane can be easily added to accommodate the increasing patient volume. In 2022 alone, the clinic performed an impressive 4,400 patient exams, demonstrating its ability to handle a bustling practice.

Despite limited advertising efforts, the clinic consistently attracts 50-55 new patients per month, thanks to its stellar reputation and strong word-of-mouth referrals. The new owner has the opportunity to expand marketing initiatives to further increase patient inflow and grow the practice even more. Don’t miss this unique chance to acquire a well-established and profitable ophthalmology clinic near Chicago, IL. With its dedicated patient base, exceptional reputation, and growth potential, this practice is the perfect investment for both seasoned professionals and eye care groups looking to make their mark in the industry.

4 exam lanes with potential for expansion
Collections of $1.215 million
EBITDA of nearly $400,000
4400 patient exams in 2022
50-55 new patients/month

Chicago, IL, and its surrounding suburbs provide an unparalleled quality of life, with a fantastic blend of family-oriented activities, top-notch education, and a rich cultural scene. The ophthalmology clinic’s prime location within this thriving community makes it an excellent choice for anyone looking to establish a successful practice while enjoying all the benefits the area has to offer. To learn more, contact Professional Transition Strategies. Email Bailey Jones: BAILEY@PROFESSIONALTRANITION.COM or call: 719.694.8320. REFERENCE #IL31423. We look forward to discussing this opportunity with you!

Date Posted: April 12, 2023

Full-Time Optometrist needed in our large, Downtown Chicago, Primary Care Optometric office.

Specialty contact lens fittings, myopia control, medical eye care and routine comprehensive exams.

Our practice is 102 years old this year and we are looking to replace a retired doc.
Please call or email for particulars.
Call Dr DeLee at 312-320-4461
or Office Mgr, Shawn, at 312-332-4461

Date Posted: March 13, 2023

Do you thrive on providing best-in-class vision care for patients?

Are you passionate about collaborating with a team of doctors and other medical professionals to ensure top-notch patient care? Join the BIG CITY OPTICAL team today in this Optometrist position at our River North, Streeterville, and Loop locations.
In this role, you will examine each patient’s eyes thoroughly, utilizing a series of tests to check their vision and detect eye diseases or other eye disorders. If the patient needs vision correction, you’ll determine their best prescription for glasses or contacts. As a doctor, you communicate with patients to ensure they understand all of the procedures performed during the exam.
When you join BIG CITY OPTICAL, you become part of a collaborative team in a relaxed atmosphere that shares your passion for providing care with a personal touch to the members of our community.
Perform standard eye exams for patients
Check for evidence of disease, injury, or other problems impacting vision
Provide prescriptions for corrective lenses as needed
Listen to and address patient questions and concerns
Prescribe medications when needed
Utilize all necessary equipment properly, ensuring it is in good working order
Record all tests, prescriptions, and treatments in each patient’s chart
Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) required from an accredited institution
Current state optometry license in good standing
Minimum of two years experience as a practicing optometrist
Solid working knowledge of all ophthalmic equipment needed to conduct exams
Experience prescribing and fitting corrective lenses
History of excellent patient care
Ability to travel between three locations (and others on occasion, as needed)
Great communication and interpersonal skills
Email your resume to: 

Date Posted: March 13, 2023

The University of Chicago's Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science seeks Clinical Associates in Optometry at 100% effort for a renewable two-year term.

The appointees will provide patient care in the area of optometry. The appointees will join a vibrant optometric team, as well as a distinguished community of colleagues and learners at UChicago Medicine, the Biological Sciences Division, the Pritzker School of Medicine, and the University of Chicago and its affiliates. The position does not require teaching or scholarly activity. Compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) is dependent on qualifications. We especially welcome candidates who will have completed an optometric residency by the time of the appointment.

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must have: 1) an optometric doctorate and 2) hold or be eligible for licensure in the State of Illinois.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago’s Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: Applicants must upload: CV and cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.

For instructions on the Interfolio application process, please visit

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We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at

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Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-834-3988 or email with their request.

Date Posted: March 03, 2023

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