Chicago Suburbs

Here you can find all classified ad opportunities for both Full-time, Part-time, and Fill-In Optometrists in the Chicago Suburbs.

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Looking for three months of maternity fill-in coverage at our fantastic practice in Bensenville, IL (May, June, July). Our typical schedule is Monday 10am-7pm, Wednesday 9am-2:30pm, Thursday 10am-7pm, every other Friday 9am-2pm and every other Saturday 8:30am-12:30pm (averages 28 hours/week) but we can be flexible. Great compensation and available equipment including Optos, OCT, HVF and OPD Wavefront Aberrometer for topography/auto-refraction. Crystal PM EHR. Staff pretests and can help with coding/billing if necessary as they are experienced and wonderful! Patients scheduled every half hour, mostly healthy vision exams. Comprehensive COVID precautions in place with screening questions, extensive cleaning, air purifiers in all rooms and full mask wearing. Please call Lavender Streiff, OD at 847-254-9665 or email if interested.

Date Posted: October 12, 2021

Looking for a motivated part time OD to join our Tinley Park Target Optical practice. Revolution EHR, online intake forms and Optomap. Doctor Assistance performs all pretesting. Excellent compensation! New grads are welcome to apply! For inquiries please contact Dr. Diana Ranjbar at or text: 708-261-5365. 

Date Posted: October 8, 2021

Looking for an OD for Mondays and Saturdays in St. Charles. If interested please call 847-312-2733 or email

Date Posted: September 14, 2021

Pearle Vision (Lake Zurich) an established practice of 19 years is looking for a full or part-time Licensed Optometrist. We strive to provide excellent patient care and is looking for someone who can practice full scope Optometry. This includes comprehensive vision and medical care, contact lenses and co-manage Lasik and cataract surgeries.
We offer competitive salary with paid time off and holidays.
Please contact Bonnie Portnoy either at 847-372-1450 or

Date Posted: September 13, 2021

Ticho Eye Associates seeking Illinois licensed Optometrist; flexible hours; above-market pay; excellent benefits for right applicant.

  We are recruiting for an eye specialist practice with an immediate opening for an Illinois state-licensed Optometrist. The practice is rapidly growing with a full roster of Physicians and other health care personnel. The ideal candidate is a licensed Optometrist with a sound background in treating eye disorders and conditions. Optometry residency training would be a welcome plus, or meaningful real-world experience in any optometric specialty areas.  We will consider candidates who worked previously as opticians and only recently fulfilled their educational requirements to become Optometrists. However, you must have passed the licensing exam prior to your hire date. We offer flexible hours, well above-market pay and an excellent benefits package for the right applicant.  This is a premier position waiting for an outstanding individual!  

•            Provide outpatient care for patients with a wide range of eye disorders and conditions
•            Conduct routine eye examinations, including visual field tests
•            Determine each patient's visual acuity, field of vision and hand-eye coordination
•            Take detailed medical histories for all patients, including current and past prescription medications
•            Evaluate eye-related symptoms, such as discharge, redness and inflammation
•            Prescribe corrective lenses when required
•            Refer patients to board-certified ophthalmologists when required for more holistic eye care
•            Educate patients on proper eye care
•            Identify eye health safety factors that could impact vision, such as working around chemicals or in front of a computer
•            Advise patients about proper eye hygiene and care  

•            Illinois State-issued license for optometry and O.D.
•            Indiana License is desired but not an absolute requirement.
•            Excellent customer service and organization skills
•            Advanced time management skills
•            Ability to diagnose and treat eye-related disorders and conditions    

Please contact: Micaela Quebbemann 952-237-5327   Job Type: Full-time

Date Posted: August 31, 2021

Wilmette Eye Care is a growing private practice on Chicago's North Shore. We are looking to add a part time associate who can grow with the practice. We have a new facility, state-of-the-art equipment and a phenomenal staff. Weekdays are flexible but Saturday availability is a must.

Wilmette Eye Care's mission is to provide an exemplary patient experience. Our ideal candidate should be committed to consistently creating an environment where patient service and satisfaction are the absolute top priority. We are excited to add another doctor to our team!

Please email resumes to or call (224) 408-2302 with interest.

Date Posted: August 31, 2021

$80/hour  Seeking energetic OD for high volume private practice in Chicago's near northwest suburb.  Approximately 20 hours per week with potential for additional hours; no evenings.  Option to purchase practice after one year.  Call 224-522-5002.

Date Posted: August 26, 2021

Region: Suburbs
Upscale 6 location private practice located in the north suburbs (AccuVISION) looking for a personable P/T or F/T OD for any day of the week for occasional fill-in or regularly schedule times. Pay commensurate with experience. Could lead to partnership opportunity or even outright purchase of a practice. Contact Dr James Doherty cell 847-274-6000 or my email

Date Posted: August 17, 2021

PT/FT Position available. Privately owned Multi-Disciplinary practice with 4 offices located in Oak Lawn, Orland Park, Chicago and Buffalo Grove. We provide exceptional patient services and we are interested in finding someone who can practice full scope eye care - including comprehensive vision and medical care along surgical specialties like, cornea, peds, oculoplastics, uveitis and glaucoma. Our facilities teach OD externs. Great opportunity to work with multiple specialties and co-manage interesting cases. We offer a competitive salary with paid time off, malpractice insurance, yearly CE stipend, 401K, medical/dental, and IOA due stipend. email call 815-557-3555

Date Posted: August 13, 2021

Looking for FT/PT/Fill-In Optometrists for practice opportunities with For Eyes and Walgreens! We have FT positions available in Buffalo Grove and Oakbrook in addition to PT/fill-in opportunities (ideally Sat/Sun) throughout the Chicagoland city and suburbs. We offer advanced instrumentation with a digital refraction system, electronic medical records, competitive pay, and a comprehensive benefits package for FT positions. For additional information, please email Dr. Janaki Patel at

Date Posted: August 9, 2021

Fill-in Optometrist needed in Palatine, IL

I am looking for an OD to fill-in 2-3 days during the week of August 13-20.This is an established practice at a Walmart Vision Center with a friendly environment.

This office has an autorefractor, NCT, automated phoropter, retinal photography, and visual fields. All pre-screening is done by the staff.

For more information, please contact Catherine Rojas at 630-532-4591 or 

Date Posted: July 28, 2021

Alan Optical is looking for an Illinois licensed optometrist with a strong clinical background to join our practice on a part time basis, which includes at least 2 Saturdays per month. We are an established, privately owned optometric practice located in Buffalo Grove, Illinois. The ideal candidate is reliable, personable, welcoming to our patients and has a strong work ethic. Along with routine examinations, our doctors treat a variety of medical cases, including pre and post LASIK and cataract patients, macular degeneration, dry eye, and glaucoma. Our full support staff and equipment allows our doctors to focus on quality patient care. Please contact Dr. Keith Mihaly at or 847-212-3876.

Date Posted: July 14, 2021

Looking for OD part time once a week to earn extra money servicing nursing homes in chicagoland. please call me Dr Frank Rubin at 8475585535 or email me at

Date Posted: June 29, 2021

Illinois Eyecare Center is seeking a motivated Optometrist.

We are a privately owned family practice with 3 offices located in Hoffman Estates, Palatine, and Schaumburg. Our Practice is over 50 years old and growing! We strive to provide exceptional patient services and we are interested in finding someone who can practice full scope eye care - including comprehensive vision and medical care along surgical co-management. An opportunity to fit specialty lenses or utilize myopia management is also present. We offer a competitive salary with paid time off and holidays. This position offers flexible hours during the weekdays and Saturdays from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Please contact Charles Assell at 630-408-5014 or via email

Date Posted: June 15, 2021

Looking for a Part-Time to eventual Full-Time optometrist for an independent practice inside a Sam's Club in Vernon Hills, IL.

Join a 21-year-old, independent practice located within a Sam's Club in the northwest suburbs that serves a large, diverse patient population.

You will provide full-scope optometry for all ages, prescribe medications and other treatment options (i.e. red eye, LASIK surgery, cataract surgery), treatment of acute and chronic ocular pathologies, specialty contact lenses, low-vision aides, and visual training for children and adolescents.

You will be supported by a friendly team of experienced opticians who assist in patient pre-testing, education, and Spanish translation when needed.

QuikEyes EHR
Competitive daily pay negotiable
New Graduates welcome!

Contact Peter Epstein OD at 

Date Posted: May 24, 2021

Optometrist - Elmhurst, Il

Looking for a dynamic, aggressive, outgoing OD who wants the challenge and the rewards of joining a state of the art, completely automated, primary care private practice, equipped with a Nidek OPD and Topcon KRW-1 Auto Refractors / Topographers, Zeiss Cirrus 6000 OCT, Optos Califonia Wide Field Imaging , Zeiss Humphrey HFA 3 Threshold Perimeter, Kowa Retinal Camera, NCT, I care, Goldmann Tonometry, Pachymetry, Video and Anterior Segment Photography. All equipment is networked into the exam rooms using Crystal EHR. Very experienced staff (4 over 25 yrs) trained to help you practice to your full potential. Emphasis on emergency care, retinal /macula pathology, glaucoma, and specialty contact lenses. All this in a newly remodeled, free standing building. Fax or email your resume to 630-834-2209 or

Date Posted: May 13, 2021

Looking for an OD to work Saturdays in Buffalo Grove, Illinois and OD to work in Orland Park, Illinois.

Great Opportunity. Please email or call 815-557-3555.

Date Posted: May 6, 2021

Seeking a motivated and energetic Full Time OD at Target Optical in Lemont, IL. Revolution EHR and Optos Retinal Imaging in place. We are a thriving and steadily growing optometry practice. You will enjoy having a Doctor Assistant to help you see a wonderful patient base. Polish or Spanish speaking will be a plus! For inquiries, please contact Dr. Amna Malik via email: or text 832-641-3351

Date Posted: April 23, 2021

Very busy and growing practice needs optometrist for part-time to full-time work. No weekends or nights.
Excellent supportive staff, professional setting, and opportunity to buy in. Email:

Date Posted: April 22, 2021

Searching for a motivated and energetic Full-Time Optometrist for Target Optical in the Shorewood/Plainfield/Joliet area. This location is a beautiful practice with new equipment. Optos Retinal Imaging, Revolution EHR, and OD Assistant in place. New grads welcome! Please call/text/email Dr. Tanya Le, OD to learn more about this opportunity. Cell: 708-275-6192 | Email:

Date Posted: April 19, 2021

Spectrios Institute for Low vision is looking for a part-time optometrist to help cover a maternity leave with the opportunity to extend into a permanent position.

Join a low vision rehabilitation non-profit that is nationally recognized for changing the lives of people with vision loss. We provide a team approach to help patients meet their individual goals. When other doctors say nothing else can be done, we get started.

Why You Will Love Working Here
• Technology: You will have access to the technology you need! We have both Goldman and Octopus visual field, fundus camera and more.
• Opportunity: You will be able to gain experience with comprehensive low vision exams, working alongside a team with extensive experience in an established highly regarded practice.
• Team: Join a team that is excited and passionate about the work - we make a measurable impact on the daily lives of our patients.
• Hours: No Weekends, Office hours are 8:30-5:00. You will have the flexibility to determine what days you would like to work.

· Perform comprehensive low vision exams
· Educate patients on their diagnosis
• Prescribe corrective lenses and tools to aide the patient in achieving their goals
· Communicate with referring optometrists or ophthalmologists
· Work with occupational therapy and access technology specialists
· An average day, you will see 4-6 patients

• Low vision residency training preferred, but we will strongly consider residency training in ocular disease or experience working with low vision. New grads with a strong interest in low vision are also welcome to apply
· Valid Illinois state license to practice optometry
· Strong communication skills
· Interest in the treatment of low vision

· Salary commensurate with experience
· Health and dental benefits (full-time employees)

Please contact Susanna Perrett: or 630-690-7115 Ext 116

Date Posted: April 1, 2021

Lifetime Vision in Crystal Lake, IL is looking for a PT OD to join our busy full-scope private practice. Lifetime Vision is an established practice of 50 years and offers a positive, friendly work environment. Qualified applicants must be motivated, enthusiastic, and able to interact well with others. Candidate would practice full-scope optometry including basic and specialty contact lens fittings, medical management of acute and chronic diseases, as well as surgical co-management of refractive surgeries and cataract surgeries. Please call 815-459-7110 or email and send CV to Kaitlyn Keller, OD, FAAO at

Date Posted: March 18, 2021

Looking for an Independent Contractor to work at my established retail practice in Crystal Lake, IL. Could be either part time or full time. Days needed are Tuesdays-Fridays and 2 Saturdays a month. Daily guarantee plus bonus based on production. Average full time salary ranges between $90,000 - $120,000. Staff does all pretesting. Great location in a newly remodeled store. If interested please contact me by either phone or email. 847-323-8501

Date Posted: March 16, 2021