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 coverage in my Bloomingdale office.
The dates are June 16, 17, 18, 20, 23, 25, or 27.

Flexible with hours. Tech does all the pretesting. Electronic or paper files. If interested in any of the dates contact me at

Date Posted: May 17, 2022

Greenspan Optometric is looking to add a full or part time Doctor of Optometry to our busy private practice on Mondays and Tuesdays. Our ideal candidate is energetic, team oriented and dedicated to providing the best patient care. We offer a competitive salary with paid vacations and malpractice insurance coverage. Our doctors practice full scope optometry with a heavy emphasis on ocular disease, ocular emergencies, and surgical co-management. If you are interested in this opportunity please email Dr Holmberg at or call 773.517.7580. 

Date Posted: April 12, 2022

Looking for FT, PT/Fill-In, and Sublease Optometrists with For Eyes and Walgreens! We have a FT position available at our Oakbrook office and PT/Fill-In positions at multiple Chicagoland offices (Villa Park, Oakbrook, Deerfield, Lake in the Hills, Gurnee, Skokie, Arlington Heights, Oak Park and downtown). We also have opportunities for Sublease at our Arlington Heights and Oak Park offices. We have flexibility with the days that work best for you and most offices are open 7 days/week. We offer advanced instrumentation with a digital refraction system and electronic medical records. Please contact Dr. Janaki Patel at or 630-669-4069 for additional information.

Date Posted: April 6, 2022

We are looking to add a personable full-scope optometrist who can grow with the practice. This opportunity is for either full-time or part-time, fill in work for any day of the week or regularly scheduled hours. We are an upscale private practice with 6 locations (AccuVISION) in the northwest suburbs. Each office is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, electronic medical records, and a phenomenal staff.
Pay commensurate with experience. Could lead to partnership opportunities or even purchase of an office. Contact Dr James Doherty cell 847-274-6000 or my email

Date Posted: March 25, 2022

Seeking Optometrist for our Private Practice in Orland Park--Possible Partnership Opportunity

We are seeking a Full-time or Part-Time time associate optometrist for well established full scope private optometry practice in Orland Park, Illinois. Opportunity for partnership for interested candidate. Our services include primary care for children and adults, emergency care, glaucoma management, cataract comanagement, specialty contact lenses, and myopia management. Up to date instrumentation including Optos California, Zeiss Cirrus OCT, Zeiss perimeter, Medmont Meridia topographer, and Eaglet ESP scleral profiler. Our staff is highly trained and very easy to work with. All pre-testing is performed by our skilled wonderful technicians. In house optical laboratory and skilled optician. We also had the honor to serve as an ICO externship site for several years.

Some advantages of our private suburban practice:
* Ability to practice full scope eye care commensurate with your optometry school training, and a personal relationship with your patients.
* Competitive pay
* 401-K program
* Holiday and vacation PTO
* Professional development opportunities
* We never work Sundays and enjoy 3-Day holiday weekends.

See Our Website:

Please contact us at
or call 708 460-2010

Date Posted: March 21, 2022

Fill-in Optometrist needed in Palatine, Il.

I am looking for an OD to fill-in June 17-18. This is a 15yr established practice at a Walmart Vision Center with a friendly atmosphere. This office has an autorefractor, NCT, Marco automated phoropter, Topcon retinal camera, and visual fields. All pre-screening is done by the well trained staff. If interested, please contact Dr Catherine Rojas at (630) 532-4591 or

Date Posted: March 14, 2022

Sublease opportunity available with For Eyes at our Arlington Heights office! Please contact me at or 630-669-4069 for additional information. Thank you.

Date Posted: March 7, 2022

"Excellent Private Practice Opportunity in Northbrook, IL"

The Optometrists of the North Shore is a well-established, private practice with 2 locations in the northern suburbs of Chicago, IL. We are re-locating our Northbrook office after 40 years to a larger, upscale 3600 sq ft building and looking for a full time associate to join our team. We currently have 3 full time OD's and 12 qualified opticians between the two offices. The ideal candidate must be motivated and outgoing with a positive, friendly personality. Prior experience is preferred but new graduates are encouraged to apply. We are looking to expand our scope of practice to provide additional services such as speciality contact lenses, myopia management, or vision therapy. Our office hours are Mon & Thurs 9-7pm, Tues 9-6pm, Wed & Fri 9-5pm, and Saturdays 8-2pm.

We offer a very competitive salary, 100% health insurance coverage, life insurance, 3 weeks paid vacation, weekly paychecks, paid holidays including 3 day weekends (Memorial & Labor Day), and 401K/profit sharing after 1 full year of employment. We will also cover malpractice ins premiums, AOA dues, licensing renewal dues, and a stipend for continuing education.

Our new office has 3 exam lanes and 2 pretest lanes equipped with brand new state of the art equipment which allows us to practice optometry to the highest level. We have used Compulink EHR since 2012 and utilize Canon retinal cameras, Optovue IVue OCT, Zeiss Humphrey VF analyzer, Topcon slit-lamps with digital cameras, auto refractor/keratometer, Icare tonometers, and digital acuity charts. The opticians perform all the pre-tests so our optometrists can focus on performing thorough ocular health exams. We provide full scope optometry including detection and management of eye diseases (ARMD, glaucoma, cataracts, dry eyes), diabetic retinopathy and plaquenil screenings, emergent care, contact lens fittings, and surgical co-management.

Please call with any questions @ 847-877-6332 or send your CV to Dr. Russell Brody @

Date Posted: March 7, 2022

We are In Focus Eyecare @ Target Optical. Perfect part time opportunity to add onto an existing schedule.

Available in May 2022: Wednesdays - 10-7 pm Algonquin
Fridays - 10-7 pm Mundelein
Available in Sept 2022- Fulltime hours in above 2 locations.

EHR, online forms, Optos, Dr. Assistant for all pre-testing. Enjoy practicing in a very organized and well run clinic catering to the "Target" patient base. 20 minute exams.
Our ideal candidate is energetic, upbeat, has proficient clinical and contact lens fitting skills, loves people/Optometry, loves the Retail environment. New grads welcome.

Contact : Email: amnamalik05@gmail. Text: 832-641-3351

Date Posted: February 24, 2022

Progressive primary care practice is looking for a FT or PT, patient-focused Optometrist in northern Chicago. New Grads Welcome

At Grayslake Eyecare, we empower our doctors with the technology and staff needed to focus on their patients. We are a primary care practice focused on serving our communities with the highest standard of eye health and vision care. Our practices are well-equipped and expertly staffed.

We are looking for a FT or PT OD available to support our Grayslake and Antioch practices. Excellent compensation/benefits and flexible, family-friendly schedule.

Candidates should possess a patient-first mentality and outstanding professional and interpersonal skills.

Email/call Maria Carvalho Esteves ( for immediate consideration.

Date Posted: February 22, 2022

Optometrist needed for a fill-in maternity leave coverage in Buffalo Grove, IL starting July 2022 through September 2022. Doctor hours are Monday 10a-7pm, Thursday 10a-5:30p and Saturday 9a-2p; however, days and times are flexible. Patients are scheduled every half hour. General practice including pediatrics and myopia management. Easy-going environment with wonderful staff. RevolutionEHR. Opportunity to transition to part-time associate after maternity leave. Competitive compensation. Please contact Dr. Caitlyn McHugh at or (847) 363-2954 if interested. 

Date Posted: February 22, 2022

Wilmette Eye Care is a growing private practice on Chicago's North Shore. We are looking to add an associate who can grow with the practice. This opportunity is for either full-time or part-time, depending on availability. 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 questions regarding compensation, benefits or any other specifics about the position.

Date Posted: March 15, 2022

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: January 20, 2022

Looking for three months of maternity fill-in coverage at our fantastic practice in Bensenville, IL (May, June, July). Our typical schedule is Monday/Thursday 10am-7pm, Wednesday 9am-3pm, and every other Saturday 8:30am-12:30pm (averages 26 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 required mask wearing. Please call Lavender Streiff, OD at 847-254-9665 or email if interested. 

Date Posted: January 12, 2022

Seven Bridges Eye Care is seeking an Optometrist to work 3 days a week at our Woodridge office and 2 days at our Third Street Eyecare office in Geneva. Top equipment along with a seasoned staff. We offer high quality eyewear and have the clientele to appreciate it. Benefits include 401K, health insurance, paid vacation and holidays. Excellent pay with the potential for a year end bonus. I am looking for someone with passion for our profession and will be committed to the offices. Office number is 630-824-0101 or email

Date Posted: January 3, 2022

One of Illinois' largest multi-disciplinary clinics based in Yorkville, is seeking a full-time Optometrist to join it's amazing team.

The practice has been serving generations of families in the Yorkville area, just outside of Chicago, for over 50 years and has shown continual growth with a team of 11 providers and 40 staff. Services include vision eye exams, contact lenses, medical eye health exams, pediatric services, traumatic brain injury treatment, and cataract and retinal surgery.

What you have to look forward to:

The Fox Valley area of Illinois
Above average base pay which is based on an hourly guaranteed rate
Flexible schedule with some weekends
Full benefits and 401k
Sign-on/Relocation Bonus

We look forward to discussing the details of the practice and the position with you. To apply: 

Date Posted: November 5, 2021

Assistant Professor - Primary Care - Chicago College of Optometry

Candidates are expected to be highly knowledgeable in the field of Primary Eye Care who can develop and teach courses and/or laboratories in the subject area. The candidate must also be able to provide direct patient care and clinical instruction to professional students as well as residents, and be involved in interdisciplinary practice with other educational professionals. Candidates must be willing to actively participate in curricular assessment, professional development, student counseling and service activities within the college, university and the scientific community. Successful candidates are also expected to be involved in research and scholarly activities, and have a sincere commitment to optometric education, community service and patient care. Primary duties include, but are not limited to:

a) Teaching

Developing and delivering lectures and/or laboratories for primary eye care and related areas, as assigned;
Embracing and enhancing the didactic philosophies in the O.D. program;
Maintaining and expanding the high quality clinical practice environment for optometry students on rotation; and
Precepting students on clinical rotation at the Midwestern University Eye Institute- Downers

b) Service

Helping to maintain and grow the state-of-the-art optometry program with a strong interdisciplinary focus that meets the needs of patients in the surrounding community; is efficient, patient-friendly, and cost-effective;
Working closely together with all optometry and ophthalmology faculty to provide a complete range of eye and vision care services;
Participating in leadership roles in state, regional, and national optometry organizations;
Participating on College and University committees, as assigned; and
Participating in College and University service

c) Scholarly activity

Engaging in research and scholarly activity, including presentations at scientific meetings, research, and publication in peer-reviewed journals sufficient to qualify for academic advancement in a non-tenure track


Candidates must possess a Doctor of Optometry degree from an ACOE-accredited institution, must have completed an ACOE-accredited residency, and must be eligible for an Illinois optometric license. Primary eye care clinical expertise is also required.

Contact information: Interested applicants should apply online at and include curriculum vitae and letter of interest. Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Melissa Suckow, Dean, Chicago College of Optometry, 555 31st Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515; e-mail:

Midwestern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate against an employee or applicant based upon race; color; religion; creed; national origin or ancestry; ethnicity; sex (including pregnancy); gender (including gender expressions, gender identity; and sexual orientation); marital status; age; disability; citizenship; past, current, or prospective service in the uniformed services; genetic information; or any other protected class, in accord with all federal, state and local laws, including 41 C.F.R. 60-1.4(a), 250.5(a), 300.5(a) and 741.5(a). Midwestern University complies with the Smoke-Free Arizona Act (A.R.S. 36-601.01) and the Smoke Free Illinois Act (410 ILCS 82/). Midwestern University complies with the Illinois Equal Pay Act of 2003 and Arizona Equal Pay Acts.

Apply here:

Date Posted: November 4, 2021

Looking for PT or FT optometrist to join our independent practice inside Walmart in Streamwood IL. We practice full scope optometry and we have great staff to assist in work up including medical history, pretesting and any ancillary testing needed like OCT/fundus photos or VF; Also, they assist with Spanish translation and patient education when needed. Full time OD we also have a great benefit package. New graduates are welcome!! Please email your resume to

Date Posted: November 4, 2021

PT/FT Position available. Privately owned Multi-Disciplinary practice with 4 offices located in Oak Lawn, Orland Park, Chicago, Oak Brook, Willowbrook, 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: October 28, 2021

Looking for a caring associate optometrist, who is passionate about offering full scope eye care in a family friendly office. We are looking for a long term fit for the practice with a doctor who wants to love their work. This is currently a 30 hour/week opportunity, with a potential of 40 hours/week in a year or two. Your schedule is Tuesday 9:30-7, Wednesday 9:30-5, Friday 9:30-4, and Saturday 8:30-1, but we can be flexible. We offer a competitive salary, malpractice insurance, medical/dental insurance, PTO, sick, and CE days. We have a HVF, OCT, Clarus fundus photos, and Revolution EHR. Patients are scheduled every 30, 45, or 60 minutes. All COVID precautions are in place. Please call 847-518-0303 or email if interested. 

Date Posted: October 26, 2021