Northern IL

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

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Immediate opening! FT OD at private clinic; No eve/wknds;
Great staff & benefits; New grads welcome

A well-established, private, sub-specialty practice has an immediate opening for a full-time Optometrist to manage our satellite office in Geneseo, Illinois. We are looking for a candidate that embraces high standards of care and provides excellent customer service. Eye Surgeons Associates has an exceptional reputation.

Administrative staff handles billing/coding, credentialing, staff hiring/training, and advertising/marketing. Optometrists have an Optometric Assistant that will complete all pre-testing and gather a comprehensive case history using our EHR system. Clinic includes an Optical Department and optician. Co-manage cataract surgery with our cataract specialist who performs surgery at Hammond Henry Hospital.

Our Optometrists make higher than the mid-point of the MGMA and we offer health, dental, disability, and life insurance coverage, as well as, paid vacation and 401(k). Enjoy your evenings and weekends as the clinic is closed.

Just 20 minutes from the Quad Cities, Geneseo, IL is described as living in a Norman Rockwell painting. It has a thriving, colorful downtown and offers old-fashioned festivals, parades, a local theatre group and ice cream socials. In addition, an excellent school system makes Geneseo a great place to raise a family.

For nearly 40 years, Eye Surgeons Associates has been committed to providing our patients their best vision for life through a comprehensive range of eye care dedicated to the preservation, enhancement, and restoration of vision at any age. ESA currently provides care to the Quad Cities and surrounding communities from three clinics.

Contact Dr. Nikhil Wagle at nwagle@eyesurgeonspc.com or (563) 343-0176, if you are interested in discussing this opportunity and to schedule a visit! 

Date Posted: August 26, 2021


Private Practice Clinic Recruiting Optometrist

Advanced Rockford Eye Care Group, located in beautiful Rockford - the 3rd largest city in Illinois, is a thriving and growing optometry practice seeking a highly-motivated, energetic, patient-focused, full-time Optometrist to join our practice as part of a professional, friendly, clinical team. The ideal candidates would possess superior clinical, diagnostic and interpersonal skills to support our vision to "be Rockford's leading provider of optometry services".

Our clinic, founded by owner Dr, Jaime King OD., in 2009, has an excellent reputation for providing unparalleled patient care and creating strong ties to and with the Rockford region community. In 2016 we opened our new 4600 sq ft facility, with 6 exam rooms which utilizes marco refraction systems, Optos retinal imaging and OCT. Our clinic includes a Dry Eye Center which utilizes Lumenis Optima IPL, Tear Care and Oculus Keratograph 5M. Our support team includes technicians, contact lens concierge, and patient care coordinators so that Optometrists can focus on patient needs.

Rockford - a friendly, growing, inclusive, hard-working, dedicated community of people - is more affordable and less chaotic than Chicago, yet centrally located and easily accessible - at just one hour from Chicago O'Hare airport, and 70 miles from Chicago, Madison and Milwaukee city centers. Abundant in recreational, family oriented, inexpensive indoor and outdoor activities, including 185 public parks, 21 public golf courses, 10 museums, 12 art galleries, 4 country clubs, over 300 churches to name a few, Rockford life centers around the Rock River and is vibrant, diverse and eclectic.

Our ideal candidate:
Promotes our vision of providing excellent care with respect and honor
Plans on long term dedication to our team and practice
Is comfortable in a busy, fast-paced environment
Possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills and can easily develop rapport with a diverse group of fellow employees and patients
Possesses a willingness to get involved with and reside in our Rockford community
Is able to work together with a sincere spirit of cooperation and teamwork
Participates in the community's awareness and growth of our practice
Desires to learn, follow and contribute to established, detailed protocols.
Is licensed in Illinois.

Position includes:
Sign on bonus
Competitive compensation
Production based incentives
Vacation, Paid Time Off
Practice provided technicians and scribes
Profit sharing, 401(k) and malpractice insurance

We welcome new graduates and would be willing to allow them to practice with a senior doctor on site while waiting for licensure. Please email CV/Resume or questions to kylie@advancedrockfordeyecare.com and visit our Vision Source website at www.advancedrockfordeyecare.com

Date Posted: August 9, 2021


Senior Eye Associates is hiring a part time optometrist with the potential to move to a full time position. We are a mobile practice serving nursing homes, supportive living facilities, and group homes in northern & central Illinois - mostly in the Chicagoland are. We are looking for a compassionate and energetic optometrist to work ~3 days a week. We only work Monday thru Friday - no evenings and no weekends or holidays! New grads welcome!

Email senioreye@comcast.net if you would like to learn more about this great opportunity!

Date Posted: April 14, 2021


We have a quality opportunity for a part time O.D. We are a private practice, not one of the chains. This can lead to a full time position or would be excellent for someone looking for limited days. Hoping now. Call 847-508-2112.

Date Posted: March 29, 2021