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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.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • 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 (D.O.) 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

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Type: Full Time (Salaried)
Job ID: 99167