Ophthalmologist

Locum Comprehensive Ophthalmology Position

Become part of a busy Ophthalmology team at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, providing medical ophthalmology, glaucoma care, ROP screening examinations, cataract surgery, access to SLT and Yag Laser clinics.  You will also provide on-call services on a rotating basis, at each of the Lakeridge Health hospitals.  A fully equipped laser clinic and cataract suite is located at our Bowmanville hospital, where all surgical and laser procedures are carried out.

This full-time practice opportunity, with an expected start date as soon as possible, offers an elective surgical practice in Oshawa within 60 minutes of downtown Toronto.

We are part of a five-site organization, in association with the Durham Regional Cancer Centre.  Remuneration will be based on the OHIP fee-for-service, with a HOCC on-call stipend.  Applicants must have certification in Ophthalmology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and must be licensed to practice in the Province of Ontario.  The duration of the locum is for 1 year with the possibility of a permanent position.  Fellowship training in Glaucoma, pediatric ophthalmology or cornea would be welcome.

For more information or to apply for this opportunity, please contact Medical Affairs Office, Lakeridge Health Attention:  Dr. Navdeep Nijhawan.  Tel:  (905) 576-8711 x33720.  Fax:  (905) 721-4784.  Email:  mdcv@lh.ca

LH will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact the Medical Affairs Office.