Practice Opportunities: Outside Lower Mainland

Posting Title
 Status
 Location Date Posted
Locum optometrist needed  Locum  Sidney  September 21, 2018 
Optometrist FT/PT  Sunshine Coast  September 21, 2018 
Practice for Sale in Kamloops, BC For Sale Kamloops September 6, 2018 
Full-time Associate in Victoria & Duncan  FT  Victoria & Duncan August 30, 2018
Part-time Associate position in Quesnel  PT Quesnel  August 30, 2018 
Optometrist
FT/PT
Mid-island/central Vancouver Island area
August 28, 2018
Optometrist
PT
Victoria
August 28, 2018
Seeking FT or PT Optometrist For Victoria Area
FT/PT
Victoria Area
August 20, 2018
Full Time OD in Nelson, BC
FT  Nelson August 15, 2018 
Practice for Sale
For Sale
Victoria
August 13, 2018
F/T OD Opening Okanagan
FT
Kelowna
August 8, 2018
Full-Time Optometrist Opportunity
FT/Locum
Nanaimo
August 7, 2018
Optometrist Opportunity in Okanagan
FT/PT
Okanagan (Lake Country)
August 7, 2018
Full Time Associate
FT
Williams Lake
August 7, 2018
Excellent Opportunity, New Grads Welcome!
FT/PT
Victoria
August 2, 2018
Associate Needed  FT/PT Trail August 1, 2018
No Hassle Optometry 
FT/PT Sechelt
July 31, 2018
Locum needed in Nanaimo, BC
Locum
Nanaimo
July 24, 2018
Part time associate needed in Nanaimo, BC
PT
Nanaimo
July 24, 2018

FT/PT position with possibility of 2 weeks/month vacation with 6 figure compensation 

 
FT/PT  Northern BC and Lower Mainland July 23, 2018 
Vision Therapy Opportunity   FT  Victoria  July 11, 2018 
Seeking Associate(s)   FT/PT/Locum  Terrace/Kitimat  July 10, 2018 






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Locum optometrist needed (September 21, 2018)

Peninsula Lifetime Eyecare Centre is a busy, multi-doctor, state-of-the-art practice looking for locum coverage between the dates of Oct 19 - Nov 19. Guaranteed daily minimum. Potential housing available during the locum's stay.

Please send your enquiries to aisha.cheng@gmail.com.

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Optometrist (September 21, 2018)

Opportunity for a flexible, rewarding position in one of the most beautiful places on the planet. The Sunshine Coast is just a 40 minute scenic ferry ride away from the hustle and bustle of Vancouver. Our clinic is currently a 4 OD practice and is the only full time optometry clinic on the Sunshine Coast. We are well supported with wonderful staff and all the diagnostic equipment you would expect, with records dating back 50 years. If you would like more information, and wish to speak with an optometrist about eye care in our community, please connect with Dr. Grant Wood. I'd be delighted to show you around town!

Please contact Dr. Grant Wood at grant.wood@fyidoctors.com

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Practice for Sale in Kamloops, BC (September 6, 2018)

Looking for a wonderful place to live and practice ? Come to Kamloops, BC.

Located in the Thompson – Okanagan, which is just four hours from Vancouver , and minutes from recreational activities including skiing, biking, hiking, golfing and fishing. Kamloops is also blessed with cultural resources such as a theatre company and symphony orchestra.

This a well-established and respected practice with a very loyal patient base situated in a strip-mall with easy patient access. It has an on-site optical laboratory equipped with an Essilor Tracer-Edger, Canon Retinal Imaging Camera, Humphrey's Field Analyzer, Canon Tonometer, Auto K/R. Also included is a full frame inventory and up to date recall list. The selling price of my practice is well below the depreciated value of the equipment alone.

If requested , I would be willing to stay on and assist with the transition of the practice.

For further information please call (250) 374-7019 or e-mail dream.weaver@shaw.ca

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Full-time Associate position in Victoria & Duncan (August 30, 2018)

Full-time position in multiple commercial optometric settings in beautiful Victoria and Duncan. Position available September 1st, 2018. Guaranteed salary, with potential to earn more based on revenue.

Please contact Dr. Parm Sandhu at newlookoptometry@gmail.com or at 604-616-7654.

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Part-time Associate position in Quesnel (August 30, 2018)

Part-time position in a commercial optometric setting in Quesnel. Position available September 1st, 2018. Potentially looking for someone for 3-5 days a month. Guaranteed daily minimum, with potential to earn more based on revenue.

Please contact Dr. Parm Sandhu at newlookoptometry@gmail.com or at 604-616-7654.

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Optometrist (August 28, 2018)

IRIS The Visual Group is Canada's largest network of eye care professionals, with over 150 locations across Canada. At IRIS, our mission is to provide the highest quality products and professional services in the world of eye care.

IRIS provides a very generous pay structure to our network of Optometrists and we welcome optometrists at every step in their careers.

IRIS is currently seeking an Optometrist to join our dynamic eye care team in the midisland/ central Vancouver Island area. This opportunity is for 4 to 5 clinic days per week, depending on arrangement and applicant's preference.

The vacancies to be filled will include primarily Nanaimo and Port Alberni. Additional shifts at one or more of our other mid-island locations (Duncan, Qualicum Beach and/or Parksville) may be available to interested candidates.

Applicants must be flexible with their availability and be able to provide coverage on days ranging from Monday through Saturday, depending on schedule arrangement that is agreed upon with the applicant.

Applicants must currently hold a Canadian or USA Optometry License.

Ideal applicants will share a passion for patient care and a commitment to quality. These applicants will also be able to demonstrate their motivation to work within the IRIS business model that emphasizes collaborative care, where Optometrists and Opticians work together to provide the best patient care outcomes.

How to Apply:

Contact: Scott Kling scott.kling@iris.ca

Please send your Curriculum Vitae and Letter of Intent to Scott Kling, RO, Regional Manager: Vancouver Island - Sunshine Coast, BC

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Optometrist (August 28, 2018)

IRIS The Visual Group is Canada's largest network of eye care professionals, with over 150 locations across Canada and is a purely Canadian owned and operated company. At IRIS, our mission is to provide the highest quality products and professional services in the world of eye care.

IRIS provides a very generous pay structure to our network of Optometrists and we welcome optometrists at every step in their careers.

IRIS is currently seeking an Optometrist to join our dynamic eye care team in beautiful Victoria, BC. This opportunity is for 3 clinic days per week.

Applicants must be flexible with their availability and be able to provide coverage on days ranging from Monday through Saturday, depending on arrangement.

Applicants must currently hold a Canadian or USA Optometry License.

Ideal applicants will share a passion for patient care and a commitment to quality. Successful applicants will also be able to demonstrate their motivation to work within the IRIS business model that emphasizes collaborative care, where Optometrists and Opticians work together to provide the best patient care outcomes.

How to Apply:

Contact: Scott Kling scott.kling@iris.ca

Please send your Curriculum Vitae and Letter of Intent to Scott Kling, RO, Regional Manager: Vancouver Island - Sunshine Coast, BC

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Seeking FT or PT Optometrist for Victoria Area (August 20, 2018)

FT or PT associate position available for a progressive and personable optometrist in Sidney, BC. We are only 30 minutes from downtown Victoria and 5 minutes from the ferry and the Victoria airport. We are a large multi-doctor full-scope Eye Recommend practice. We offer the latest in technology including EMR, fields, photos, OCT, keratograph topographer/meibomian gland imager, blephex and lipiflow. There is more on the way including retinal wide-field imaging, a second pre-test lane and a scribe system for the doctors. Our patients benefit from our dry eye clinic, myopia control, specialty contact lens fits, on-site edging lab and our Care1 telemedicine collaborative care network with ophthalmology. You benefit by being able to provide the best care possible for your patients and having the support and freedom of practicing in a large and independent clinic. Check us out at pleyecare.com and reply in confidence to aisha.cheng@gmail.com

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Full Time OD in Nelson, BC (August 15, 2018)

Looking for a caring and enthusiastic Optometrist for a growing full-scope, dispensing practice. Located in the heart of the beautiful West Kootenays in one of BC's most picturesque small cities with amazing diverse restaurants and surrounded by unlimited year round outdoor activities. This is a full time practice opportunity with weekends off. Competitive compensation with flexible vacation policy. Our staff is highly trained and efficient. Recently renovated modern office with two full lanes of equipment. We have electronic medical records; and fully equipped pretesting rooms including a fundus camera, optomap and visual field. We have a full dispensary and optician to edge glasses in house. This well-established and respected practice with a very loyal patient base gives you the unparalleled opportunity to provide FULL scope of care to patients. We work very closely with local family physicians and ophthalmologists.

Please contact:
email: drdergousoff@me.com
phone: 250-552-4759

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Practice for Sale (August, 13, 2018)

Great practice opportunity in beautiful Victoria, BC. Located just minutes from downtown, this is a great street level location! Equipment includes an autorefractor, tonometer, and retinal camera. Full optical dispensary. For more information, please email victoriaeyecare@gmail.com

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F/T OD opening Okanagan (August 8, 2018)

WHO WE ARE: Image is a professional chain of 19 full scope practices extending across the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island. We are continuing to grow . . . with two new location openings in Victoria and Kelowna! Our dedication to the profession has enabled us to become the Team Eye Doctors for the Vancouver Canucks, BC Lions, Vancouver Whitecaps, and the Vancouver Canadians.

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR: We are looking for strong Optometrists to establish their independent practices with us as we continue to grow and expand into new markets. True professional freedom with your choice of modality . . . be an associate with a guaranteed minimum or be an owner of a location and keep the profit. We are happy to have you join us in either role as we build our current markets and expand into new ones.

WHAT WE OFFER: Our locations are mostly in high traffic malls with a solid patient demographic. This combined with our new brand and business model has created dramatically increased customer traffic! Our services include full retail, paperless offices that provide optometric, medical, and surgical Ophthalmology, with a private cataract surgery facility. If you're after a professional atmosphere where you're the boss, a chance to build wealth and the lifestyle deserving of your qualifications, then look no further.

www.Image.ca or contact us at questions@image.ca

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Full-Time Optometrist Opportunity (August 7, 2018)

Our practice is growing and we are looking to add an optometrist who is as passionate about patients and eye care as we are. This is a full-time position in the beautiful north end of Nanaimo just a short walk from the ocean. With one of our doctors going on mat leave, we hope to fill the position by November of this year. Our doctors enjoy practicing full-scope optometry, seeing patients of all ages for their vision and eye health needs. Our diagnostic equipment includes a Humphrey visual field, OPTOS, autorefractor, automated lensometer, and iCare tonometer with plans to acquire an OCT in the near future. We work closely with local ophthalmologists and family physicians to co-manage patient care. Nanaimo is a vibrant community, rich in culture and arts, with easy access to commercial and retail outlets. Formerly known as the Hub City for its centralized location, Nanaimo is but a short drive from the surfing paradise of Tofino, beautiful beaches of Parksville, world class hiking and backpacking in Strathcona Provincial Park, and skiing up on Mount Washington. Vancouver can be accessed by ferry or seaplane, and there is a domestic airport for longer journeys. Please send all enquiries to hend9245@pacificu.edu.

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Optometrist Opportunity in Okanagan (August 7, 2018)

Lake Country Optometry is an independent, full-scope practice which sees patients of all ages. We are looking for an Optometrist who is passionate about patient care, dedicated to involvement in their community, and may want to become a partner in the practice. Our newly renovated and expanded clinic services the fastest growing communities in BC, the District of Lake Country. We offer competitive compensation while supporting a healthy work-life balance.

In the center of the Okanagan Valley - midway between Kelowna and Vernon - Lake Country is surrounded by lakes, orchards, and wineries. We offer the ultimate family setting with something for everyone (including a university and 2 colleges) attracted to a lifestyle of world class skiing, golfing, boating, cycling, hiking... or perhaps just relaxing away from the crush of the city.

Contact: kreimer@lakecountryoptometry.ca

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Full Time Associate (August 7, 2018)

New graduates and Associate OD’s, consider practicing in Central BC with a relocation package, a minimum guarantee and a full patient load.

We have an immediate need for two (2) full time Optometrist(s) to join our very busy, well established practice in Williams Lake, BC. Operating for over 20 years we have a large loyal patient base.

For this growing busy location, we are offering the following incentives;
• Minimum annual guarantee of $150,000
• 8 weeks’ vacation
• Relocation allowance

CONNECT IN CONFIDENCE WITH:
Dr. Michael Naugle, VP Optometric Services Michael.naugle@fyidoctors.com

PRACTICE/EQUIPMENT:
Having served the area for over 20 years, FYidoctors – Williams Lake has a well-established patient base in a town of 10,000 people, servicing the Cariboo population of 62,000. The practice is supported by 17 staff members and is extremely well equipped with a full dispensary, an in-house lab and the latest diagnostic equipment including: Zeiss OCT, Daytona Optomap, Humphrey Visual Field, and Canon Retinal Cameras. The clinic is heavily focused on ocular disease with the nearest Ophthalmologist 3 hours away. We have 3 visiting Ophthalmologist who provide consultation and follow up appointments as well as some procedures which include but are not limited to SLT/Yag laser and some blepharoplasty surgeries.

LOCATION:
Williams Lake, which is located in central British Columbia, has 4 distinct seasons, allowing for endless outdoor activities. For your convenience, the Williams Lake Airport 15 minutes away offers multiple daily flights to Vancouver, as well as many other destinations. With the most desired area to live just 7 minutes away from the clinic having list prices that are affordable, you’re bound to have a work life balance that’s the envy of your colleagues.

COMPANY:
We started as a group of 30 Optometrists in 2008 and have grown to 400 Optometrists across Canada in just 10 years. Today, as Canada’s fastest growing Doctor Owned eye care provider, FYidoctors team includes respected leaders from provincial and national associations who are dedicated to the values long associated with Optometry.

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Excellent Opportunity, New Grads Welcome! (August 2, 2018)

Are you an Optometrist seeking an exciting and lucrative opportunity? Our non-dispensing practice provides exceptional care to patients in beautiful downtown Victoria. We are looking for Optometrists who share our values in eye care and customer service while enjoying a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

What we are looking for:

• A positive, enthusiastic professional with excellent communication skills
• Retail optometry experience (new grads will be considered and encouraged to apply)
• Strong, passionate team leader with a patient-centred focus
• Highly motivated individual who is driven to provide the highest standard of patient care
• Ability to work with various personalities and thrive in a culturally diverse environment
• Ability to work week and weekend days

What we offer:

• Fun, relaxed, and professional atmosphere
• State-of-the-art refracting equipment
• Excellent remuneration with a guaranteed daily minimum

Please contact:

Email: dhoptometry@gmail.com Phone: (778) 323 7107

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No Hassle Optometry (July 31, 2018)


You take care of our patients; we take care of the paper work. Seeking an OD to practice full-scope optometry independently in a private side-by-side clinic in our spacious 3200 sq.ft office. Warm and welcoming design with coastal ambiance offering a relaxed professional environment in Sechelt. We have excellent community rapport and a strong referral base from ophthalmology, primary care physicians, and complementary, integrative and alternative medicine practitioners used by our local demographic. Dedicated and loyal patient base that continues to grow by personal referrals from patients seeking a healthy and proactive approach to eye health and care.

Established 10 years ago, we have focused on the best diagnostic and manufacturing technology available, with emphasis on ease of operation, earliest detection of disease, and the highest level of patient care. Our technology includes a Nidek RT-5100 digital phoropter, wave-front aberrometry, corneal topography, visual fields, retinal and meibomian gland imagery and EMR aimed to support independent practice by providing the “wow factor” that our patients deserve and expect. We were recently honoured by our community with the 2018 Business Excellence Award in Technology and Innovation. In 2016 we were one of two Canadian practices to be nominated for the Transitions Innovation Award, for the promotion of UV and blue light protection.

With excellent, trained and knowledgeable staff and an extremely competent optician to follow up on recommendations, we offer a wealth of information on who’s who and how they are related in the families that we serve to assist in a smooth integration into our small community. This position is currently offered for quality of life/work balance with 2-4 full days a week with a rotation of Friday/Monday off to provide an extra-long weekend twice a month with room to grow, if desired. Extremely competitive income based on percent of fees, with guaranteed starting minimum, as well as assistance with finding accommodations.

Stunningly beautiful and picturesque, the Sunshine Coast is only a 40 minute, one way fare, ferry trip to Vancouver, or a direct 20 minute float plane flight to downtown Vancouver, Vancouver Airport, or Nanaimo. A vibrant growing community with new residents moving from all over Canada and the world, the Sunshine Coast offers an excellent quality of life, an outdoor playground for a multitude of interests, a safe and eclectic community where everybody knows your name, great schools and medical care with a local hospital within blocks.

We are looking for an individual who will join us in our passion to make a difference and to contribute with informative, quality patient care. If you see yourself in this modality of practice, we would like to hear from you via email (please include CV). New graduates and experienced practitioners warmly welcomed. All inquiries will be answered within 24 hours and kept in strict confidence.

susan@insightfulvisions.ca

604-885-3371
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Locum needed in Nanaimo, BC (July 24, 2018)

I’m looking for locum coverage for a one to two week period this summer. I am flexible on the exact dates and days covered. Guaranteed daily minimum. Full pre testing by staff. Well equipped exam room with automated phoropter. Please contact okpractice@gmail.com for more details.
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Part time associate needed in Nanaimo, BC (July 24, 2018)

I’m looking for locum coverage for a one to two week period this summer. I am flexible on the exact dates and days covered. Guaranteed daily minimum. Full pre testing by staff. Well equipped exam room with automated phoropter. Please contact okpractice@gmail.com for more details.
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FT/PT position with possibility of 2 weeks/month vacation with 6 figure compensation (July 23, 2018)

We are a group of clinics focused on patient care and full scope Optometry. Full range of diagnostic equipment including: OCT, VF, and Fundus camera. We are looking for a full or part time optometrist to support our clinic in northern BC. All travel costs including a newly renovated modern 1 bedroom apartment are included for trips up north.

We are looking for an optometrist that enjoys practicing full scope Optometry. We are open and flexible with regards to work arrangements. We are looking for a minimum of 2 weeks per month in our northern clinic. That gives you the option to take 2 weeks per month of vacation on a monthly basis, while still securing a compensation package of over 140k/year. Or if you would prefer to work full time up north, or split work between our lower mainland clinics, the compensation package will be scaled to reflect the full time work.

Staff/owners are a great team, and are open to ownership discussions for the right candidate.

Please email all inquiries/resumes to: optometryclinic.position@gmail.com

New grads welcome to apply.
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Vision Therapy Opportunity (July 11, 2018)

Do you want to truly change people’s lives with your work? How about working closely with a smaller number of patients in a very meaningful way? Have you been interested in vision therapy and looking for a way to really dive in? You can do all that and live in one of the best places in Canada. Don’t pack a snow shovel!

Opto-mization Neuro Visual Performance Victoria is looking for an Optometrist who is interested in really changing people’s lives. Our clientele ranges from children with reading and learning struggles, to people with head-injury, high performance athletes, and often unsolved cases of dizziness. We have a state of the art 4000sq ft facility and an amazing team.

The clinic only does visual performance, so there is no ocular health, and we have a fantastic dispensary with a very high level of service and packages.

We are looking for a doc who really cares about their patients and values the connections. No experience in Vision Therapy is needed as I’m willing to completely mentor the right candidate, and all other clinic systems are in place for successful practice.

We are a very busy clinic with a several month wait-list, so this is a Full Time opportunity with future potential to buy in.

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Seeking associate(s) in Terrace/Kitimat, Canada (July 10, 2018)

Fusion Eyecare belongs to the Eye Recommend network of independent optometry practices. We are looking for one or two associates and are willing to be flexible with your part-time or full-time wishes.

Our Terrace clinic is a full scope practice with OCT, Optomap, Humphrey field analyzer, fundus cameras and more. We offer full pretesting, have an in-house edging lab, full dispensing and contact lens services supported by our engaged and loyal staff, and a beautifully renovated and expanded clinic (completed in 2016). The Kitimat location is also a well-established dispensing practice with dedicated trained staff. There is a strong relationship between the 2 offices, as complex supplementary testing (OCT and Optomap) and lab services are shared. We have an excellent working relationship with our local ophthalmologists. We encourage and support our partner and associate ODs in developing specialty clinics within the practice.

Our compensation package is premium and includes extended medical benefits and a guaranteed minimum income. Essentially your income is limited only by how much you want to work. If the fit is good, a partnership opportunity will be extended.

Terrace and Kitimat afford all the outdoor activities one can imagine. The area is renowned for its world class fishing and our local ski hill, Shames Mountain, is highly acclaimed for its phenomenal powder. The Kitlope is a region of wild and pristine natural beauty, and the Pacific ocean is just a couple of hours away.

Kindness, flexibility and work-life balance are some of our core values. Please contact us if you are interested and we will arrange for you to fly to Terrace to meet with us and learn more about this opportunity.

Email: pietrall@telus.net or drcounts@fusioneyedoctors.com

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