Dr. Tavel Family Eye Care is seeking Optometrists to join our team! When you join Dr. Tavel, you are joining an inclusive and family focused team. We thrive in an environment that empowers team members to excel by continuously offering training and growth opportunities. We are a well-respected, family-owned multi-location practice that has been serving Hoosiers since 1940. If you are looking to grow with a private practice that's backed by a local corporate office, look no further! We have the practice for you!

Over the years, Dr. Tavel has experienced amazing growth and expanded to 24 locations across the state to help better serve the communities in which we practice. Each location offers a range of eye health services that help patients correct and protect their vision. Our practice mission is to provide Indiana families with top quality, affordable eye health services, and eye care products while delivering outstanding patient service. Each office has a team of Opticians ready to help! The corporate office acts as a strong support system with teams including patient success, billing, IT, marketing, community outreach, human resources, and office operations. This allows our doctors to focus on their passion, the patients.

To ensure the best doctor and patient experience, our offices utilize autorefractors, non-contact tonometry, and digital visual acuity charts. Each Optometrist receives an iPad with cloud-based practice management and electronic health records software to enable a seamless process at every touchpoint of the patient experience. Specific locations are also equipped with advanced technology including OPTOS, OCT, HVF and Virtual Field, Topography, Telemed, and digital phoropter. All locations carry a huge selection of designer and value friendly eyewear for adults and children. We also offer an expansive variety of contact lenses to help each patient achieve the best vision for their lifestyle.

About the Optometrist position: Our new Optometrist will be a welcome addition to our growing team. This position can be full time or part-time depending on the needs of the applicant. We are seeking an individual who is both personable and welcoming to our patients. Our ideal candidate is well versed in primary care but has medical experience or is looking to enhance their medical skills and knowledge. Our patients come in for a wide range of reasons, and we are focused on primary care but are looking to expand the medical side of our practice. Our doctors are passionate about eye care and general patient health.

As on Optometrist in our practice, you will be expected to:

  • Conduct comprehensive eye exams using a variety of diagnostic tools and techniques
  • Diagnose and treat eye conditions such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts, and diabetic retinopathy
  • Prescribe corrective lenses and recommend appropriate eyewear based on patients' needs and preferences
  • Perform contact lens fittings and provide patient education on proper wear and care
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals, including ophthalmologists and primary care physicians, to manage complex cases
  • Maintain accurate and detailed records of patient exams, diagnoses, and treatment plans
  • Stay up-to-date on current trends and advancements in the field of optometry through ongoing education and professional development activities
  • Familiarize yourself with our electronic health record system (EyefinityEHR) and be versed in the diagnostic instruments available for use in our practices.

We provide a competitive salary and bonus, commensurate with experience as well as benefits including:

  • Paid health + Health Savings Account contribution of $1K / year
  • Full benefits package including health insurance (and dental), 401k (no match), 1 paid CE day per year, 3 weeks PTO, 75% of AOA/IOA dues paid
  • We are open to full-time and part-time
  • Malpractice insurance