Mayo Clinic in La Crosse, Wisconsin is seeking an Ophthalmologist. This is ageneral ophthalmology practice with specialty interest practice based on candidate expertise. Surgical variety is dependent on the candidate's training and comfort with given surgical techniques. Opportunities exist for surgical procedures in cataracts, premium IOLs, SLT, MIGS, trabeculectomy, oculoplastics, lacrimal, retinal laser and anti-VEGF injections. Rochester offers corneal refractive surgery as needed.
Primary responsibilities/services provided (including case mix): mix of clinic, surgery,outreach and equal call to cover 24/7 general ophthalmology.
Inpatient Duties (expectations and volumes):Limited
Outpatient Duties (expectations and volumes): The current full-time position inLa Crosseis 4.5 days per week. Clinic and surgical volumes may vary, but a full day in the clinic is approximately 30+ patients day. Limited outreach responsibilities to communities within driving distance ofLa Crossewill be expected.
There is no teaching/academic/research expectation unless there is expressed interest by the candidate.There may be an opportunity to teach ophthalmology residents in Rochester.Research is not required at this time but encouraged.
License or certification
Board Certified in Ophthalmology
State licensure in WIandMN
Benefits eligible Yes
Site description La Crosse, WI, is a city of 52,000 with a metro area of 120,000 in the Upper Mississippi River Valley, located between Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, and Madison, WI. The area offers unlimited, four-season recreational opportunities (biking, golf, hiking the bluffs and cross-country/downhill skiing). We have a great family environment with safe and high-quality schools, including two universities and a technical college. There are sport events, a local symphony orchestra, theaters, children's museum and a civic center.
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Internal Number: 32085040_269420805
About MCHS La Crosse
Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit worldwide leader in patient care, research and education. Working collaboratively and driven by patient needs, more than 55,000 dedicated professionals — across six states and in every medical and surgical specialty — provide solutions and hope to people from all walks of lifeWorking at Mayo Clinic is making a difference. It's providing the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of patients first. At Mayo Clinic, you'll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism and mutual respect — and most importantly, a life-changing career.