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Mayo Clinic in La Crosse, Wisconsin is seeking an Ophthalmologist. This is a general 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.
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 in La Crosse is 4.5 days per week. Clinic and surgical volumes may vary, but a full day in the clinic is approximately 30+ patients per day. Limited outreach responsibilities to communities within driving distance of La Crosse will 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 WI and MN
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.
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