Hospital: Henry Ford Health System
Department Name: Ophthalmology Department
Specialty: Medical Retina/Uveitis Physician
The Henry Ford Department of Ophthalmology is one of the largest ophthalmology practices in the United States, treating more than 55,000 patients per year at 16 locations throughout southeast Michigan.
The medical retina/uveitis trained physician will be joining 35 ophthalmologists which includes specialists in retina, cornea, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology, ocular oncology, ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery, pediatric ophthalmology, refractive surgery and laser vision correction, and visual electrophysiology.
The Department actively participates in vision research which includes clinical trials and basic research.
Practice structure: The medical retina/uveitis trained physician is expected to see a greater volume of retina cases while the uveitis portion of the practice continues to grow.
Referrals: An abundant source of referrals comes from Henry Ford’s partners in optometry, Henry Ford OptimEyes which employs greater than 70 optometrists.
Technology & Availability of Equipment: Clinic locations are fully equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and a networked digital imaging system.
Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Pharmacy, AD&D, Life Insurance, Short-term disability, Malpractice insurance with tail coverage, CME travel time and professional spending allowance, paid time off, and retirement vehicles
HFHS is seeking (1) medical retina uveitis physician that has completed a medical retina and uveitis fellowship which meets the standards of the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology (AUPO)Fellowship Compliance Committee and which is endorsed and supported by the American Uveitis Society (AUS).
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