Neuro-Ophthalmology - East Central Illinois



Urbana, IL, USA
Posted on Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Job Description

Carle Health is seeking an additional BE/BC Neuro-Ophthalmologist to join our established Neurosciences Institute in Urbana, Illinois.

Practice opportunity details include:

  • Candidates must be BE/BC in Neurology or Ophthalmology and have additional fellowship training in Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Join a large, vertically integrated health system with a service area of over 2 million in the Central and Southern Illinois regions
  • Strong referral base with little local competition
  • Single hospital with strong hospitalist, neurohospitalist, neuro-intensive care, neuroradiology, advanced neuroimaging, emergency medicine, cardiology, and cardiothoracic support
  • Carle Neuroscience Institute (CNI) provides comprehensive medical and surgical services for our patients with brain and spine disorders and participates in several clinical trials for patients who come from all over the Central Illinois region
  • The Carle Eye Department consists of 5 Ophthalmologists, 5 Optometrists, 1 Low Vision specialist, 5 ABOC Opticians and a dedicated Eye EMR support team. In addition to Neuro-Ophthalmology, our specialists include Vitreoretinal Surgery, Medical Retina, Cornea, and Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Competitive compensation in addition to sign on bonus and excellent benefits including health/dental/life/LTD insurance, paid malpractice insurance with full tail coverage, relocation assistance, and vacation meeting time
  • Practice will be at our newly built clinic facility, surgeries are performed at our new, 23,000 square-foot ASC facility in Champaign 
  • State-of-the-art equipment including; 2 Zeiss IOLmaster 700, 2 Humphrey Visual Fields, 4 Heidelberg OCTs including FA, ICG & OCT-A, Cirrus OCT, Accutome UBM, A-scan & B-scan, Intraoperative OCT, Zeiss Lumera 700 microscopes, Alcon Centurion, Callisto Eye System, Lumenis Selecta II SLT laser, Zeiss Yag Visulas III laser, Lumenis Vision One laser, and Iridex Micropulse Laser
  • Our Neurosciences team includes Neurology (adult & pediatric), Epileptology and EMU, Vascular Neurology & Neurointerventional (Comprehensive Stroke Center), Neuro-critical care, Neuro-radiology, Neuro-otology, Neuro-ophthalmology, Neuro-rehabilitation, Neuro-psychology, Pain management program and Sleep medicine program
  • Collaborative opportunities with the University of Illinois Beckman Institute for a variety of neuroscience translational research projects as well as opportunity for faculty appointment with the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, the nation's first college of medicine focused on the intersection of engineering and medicine
  • Opportunity to teach Neurology residents through our accredited residency program at Carle Foundation Hospital. Opportunity to teach medical students through the Carle Illinois College of Medicine

About Carle

Recognized as a Great Place to Work®, Carle Health is a vertically integrated system based in Urbana, IL, with nearly 16,500 team members and over 1,300 physicians and APPs in its eight hospitals, physician groups and health businesses. Carle Foundation Hospital, Carle BroMenn Medical Center, Carle Health Methodist Hospital and Carle Health Proctor Hospital hold Magnet® designations- the nation’s highest nursing honor. Carle Foundation Hospital also ranks as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals™ by Healthgrades®. The system includes Methodist College and Carle Illinois College of Medicine, the world’s first engineering-based medical school, as well as Health Alliance™ and FirstCarolinaCare health insurance plans. Carle Health is dedicated to being a trusted healthcare partner for the communities it serves.