The Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, PC (MAPMG) has an immediate need for a Fellowship Trained, Board Eligible/Certified Glaucoma Surgeon with strong cataract surgical skills to join our growing team of Ophthalmologists. Experience challenging cases, immediate access to primary care and specialist physician consults and freedom from prior authorizations and RVU's. A full-time opportunity is available at the Kaiser Permanente Kensington Medical Center (Maryland), located just east of Washington, DC. Offering a $100,000 forgivable loan!
Our ophthalmology department is a multi-specialty group in the District of Columbia/Suburban Maryland with current staffing of 18 ophthalmologists who work in 5 medical centers responsible for approximately 358,000 patients enrolled in our area of coverage. In addition, 35 optometrists work collaboratively with us, the department has 3 surgical retina surgeons, one medical retina specialist, 2 cornea surgeons, 2 glaucoma surgeons (recruiting for our third), 1 pediatric/strabismus surgeon and 1 oculo-plastic surgeon. There are 7 general ophthalmologists who practice in a collegial environment within the group. Nighttime, weekend and Holiday on-call duties are shared equally by all surgeons of the group other than the 3 retinal surgeons on a separate call rotation.
The Kaiser Permanente medical care program is the largest and most experienced integrated health-care system in the country. Established over 50 years ago, our programs continue to receive national awards of excellence. The Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group is a physician-owned and managed multi-specialty group with over 1700 physicians serving 800,000 patients at 30+ medical centers located throughout the Baltimore and DC metro areas. We offer a competitive salary (based on MGMA market data), exceptional benefits and retirement packages, paid occurrence malpractice insurance, and the opportunity to attain shareholder status in two years.