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Faculty Needed for Ophthalmology Residency - Southwest, OH - Dayton, OH, USA

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Faculty Needed for Ophthalmology Residency - Southwest, OH

Job Details:

Kettering Health is searching for a board-certified provider to become part of our Kettering Health Dayton Medical Education faculty for the Ophthalmology residency.  Our office is located on the Kettering Health Dayton hospital campus, providing close access to several provider resources.  Dayton, OH has greatly bloomed with new additions of restaurants, shopping, and entertainment attractions.  Be part of a great faculty team that has been providing exceptional education for several decades!   

Our Residency Mission :  The Ophthalmology Residency Program seeks to produce competent, compassionate, and current ophthalmologists through dedication to self-directed learning, progressive training in advanced surgical skills, and a lifelong commitment to advancement of surgical knowledge. We want to produce ophthalmologists who will improve the lives of patients and colleagues in the communities they serve. The Ophthalmology Program's multi-sub-specialty trained staff and physicians instruct the residents with the goal of achieving proficiency and excellence in services, education, and research. Over the course of their training, each resident develops competency and efficiency in the handling and use of technical equipment, surgical equipment as well as surgical lab skills under the supervision of qualified faculty and staff.

Highlights of Position Available and Requirements:

  • Flexibility in number of precepting hours  
  • Call not required, but available if participation is desired (currently in a group of 5 providers)
  • Conference Travel not required
  • We can accept candidates with a desire for part-time hours 
  • Must be board-certified 
  • Must have at least 3 years of experience post residency grad 
  • Participation in Didactics, faculty collaboration, and scholarly activities required
  • In-office procedure capabilities (Cataract, min-invasive glaucoma, etc.)
  • Kettering Health Dayton Medical Education is team-oriented and collaborative with highly engaged, friendly staff members   

We offer competitive pay and a rich benefits package. Kettering Health also offers relocation packages, qualification for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, and an early sign-on bonus for qualifying physicians.  


Kettering Health Dayton Medical Education | Ophthalmology | Dayton, Ohio

Kettering Health Dayton

Dedicated to whole-person care, Kettering Health Dayton has been rooted in the osteopathic tradition since its founding in 1926.  Affiliated with the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kettering Health Dayton is one of the largest osteopathic teaching hospitals in the nation.

  • 289 combined licensed beds
  • "High-performing" for knee replacements and kidney failure by U.S. News & World Report for 2021-2022
  • Special recognition: Chest Pain Center Accredited, HFAP Stroke Accredited
  • Continuing medical education provided locally continues the learning tradition
  • Opened a hybrid operating room and Cath lab unit

Kettering Health

Kettering Health  is a not-for-profit network of 15 medical centers and over 120 outpatient facilities serving Southwest Ohio. Patients have access to high-quality maternity care, state-of-the-art cancer-fighting technology, Ohio’s leading heart hospital, and revolutionary brain and spine surgery. With over 14,000 employees and over 1,800 physicians, Kettering Health is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world-class health services for every stage of life. In addition, we host a total of 23 residency programs and actively partner with local medical schools to train future generations. 

Greater Dayton Area

  • Forbes Magazine  ranks Dayton as a  Top 10 STEM community  and lists the city as one of the nation's  "Most Affordable Cities."
  • Excellent educational opportunities. School districts with private and public school options, as well as 20 universities within 60 miles
  • A local international airport with easy access
  • 25 Metro Parks  with 350 miles of hiking, running, or biking trails 
  • The world's largest National Airforce Museum and the single largest employer in Ohio, the  Wright Patterson Air Force Base
  • There are diverse opportunities to explore the arts (2 Performing Art Centers, multiple outdoor music venues, and the  Dayton Art Institute !
  • Access to prestigious golf courses, boutiques, and unique dining options
  • Minor league baseball, soccer, and hockey teams. NCAA teams and a short drive to professional sporting events (Bengals, Buckeyes, Reds, FC Cincinnati, Columbus Crew, The Western and Southern Open, and the Memorial Tournament!)
  • We offer the warmth and charm you can only find in the Midwest. 

Contact Email:
Employer: Kettering Health
Location: Dayton, OH, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Ophthalmology
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