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Retina Academic Faculty Physician - Winston Salem, NC, USA

Job Description

Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist: Retina Academic Faculty Physician

The Department of Ophthalmology at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist, the clinical partner of Wake Forest University School of Medicine, seeks a board certified or board eligible Ophthalmologist with expertise in Surgical Retina to join our expanding award-winning department.

The successful candidate will:

  • Possess a strong commitment to excellence in patient care and to teach ophthalmology residents
  • Enjoy a high-volume practice with new, state-of the art imaging in the clinic and OR
  • Receive an academic appointment commensurate with experience and training
  • Benefit from extensive clinical, basic, translational research opportunities

Winston-Salem, nestled in the heart of North Carolina, beckons with its unique blend of Southern charm, cultural richness, and vibrant opportunities. Boasting a thriving arts scene, this city is a haven for creativity with numerous galleries, theaters, and music venues. From the historic Old Salem district to the innovation hub of Wake Forest Innovation Quarter, Winston-Salem offers a dynamic backdrop for both work and play. The city's diverse culinary landscape, featuring farm-to-table dining and local breweries, ensures a delightful gastronomic adventure. With a cost of living below the national average, excellent schools, and a welcoming community, Winston-Salem presents an ideal environment for families and individuals alike.

As the leading employer in the Winston- Salem area, we seek talent and ideas from individuals of varied backgrounds and viewpoints.


Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center ( is a nationally recognized academic medical center in Winston-Salem, N.C., with an integrated enterprise including educational and research facilities, hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centers, and other primary and specialty care facilities serving 24 counties in northwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia.

Wake Forest School of Medicine is recognized as one of America’s best graduate schools for its innovative, experiential learning curriculum and research programs and directs the education of nearly 2,500 students, residents and fellows including physicians, basic scientists and allied clinical professionals.


  • 2016/17 National Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award
  • Becker Hospital Review 100 Great Hospitals in America
  • Joint Commission Accreditation
  • NCI Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Employer: Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist
Location: Winston Salem, NC, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Ophthalmology
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