Mercy Health

  • Mercy Springfield MO Optometry Opportunity

    Requisition ID
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Optometry Surgery Center
  • Overview


    Mercy — Springfield, Missouri Optometry Opportunity

    State-of-the-Art Equipment, Clinic, and Capabilities

    Growing Team with Proven Available Business and Referrals


    Mercy has been recognized as a top-five U.S. health system in 2016 and 2017 by Truven. We are seeking a full-time optometrist to join our nationally recognized and award-winning group in Springfield, MO. Fellowship training or extensive medical experience is preferred. Our eye care team in Springfield consists of eleven ophthalmologists and six optometrists. Retina, glaucoma, refractive, neuro, and pediatric subspecialties are all well-represented. Our current wait time for optometry is approximately 30 days and there is ample business available. Our entire team will welcome you and we anticipate a quick and rewarding ramp-up!


    We offer specialized equipment such as Optos Camera, Autorefractor, ERG, OCT, Humphrey Visual Field, Fundus Camera, retinoscopy, and more. There are two techs per optometrist. Our team offers comprehensive eye services for patients of all ages. Our entire group is highly respected, exceptionally trained, and provide compassionate and wonderful eye care.  


    Mercy offers:

    • Two techs per optometrist; see 25-33 patients per day!
    • Experienced group of optometrists; several have been with Mercy over 20 years
    • Clinic only - no hospital privileges required
    • Proven business available with long current wait times and a backlog of patients waiting to be seen
    • 1:6 call rotation with collegial and supportive group
    • Rated in the top 5% nationally for overall clinical excellence by Healthgrades
    • Forbes “America’s Best Employers” two years in a row
    • Competitive compensation with salary, production, quality, and recruitment incentives
    • Comprehensive benefits package for the entire family
    • Occurrence-based liability insurance


    Mercy is a faith-based, not-for-profit which includes 45 acute care and specialty hospitals, more than 3,000 providers across 700 practices and outpatient facilities, and 40,000+ co-workers in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. We are consistently recognized as one of the nation’s top health systems and serve millions annually.


    Living in Springfield is easy with everything you need! We have a plentiful and growing job market, great schools, universities, world-class health care, and all the entertainment and cultural options of a big city—but with far less stress, crime, and traffic and an abundance of character and friendliness. Enjoy a top 10 city for low cost of living and top 20 best places to live and work! Minutes from Branson and easy trips to Kansas City and St. Louis!


    If you enjoy working in a strong, physician-led organization known for its quality of care and patient satisfaction, don't miss out on this opportunity to practice with other qualified and experienced specialists who want you to succeed. We would be delighted to share more about all of the exciting things happening at Mercy!


    Todd Vandewalker, MHA, FASPR

    Mercy Clinic Physician Talent Selection



    Optometry, OD


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