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Ophthalmologist needed in Fort Worth, Texas

We have a great opportunity in Fort Worth to work with Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth. The hospital is open to Ophthalmology specialists, but are seeking a general ophthalmologist interested in taking ER call and building a practice which is hospital based. You would share office space with a well-respected and busy ophthalmologist on campus of our 700+bed facility. We are looking for someone to do surgeries and help cover the trauma patients, but there will be some outpatient work as well. This is a great opportunity to build a successful practice in Fort Worth.

MD or DO candidates
Hospital is offering a one-year income guarantee to help the new physician get ramped up
Ophthalmology residency completion required from an accredited ACGME program
Board certified or board eligible candidates required

Texas Health Fort Worth is a 720-bed facility serving a population of over 2.5 million. Located in the Medical District, Texas Health Fort Worth is a regional referral center for 26 counties, with transfers and referrals from as far away as El Paso, Texas and parts of Oklahoma. It has a census of about 600 patients per day and 27 ORs. This facility is presently a Level II Trauma Center, but is working toward a Level I designation. Texas Health Fort Worth has a robust emergency department with more than 90,000 visits and an active call schedule.

From the City of Fort Worth web site ( Fort Worth the most typically Texan of all Texas cities began as a tiny outpost on a lonely frontier. Today, this metropolitan area of nearly 800,000 people blends its cattle and oil heritage seamlessly with an ever-growing, diverse array of new businesses and industry. Fort Worth is the 16th-largest city in the United States and welcomes over 6 million visitors annually. The unique blend of cowboy and cosmopolitan cultures make the city of Fort Worth a great place to work and play, for families and young professionals alike.

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Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health systems in the United States. The health system includes Texas Health Physicians Group and hospitals under the banners of Texas Health Presbyterian, Texas Health Arlington Memorial, Texas Health Harris Methodist and Texas Health Huguley. The system also includes outpatient facilities, freestanding ERs, home health and preventive and fitness services to provide the full continuum of care for all stages of life.
Texas Health Resources has made the Fortune 100 Best Workplace in Health Care list for three consecutive years.