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Guthrie Clinic is an integrated, multi-specialty group practice that provides comprehensive, team-based care to more than one million people in the Twin Tiers region of northern Pennsylvania and southern New York.

Board-certified ophthalmologists seeking an opportunity at Guthrie Clinic will find a collegial environment, within a physician-led, academic setting. Guthrie ophthalmologists are at the forefront of new technology and offer innovative procedures in cataract surgery, with the latest in lens implant options within a new, technologically advanced operating room. Guthrie’s employed physicians enjoy the ability to provide innovative care to patients, participate in research and aspire to leadership positions. That sense of leadership extends to the communities in which they live and work.

Guthrie physicians exhibit key competencies of quality and excellence within a collaborative setting, and are committed to making a positive impact in the lives of the patients they serve. Physicians who choose Guthrie are service oriented and demonstrate the values of trust, respect and integrity. 

Job description:

Guthrie is seeking a BC/BE Glaucoma Specialist to join our highly successful, dynamic and growing multi-specialty practice in Pennsylvania and New York. Guthrie’s Department of Ophthalmology has a well-established ophthalmic and optometric referral base spanning over 7 counties in the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania and Southern Tier of New York.  Our comprehensive team consists of 11 ophthalmologists including Retina, Glaucoma, Oculoplastic, Cornea, Ocular Pathology, Pediatric, Cataract, and General specialties and in addition is supported by 9 medical based optometrists.  

  • Position Specifics  
    ·    Well-established glaucoma medical and surgical practice
    ·    Emergency call rotation of 1:10 (call is 1 week out of every 10 weeks)
    ·    Dedicated team of support staff, including ophthalmic and diagnostic technicians
    ·    State of the art operating rooms designed specifically for ophthalmology
    ·    Dedicated operating support team with established "On Call Eye Team"
    ·    Based in Sayre, Pennsylvania with regionalization
    ·    Clinical support of highly trained and experienced medical optometrists
    ·    Access to all diagnostics, lab services, and vast multi-specialty group of providers throughout Guthrie 

Guthrie has established expectations for every physician at Guthrie, based on our core values of patient centeredness, teamwork and excellence. We provide support and mentoring in addition to opportunities for pursuing individualized career paths within the organization.

If you are an Ophthalmologist who shares our vision, we would like to talk with you.

Community Overview:

Guthrie's (main) Sayre campus is situated in a lush valley at the confluence of the Susquehanna and Chemung Rivers in north-central Pennsylvania. Located just a few miles from the New York border, the Sayre area is proximate to the major cities of the northeast: Philadelphia, New York City, Buffalo, Rochester and Niagara Falls--all are within 3-1/2 hours' drive.

The area is renowned for its maple products (syrup, sugar, candy) wine, dairy, apple and corn production.

30 miles south of the Finger Lake Region of New York State: Lakes, waterfalls, wineries and amazing 4-season recreation--1 hour from Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania


Easy driving distance to most major cities in the Northeast


Excellent schools and affordable housing; low cost-of-living. Safe place to raise a family.


Choice to live and/or play in several different communities:


  • The Valley: Sayre and Athens, PA and Waverly, NY
  • Elmira, NY (20 minutes from main campus)
  • Corning, NY (40 minutes from main campus); international headquarters to Corning, Inc.
  • Vestal/Binghamton, NY (30 minutes from main campus)
  • Ithaca, NY (35 minutes north of main campus); home to Cornell University

Three regional airports within 40 minutes (of main campus in Sayre) with easy connections to New York City, Washington DC, Boston, Detroit, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and Orlando. In addition two international airports are approximately 2 hours away.


  • Elmira/Corning Regional Airport
  • Binghamton Regional Airport
  • Ithaca/Tompkins Regional Airport
  • Greater Rochester International Airport
  • Albany International Airport
Location:

Sayre, PA

Contact:

Dane Kinsman

Phone:
(570) 887-6690
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Job description:

Guthrie is seeking a BC/BE Cataract Surgeon to join our highly successful, dynamic, and growing multi-specialty practice with a well established ophthalmic and optometric referral base spanning over 7 counties in the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania and Southern Tier of New York. Our comprehensive team consists of 11 ophthalmologists including Retina, Glaucoma, Oculoplastic, Cornea, Ocular Pathology, Pediatric, Cataract, and General specialties and in addition is supported by 9 medical based optometrists. 

  • Position Specifics  
    ·    Well-established Cataract Practice
    ·    Emergency call rotation of 1:10 (call is 1 week out of every 10 weeks)
    ·    Dedicated team of support staff, including ophthalmic and diagnostic technicians
    ·    State of the art operating rooms designed specifically for ophthalmology
    ·    Dedicated operating support team with established "On Call Eye Team"
    ·    Based in Sayre, Pennsylvania with regionalization
    ·    Clinical support of highly trained and experienced medical optometrists
    ·    Access to all diagnostics, lab services, and vast multi-specialty group of providers throughout Guthrie 

Guthrie has established expectations for every physician at Guthrie, based on our core values of patient centeredness, teamwork and excellence. We provide support and mentoring in addition to opportunities for pursuing individualized career paths within the organization.

If you are an Ophthalmologist who shares our vision, we would like to talk with you.

Community Overview:

Life in Guthrie's expansive service area is bursting with exhilaration. From the uphills to the downhills, the Finger Lakes Wine Country to the mountains, there's an unforgettable ride waiting for you. Like sports? See your favorite collegiate and professional teams and cheer for new ones. Unexpected cultural gems beckon at your back door.

Myriad career opportunities for spouses abound, at Fortune 500 companies and at leading technological and educational institutions. And when only the city will do, Boston, New York, Philadelphia and D.C. can be reached in just a quick trip.

Discover the innumerable rewards of life in the Twin Tiers.

Location:

Sayre, PA

Contact:

Dane Kinsman

Phone:
(570) 887-6690
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Email me this job description.