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Optometry practice for sale in an upscale area of beautiful San Diego. This solo location practice has annual revenue of $524,000 and still has potential to grow. This approximate 1,200 square foot office was recently renovated. Equipment is in excellent condition and includes a Humphrey Visual Field and OCT Cirrus Photo 600. The full scope of practice includes adult and pediatric examinations, contacts, and specialty contact lenses, dry eye, ocular disease and a moderate population of glaucoma patients. Over 1,500 patients examined last year. Beautiful optical with a wide array of frame lines. EMR/EHR certified using Compulink software system. Complete Sale/Buy Out. This practice is set up for a turnkey transition. Please email CV or any questions to (11/18)

Practice for sale: North County Carlsbad “Upscale” Practice established in 1982. Great opportunity to buy a practice in a well-desired location with great visibility and walk-in traffic. Only two miles to the ocean! The owner is interested in an immediate sale or will consider a buy-in or possibly merge with another practice. I am looking to retire but will consider a part-time position to make the transition easier. Center is well established with Vons market and Movie theatres as anchors. Don’t miss this opportunity to own your dream practice! Email:  or call 760-310-8492 (11/18)

Optometrist Position: North County San Marcos part-time permanent position Friday & Saturday beginning in December with opportunity for full-time employment. If interested please send resume to (11/18)

Optometrist needed: Sorrento Valley Optometric Center. 24-30 hours per week beginning Nov. 5. The pay is $450/day. Please call Scott Rieker 858 558 0606. (11/18)

Optometrist needed: Private practice seeking Part-time or Full-time OD. Friendly staff, patients and a positive work environment. Staff available to perform pre-test, and assist doctor if needed. Please e-mail Resume/CV at (11/18)


Dr. John Fitzpatrick, the Society Optometrist Relations Liaison, offers a unique service to the San Diego County Optometric community.  Several lists are kept on file for doctors seeking the following, or any combination thereof:  • positions   • fill-in work • part-time work • full-time work • to purchase a practice • to fill positions • to partner in a practice • to sell a practice There is no charge for this service.  Please contact Dr. John Fitzpatrick at E-mail: to put your name on the list.


Monarch School Screening– For more information, contact Dr. Bob Meisel, O.D., F.A.A.O. or visit

Lion’s Optometric Vision Clinic VOLUNTEER DOCTORS needed for flexible shifts throughout the year. 9-1:00 pm. Monday -Friday 1805 Upas St San Diego, CA 92103 Can’t volunteer at the clinic? See patients in your office. Call 619-298-5273

LOVC VOLUNTEER DOCTORS FREE 5-hour CE SDCOS Members (maximum of 2 CE’s per year) $70 Non-Members choice (maximum of 2 CE’s per year) DONATE GLASSES Please bring to a CE meeting or contact the society office at 619-663-8439 for arrangements to pick up.

Become a California Vision Project Provider or Donate to the Foundation Today!
The California Vision Foundation (CVF) is a non-profit, optometric charity designed to provide low-income and uninsured families throughout the state of California with free comprehensive eye exams and low-cost glasses. If you would like to become involved in the CVF or contribute financially to the Foundation, please contact Michelle Harvey, COA governance coordinator, and CVF administrator at or 800-877-5738, ext. 222 or make checks payable to the “California Vision Foundation” 2415 K Street, Sacramento, CA 95816. To find out more, visit

San Diego View

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SDCOS Members who submit an article to the society newsletter, The San Diego View are eligible to attend a 5-hour CE for FREE! Submit articles to