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Part-time weekday optometrist needed: Looking for an optometrist to work two weekdays at my sublease location in National City. Any two days of your choosing, asking for a one-year commitment. Please contact Dena at 651-808-0247 or (06/22)

Private practice in National City is seeking FT or PT Optometrist. The office has modern, integrated equipment, and staff complete full pre-test workups. Competitive pay includes a production-based incentive. Benefits include 401K with matching, PTO, and medical insurance.  Please call A.K. at 619-279-4055 for more information. (08/22).

Optometrist needed for Saturdays at the Mission Valley Costco.  If interested please contact (06/22).

Build Ownership in a Growing Optometry Practice, Even as a New Grad.  Growing Practice at the Heart of San Diego with a 25+ Year Veteran of the Optometry Profession, with a successful history of growing multiple practices, is seeking a motivated, self-starter, entrepreneurial optometrist to join a growing optometry practice in City Heights. Practice is in a custom modern office setting, with great visibility, with a proven track record of success for medical practices. Working knowledge of Spanish is preferred. Opportunity to get involved (even as a New Grad) in a growing eye care practice from the ground up, earning equity toward part or full ownership. Please email your resume to (06/22).

Looking for a fill-in doc for May and June.  The days needed are Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at Poway Costco.  Weekday hours are 10-6 and Saturdays are 9:30-4:30.  Base pay with production bonus.  If interested please email (05/22).

OPTOMETRY PRACTICE FOR SALE: Coastal San Diego County This modern practice has been established for just over 5 years and is located in an affluent area of coastal San Diego County.  Situated on a busy main street in town in a mixed-use commercial/residential building on the ground level with high visibility, the practice is beautifully designed and truly turnkey. Purchase includes 2 exam rooms, pre-test area, spacious dispensary, lab, frame inventory, and EMR.  Revenue in 2021 was almost $400K on part-time doctor hours. Plenty of room for growth/expansion.  Seller is motivated and willing to assist in the transition.  Please contact Allison Robles at Practice Concepts at 714-797-1605 or email for more info. (ID#76720) (05/22).

Former Optometrist office space built out in Carmel Valley for lease- 1755 sq feet available immediately in Trader Joe’s anchored center. Prior tenant merged practices and space is in “Move In” condition. For Information please contact Reg Kobzi at 858-546-4604 (06/22).

Looking for a full-time optometrist for an OD/OMD practice at Castillejos Eye Institute in Chula Vista. Hours are Monday-Friday 8-5. Residency and Spanish are preferred but NOT a requirement. The salary starts at $128,000. New grads welcome! If you have any questions you can contact Alex Scovill, OD at or our office manager, Olga Ramirez, at (06/22).

Maternity coverage needed at Target Optical in South Vista (North County) starting at the end of June. Potential to continue part-time after maternity coverage ends if it’s a good fit for both parties! If interested or would like more details, please email (05/22).

PRACTICE FOR SALE: Owner retiring from North County practice of 34 years. Remodeled office located in a professional building near Tri-City Hospital. Perfect opportunity to own your own optometric practice or have that second office location. Priced to sell! Contact Dr. Sherman at or cell 760-208-3456. (05/22).

Practice for sale: Long-time established practice for sale in La Mesa–seller wishes to retire–Seller has set a very low purchase price to facilitate an immediate sale—don’t miss out on this great opportunity to own your own practice.  Contact Dr. Levy at 619-743-1442 or email at (05/22).

Multi-location private practice is hiring a full-time Optometrist. Highly trained staff provide full work-up, latest digital technology, friendly team culture, benefits, competitive pay. Send resume to (05/22).



Dr. David Sherman, the Society Optometrist Relations Liaison: Please contact Dr. Sherman at or 760-208-3456 to be put on an official list for the following:

  • fill-in/part-time work
  • full-time work
  • purchase/partner in/sell a practice

This service is offered free of charge.



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 are needed flexible shifts throughout the year.

  • 9 AM-1 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


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


San Diego View

The San Diego View newsletter is sent via email to all of the SDCOS members each month.

The SDCOS monthly newsletter, The San Diego View is also available to members through US Mail. If you are a current member and not receiving the publication, or would like to request a copy to be sent via US Mail,  please contact the society office at 619-663-8439 (ONE-VIEW) or email, with your mailing address. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact the Society Membership Liaison, David Ardakani, O.D. email, or the society office for complete details.

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