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Optometrist needed Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays for busy Independent Practice inside Mission Valley Costco.  If interested, please contact Dr. Slikker’s personal cell at 619.977.7703 or email at (06/21).

PRACTICE FOR SALE  located in Fletcher Hills/San Diego CA. Over 40 years in practice at the same location on Fletcher Parkway which has great visibility, easy access, and a lot of travelers in this area.  The office has 600 sq ft of space including a reception/waiting room, a front desk area, a lane for exams, and a workspace. The rent is very reasonable and we have a strong patient base. This is a great opportunity to own your own private practice at an affordable price. Contact Richard Carlson at 619-463-9975 or email (04/21).

Equipment for sale Canon CR- 1 Mark II digital retinal camera computer included $1250 or best offer. Contact at 619-518-1886 or (04/21).

Practice for Sale: North County “Carlsbad” upscale high-end practice. Owner at the same location over 30 years, boasts a strong net with easy hours. Great visibility location within high traffic Vons Center, theatres, library, great restaurants, great tenant mix. Office current remodeled with glass showcases, LED lighting, granite countertops, designer wallpaper, light wood floors. Updated equipment in the exam and pretest room with blue tooth transfer. Great opportunity to own a modern practice and be independent with much room for continued practice growth. Call Howard Levy, OD 760-310-8492 or email PRICED TOO SELL! (04/21).

Looking for Opticians for Fashion Valley + UTC Locations: Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what we’re all about—helping people see! In this role, you’ll become an expert in our brand and our glasses. Whether you’re helping longtime Warby Parker fans or first-time wearers, you’ll deliver extraordinary customer service to leave them excited and confident about our glasses. Along the way, you’ll partner with motivated, collaborative individuals who take their work (but not themselves) seriously. You’ll expand your current skill set with career-advancing resources and benefits. Our ideal candidate is a lifelong learner who’s eager to help Warby Parker grow. If interested, please see OR email: (03/21).

Equipment for sale Zeiss NM pro (fundus camera) with or without table $6500 or best offer. Nidek Handy NM-200D (portable fundus camera) $1000 or best offer. Vision screener $500 or best offer. Manual Keratometer $1000 or best offer. MPS II (Macular density measuring device) $7000 or best offer. Contact at (704)777-1986 or email (03/21).

PRACTICE FOR SALE One of the longest continuous running practices in Coastal North County. Serving Solana Beach since 1977. The practice has always been noted for quality care and high technology. Featuring a beautiful optical boutique with a full finishing lab. Practiced as solo, but could accommodate multiple doctors with up to three exam lanes. Co-management of Lasik, cataracts, and medical in place for years. Strong community referrals from local schools and businesses. Contact Michael Foyle at 858 481 7262 or email (03/21).


Dr. John Fitzpatrick, the Society Optometrist Relations Liaison: Please contact Dr. John Fitzpatrick at 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 needed for 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


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