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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 (04/19)

For Sale: Solo private practice continuously serving Solana Beach since 1977. Loyal patient base, many 3rd generation family members returning. Office noted for high-quality care and community service. Full scope optometry with high-end instruments and up to 3 full exam lanes. Attractive, well-designed office space with a large upscale dispensary, private pretest/contact lens area, finishing lab. Medical co-management and billing in place for years. The lease is under market until 09/22 with options to renew. The doctor is seeking retirement but is very flexible and would consider staying on part-time for patient retention. Please contact (04/19)

Optometry Practice for sale: in an upscale shopping center in Escondido, San Diego County. California. Solo Private Practice established since 1996. Please email for details/questions. Has a large patient base. Equipment is in excellent condition. A full scope Optometry Practice. Complete Sale or buy out option. (04/19)

Part-Time Associate Optometrist Position Available: Urban Optiks Optometry is seeking an awesome OD to join our beautiful high-end boutique practice 2-3 days per week. This is a great opportunity for an associate doctor to eventually acquire a full-time partnership in our practice. For a chance to join our exciting team, please send resume & cover letter, including why you think you’d be a great fit to (06/19)

Part-time associate optometrist needed for primary optometry office in Chula Vista, San Diego. The doctor will be working with excellent support staff including opticians and a technician who performs full workup including retinal photos. The office is equipped with the latest technology including RT-5100 Refractors, retinal camera, and auto-refractor and more. Come and join our great team! Please email CV or questions to or call 619-254-0115. (05/19)

Optometrist needed inside Mission Valley Costco Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays.  Please contact Robyn Slikker, O.D. at (619) 977-7703 or (05/19)

Full-Time OD Position: Seeking permanent Associate Optometrist for our private practices in San Diego.  Enjoy a comfortable pace with our all-digital equipment.  Staff performs full workup, including retinal photos and OCT.  Please email resumes/questions to (05/19)

Maternity Leave Coverage Needed: Optometrist needed in Santee for Tuesdays & Fridays for the months of June, July, August & September. Daily pay plus bonus structure available. Will be opening another location at the end of the year so this could turn in to a full-time opportunity if desired. Please send CV (04/19)

Optometrist Position: Primary Care optometry practice seeking a part-time optometrist for 2-3 days a week in a private practice located in Mira Mesa. Please send CV or interest to or call (714) 454–7400 (04/19)

Equipment for sale: Zeiss Humphrey Matrix 800. Great condition! Asking $9,700. Contact for more info. (04/19)

Optometrist Position:  Busy, full-scope optometry practice in beautiful Carlsbad is looking for an amazing optometrist to join our awesome team starting in April 2019!  This will be a full-time position with benefits (32 hrs/week) and includes some evening hours as well as 3 Saturdays per month (9am-2pm).   If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and cover letter to (04/19)



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 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

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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