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Part-Time Opportunity for Supplemental Income: We are seeking an optometrist who can work just 1-2 days a month at the San Diego County Jail for routine optometry exams. Compensation is a guaranteed $1,000 per visit with the potential to exceed based on patient flow. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to add supplemental income for just 1 or 2 days a month of work. Contact Zach at or 570-809-2740 for more information (10/22).

A portable autorefractor is needed for a humanitarian mission trip to Kenya. If one is available to borrow or donate please contact Dr. Andrew Fasciani at (09/22).

Associate Optometrist for Saturdays Urban Optiks Optometry is currently interviewing for an outgoing and energetic optometrist to join our professional team for one day per week on Saturdays. This would be an excellent opportunity for an optometrist who has full-time employment and is looking to supplement their schedule with an additional day. Our digital, tech-centric practice & upscale optical boutique showcases one of the finest collections of luxury eyewear in San Diego. With a reputation for providing exemplary personalized customer service, along with the finest products and latest lens technology, Urban Optiks provides an unparalleled optical experience. Learn more about us at Qualities that make the ideal candidate stand out: •Experience in a high-end independent practice with a focus on providing quality, individualized routine eye care. • Strong communication skills with an ability to build patient trust and confidence in order to facilitate premium lens sales. • Excellent refractive & diagnostic skills. • Proficiency with contact lenses. • Familiarity with OfficeMate/ExamWriter EHR, Topcon CV5000 refraction system, Topcon CA-800 corneal analyzer, and Topcon Maestro 2 retinal imaging device. If you are a motivated individual with a passion for delivering a superb patient experience in an unhurried boutique environment, please email your cover letter and resume to (09/22).

Optometrist needed for Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays,  at the Mission Valley Costco.  If interested please contact or text 619.977.7703 (09/22).

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 (09/22)

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 (09/22).

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 (09/22).

Optometrist needed for Vacation Relief:  Private practice off 805 in Chula Vista needs any or all of the following days: Saturday, Aug 6th, 9:00-1:00 pm, Tuesday, Aug 9th, 9:00-6:00 pm, Wednesday, Aug 10th, 9:00-6:00 pm, Friday, Aug 12th, 9:00-6:00 pm.  Please email or text 858-260-9208 for more details (09/22).

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. (09/22).




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

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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