Ophthlmology - Cornea

University of Arizona and Banner University Medical Center - Tucson
The Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science

Practice Academic Medicine with Top-Rated Teaching Hospital in the Sun and Recreation Corridor of Arizona at the University of Arizona and Banner University Medical Center - Tucson (BUMC-T)

The Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science at the University of Arizona-Tucson and Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) is actively seeking an academic Ophthalmologist with fellowship training in Cornea and External Disease. This is an exciting opportunity for a Cornea Specialist to join a growing faculty team actively involved in clinical practice, teaching residents and medical students, and research.

The successful candidate will be responsible for surgical and non-surgical management of corneal and external disease, along with comprehensive eye care. Clinical services are provided at the Alvernon Eye Clinic in Tucson, with on-call and consultative coverage to two Banner-University Medical Center campuses in Tucson. The preferred candidate will also have strong research interests, either in clinical research, basic-science research or both.

The position will have an academic faculty appointment with the University of Arizona-Tucson - College of Medicine at a rank commensurate with the candidate’s credentials.

Qualifications include:

  • BC or BE by American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Successful completion of a Fellowship in Cornea and External Disease

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this partnership is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers

BUMC-T values patient-centered care and health care innovation. We were named a U.S. News and World Report Best Hospital and ranked No. 3 Hospital in Arizona. Tucson, located in the Sonoran Desert surrounded by multiple mountain ranges, is a very friendly Southwestern town where you and your family will have time to enjoy it all!

Tucson is home to diverse lifestyle, cultural and recreational offerings, including:

  • Majestic mountains in every direction and breathtaking sunsets
  • K-12 educational options and the academic excellence of the University of Arizona
  • Endless sunshine with no humidity, fresh air and easy access to the sand and surf of San Diego and Mexico
  • Moderate cost of living

How to Apply

We offer a generous salary and benefits. TO REGISTER, APPLY AND TRACK YOUR APPLICATION PROGRESS, visit our candidate portal at: https://practicewithus.bannerhealth.com/s/job-board?id=a3l3u0000015E0L For questions, please call Linda Montano, Sourcing Strategist, at: 520-694-6730. Visit our website at: www.bannerdocs.com


Ms. Linda Montano, Sourcing Strategist

1625 N. Campbell Ave
Tucson, AZ 85719
United States


As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

Posting #

2021-01-06 (AdID:526)