Cornea & External Disease Specialist

New England Eye Center at Tufts Medical Center

The New England Eye Center (NEEC) in Boston, MA is seeking a full-time Cornea and External Disease specialist to join our department. NEEC is part of Tufts Medical Center (TMC), the principal teaching hospital of the Tufts University School of Medicine (TUSM) where faculty hold their appointments. TMC is one of the hospitals of the Tufts Medicine health system and provides care for patients across Massachusetts and New England. 

This faculty position offers the best of both academic and private practice. The chosen candidate will have the opportunity to see patients at TMC in Boston, teach residents and medical students, participate in academic research, as well as provide care at our satellites and affiliated partners in nearby suburban, private practice locations. The Cornea & External Disease division at NEEC is a busy service and allows new faculty to quickly have their desired patient volume. Part-time positions may also be possible for the appropriate candidate.

Boston is a highly desirable location to work and live. This historic city is known for its outstanding academic institutions, excellent public and private schools, miles of coastal and island beaches, proximity to New Hampshire and Vermont mountains for skiing and outdoor activities, local arts and cultural attractions including the Boston Symphony, Museum of Fine Arts, and professional sporting teams with the Boston Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins, New England Patriots and Revolution. In addition, the city offers a vibrant nightlife of restaurants, theaters, and other activities. It is serviced by Boston Logan International Airport.

How to Apply

Eligible candidates must be board certified/eligible and have completed or plan to complete a fellowship in Cornea and External Disease. Candidates should forward their curriculum vitae (email preferred) to:

M. Reza Vagefi, MD

Professor and Chair, Department of Ophthalmology

Tufts University School of Medicine

Director, New England Eye Center

Tufts Medical Center │ Tufts Medicine


Dr. Reza Vagefi

800 Washington St
Box 450
Boston, MA 02111
United States

Posting #

2024-05-07 (AdID:1214)