Boarded or Board Eligible Ophthalmologist Position (Northern California)
(posted 1/20/2017)

Animal Eye Center, Inc. (AEC) in Rocklin, CA will have an opening for an ACVO Diplomate or a board eligible ophthalmologist to join our practice in September 2017. Our 3700 square foot facility is state of the art and has been serving the Sacramento area for 22 years. You would be joining 2 other ophthalmologists and a well-trained support staff of 2 receptionists and 7 technicians. AEC works closely with 3 local multispecialty veterinary referral practices as well as with the veterinary dermatology practice located adjacent to our facility. Our outreach efforts include providing lectures and one-week clinical rotations for 8 veterinary interns and providing gratis care for area wildlife rescue groups. Doctors will participate in monthly journal review, staff meetings and doctorís rounds and will be expected to participate in local CE meetings and outreach programs. The position is perfect if you are seeking a busy practice with a great clientele. We are looking for candidates interested in advancing their diagnostic and surgical skills by using cutting edge technology to provide the best in patient care. The position is 4.5 days/week (2 Mondays off /month). Benefits include: generous base/percentage salary, medical, dental, vision and malpractice insurance; employer 3% matched retirement plan; paid vacation; all association dues and licensing fees; paid CE and a relocation allowance. Future buy in or sale is an option for the right candidate.
Candidates must be able to obtain a California license prior to starting the position.

Our climate is wonderful and outdoor sports and cultural opportunities are plentiful. Rocklin is at the eastern edge of the greater Sacramento area off Interstate-80 and is 90 miles equidistant from Lake Tahoe and San Francisco. Within a 45 mile radius there are 3 performing arts centers, several theater groups, numerous art galleries, wonderful restaurants, over 100 wineries, a professional basketball team with a new downtown stadium, a 32-mile bike trail along the Sacramento River, a world-class art museum and 2 California State Universities. The cost of living is very affordable compared to the San Francisco Bay Area. You can live in urban Mid-Town Sacramento, in a rural setting on acreage, in a small Sierra Nevada foothills town or in a suburban neighborhood near large shopping venues. All these locales are within a 30-minute drive to Animal Eye Center. Northern California lifestyle is second to none so I hope you will come visit and find out for yourself. Please visit our website at

Please call or Email if you would like more information or if you would like to visit the practice. Contact Lana Linton, DVM, DACVO at or cell phone 916-708-4364.