Job Description


Broadlawns Medical Center, established in 1924, in Des Moines, Iowa, is committed to building a healthy community through the delivery of accessible, cost-effective and high quality patient care.  Broadlawns campus includes a 200 licensed bed acute care hospital, emergency services, inpatient and outpatient services, lab and radiology services, mental health services, specialty clinics, dentistry and 24-hour crisis intervention.  In addition, Broadlawns has primary and urgent care clinics in East Des Moines, Downtown Des Moines and Dallas Center, and behavioral health support programs within the community.

Broadlawns provides surgical, emergency, and diagnostic services, specialty clinics and primary care with its 1,500+ staff which includes over 140 employed physicians and advanced practice providers. 

Broadlawns offers a very competitive salary and excellent benefits, including but not limited to health, dental, life, disability, malpractice insurances, great paid time-off plans and participation in the State of Iowa retirement system.

Position Description:

Broadlawns Medical Center is offering a full time position for a medically oriented optometrist to join our vibrant and expanding eye clinic.  We have the honor to serve a multi-cultural and multi-language population of all ages. 

The applicant will be comfortable and experienced in diagnosing and treating glaucoma and diabetes related eye disease as well as unusual and complicated visual conditions.  We have up- to -date diagnostic equipment, talented technicians and interpreters for you to do your best evaluations.  Our ophthalmologists provide surgical interventions such as cataract surgery/ MIGS/IVI/etc.   The applicant will be experienced in both referring for these services and providing post-operative and continuing care.   We also treat urgent care patients throughout the week from our multiple walk- in clinics and hospital based emergency department.  This position includes one week of on call coverage per month.



Eye Clinic


Full Time


Generally Monday-Friday, Days (Some Call Required)


  • The preferred candidate will have completed a residency program or 2-5 years experience in an ophthalmological setting. 

Broadlawns Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer


May 27, 2022