Phillips Outsourcing Services Nigeria Limited  – Our client, a leading Healthcare Facility in Nigeria with strong expertise in eye-care, dental care, cancer management and preventive healthcare, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Retina Surgeon

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Industry: Health Care

Job Responsibilities

  • Diagnose retinal and vitreous diseases through a detailed eye examination using highly technical equipment and testing.
  • Work on very delicate tissue in incredibly small spaces of the eye cavity.
  • Treat conditions ranging from age-related macular degeneration to retinal detachment and cancers of the eye.
  • Treat patients who have experienced severe eye trauma and consult on cases where there are hereditary diseases of the eye.
  • Performing corrective surgeries, such as repairing injuries and corneas, and removing cataracts.
  • Performing advanced surgical procedures, such as keyhole or laser surgery.
  • Treating medical disorders that affect the vision
  • Perform, order, or interpret the results of diagnostic or clinical tests.
  • Provide or direct the provision of postoperative care and monitor patients following surgeries or other treatments.

Clinical Skills:

  • Candidate must be well versed in basic and advanced examination techniques of the eye, including slit lamp, gonioscopy, fundus examination (with +90D/+78D/+20D/+28D lenses), indirect ophthalmoscopy, applanation tonometry, non contact tonometry.
  • An expert in Special investigative procedures pertaining to retinal diseases like FFA, OCT, ICG, Auto fluorescence, Ultrasound B scan and fundus photography.

Surgical Skills:

  • Pars plana vitrectomies (20G/23G/25G), for Rhegmatogenous RD, GRT and dialysis), Tractional RD, retained IOFB removal, dropped nucleus and IOL, silicone oil injection and removal.
  • Sclera buckle Surgeries for RRD.
  • Macula Hole Surgeries viz PPV and ILM peeling.
  • Intravitreal Injections (Anti VEGF, Steroids, Antibiotics, VEGF Trap).
  • Screening and treatment of ROP (including Anti VEGF injections and ROP lasers).
  • Well experienced with all retinal lasers including endolasers, PRP, barrage laser, sectoral and focal lasers.
  • Proficiency in Phaco emulsification cataract surgeries will be an added advantage.

Basic Salary
Very Competitive (N1,200,000 – N1,500,000 / Month).

Application Closing Date
12th October, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of e-mail.


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