Optometrist Resume Template

Optometrists are health care professionals who have earned the degree of O.D. (Oculus Doctor).  They are not medical doctors but are trained to perform routine eye care and treatment of glaucoma and minor eye diseases which  are also done by an ophthalmologist doctor.  Optometrists are mostly found in eye care centers for specializing in corrective refractory lenses for restoring normal sight.

Optometrist Resume Template

Dr. Gerry F.T. Dean, OD.

Maywood, Illinois

Phone: 312 656-4309



To take on a management or supervisory position as an optometrist in a large metropolitan hospital.

Summary of Qualification

  • 9 years of extensive experience as an optometrist, rising through the ranks in a Midwestern hospital until being appointed as head optometrist.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills in handling patients of all ages
  • Expertise in refractory science for prescribing powered lenses to restore visual acuity and focus.

Career Experience/Job History

2002 – Present:  Head Optometrist, Optometry Clinic, Loyola University, Medical Center

  • Manage a team of optometrist and optometry technicians in caring and treating walk-in patients to the clinic.
  • Maintain and update patient records under a well organized filing system for easy file retrieval.
  • Mentor new optometrists assigned to the department.
  • Keep informed with new development in optometry technologies and treatment refraction treatment trends
  • Refer patients to proper treatment by ophthalmologists in the hospital for eye disorders beyond the competence of optometrists.


2001 : passed the National Board of Examiners in Optometry

1998 – 2001 :  Bachelor of Science in Optometry, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago.

1994 – 1998:  Bachelor of Science in Anatomy, Southern Illinois University

Professional reference will be furnished upon request.

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