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Altru Health System, a not for profit, integrated health system in Grand Forks, ND. Altru is a 272-bed, Level II Trauma Center with more than 210 physicians representing 44 specialties and serving a primary care population of over 225,000. Altru Health System provides an array of services to meet the needs of area residents of all ages and all levels of health.

Job Summary:

Full scope practice dedicated to providing the highest quality vision care to the community and a friendly, comfortable and professional atmosphere.

Practice Specifics:

  • The ability to practice full scope optometry
  • Professional guidance
  • Abundant foot traffic and an existing patient base
  • Latest technology and instrumentation
  • Outreach to local retail locations

The Advantages:

  • High foot traffic- have patients from day one
  • Altru Family Medicine Residency and the University Of North Dakota School Of Medicine ( offer teaching opportunities in family practice and general surgery. 
  • Altru also offers an extensive and comprehensive benefit package including but not limited to:
    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Life Insurance
    • Disability Insurance
    • 401(K) and 457(B)
    • Continuing Education & Professional Expenses
    • Professional Liability Insurance
    • Vacation and CME time off
    • Relocation and Immigration


  • BC/BE in Optometry
  • Licensed in ND, MN may be required in the future

Please contact me with any questions:

Aubrey Chaires
Physician Recruiter
Altru Health System
PO Box 6003
Grand Forks, ND 58201-6003
701.780.6596 | phone
813.532.7998 | cell
800.437.5373 ext. 6596 | toll free
701.780.6641 | fax