Surgical Coordinator

St Lukes Cataract & Laser Institute - Tarpon Springs, FL3.2

Full-timeEstimated: $63,000 - $83,000 a year
Busy & Thriving Eye Surgery Practice Seeking Full Time Surgical Coordinator

You don’t need experience in eye care or the medical field to excel at this role, so please read on.

This is a unique opportunity for a sales-minded professional prepared to provide exemplary service to our patients. We are seeking a concierge minded surgical coordinator who has experience in providing exceptional customer service. In this role, you will bridge our surgeons’ recommendations with our patients’ lifestyle goals to make sound recommendations regarding lens selection and surgical options. You will serve as the patient’s guide and advocate during the pre-operative, surgery and post-operative processes – keeping them informed and well-prepared while maintaining meticulous documentation. You will also liaise with doctors, technicians, and other billing and insurance professionals to ensure a smooth experience for all involved. Individuals who often excel in this role could include those with experience in hospitality, sales or retail industries.


Maintain a customized, concierge level of customer service for our surgical patients
Excel through our in-house training program, and become conversant in both clinical and surgical knowledge
Facilitate and bridge communication between the patient and the surgeon, clinical and financial teams
Build and maintain patient relationships through listening, building trust, and responding to patient needs
Eloquently present and discuss the advantages of patient premium options and explaining how they fit with the patient’s lifestyle goals
Identify patient concerns and address them to the patient’s satisfaction
Follow up with patients and colleagues in a timely and accurate fashion
Communicate and collaborate exceptionally at all times

Must be able to travel between Tarpon Springs and our other locations with our cataract surgeons
Marketing, sales or presentation experience desired
Must be comfortable learning new computer software systems and competent with the Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel
Must be meticulous with details
Exceptional service skills in working with all types of customers (including all ages)
Must be high energy and have a positive attitude
Must be adaptable and flexible with work schedule
Superior communication skills, both written and verbal
Highly refined interpersonal skills (examples: compassion, empathy, advocacy)
Must be mobile in an office setting; sitting, standing, walking, bending and stretching
Why work for St. Luke’s?

Competitive pay with opportunity to grow
Paid time off and holiday pay
Medical, dental, and life Insurance
401(k) with employer match
About St. Luke’s

Founded in 1968 by James Gills, MD, St. Luke’s is world-renowned ophthalmic surgical center. Today the practice is led by Pit Gills, MD, and the tradition of the latest in technological advancements, excellence in patient care and superior results continues. Our home office is located in Tarpon Springs, Florida, and we have five locations throughout Tampa Bay and Central Florida. In addition to our multi-specialty ophthalmology practice, our service lines include plastic surgery, aesthetic skin care and hearing services.

Please visit our website to learn more about St. Luke's Cataract & Laser Institute

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace

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