SPECIALTY

OPHTHALMOLOGIST

FULL SPECTRUM EYE CARE

45EX

Whether it’s emergency or routine, Airmen all over the world require proper eye care. Specializing in medical treatment or surgery of the eyes, Ophthalmologists provide comprehensive care for ocular problems. From common vision deficiencies to serious conditions or injuries, these highly trained physicians ensure any and all eye problems get the attention and care they need.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from an approved school of medicine or osteopathic medicine

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Completion of a residency or fellowship in ophthalmology
    • For specialty shredouts, completion of additional residency or fellowship program related to the specialty
    • Completion of 5.5-week Commissioned Officer training course
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 48

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • COMMISSIONED OFFICER TRAINING

    5.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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