Careers with Vance Thompson Vision


For nearly three decades, the physicians and team of Vance Thompson Vision have remained uncompromising in their commitment to invest in the world's most advanced technology. This commitment and dedication has yielded improved outcomes and built trust with the patients of South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, and Montana.

With more than 90,000 procedures and having participated in more than 80 FDA-monitored clinical trials, the team at Vance Thompson Vision are world leaders in refractive surgery, cataract surgery, refractive laser-assisted cataract surgery, cornea surgery, glaucoma surgery, and eyelid surgery.


Accounting Representative (Sioux Falls, SD)

Accounting Representative assists with check processing, verification and mailing. This position maintains paid invoice files and reviews vendor statements monthly for accuracy and outstanding invoices. They are also responsible for recording of cash receipts and preparing reports of budget expenditures, revenues and account or fund balances. The representative maintains and reviews cost center and appropriation accounts, including trial balances, to verify accuracy with coding, classifying and posting. An Associates Degree in Accounting; or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred. Experience and understanding of general ledgers, accounts payable and Microsoft Excel is preferred.


Concierge – Phone Center (Sioux Falls, SD)

The concierge position is responsible for answering incoming calls, taking messages, transferring, and providing information as appropriate. The concierge is also responsible for booking, coordinating, and rescheduling patient appointments. The concierge works with clinical assistants to assure accuracy of appointment schedules. Additional clerical duties may include handling correspondence, maintaining stocks of materials, distributing incoming mail, and providing exceptional service to all clients. The ideal candidate will have strong customer service skills, a positive attitude, and the ability to be flexible and prioritize.


Laser Manager/RN (Sioux Falls, SD)

Vance Thompson Vision is looking for certified registered nurse to lead our Laser Department.  This person will carry a positive attitude, thrive and be flexible in an ever-changing environment.  Duties will include assisting in surgery, running multiple laser platforms, room turnover, rooming patients, chart checking, prepping patients, and essential communication with the doctor and clinic teams. The ideal candidate will have strong customer service and communication skills, be detail oriented and the ability to be flexible and prioritize. Some travel may be required to support our outlying clinical sites.


Laser Pre Op Technician (Sioux Falls, SD)

Vance Thompson Vision is looking for a laser pre-op technician.  The laser pre-op technician assists in overseeing patient care activities in the pre-operative area in refractive surgery. The ideal candidate will possess effective communication skills: oral and written. They will also demonstrate strong customer service skills, a positive, friendly attitude and the ability to be flexible and prioritize.


Medical Billing Specialist (Sioux Falls, SD)

We are looking for a medical billing specialist to join our team. The medical billing specialist is responsible for insurance claim follow-up, answering patient questions, posting patient payments, as well as other duties. A minimum of two years of related experience in a medical or business environment supporting professional billing and phone services is required. The ideal candidate will possess excellent customer service, be detail oriented and have the ability to be flexible and prioritize?


Patient Advocate (Sioux Falls, SD)

The Patient Advocate is responsible for ensuring accurate patient information and thorough patient education. They assist patients in the coordination of their surgeries including scheduling appointments and insurance review.  The ideal candidate will possess strong customer service skills with a high attention to detail, ability to communicate in a open and concise manner and have the ability to be flexible and prioritize tasks.


Research Coordinator (Sioux Falls, SD)

The research coordinator plays an active role in clinical research including patient testing, data collection and dissemination of study information. The coordinator will be responsible for assisting with study initiation activities, such as coordinating the delivery of study-related paperwork, equipment, demos, supplies, and participating in study-initiation meetings.  They are responsible for ensuring protocol and regulatory compliance to assigned clinical study protocols. This role acts as a liaison between clinical study sponsors, patients, doctors and VTV staff members.  Bachelor's degree from a four year college or university in health related or basic science program or current COA, COT or COMT certification preferred.


Concierge (Alexandria, MN)

The concierge is responsible for checking in and scheduling patients, preparing paperwork, taking payments, handling walk-ins, and maintaining cleanliness and order in the waiting room. The ideal candidate will have strong customer service skills, be detail oriented and the ability to be flexible and prioritize.  


Ophthalmic Medical Assistant (Bozeman, MT)

The ophthalmic assistant performs patient workups, preliminary tests and diagnostics in accordance with protocol. They ensure thorough patient education, facilitate efficient patient flow, medical records, coordinate surgery schedules and potential conflicts.  The ophthalmic assistant communicates with OD/MD as indicated. They triage patient phone calls, answer questions and resolve concerns as directed to achieve patient satisfaction. The ideal candidate will have a strong desire to provide excellent customer service to patients and family members, be detail oriented and have the ability to be flexible and prioritize.


Vance Thompson Vision is located at 3101 West 57th Street in Sioux Falls, SD, at 4776 28th Ave South #201 in Fargo, ND, at 1925 N 22nd Ave Suite 201 in Bozeman, MT, at 11819 Miracle Hills Drive in Omaha, NE and at 1501 Hawthorne Street, Alexandria, MN!

All resume submissions can be emailed to [email protected]. Please indicate the position that you are submitting for in the subject line. Resumes should be in Word or PDF form. We also welcome references.