Position Overview

The role of Optometry Receptionist is very important in any kind of optometry setting as this person is a primary contact for visitors and patients coming into an optometrist office. This professional should be able to multitask and act in response to the requirements of the patients and other medical staff professionally and calmly.

Optometry Receptionist Cover Letter Writing

In a cover letter for Optometry Receptionist position, you need to create an impression that you are professional, friendly, polite and calm. Mentioning previous medical office experience of eyewear, testing procedures, charts and invoice will be a plus. Those with a neat personality and first-rate customer service skills are often hired with only a high school diploma.


Optometry Receptionist Cover Letter Sample


698 Some Street
Atlantic City, NJ 65444

January 20, 2016

Mr. John Kerry
AAA Eye Clinic
65 Example Street
Houston, TX 58798


Dear Mr. Kerry:

I am writing to express a strong interest in the Optometry Receptionist position currently available at AAA Eye Clinic and submitting my resume for the same. I am confident my educational background and work experiences will add significantly to your Clinic.

Through my summer jobs and real life experiences, I acquired exceptional skills in responding to phone calls, managing appointments, updating charts and greeting patients/visitors. Besides, I can also perform light cleaning tasks, keeping track of supplies and maintaining office apparatus.

My specific skills for Optometry job include:

• Pre-testing customer vision
• Bending and repairing glasses
• Authorizing insurance and billing
• Supporting clients with frame selection
• Give instructions regarding contact lens care and use
• Maintaining supplies of eyeglass frames and contact lenses

The enclosed resume will provide you with complete details of my skills and qualifications.

As an enthusiastic candidate for Optometry Receptionist position, I would welcome the chance to further talk about my background and interest. I will contact you next week to confirm the chance of personal meeting. In addition, I can be reached at 000-999-9999 or via email at [Email Address Here].

Thank you for your consideration.



Ana Smith

Enc. Resume