Jim Feinstein – President & COO

Jim Feinstein has more than 20 years’ experience as a business leader in healthcare services.  As President and COO of United Skin Specialists, he leads the USS partner network of Midwestern dermatology practices.

Most recently, Jim was Chief Operating Officer for nJoy Vision, a multi-site eye-care services company. Previously, he was Executive Vice President at Sightpath Medical, North America’s largest provider of outsourcing eye-care services to hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and independent physician practices. He also served as an international advisor to Optical Express, the third largest provider of retail eye-care services in Europe and Asia. From 2000-2008, he worked for North America’s largest provider of eye-care services, TLC Vision, as Senior Vice President. The position included bi-national general management responsibilities for 70 wholly managed and owned laser vision centers in North America.

From 1993 to 2002, Jim was Marketing Director for one of the largest cornea and external disease practices in the Midwest. Concurrently, he was CEO of the United Vision Associates, an interdisciplinary organization providing referral network development and continuing education services to healthcare organizations and professionals across North America.

In addition, he spent 13 years as an Advisory Board Member for the Illinois Eye Bank.  In 2007, the Midwest Organ and Donor Board recognized Jim as one of the most influential people in eye-care.

During his career, Jim has served as Medical Editor for the International Society of Refractive Surgery, Web Editor for the Journal of Refractive Surgery, published numerous articles and frequently lectured.