We invite a Thoracic Surgeon seeking a position in New York!
Location: Escape Big City Living and consider Northern New York State. The city is located on the St Lawrence River the Thousand Island Region and is in the Northeastern Tier of NY state. Outdoor activities abound in this visually striking area! Big city amenities are available a short drive away in Watertown and you an hour to Syracuse, 45 minutes to Canada and less than 2 hours to Montreal. This is a safe location, with an outstanding educational system, offering affordable housing and concludes that this is a great place for family living.
Board Certified / Board Eligible General Thoracic Surgeon with 5 years of Experience is sought for solo practice, replacing a senior surgeon who will retire in 2021.
Package Highlights: Annual Salary $565,000; with additional WRVU productivity model. Medical Center is proud of its reputation to offer market-driven salaries for its geographical region. 4-year contract.
Practice Highlights: Treat all facets of esophageal and thoracic disease with emphasis on treatments and management of lung cancer using conventional as well as minimally invasive approaches. Serving one hospital, an emergency call is open to discussion. Join a well-organized office shared with pulmonary medicine physicians. Office conveniently located with a 5-minute drive to the hospital campus. Catchment population: 250,00. Large network of providers offers a strong referral base. Serving the military men and women from nearby Fort Drum, home to the 10th Mountain Army Division. State-of-the-art Operating Rooms were newly constructed in 2010. Established robotic surgery program, upgraded to da Vinci Xi, and Monarch robotic bronchoscopy system. Teaching opportunities are extended with accredited ACGME/AOA family medicine and internal medicine residency training programs. A very appreciative patient population offers a professionally rewarding career. Demographics of the community, along with a relatively untapped market of Northern New York State, make this a solid opportunity to build a busy and well-sustained thoracic surgery service line.
Qualifications: B/E, B/C with the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. Successful surgeon with experience. Values patient-centered care and has the desire to work within a team model. Demonstrates top-notch interpersonal skills in addition to excellent clinical skills. Must provide surgical case log indicating active current experience. Enthusiastic and motivated to build a thoracic surgical service line with superb outcomes.
About Medical Center: 290-hospital beds; medical staff of 180 physicians representing 42 specialties. Largest community-based hospital in Northern New York. Committed to meeting the healthcare needs of the residents living in Northern New York. Newly constructed (2018) Center for Cancer Care – a state of the art comprehensive cancer center, soon to affiliate with Roswell Park Network