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Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon

Company:
Health Care Specialists of America
Location:
Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States
Posted:
December 12, 2018

Description:

The opportunity: Orthopaedic Surgeon - Sports Medicine

Permanent / full time / employed

Location: Altoona, PA

Ready for a change? We have an exciting opportunity available for a BC/BE, fellowship trained Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon to join our practice in Central Pennsylvania. This experienced team is focused on providing the highest level of quality patient care and they have a great reputation. The practice is very stable, fully established and has a high volume patient base. The team is very friendly and team oriented and there is plenty of room for professional growth and advancement. The group has hospital and academic affiliations, as well.

THE DETAILS:

-Competitive compensation

-Comprehensive benefits package

-Paid malpractice insurance

-Sign On bonus

-Relocation assistance

-Loan repayment assistance

-A great mentoring environment

QUALIFICATIONS

-All physicians must be Board Certified/Board Eligible

-Unrestricted Pennsylvania medical license (or eligible)

-Physicians right out of residency are welcome!

-Fellowship trained - Sports Medicine required

THE PRACTICE

-Full service orthopaedics practice provides services to patients referred from 70+ primary care physicians in the community and from the hospital’s emergency and trauma departments

-The office includes in-office imaging and EMR and has recently relocated to a newly constructed 90,000 square foot medical office complex

-Current orthopaedic surgeons include an orthopaedic spine surgeon, an orthopaedic total joint replacement surgeon, an orthopaedic trauma surgeon and a sports medicine specialist

-Another fellowship trained foot and ankle surgeon will be joining the practice in 2018

-A Concussion fellowship trained Neurophyschologist is joining the team in the Summer of 2018.

-Stable, well established practice with a great reputation in the community

-Plenty of room for professional growth and advancement and a great mentoring environment is provided

THE HEALTH SYSTEM

-This 400-bed regional health care system provides care to residents of a six-county service area in central Pennsylvania

-Level II trauma center and tertiary hospital offers an array of specialized programs and services

-The medical staff is comprised of approximately 400 primary care physicians and specialists

THE COMMUNITY

-This region has a family-oriented community with excellent school systems, abundant cultural amenities, easy access to larger, neighboring cities and unlimited outdoor and recreational opportunities are available.

Area attractions include:

Blue Knob All Seasons Resort, Bryce Jordan Center (sporting events), Delgrosso’s Amusement Park, Discovery Garden, Fort Roberdeau, Indian Caverns, Iron Masters Country Club, Scotch Valley Country Club, Park Hills Country Club, Juniata River Water Trail, Lakemont Park, Lincoln Caverns Inc. and Whisper Rocks, Meadows Family Fun Center, Morrison's Cove Memorial Park, Oak Spring Winery, Penn’s Cave and Wildlife Park, People’s Natural Gas Field, Rock Run Recreational Area, Seven Points Marina, Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center and Slinky Action Zone

$5,000 REFERRAL FEE offered! Please share with friends and colleagues!