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Outstanding general surgery opportunity in a beautiful
Minnesota resort community. Join a dynamic 60-physician
multi-specialty practice in Bemidji, MN. Enjoy easy access
to day surgery and modern 116-bed hospital. Call 1:6. Can- general Surgery – Fairbanks, alaska
didates must be BC/BE. Excellent salary/benefits.
Bemidji, Minnesota is located a three and one half- The Fairbanks community is seeking a BC/BE
hour drive northwest of Minneapolis, MN. This progressive General Surgeon to join a multi-specialty clinic or
resort community with a service area of 45,000 is nestled in establish an independent practice in interior Alaska.
the pine forests and surrounded by pristine lakes. Hunting, Financial incentives and practice support is provided.
fishing, golf, downhill and cross-country skiing are readily
162-bed hospital, 90,000 service area. No managed
available. In addition, Bemidji State University, Minnesota
Public Radio and Public Television along with an active the- care with excellent reimbursement. No state income
ater, orchestra and a regional shopping center provide a nice tax and no sales tax. A multimedia tour of the hospital
balance of cultural activity. To learn more about Bemidji, and community can be found at the following link:
MN and this practice opportunity visit our website www. http://www.medimotion.com/mips/denali
meritcare.com and www.visitbemidji.com or contact:
meritCare Health System please contact: paul allan
Dick reis, manager, physician recruiting medical Staff Development
phone : 701-280-4887 Fairbanks memorial Hospital
Fax : 701-280-4136 (907) 458-5302
email : Dick.firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
AA/EOE / Drug-free work place.
generaL Surgery practice in WISConSIn
ATLANTA SUBURBS — Southern charm, hospitality, Wisconsin is ranked #1 In the nation in Health Care
and plenty of green space, rolling hills with an ideal Quality. 45 miles/45 minutes from madison. Enjoy the
location just a short ride from the beautiful city of At- autonomy of this established “bread and butter” practice lo-
cated in Dodgeville, Wisconsin—a sophisticated community
lanta. A prestigious healthcare system is searching for
in a rural setting and home to Lands’ End. Referral base of
BC/BE general surgeons. This would be an indepen- 20+ primary care providers. Benefit from joining St. Mary’s
dent practice with financial support from the hospital. Dean Ventures, a vital partner of the Dean Health System,
If you’re looking for a practice with huge potential at based in Madison. Surgical procedures performed at Up-
the doorstep of Atlanta, with great weather, excellent land Hills Health Hospital in Dodgeville, as featured in US
sports, and entertainment, this is it. For further infor- News and World Report as one of the Leading Healthcare
Providers of Southwest, WI. Excellent salary, signing bonus,
mation on the practice details contact:
comprehensive benefits, and full malpractice coverage.
Nationally recognized school system and year-round activities
make Dodgeville an optimal place to practice and live.
For more information, contact germaine Lorbert
at 800-678-7858, x63704 or firstname.lastname@example.org
robert overfield at 1-800-839-4728 ID#28791Sm. For more opportunities,
or e-mail: email@example.com visit www.cejkasearch.com
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Top 100 Hospital We’re a Cut aBoVe tHe reSt
Freeman Health System St. John’s Clinic, a 480-physician multi-specialty group, recently ranked the #1
SW Missouri Integrated Health System in the nation by Verispan, is seeking both a BC/BE
General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon to join a thriving practice in Springfield,
• Become 1 of a group of 4 Missouri. Positions offer a One-Year salary guarantee PLUS excellent benefits
established surgeons package including health, dental, and vision benefits, life insurance, vacation, and
• Enjoy a convenient call schedule CME, retirement plan, and more. St. John’s Clinic was recently ranked among the
with comfortable rotation TOP 10 in patient satisfaction scores.
SPRINGFIELD, MISSOURI, is a sophisticated, yet congenial, medical community.
• Benefit from a referral base of This growing mid-sized city in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains offers
170 employed physician multi- everything from Broadway performances and minor league and Division I athletics
specialty group to some of the best year-round outdoor sporting opportunities available in the
• Level II trauma center; 40-Bed Midwest. Employment Review has named Springfield one of the TOP 10 “Best
ICU Places to Live and Work” in the U.S. Housing costs, projected job growth, education,
healthcare, taxes, recreation, the arts, and general cost of living rates make living
• Private office space, tailored and working here a pleasure. For more information about Springfield, go to
to your needs www.springfield.missouri.org.
• Fully integrated healthcare General Surgeon positions are also available in Berryville, Arkansas, and Rolla and
delivery system w/ lots of Aurora, Missouri.
autonomy in practice set-up For more information, please contact:
• Building on the Best! Our 6-story angie Farris, Director • St. John’s Clinic recruitment
1965 S. Fremont, Suite 320, Springfield, mo 65804
tower expansion will be complete
877-880-6650 phone • 888-290-8300 Fax
this fall! firstname.lastname@example.org
eoe / aa employer
+ Bonus Potential
and Beneﬁt Package
General Surgeon opportunity in southern Minnesota!
JopLIn, mISSourI Starting salary of $325,000 + full benef its.
Service area of 450,000
• Consistently ranked lowest cost Debbie Tether
of living for any metropolitan Compass Healthcare Consultants, LLC
area in the nation 800-690-8788
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• Strong, diverse economic base
• Easy access to Kansas City, Tulsa,
t Income potential around $500,000. t Physicians can enjoy the autonomy
and one-on-one feel of a physician-led
Branson, & St. Louis t Mostly bread and butter cases, and a
practice, while being able to tap into
• Local 4-year colleges and large volume of scopes. They are hoping
the resources and expertise of one of the
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premier medical centers in the world.
procedures. Minimal vascular procedures
Physicians can also take advantage of the
please call Lana at 800-353-6812 are performed in the hospital now, and
continuing medical education at the Mayo
firstname.lastname@example.org they are open to a surgeon that would like
Clinic Rochester- FREE OF CHARGE!
Fax CV to 417-347-9972 to do additional vascular procedures.
t Highly respected, physician led medical
t 4 1/2 day work week.
center, with 40 multi-specialty physicians
t Call will be 1 in 2: with 1 in 4 soon. and 670 employees. Yearly, the clinic
sees 100,000 visits and the modern 57 bed
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hospital sees 51,000 visits.
t Referrals from 22 primary care providers.
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LaKe taHoe, CaLIFornIa
BC/BE General Surgeon needed for general surgery
practice at Lake Tahoe. Lucrative income and suc-
cessful group. Malpractice insurance, generous vaca-
tion/CME, medical education loan repayment, sub-
stantial home down payment and moving expenses.
Full benefits package includes family medical/dental.
Good shared call coverage and specialty support. No
managed care. Excellent, well-equipped hospital. Safe,
scenic Tahoe community with access to metropolitan
areas. Year-round sports and recreation. This is not a
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Send CV in confidence to:
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Alpha Medical Group
The right job for you
• minutes to Daytona Beach, FL: the need is for a fellowship-
trained Vascular surgeon who is comfortable doing General Surgery.
Come as either a hospital employee or join two other GS on a
partnership track. Call 1:6 to
• northern, nJ: General Surgeon sought to join the area’s premier
SSG. Call 1:4, unassigned ER is 1:7. Competitive salary. Benefits
include paid malpractice, health, dental vision, 401K, disability, profit
sharing, and relocation.
• Long Island, ny: Fellowship-trained Laparoscopic Surgeon to join
a large SSG. Fast track to partnership. Close to New York City and
all it has to offer.
• academics, WV: General Surgeon needed to join a prestigious
teaching hospital. Develop a busy practice. Additional responsibilities
include teaching residents and clinical research.
• orange County, ny: Join the nation’s best run MSG on a 2- year
partnership track. Call shared with 3 others. Once a partner, you can
expect to be in the 90th percentile of the MGMA! Sixty miles from
NYC in one of New York’s best kept secrets.
robert Longmuir, 800-584-5001; firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit our website at www.alphaps.org
general Surgeon — princeton, nJ.
300-bed acute care hospital seeks one (and possibly two) ex-
perienced General Surgeons to join its medical staff. Large
referral base will assure quick practice growth. An excel-
lent and competitive guarantee and a full benefits schedule Buffalo, ny
is offered. Enjoy the outstanding schools, social and recre- Join a two-physician general surgery practice in the Buffalo
ational amenities, and the close proximity to New York and area in a Lake Ontario family oriented community associ-
Philadelphia that the Princeton area offers. Contact: ated with a growing 205-bed health system with modern
anita Churchman at 800-678-7858, x63481 office facilities. 1-4 call. Excellent salary, bonus, benefits, and
e-mail: email@example.com future partnership.
ID#28567Sm. For more opportunities,
Surgical Search • 800-831-5475 • Fax: 314-984-8246
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minimally Invasive Surgeon
and trauma Surgeon needed Suburban
Fairfield County Surgical Specialists seeks a general surgeon
with minimally invasive training and general surgeon trained Cleveland, oH
in trauma/SCC. These are employed positions with a produc- Seeking a BC/BE general surgeon for our 10-member department.
tivity based compensation plan and benefits including mal- Well-established group. OPMG is the northeast Ohio region
practice insurance. The practice is a subsidiary of Stamford of Kaiser Permanente, the nation’s leading integrated health care
Hospital, a teaching affiliate of Columbia University College system.
of Physicians with an accredited general surgery residency
program. Located in Stamford, this unique opportunity a balanced lifestyle. Call is low; scheduling is predictable. Col-
offers a wide array of recreational and cultural activities legial work environment with a focus on delivering high quality
with excellent public and private schools. care in a multispecialty group practice setting.
Shareholder. Opportunity to be elected an OPMG shareholder
ID#26920/27589Sm. For more information, contact:
mark prosperi at 800/678-7858 x63490 after 2 years of service with a minimal buy-in. Shareholders re-
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ceive an additional profit-sharing bonus and enhanced benefits.
great benefits. Acclaimed computerized medical records system,
2 retirement plans, vision, dental, health, life, and disability insur-
Inpatient Surgical positions ance, occurrence-based malpractice coverage with no limits, paid
vacation, relocation assistance, and CME time plus stipend.
Northeast Ohio Hospital-based Surgical positions with
Excellent Earning Potential! Paid Malpractice; Flexible Donald e. prince, Sr.
Scheduling; No On-Call. professional recruiter
ohio permanente medical group, Inc.
Contact Christy mcChesney at physician Staffing,
1001 Lakeside avenue, Suite 1200
30680 Bainbridge rd, Cleveland, oH 44139 Cleveland, oH 44114-1153
phone: 440-542-5000 • Fax: 440-542-5005; (216) 479-5410 • Fax: (216) 479-5554
e-mail: Clmcchesney@physicianstaffing.com Donald.email@example.com
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GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE general Surgery
SURGICAL OPPORTUNITIES GENERAL SURGEON metro atlanta
Sunny Southern Oregon!
general Surgeon WellStar Physicians Group is seeking
memorial Healthcare System is dedi- Excellent opportunity to assume prac- a BE/BC General Surgeon to join an
cated to serving its rapidly growing South tice for retiring surgeon providing full established practice located in Austell,
Florida community. Our licensed 1742- scope of general surgery in new medi- GA. This three-physician practice pro-
bed multi-hospital System features 6 cal office space. No buy in or buy out. vides surgical services at WellStar Cobb
acute-care facilities, including an urgent No turf wars. Paid trauma call. BC/BE Hospital, a 382-bed facility located 20
care center. Diverse services include: adult General Surgeon required, Vascular in- miles northwest of downtown Atlanta.
medical/surgical care, Level I Adult and terest preferred, but not necessary. Our WellStar offers a competitive salary and
Pediatric trauma center and regional ter- 45,000 population rural community at benefits package. Not a J-1 opportunity.
tiary care referral center. the base of the beautiful Cascade Mts.
Full-time practice opportunities offer com- serves a 100,000 population area, and all interested candidates send CV to:
petitive compensation and benefits. offers all-season recreation, 280-days firstname.lastname@example.org
or fax to 770-792-1738.
The Community: sunshine/year, and excellent family at-
• South Florida boasts an abundance of mosphere. Contact Mike Poe at:
cultural and recreational amenities in-
cluding championship golf courses, mu- South Central pa
seums, world class dining, and miles of Join well-established and respected Gen-
warm sandy beaches. eral Surgeon in private practice in historic
• Average annual temperature - high70s. family community 2 hours to Pittsburgh,
• Diverse and affordable housing. Sky Lakes medical Center Baltimore, and Washington D.C. associ-
• NO State Income Tax. 2865 Daggett ated with UPMC hospital facility. 1-3 call.
To learn specific details, please call: Klamath Falls, oregon 97601 Attractive salary, bonus, benefits, and future
954-986-6304 or (m-F 8:00 - 4:30 pSt) Surgical Search
send CV to: email@example.com website: www.skylakes.org 800-831-5475
please visit our website at email: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 314-984-8246
Thriving solo practice seeks a BE/BC general surgeon to
perform trauma surgery, critical care and general surgery.
Excellent growth potential in an independent practice
setting. Trauma call 2-3 24 hrs shifts per month, general
surgery call 4-5 times per month. Competitive income guar-
antee, relocation allowance, and full benefits. Live in one of
Colorado’s fastest growing counties; this upscale town is
just minutes from downtown Denver. Contact:
Bob Bregant 800.398.2923
email@example.com. Job #1152
Approximately seven miles north of Boston on a beautiful cam-
pus setting. BE/BC General Surgeon needed. This metro north
area community hospital seeks a GS who chooses to practice in
a hospital system that has two inpatient facilities. The hospital
system has a state-of-the-art cancer care center, a comprehensive
cardiac/endovascular center, and recently opened a 36,000 sq ft
Medical Center. This surgical position is an outstanding oppor-
tunity for someone to assist in developing a substantial surgi-
cal program between the two inpatient campuses and to work
with other surgeons in a very cohesive atmosphere. Competitive
salary, excellent benefits, and malpractice. Beautiful area to live,
work, and to enjoy the city, coast, and mountains!
For further information and to submit your CV,
Fax: 781-338-7531; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Outstanding GS Opportunity in beautiful Lake Resort
mICHIgan community of the lower-MW. Join a thriving private practice
group with partnership. Lucrative ﬁnancial package, salary,
Foote Hospital, a 411-bed, not-for-profit community
signing and other bonuses. Student Loan Repayment. Brand
hospital with over 300 medical staff members of all specialties,
new state-of-the-art ORs with regional medical center.
is seeking a BE/BC general surgeon. Excellent opportunity to
Ancillary income opportunity. Waterfront property, top 18-
associate with a busy, highly regarded and well-established
hole Golf Course. Lakes, trees, rivers, hills, nearby mountains.
surgical community. Recreational Haven: hunting, fishing, all sports. Excellent
• Hospital-employed W2-model solo or group practice educational opportunities. rivate schools, local university.
• Call 1:7 Brian White at 1-888-339-7444
• Competitive salary, signing bonus and full benefits Fax CV: 1-940-234-5315 or Brian@crossroadshealth.net
• Outstanding recruitment incentives including loan
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• Located minutes from Ann Arbor, cultural amenities
are abundant. put more money Back
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Contact anita Churchman, 800-678-7858, x63481
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trauma Surgery practice In Beautiful palm
Springs, Ca Seeks to employ additional BC/Be
Surgeon. Join a well-established group of trauma sur-
geons in beautiful Palm Springs. Dr. Frank Ercoli and
Dr. Oscar Paz-Altschul are seeking a dedicated trauma
surgeon to join Desert Trauma Surgeons. Practicing
at Desert Regional Medical Center, Coachella Valley’s
only trauma center, trauma surgeons have the opportu-
nity to be busy immediately. Candidates must be board
certified in general surgery and preferably bc/be in sur-
gical critical care or have significant trauma experience.
Often described as a small city with the cultural ame-
nities of an urban area, the shopping, entertainment,
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California are first-class. Whether it’s a round of golf in
the winter or a massage at a first-class spa resort, Palm
Springs is the place to enjoy life.
Contact paul Smallwood at 800-678-7858, x63008
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aCgme accredited Fellowship
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The Institute for Cancer Care at Mercy Medical Cen-
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