May 06, 2024

WVU Medicine Foot and Ankle Surgeon

  • West Virginia University Health System
  • J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, 1 Medical Center Drive, Morgantown, WV, USA
Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Surgeon

Job Description

The West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics seeks qualified applicants for a full-time Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Surgeon (ranks available: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor). The successful candidate will practice at J. W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV. In addition to providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will also be actively involved in teaching medical students, residents, and fellows.

Candidates must have an MD or DO degree or foreign equivalent and be eligible to obtain state medical licensure. Candidates must have completed an orthopaedic surgery residency as well as an orthopaedic foot and ankle surgery fellowship. Successful candidates must be board certified/eligible in orthopaedic foot and ankle surgery. All qualifications must be met by the time of appointment.

The Orthopaedic Surgery Department has expertise in all sub-specialty areas of Orthopaedics, including spine, total joint replacement, sports medicine, foot and ankle, hand, pediatrics, trauma, and musculoskeletal oncology. Our faculty are fellowship trained and respected nationally, but we emphasize more than surgical expertise - our mission is to provide excellence in patient care and customer service in the delivery of that care. As a part of a major academic teaching center, we use a multidisciplinary approach to the treatment and education of our patients, and our physicians have direct access to a full range of specialists and a variety of opinions.

Morgantown, WV is the quintessential college town, with Division I Big 12 sports, diverse cultural and arts activities, world famous outdoor recreation, and excellent schools.  Yet, we are only 75 miles from Pittsburgh and a three-hour drive to DC.  We are an inclusive, educated small community with a strong local economy.   You will be amazed at the high quality of life we have to offer here in beautiful north-central West Virginia. 

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit and apply online at 

For additional information, please contact Pam Furbee, Senior Physician Recruiter and Talent Advisor, at [email protected] .

 West Virginia University & University Health Associates are an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/ Disability/Veteran - and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

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