Sep 14, 2022

Director of Adult Reconstruction Opportunity in Greenville, NC

  • ECU Health
  • ECU Health Orthopedics - Greenville, Bowman Gray Drive, Greenville, NC, USA
Orthopaedic Joint Reconstruction Surgeon

Job Description

ECU Health Physicians and ECU Health Orthopedics, located in eastern North Carolina, are expanding and seeking an experienced Board Certified Adult Reconstruction Surgeon to assume the role of Director Of Adult Reconstruction for ECU Health. Applicants should be fellowship trained and have at least 5 years of experience. Hospital privileges will be at ECU Health Medical center located in Greenville, North Carolina.

ECU Health Orthopedics provides care to patients throughout ECU Health, a 9 hospital healthcare system serving eastern North Carolina with a robust network of primary and specialty care services. The successful candidate will be responsible for expanding arthroplasty services as part of a programmatic expansion.

Job Highlights:

  • Employment by ECU Health Physicians
  • Hospital privileges at ECU Health Medical Center, a 974-bed level 1 trauma center with opportunities to provide care at regional hospitals
  • Established practice with 7 surgeons and 9 nurse practitioners and physician assistants
  • Opportunity to start a new adult reconstruction practice offering candidates the ability to tailor their practice to preferences and professional interests
  • Expansive referral network consisting of 29 counties and over 1.4 million people
  • Access to a nationally recognized Ambulatory Surgery Center for outpatient cases
  • Guaranteed support from an established Orthopedic Trauma Service
  • 24/7 inpatient and outpatient support by experienced nurse practitioners and physician assistants
  • Outpatient clinic with in-house x-ray, DME, etc.
  • Dedicated block OR scheduling
  • Low call burden
  • Dramatic potential for growth in a 29-county underserved area
  • Greenville offers numerous waterways perfect for boating, kayaking, and fishing, not to mention the ability to live only an hour away from the beautiful North Carolina coast or 2 hrs from the Outer Banks
  • The mild climate lends itself to year round outdoor activities like hiking and camping with outstanding mountain bike single track only 20 min away
  • Competitive compensation including base salary and bonus structure
  • Full physician benefit package including relocation

Greenville, NC

Widely recognized as the thriving cultural, educational, economic and medical hub of eastern North Carolina, Greenville is the 10th largest city in the state with a metropolitan population of nearly 100,000.  The Dickinson Avenue Arts District offers a vibrant arts, music, culinary and festival scene in the Uptown Greenville district.  Greenville is also home to East Carolina University, the Brody School of Medicine, and Pitt Community College.  Excellent affordability, convenient location and natural resources combined with all of the amenities of a metropolitan university town, Greenville is the perfect place to live, work and play!

  • Located inland off of the North Carolina coast, Greenville is 45 miles east of interstate 95, just over an hour to Raleigh, a little over an hour to the pristine beaches of the Crystal Coast of NC
  • Home to East Carolina University (ECU), a vibrant university with an annual enrollment of more than 24,000 students
  • Numerous waterways and the Greenville Greenway System are perfect for boating, kayaking, fishing, hiking and camping
  • Mild climate perfect for year-round outdoor activities
  • Cost of living below the national average, diverse and affordable housing and excellent educational opportunities, both public and private
  • Investment of more than $500 million in downtown Greenville’s revitalization bringing new restaurants, shops, businesses, and residents to the area

ECU Health

ECU Health is a mission-driven, 1,708-bed academic health care enterprise serving more than 1.4 million people in 29 eastern North Carolina counties. The not-for-profit system is comprised of more than 14,000 employees, nine hospitals, a children's hospital and two multi-specialty group practices with more than 1,100 providers in more than 150 locations. The flagship ECU Health Medical Center, a Level 1 Trauma facility, and ECU Health Maynard Children’s Hospital serve as the primary teaching hospitals for the East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine. ECU Health and Brody School of Medicine share a combined academic mission to improve the health of eastern North Carolina through patient care, education and research. For more information, visit ECUHealth.org.

Contact Information

If you, or a colleague is interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact Amanda Mercer at (252)847-9029 or [email protected].

General Information

It is the goal of ECU Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position. Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings. We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. 

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