Jul 13, 2021

Orthopedic/Sports Medicine Opportunity in Northwest Indiana – One hour from Chicago!

  • Community Health Systems
  • La Porte, IN
Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon

Job Description

Orthopedic/Sports Medicine Opportunity in Northwest Indiana – One hour from Chicago! Large, well-established independent regional orthopedic group is seeking a board certified/eligible surgeon to build a  practice at La Porte Hospital.  New residents/fellows welcome! Sports Medicine Fellowship required. Practice specifics: Full sub-specialty orthopedic services in group Strong support/mentorship of seasoned, collaborative partners Large referral base Competitive compensation and benefit packages Practice at NEW La Porte Hospital Visit group website at:  www.lbji.com General Info about La Porte  (This is included to describe the hospital and surrounding area) La Porte Hospital is located in the heart of the downtown La Porte area.  We will be moving into our NEW replacement hospital in late 2020.  As a member of our medical staff you will have an opportunity to be a part of this exciting transition and your input will be welcomed! Northwest Indiana is a wonderful location to call home.  We are close enough to Chicago to enjoy all the benefits of a metropolitan area without the traffic congestion and costs that accompany it, as well as a short drive to the lower Michigan shoreline and resorts.  The La Porte area as well as the surrounding communities, are very family-friendly communities.  We have good schools, safe community, low taxes, comparably low housing costs, access to shopping, 20 minutes from Lake Michigan and only an hour to Chicago.  Additionally, Indiana is welcoming to physicians with tort reform since the 1970’s resulting in a “friendly” malpractice environment.    The La Porte community specifically has small town charm with a easy access to everything.  There are multiple lakes within minutes of the downtown area which are conducive to boating/skiing, as well as quieter ‘no wake’ lakes which are great for fishing and sailing.    Additionally, the surrounding communities of Valparaiso and Chesterton are also great places to live and are within a 30 to 40 minute drive if you chose to make that short ‘commute’.    Please visit our website at www.laportehealth.com

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