Jul 30, 2021

Duke Orthopaedics Seeks Primary Care Sports Medicine Physicians

  • Duke Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Raleigh, NC
Orthopaedic Primary Care Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon

Job Description

The Duke Orthopedics Division of Sports Medicine is seeking two Primary Care Sports Medicine Physicians in the.  Residency training and board certification/eligibility can be in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine or Physiatry.  A fellowship in in Sports Medicine is required. The successful candidate will work alongside Duke orthopaedic surgeons at existing practices in Wake County (Raleigh, Wake Forest, Apex and Knightdale) to develop a full spectrum sports medicine service line to be marketed in the community. The successful candidate will provide a full breadth of primary care sports medicine including: Non-operative orthopedic care and procedures Evaluation and treatment of sport-related concussion Evaluation and treatment of non-orthopedic sports conditions Organization of pre-participation medical exams to a variety of athletes of all ages and skills levels Engagement in community outreach and event coverage to organizations with whom Duke Health has a relationship Building relationships with schools, youth sports organizations, and other potential partners to provide full breadth sports medicine care Serving as Head Medical Team Physician for Elon University (NCAA Division I) Academic responsibilities include involvement in the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship: Active participation in didactic sessions at the Duke Sports Sciences Institute in Durham. Contribute to the breadth of the fellowship to prepare participants to provide high quality, evidence based primary care sports medicine across a variety of settings. Occasional teaching of residents and fellows during clinic sessions. The Greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill was recently named one of the top places to live in the country by U.S. News & World Report due to the attractive job market, relative affordability, nationally-recognized universities, and an overall high quality of life.  Come join us!     Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.   Please Note: In order to be considered for this position, you must attach your CV, select SUBMIT APPLICATION, and then complete the required application information on the following page.

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