Oct 01, 2021

Orthopaedic Surgery Opportunity

  • HCA Healthcare
  • Chattanooga, TN

Job Description

Parkridge Health System in Chattanooga, Tennessee is seeking a board certified / board eligible orthopaedic surgeon to join a rapidly growing two-physician group Qualified Candidates: * Board Certified or Board Eligible in general orthopaedic surgery * Fellowship trained in sports medicine or joint replacement is preferred but not necessary * Must be willing to do some general orthopaedics and minor trauma in addition to their subspecialty * Senior partner is a leading practitioner of minimally invasive resurfacing partial knees. Looking for a surgeon he can train in this technique, who will be able to inherit a practice with a high demand for this procedure in the area. * Active Tennessee license or the ability to obtain one Benefits / Incentives: * Comprehensive and robust benefits package including 401k, CME, occurrence-based malpractice * Employment with HCA physician services group * Relocation support is available * Sign-on bonus is available About the Practice: * High volume practice with two surgeons: senior partner does mostly elective lower extremity surgery including hip and knee arthroplasty and foot surgery. Junior partner is a busy fellowship trained hand and upper extremity surgeon * Two physician assistants are employed and another is being actively recruited to accommodate volume * Flexible call arrangements. Shared coverage is available with other surgeons About Parkridge Medical Center: * 275-bed hospital * Primary stroke and advanced cardiovascular center * 24/7 tele-neurology support for acute stroke and other neurologic emergencies * Accredited chest pain center * Advanced surgical services including endovascular care and orthopedic/spine procedures

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