Oct 29, 2021

Department Chair, Orthopaedic Surgery

  • University of Arizona
  • Tucson, AZ
Orthopaedic CHAIR

Job Description

The University of Arizona (UArizona) College of Medicine – Tucson and Banner – University Medicine – Tucson seeks a new Chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. The department currently maintains an outstanding orthopaedic trauma program with particular excellence in geriatric trauma, as well as high quality comprehensive orthopaedic services including a growing elective orthopaedic practice, an increasingly integrated spine surgery program provided in collaboration with the Department of Neurosurgery, and a robust and established collaboration with Vascular Surgery/Podiatry that provides a full spectrum of lower extremity and foot care. In addition to both organic and strategic growth of these and other programs, the new chair of Orthopaedic Surgery will have a unique opportunity to help build a high-profile sports medicine program in Southern Arizona with a recent clinical care arrangement formed between Banner - University Medicine Tucson and the University of Arizona Athletics, and to collaborate with the overall Banner Health Sports Medicine Program to develop a world-class, destination sports medicine program that could draw referrals from across the state. Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!  The University of Arizona has been recognized for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona and relocations services, please visit http://talent.arizona.edu.

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