Nov 24, 2021

General Orthopedic Surgeon Needed in Southwest Florida (Punta Gorda)

  • Community Health Systems
  • Punta Gorda, FL
Orthopaedic Surgeon (General)

Job Description

Bayfront Health Punta Gorda is a 256-bed, acute-care hospital located in Punta Gorda, Florida. Fully accredited by The Joint Commission and the recipient of numerous quality awards, Bayfront Health Punta Gorda provides world-class cardiac care services and houses the only open-heart surgery program in the county. A full-scale emergency care center, wellness and rehabilitation program, joint replacement, wound care and sleep centers round out the full complement of surgical and diagnostic services. Bayfront Health Punta Gorda Awarded Fifth Disease-Specific Care Certification in Orthopedics from The Joint Commission: Making Bayfront Health Punta Gorda the only hospital in the state of Florida to hold five Disease-Specific Care (DSC) Certifications in Orthopedics at time of recognition.   Joint Replacement-Shoulder Certification Added to Recognitions for Spinal Fusion, Laminectomy, Joint Replacement-Knee and Joint Replacement-Hip.    Bayfront Health Punta Gorda is seeking a Board Certified/Eligible Orthopedic Surgeon to join an established hospital-based practice.  Salary Subsidy Mostly General with some subspecialty Total Joint or Spine Shared Call Office Space Available Experience Preferred Comprehensive recruitment package MAY include: Compensation determined by experience CME Relocation Medical education debt assistance Commencement bonus No Visa Sponsorship Available Punta Gorda, which dates back to the landing of Ponce de Leon in 1513, is located in Southwest Florida, 24 miles north of Fort Myers, with a population of around 14,000 residents.     Beautiful Charlotte Harbor flanks the northwest side of the city, offering 129 square miles of sparkling water, aquatic preserves, marine estuaries and a unique network of barrier islands and mangrove forests. Punta Gorda's sunny, subtropical climate, casual lifestyle and relaxed ambiance, combined with its natural attractions make it a great place to work and play.

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