Jan 15, 2022

Orthopaedic Spine Surgery Opportunity in Chattanooga, TN | Physician-Orthopaedic Surgery - Spine

  • Erlanger- University of Tennessee
  • Chattanooga, TN
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

Job Description

Erlanger Health System is recruiting an Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon to join our large orthopaedic surgery group. Chattanooga and the surrounding region has a high demand for spine surgeons.  Ortho-spine surgeons who are fellowship trained and have experience in an academic setting should apply. Experience in building a new program is preferred. This position will be imbedded within our growing hospital employed orthopaedic multispecialty group. Education, Training, & Experience Board Certified or Board Eligible in Ortho-Spine and General Orthopaedics- must have US training Academic Setting Experience Preferred Welcome the Opportunity to Teach Medical Students and Residents Comfortable with all areas of spine- cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacral and coccyx Elective surgery emphasis, but trauma call available and resident trauma education required Program Overview Established Hospital Employed Group of  20 orthopaedic surgeons and 10 Advanced Practice Providers  (currently no ortho spine surgeons in the group) Academic department of 15 residents & 23 faculty Opportunities for Research Available Elective cases can be performed at multiple locations, all trauma/emergent is at Erlanger main campus Benefits of Working at Erlanger Health System Excellent Compensation Sign-On Bonus Available Relocation Reimbursement Available Erlanger is the Only Level I Trauma Center in a 100 Mile Radius Erlanger is a Teaching Hospital and is affiliated with The UT College of Medicine. Erlanger/UT offers 10 Residency Programs & 10 Fellowship Programs. Chattanooga has a thriving economy with a low cost of living Chattanooga voted “Best Town in the U.S.” by Outdoor Magazine NO State Income Tax. Centered between Atlanta, GA, Nashville, TN, Birmingham, AL, and Knoxville, TN Blossoming technology hub: WORLD’s fastest internet, 10 GIG Four seasons, lake and mountain living within short daily commute

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