Cardiovascular Surgeon

Knoxville, TN 37901

Posted: 07/08/2019 Specialty: Cardiovascular Job Number: 15562

Medical Center is seeking BC/BE cardiovascular surgeon.
  • Employed position
  • Must be board certified/eligible with 5+ years preferred
  • Program will have 2.5 surgeons inclusive of the recruit and is a highly regarded group established over 40 years ago
  • CVT surgery is supported by our 32 employed CV providers (all markets refer CVT), as well as many loyal, independent providers
  • Accomplished cardiovascular surgery team and dedicated step down unit to serve recovering patients
  • Ability to perform Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) required and thoracic surgery capacity preferred.
  • Minimally invasive valves (50% aortic/80% mitral)
  • Lead Extractions
  • Program participates in Society of Thoracic Surgeons’ (STS) national database for quality
  • 25% of patients extubated in the OR
  • Replacing relocating physician so immediate productive schedule

Employment package may include: -Competitive base salary, plus productivity bonus based on wRVUs -Sign on bonus -Student loan repayment -Relocation -CME and CME allowance -Excellent vacation package -401K and Physician tax advantage retirement plan

In the Knoxville area, with a metropolitan population of about 600, 000, sits in the foothills or the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and is home to the University of Tennessee with Division 1 sports and strong academic programs. Beautiful lakes and parks surround Knoxville, making hiking and water sports readily available. A wonderful symphony orchestra, an art museum, and opera company provide great additions to Knoxville’ s thriving downtown. Our area has top private and public schools and is a wonderful area to live and work!
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