Orthopaedic Surgeon (joint, hip, hand or shoulder)
1500 SW First Avenue Gainesville, FL 34474
Hospital employed group of 3 seeking Orthopedist. All board certified. Group has been part of the community for 4 years. Group has 3 offices in the area. Seeking a well rounded general Orthopedist (but would be open to some fellows): expertise needed: Lower joint, anterior hip procedures, hand and shoulder, total hip and total knee replacement. Reason for Search: departure of one of the area Orthopedic Surgeons (Fall of 2016) Potential Call Schedule: 1 in 4 There are 7 Orthopedists in the Primary Service Area (340, 000). Competitive financial package: Salary + WRVU incentive, vacation, CME, 401k, relocation allowance, paid malpractice, commencement bonus, potential for medical education debt assistance.
Medical Center is a facility with 425 physicians on staff. Medical Center serves an area population of 880, 000 residents: Citrus, Lake, Levy, Marion and Sumter counties. The hospital is a nationally recognized cardiovascular and stroke care center. It provides a comprehensive range of critical care specialties. The hospital has 101K annual ER visits, with 2, 550 annual births, nearly 12, 000 surgeries annually (inpatient/outpatient) and 15 Operating Rooms/Suites. This facility is a leader in healthcare in the north central Florida area. This area has a population of nearly 60, 000 and is located in north central Florida. With nearly perfect weather year-round, it offers an endless panorama of natural beauty, historic landmarks, and man-made diversity which are a constant source of pleasure and recreation for resident and visitor alike. The area is a successful blend of past and present. Our own backyard includes Silver Springs - Nature' s Theme Park, the Ocala National Forest, the rolling green fields of horse farms, historic districts and city streets canopied by 100-year-old trees, outstanding golf courses, friendly communities, crystal-clear rivers, and fresh-water springs. The scenic landscape is graced by the pastoral beauty of more than 900 horse farms with plenty of green space for all to enjoy. It is located along Interstate 75 approximately half-way between Atlanta and Miami, 75 miles from Orlando, 39 miles from of Gainesville, 96 miles from Tampa, and 102 miles from Jacksonville. Residents and businesses alike enjoy a high quality of life and a relatively low cost of living. Quality healthcare and one of Florida’ s lowest housing cost locations secure it' s standing as a great place to live.