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Colorectal Surgery Opportunity in Savannah - Robotics Available

Posted on Jan 14, 2019 by HCA

Savannah, GA 31401
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Memorial University Surgeons, a Division of Memorial University Physicians at Memorial University Medical Center (MUMC) announces an opening for a full-time Colorectal Surgeon. MUMC is a major medical center that serves a diverse population of patients from a large geographical area. MUMC is a 604-bed tertiary care hospital in Savannah, Georgia providing the most advanced healthcare provider in the region as the regional referral center for cardiac care, cancer care, trauma, pediatrics, high-risk obstetrics, and neonatology. Our hospital includes the region's only Level One Trauma Center, the region's only children's hospital, and the Savannah campus of Mercer University School of Medicine.

Memorial University Surgeons is the area's largest group of highly skilled surgical specialists. We have surgeons providing subspecialty care including minimally invasive and robotic surgery techniques in the following areas: Bariatrics and MIS, Breast, Cardiothoracic, Colorectal , General, Oncology, ENT, and Pediatric Surgery.

The Colorectal Surgeon's primary responsibility will include the full spectrum of colorectal disease in a tertiary referral center. The clinical opportunities include a large hospital affiliated multispecialty group and a number of satellite sites for expansion. Candidate will be full time faculty member of the Surgery Department (29 faculty) and be expected to teach both residents and medical students. The General Surgery residency program has 25 total residents. Specifically, evidence based metrics in Colorectal surgery and Endoscopy along with some knowledge of the FES (Fundamentals in Endoscopic Surgery) program will be desirable. Appointment at the appropriate Academic rank to Mercer University School of Medicine will be available.

Candidates must have completed a Colorectal Surgery Fellowship, be board certified by the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, and be license eligible in Georgia. The ideal candidate will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level with five to ten years of post-fellowship experience in teaching setting. Robotic experience highly desired.

Memorial Health University Medical Center is an award-winning healthcare organization serving a 35-county area in southeast Georgia and southern South Carolina and offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Live and work in historic Savannah, Georgia.

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