Cardiothoracic Surgery Opportunity in Roanoke, Virginia
Established cardiothoracic surgery program at LewisGale Medical Center in Salem, Virginia is seeking a cardiothoracic surgeon.
1+ yearof experience preferred
Robotics training/experience preferred
Robotic lung experience is a plus, but not required
TAVR experience is a plus, but not required
Must be Board Certified within 5 years of completing training
Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Must be licensed or eligible to be licensed in the state of Virginia
Impressive base salary plus bonuses
Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance and 401K with generous match
Paid malpractice insurance
Substantial CME and dues allowance
Relocation assistance provided
About LewisGale Medical Center and LewisGale Regional Health System
Existing surgeon focuses on CABG, vascular work and TAVR
200 hearts with plans to grow to 250-300; 300 thoracic with growth strategy to reach 350-375
Joining team of 7 cardiologists, 1 cardiothoracic surgeon and 5 advanced practice providers (2 dedicated CTS APPs)
Call schedule is 1:2
Dedicated CVOR staff
2 dedicated CVORs
1 dedicated EP lab and 3 cath labs
Leadership opportunity available, if desired
Regional leader in utilizing the latest imaging, surgical and medical technology
Serves as LewisGale Regional Health System's tertiary facility for specialized care, offering a multitude of medical and surgical specialties
Accredited Stroke Center
Accredited Chest Pain Center
LewisGale Regional Health System includes four hospitals, two cancer centers, and six outpatient centers.
We partner with hundreds of physicians - both independent and employed - who share our common commitment of providing superior, compassionate care and evidence-based medicine. Our network of hospitals consistently ranks among the top in the nation for clinical outcomes and evidence-based clinical processes.
As a place to live and play, the Southwest region of Virginia has it all. Roanoke's 'innovation corridor' has become a hub for tech-forward industries such as healthcare, technology, and advanced manufacturing. Our scenic beauty offers opportunity to balance work with recreation, whether it is enjoying the arts and culture, hiking on the Appalachian Trail, water sports on Smith Mountain Lake, or biking in the nation's 2nd largest municipal park. With nationally-recognized colleges and universities, including Virginia Tech and Radford University, the area continues to attract forward thinking businesses to our talent-rich and business friendly environment. Conveniently located, our location offers easy drives to Washington, DC and Richmond, VA. This part of the country also offers a comfortable climate, with the best of all four seasons.