Job Description

The Department of Surgery of District Medical Group (DMG) has an immediate practice opportunity for a general surgeon.  The Department staffs Valleywise Health Medical Center, a community based, university affiliated teaching hospital, with ACS Verified and State designated Level 1 Trauma and Burn Center in the metropolitan Phoenix area.   Recently, Valleywise Health has opened a multi-specialty outpatient center in Northwest Phoenix, which includes ambulatory surgery. The primary focus of this position is to staff and lead the outpatient General Surgery clinical program at this site.

The Department hosts the first fully accredited ACGME General Surgery Residency Program in Phoenix, therefore, if interested, this position could become a member of our teaching faculty which involves the potential for supervision of residents, students and staff mentoring including participation in directing elective rotations, lectures and in-services to both resident staff and medical students.  There is also opportunity to participate in research, faculty development, in addition to required participation in process improvement, peer review, and quality initiatives for the outpatient ambulatory center.

The preferred candidate must be board certified in General Surgery, have experience in advanced laparoscopy/minimally invasive surgery, and endoscopy.

DMG is a large multi-specialty physician group offering great teaching and research opportunities, an outstanding work environment, a competitive salary, and comprehensive benefits package including professional liability coverage and relocation assistance.

For consideration email CV to:  practice@dmgaz.org                    

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