Job Description

An immediate opportunity exists in the Department of Surgery of District Medical Group (DMG) for a full-time Vascular and Thoracic surgeon.  The Department staffs Valleywise Health, a community hospital with a State and American College of Surgeons designated Level 1 Trauma and Burn Center in the metropolitan Phoenix area.  The Department is seeking a Vascular and Thoracic Surgeon interested in resident education to join and become an integral member of the vascular and thoracic team.  The surgeon would be appointed to the Department of Surgery with responsibilities relating to serving as a faculty member, traditional inpatient and outpatient services in the elective, urgent, and emergent care of the vascular & thoracic patient, teaching, and on-call coverage.  The Department also hosts a General Surgery and Surgical Podiatry Residency Program and provides supervision to resident rotators in surgery.

The Department hosts a fully accredited ACGME General Surgery Residency Program.  The surgery department is seeking a clinical based vascular & thoracic surgeon. General summary of clinical practice entails staffing of outpatient clinic, open vascular surgery, thoracic surgery, endovascular interventions, and vein ablations.

The preferred candidate must be board certified/eligible in Vascular Surgery, and board certified / eligible in thoracic surgery. The candidate must have a strong interest in post-graduate education. Previous faculty experience in an academic environment is preferred.  Extensive training and experience may satisfy either board requirement.

DMG is a not-for-profit faculty practice plan owned and operated by physicians consisting of more than 400 providers who represent all the major medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties.  Our physicians hold faculty appointments and participate in inter-professional teaching through the Creighton University Arizona Health Education Alliance.

DMG offers an outstanding work environment, competitive compensation plan/benefits package including, paid time off, CME allowance with paid time off and employer paid malpractice insurance.

Interested applicants please provide a cover letter and CV to practice@dmgaz.org   EOE