Bariatric Surgeon

  • Location
    Morgantown, WV
  • Company
    West Virginia University School of Medicine
  • Type
    Full-Time / Attending Surgeon
  • Category
    University Positions
  • Contact Email

Job Description


Are you more interested in building a legacy than just finding a job?
Do we have a Bariatric Surgery position for you!

WVU School of Medicine, Department of Surgery is actively recruiting a full-time Bariatric Surgeon to join our expanding program. We are looking for candidates who want to join a thriving academic practice with the opportunity to be a leader in the field. Applicants must be BC/BE in General Surgery with fellowship training and/or significant experience in bariatric surgery.

You’ll join a highly skilled surgical team making an extraordinary difference in the lives of patients across our entire state. There are no hierarchies here. Ours is a collaborative atmosphere that encourages you to grow and evolve as you practice advanced medicine in a highly satisfying academic setting.

The Bariatric Surgery program at WVU is fully staffed with a full-time surgical coordinator, bariatric psychologist and dietitian. Current surgeries offered are Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass, Adjustable Gastric Banding, Sleeve Gastrectomy and Revisional Surgeries. Our medical director has over ten years of exclusive bariatric experience and is eager for an enthusiastic partner to join the practice.

U.S. News & World Report ranked West Virginia University Hospitals in Morgantown #1 in the state for the last two years. Forbes recently ranked Morgantown as one of the Best Small Metros in America. Our area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

WVU is an AA/EO employer and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

How to Apply

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit or submit your CV directly to Laura Blake, Director of Physician Recruitment, at