Bariatric Surgeon

  • Location
    Augusta University, Medical College of Georgia, Department of Surgery, Augusta GA
  • Company
    Augusta University, Medical College of Georgia, Department of Surgery
  • Type
    Full-Time / Attending Surgeon
  • Category
    University Positions
  • Contact Email
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Job Description

The Medical College of Georgia Department of Surgery at Augusta University is seeking a full-time faculty member at the Associate/Assistant level. Candidates should be board-certified or eligible in general surgery, with 0-5 years of experience. The ideal candidate will have fellowship surgical training in Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) and Bariatric Surgery and have shown QI skills and be ready to lead and grow a Bariatric Program.

Augusta University is a thriving academic medical center that in the past decade has logged a 48 percent increase in student applications, a 25 percent increase in student enrollment and a 146 percent increase in sponsored research. The university’s Medical College of Georgia is the 6th largest medical school in the country.

AU main campus is in Augusta, Georgia’s second-largest city. The city was recently ranked the second most favorable place to live in the state. Augusta is within an easy three-hour drive of Atlanta, the University of Georgia, the ocean and the mountains. It is a growing and thriving city with a metropolitan-area population of around 400,000 and an annual mean temperature of 64 degrees.

Salary negotiable. Excellent fringe benefits package. AA/EOE

Augusta University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

How to Apply

Please send or fax applications to:

Alan Herline, M.D.
Vice Chairman, and Chief, Section of Minimally Invasive Digestive Disease Surgery
Augusta University
1120 15th Street
Augusta, Georgia 30912-4070
Fax (706) 721-2063
Phone (706) 721-4651
aherline@augusta.edu