Hospital is seeking a BC/BE General Surgeon with Bariatric Surgery experience to join an established hospital employed practice in southern West Virginia. The hospital is the only Level III trauma center in the region with over 50,000 ED visits annually. The ideal candidate will perform a full spectrum of bread and butter general surgery including minimally invasive procedures. With the da Vinci Robot available onsite there’s an additional opportunity to perform advanced procedures including trauma, and bariatrics. With two hyperbaric oxygen chambers, there’s also an ability to incorporate wound care if desired. Nestled in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains the community is the largest town in southern West Virginia and only 1 hour from Charleston.
Join 2 – 3 other General Surgeons within the practice Da Vinci Robot available onsite Flexible block scheduling for surgery cases ORs in hospital and 2 ORs/4 special procedure rooms in the MOB Cases volumes range from 400-600 annually Shared ER call between 3-6 days per month Strong referral base with service area of over 250,000 Sub-Specialty support to include Vascular, Thoracic, and Orthopedic Surgery, ENT, and Infectious Disease Recruitment Package may include: • Base salary + wRVU production incentive • Quality bonus • CME allowance • Sign-on bonus • Medical debt assistance • Relocation allowance • Residency stipend • Medical Director stipend • Health benefits + Retirement plan • Marketing + practice growth assistance.
Surrounded by state and national parks, including the New River Gorge National River, the community is nestled in a beautiful mountain setting.
The hospital is southern West Virginia’s leading medical center. If offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient services at its acute care facility and physician practices.
The community the largest in southern West Virginia and lies where interstates I-77 and I-64 converge, with the U.S. Route 19 (US-19) expressway also serving the area. It is a regional hub for retail, finance and medical services and is home to the state’s premier showcase for fine arts, handcrafts and Appalachian cuisine.
Wild, wonderful West Virginia is a paradise for the outdoor enthusiast. New River Gorge, the state’s most popular outdoor recreation destination, is located just minutes away and features the New River Gorge Bridge, the world’s longest single arch steel span bridge and the second highest bridge in the U.S. The region also doubles as a skier’s wonderland. Winterplace Ski Resort features 27 trails alone. Golfers can tee off at 17 courses within an hour’s drive, including three at the world-famous Greenbier. Other popular area pursuits include rock climbing, whitewater rafting, hunting and hiking. And one of the largest limestone regions in the east attracts caving aficionados from across the country.