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Orthopedic Surgeon Physician - UNC Orthopedics and Sports Medicine at Lenoir - Kinston, NC

Job ID: 50026
Location: Kinston, NC
Facility/Division: UNC Physicians Network
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description

Description

UNC Physicians Network and UNC Health Lenoir are currently seeking an Orthopedic Surgeon Physician to join their existing group, UNC Orthopedics and Sports Medicine at Lenoir, located in Kinston, NC. This is a fulltime position and an opportunity to join a stable, existing group. This is a General Orthopedic Surgeon practice, open to experienced physicians or exemplary new grads. Total Joint Fellowship training or heavy experience in total joint replacement required. 1:3 Call.  Our Surgeons provide expert orthopedic care using the most advanced procedures in sports medicine, joint replacement, fracture care and foot and ankle surgery.  

In partnership with UNC Health Lenoir, our mission is to provide compassionate, cost-effective and high-quality care to every patient.

Compensation:

  • Guaranteed base salary plus productivity incentives
  • Support for relocation expense (if applicable)
  • Rich benefits plan w/ generous PTO package, 403B employer-sponsored retirement plan
  • CME – 5 days plus $2500 reimbursement/fiscal year
  • Malpractice insurance including tail coverage

Community:

  • Low cost of living, affordable housing with excellent public and private school options
  • Revitalized downtown area with numerous shopping, entertainment and dining options
  • Outdoor activity options include kayaking, fishing, cycling, hiking, and golfing
  • Vibrant arts community
  • Convenient to metropolitan areas and international airport

Responsibilities:

  • Consult with patients and analyze patient data to determine patient needs and treatment goal
  • Evaluate and treat multiple orthopedic diagnoses including fractures, damage to tendons/muscles/ligaments, osteoarthritis, etc.
  • Collaborate with other specialists, when necessary
  • Perform various orthopedic related surgeries
  • Maintain detailed notes, including medical histories of patients, test results, communications, medications, etc, using Epic EMR
  • Participate in hospital and Surgery Center cases
  • Educate patients and families
  • Support local athletic teams and events
  • Participate in unassigned hospital call as well as practice call rotation

With all this, and more, Lenoir County is the perfect place to Live, Work and Play.

Please Contact:

Tina McLaughlin

UNC Health Senior Physician Recruiter

C) 919-576-7225

[email protected]

This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Heath Care System. This is not a State employed position.
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