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Joint Replacement Orthopedist - Caldwell UNC

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Job ID: 58269
Location: Lenoir, NC
Facility/Division: Caldwell Memorial Hospital
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description

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BE/BC Orthopedic Joint Replacement Surgeon Opportunity- Western, NC

Caldwell UNC Health is the choice for health care in Caldwell County. The Emergency Department see approximately 30,000 visits a year. Caldwell Physician Network provides the majority of primary care and select specialty care to the market from thirteen separate medical park locations throughout the county. The 137-bed licensed hospital (110 medical & 27 psychiatric) is a member of the UNC Health System. UNC Caldwell is seeking to employ a joint replacement trained orthopedist.

Recent renovation projects at Caldwell UNC Health include:

  • A major renovation to the hospital and a new and expanded surgical unit – McCreary Surgery Center.
  • New ambulatory surgery center, Prime Surgical Suites, specializing in orthopedic cases opened in summer of 2019; and
  • Behavioral Health 27 inpatient bed and outpatient clinic opened in 2020/2021

Position Information:

  • This is a replacement position for a very busy and well-known physician
  • 8 days of call per month (includes 1 weekend)
  • 2 days per week of OR time (Caldwell UNC Hospital/Prime Surgical Suites Ambulatory Surgical Center)
  • Clinic office both at UNC Ortho in Lenoir, NC and RiverCrest Medical location in Granite Falls, NC
  • Currently using CORI robot, preference is for candidates to have interest in continued use
  • Opportunity to become a shareholder in the new Free Standing ASC focused on orthopedic and spine surgery
  • Larger primary care network for referrals

Lifestyle, Scenery, Recreation, Friendship, Professional Career—Have it ALL!

  • Centrally located to the key cities in Western North Carolina—70 minute travel time each to: Charlotte Douglas International Airport; the eclectic attractions of Asheville; the arts and history of Winston-Salem; and only 20 minutes to the North Carolina High Country and the mountain seasonal resort community of Blowing Rock
  • Temperate climate with 4 seasons
  • Natural scenic beauty in Wilson Creek Gorge, a Wild and Scenic River
  • Breath-taking scenic views from The Blue Ridge Parkway
  • https://youtu.be/ZWzHAl3GrnQ

To be considered, please email your CV to [email protected]

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