Job Number: 183101
Department: Orthopedics - Outpatient
Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, Washington is recruiting a BE/BC Orthopedic Hand&Upper Extremity Surgeon to join our team.
The Orthopedic and Sports Medicine team at Virginia Mason has established a reputation for excellent patient care and continual innovation. We are looking for a fellowship trained Orthopedic Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon to join a growing practice.
The position is hand and upper extremity specific without expectations for general orthopedic care. We are a tertiary care hospital located in downtown Seattle and a regional referral center for the Northwest resulting, in exposure to a broad spectrum of orthopedic upper extremity care. Opportunities also exist for clinical research, and collaboration with Benaroya Research Institute, a basic science research center that is part of the Virginia Mason Medical Center. Our position will be located in Downtown Seattle and a primary practice presence in our largest Regional Medical Center in Federal Way, just south of Seattle. Our Federal Way location has advanced imaging, x-ray, and OR facilities.
* BE/BC Orthopedic Surgeon
* Fellowship training in hand and upper extremity
* 2-3 years of experience preferred
* Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of WA
* Ability to obtain a DEA with full prescriptive authority needed for specific practice
Our Orthopedic team includes more than 20 Orthopedic Surgeons, nonsurgical providers and podiatrists covering the spectrum of orthopedic subspecialty care. 15 physician assistants are also part of our group, two of whom are dedicated to our hand service and have a combined 25 years of hand specific experience.
Virginia Mason Hospital and Medical Center
Virginia Mason, established in 1920 in Seattle, WA, is internationally recognized as a preeminent health care organization focused on delivering quality services to our patients. We have a 336-bed hospital in Seattle and multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 450 physicians. With a network of primary, specialty, neighborhood clinics and regional medical centers; you will find our culture is the very definition of best practices and a model that is the benchmark for other medical organizations. Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really mattersyour patients.
Living in the Pacific Northwest
Located in the Pacific NW, Seattle is an area with a mild climate year round and close to the great outdoors where we enjoy an abundance of activities with our close proximity to the waters of Puget Sound and surrounding mountains. City life and cultural activities are also thriving. With a variety of neighborhoods and areas to work and live, there are many choices for the type of lifestyle you'd like to enjoy.
Please, apply online with Virginia Mason at \"Each Person. Every Moment. Better Never Stops.\"We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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