Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon, Wake County
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The Duke Department of Orthopaedic Surgery seeks an orthopaedic foot and ankle surgeon to join the academic division. This faculty position will grow foot and ankle service for Wake County, with surgical cases at Duke Raleigh Hospital. Candidates will have completed their residency in orthopaedic surgery, and must be BC/BE with fellowship training in foot and ankle surgery.
This faculty will diagnose and treat all types of foot, ankle, and heel conditions, including diabetic foot care, ankle arthritis, and joint replacement care. Successful candidates will understand community foot and ankle care, and efficient delivery care paths.
Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. The salary for this position is competitive and the benefit package is excellent.
The Duke Orthopaedics foot and ankle team provides comprehensive clinical care with a broad spectrum of research activities. This faculty will initiate clinical and basic science care research and collaborate with colleagues in the department. Duke faculty promote and develop excellence in education and research, in addition to patient care. There is a rich training environment at Duke, with participation by students, residents, and fellows.
The greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill offers singles and families many options for an active outdoor and social life. There are excellent public and private schools for growing families. The Research Triangle Park, a globally prominent high-tech research and development center conceived around the three academic centers in the region, has made the area culturally diverse, economically resilient, and nationally recognized as a great place to live and work.