Orthopedic Surgeon Opportunity to Care for our Veterans

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Department of Veterans Affairs
Amarillo, Texas
Nov 12, 2018
Dec 12, 2018
Full Time
Position Type

#TheYellowRoseofTexas – Orthopedic Surgeon Opportunity to Care for our Veterans - Great Benefits and More!

The Amarillo VA Health Care System is seeking one full-time BC/BE Orthopedic Surgeon with Hip Replacement Experience.  You will perform general orthopedic clinic and surgical duties. Such duties will include adult hip and knee reconstruction, and limited, very light call (e.g., hip fractures) with no significant trauma.  U.S. Citizenship, a full, active, and unrestricted U.S. medical license are required. 

Amarillo, Texas is a unique and history-rich area located where the southern plains meet the desert. Amarillo and the surrounding Panhandle area are a unique blend of two American eras; working western ranches and a vibrant twenty-first century economy- making Amarillo the perfect mix of old and new Texas traditions. 

Amarillo offers something for all ages; for the outdoor enthusiast, the arts connoisseur and the history buff alike. There is the Palo Duro Canyon State Park, second largest canyon in the U.S, the Panhandle Plains Historical Museum and the outdoor musical drama TEXAS and Wonderland Amusement Park. Historic Route 66, the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum and the Kwahadi Museum of the American Indian.  https://www.visitamarillo.com/

The VA boasts a comprehensive compensation and benefits package (Paid Time-Off, Professional/Personal Insurance Coverages, 401K, CME, and Retirement, etc.). Https://www.vacareers.va.gov/assets/common/print/Physician_Brochure.pdf

Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advances integrated health care system in the United States.  We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans Centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories.  Learn more at:  https://www.vacareers.va.gov/

If interested in learning more information about this position, please email an updated CV to Kevin.Buccola@va.gov or call 504-273-3605.


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