Cardiothoracic Surgeon

CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial
Lufkin, Texas
Nov 30, 2018
Dec 30, 2018
Full Time
Position Type

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

  • Facility: CHI - St. Luke’s Health Memorial Lufkin
  • Address: 1201 West Frank Avenue Lufkin, TX 75904

Opportunity Criteria

  • Specialty: Cardiology
  • Candidate Type: MD, DO
  • Visas Accepted: H1
  • Loan Repayment:
  • Not Specified

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Opportunity in Lufkin, Texas

Baylor St Luke's Medical Group seeks a full time Board Certified Cardiothoracic Surgeon in a well-established market to perform a full range of Cardiothoracic and Vascular procedures including Endovascular.

The position highlights will include a majority of patients that have a known cardiovascular disease, primarily atheroscherotic coronary artery disease, valvular disorder, or other conditions that prompt cardiac surgery. The position calls for a team-oriented skilled Surgeon in all aspects of cardiothoracic surgery, including CABG, valvular and aortic surgery, VADS and TAVR experience/EVAR.

We offer a very competitive guaranteed salary and a great benefit package including:

  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
    • Relocation Assistance
    • CME Allowance
    • Malpractice Insurance
    • Retirement Plans
    • Sign On Bonus
  • Academic Affiliation
    • Specialty and subspecialty outreach program
    • Hospital Employed Practice
    • Great Leadership Physician Group
    • State of the Art Facilities
  • Comfortable Work & Home Life Balance
    • Surgical Support already in place and call coverage available
    • Office Space and Necessary Equipment available
    • Low Cost of Living in Texas with close proximity to Houston

Enjoy the great outdoors! Spend time on Lake Sam Rayburn, hike through Angelina National Forest and camp beneath the stars. Deep East Texas is the ideal location for a quality work/life balance. Live in the country and still be a short drive to the hospital.

Located in the heart of the Texas Forest Country, CHI St. Luke’s Health System provides health care to a 15 county region. The primary service areas are Angelina and Polk Counties, while Cherokee, Houston, San Augustine, and Trinity counties make up the secondary market. The total population for the System’s service area is approximately 500,000.*hec*

Catholic Health Initiatives

Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where it provides care.

One of the nation’s largest health systems, Englewood, Colo.-based CHI operates in 19 states and comprises 105 hospitals, including four academic health centers and major teaching hospitals and 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; and other facilities that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care. In fiscal year 2014, CHI provided $910 million in charity care and community benefit -- a nearly 20% increase over the previous year -- for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Charity care and community benefit totaled more than $1.7 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated revenues of almost $13.9 billion in fiscal year 2014, has total assets of $21.8 billion.

Our Core Values – Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence

Janet Yancey | Physician Recruitment
CHI-St. Luke's Health System
936-639-7678 (Direct Line)
936-414-0456 (Cell)


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