Orthopaedic Surgeon - Sacramento VA Medical Center

Department of Veterans Affairs
Sacramento, California
Apr 11, 2019
Apr 10, 2020
Full Time
Position Type

Sacramento VA Medical Center, with 4 ORs and 50 inpatient beds, has immediate need for a BE/BC Orthopaedic Surgeon to join our busy Orthopaedic Surgical Service in Sacramento as we strive at providing the best healthcare to our nation’s veterans.  This a General Orthopaedics position with most referrals are for chronic knee and shoulder complaints; Sub-specialty interest in shoulder is preferred though not required. 

As a federal employed  physician of the VA, you can manage your patients as you deem clinically appropriate while you enjoy more predictable hours, no billing, overhead, pre-authorizations or marketing concerns. The VA offers competitive salary and benefits package and paid time off (26 days per year for vacation time). The VA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Sacramento VA Medical Center is centrally located in a growing, dynamic metropolitan and suburban area with some of the best school districts in CA. The area is also a growing hub for higher education and research with nearby Sacramento State University and our affiliate UC Davis. We are only a 2-hour drive from the city of San Francisco or the Lake Tahoe ski resorts, and 1.5 hours from the wineries of Napa Valley.

Candidates must be:

1) Board certified or Board eligible and

2) US citizens or permanent resident alien (PRA-Green Card).

3. Must possess one or more valid Medical License(s) (No California Medical License required).

Qualified applicants should contact Crystal Keeler at (916) 843-9256 or Crystal.Keeler@va.gov and forward a current CV, letter of interest, and the names and contact information of at least three professional references.


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