Cardiothoracic Surgery - Hospital Employed

Southeast Health
Dothan, Alabama
Jul 30, 2020
Jul 30, 2021
Full Time
Position Type

Well established, hospital employed cardiothoracic surgery group seeks additional surgeon to join their 2 member practice. Exceptional referral base with strong primary care and cardiology physician referral sources from 13 counties. Call 1:3. A robust hospitalist service provides medical consults and management of non-surgical illnesses. Dothan, Alabama is recognized nationally as a best place to raise kids* and a best place to retire**. Our community offers a low cost of living, excellent educational facilities and traditional southern hospitality.


  • » Paid interview and relocation expenses
  • » Commencement bonus
  • » Competitive Salary with comprehensive benefits package that includes but is not limited to health & dental insurance, malpractice, vacation and matching retirement
  • » Competitive 1st year salary with potential productivity bonus option after first year


  • » Hospital employed position
  • » Access to 2 endovascular and open heart suites
  • » daVinci robotic surgical system available
  • » Call 1:3 with midlevel support in OR and for inpatient rounds
  • » Office located on Southeast Health campus for easy access to hospital
  • » Cardiology, intensivist and interventional radiology support services 24/7


  • » One of the largest not-for-profit tertiary referral centers in Alabama
  • » 420 licensed bed facility
  • » 2,800+ dedicated employees
  • » 320 active Medical Staff
  • » 16 member anesthesia group and 35 CRNAs provide 24/7 in-house coverage
  • » 22 OR suites
  • » 5 state-of-the-art cath labs and an electrophysiology lab 
  • » Level 2 trauma center with EM residency trained physicians (60,000 annual visits)
  • » Interventional cardiology, EP and radiology labs, lithotripsy, 3 MRIs (1 3-T), 3 CTs including a 64 slice CT and Pet Scanner
  • » 24/7 Neurosurgery coverage with 4 employed neurosurgeons
  • » Comprehensive cancer network with clinics in Dothan and Enterprise, AL and Marianna, FL. 
  • » UAB Cancer Center affiliate » 32 CCU beds and 12 new overflow beds with 24/7 intensivist support » Serves over 600,000 in a 75-mile radius
  • » The Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine (ACOM) is Alabama’s first osteopathic medical school and the first in the U.S. to be developed by a regional medical center.
  • » The second class of 143 students graduated from ACOM in June 2018.  » An ACGME Internal Medicine Residency program began July 2018 with an inaugural class of 13 residents. Interviews are now underway for the next class.


  • » Nearby lakes and rivers and less than 100 miles to Gulf Coast Beaches
  • » Robust business environment ranked #1 in retail sales in Alabama (per capita)
  • » Highland Oaks, a Robert Trent Jones Golf Course, and other public and private golf courses and driving ranges
  • » Regional Airport served by Delta Airlines
  • » Recognized as a “Playful City” with 19 parks, 6 public swimming pools, 47 tennis courts including a 20-court complex built to professional standard