Acute Care Surgery Opportunity

Lynchburg, VA
Oct 27, 2020
Oct 27, 2021
Other Specialty
Acute Care Surgery Opportunity :

Centra Medical Group is seeking a board-certified general surgeon to join our group at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital as an acute care surgeon.

Team :  

  • 5 dedicated ACS surgeons
  • 10 general surgeons in all
  • Support staff: ICU, pulmonologists, cardiology (top 50 program), full time inpatient GI (ERCP) coverage, nephrology, hospitalists, ortho, neurosurgery, pediatrics, urology, etc. 

Case Examples :

Cholecystectomy (lap and occasional open), appendectomies (lap and open), bowel resection, lysis of adhesions, incision and drainage, occasional trauma laparotomies, etc.

Opportunity Highlights :
  • Inpatient surgicalist model (shift work) - 14 shifts per month
  • ACS members - 80% bread and butter, 20% Trauma (90% of Trauma is blunt, 10% penetrating)
  • Great referral base with multiple primary care offices in the area (Centra Surgery Services Include: Bariatrics, Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, and Plastic Surgery Programs)
  • Opportunity for robotics
  • Practice at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital, Level II Trauma Center with 358 licensed beds

About Centra :

Centra is an award-winning, non-profit, regional healthcare system based in Lynchburg, Virginia. Our system is anchored by four hospitals and multiple regional medical centers, for a total service area that covers 9,000 square miles. Centra Medical Group, the provider and clinic arm of Centra Health, maintains more than 60 primary care and specialty practices throughout Central Virginia, employing more than 450 providers. In all, you'll have more than 8,000 employees on your team.

Physician Benefits Include : 
  • Onboarding bonus
  • Relocation assistance
  • Educational loan repayment program
  • Full health, dental, and vision benefits
  • CME reimbursement
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) eligible

About Lynchburg, VA :

Lynchburg, Virginia is a friendly and vibrant city in central Virginia, boasting excellent schools and a bevy of entertainment and cultural options. Blessed with 4 distinct seasons, Lynchburg offers seasonal activities ranging from snow skiing to water skiing, from gardening to hiking. With a long and proud history, Lynchburg is a place that offers its own distinct culture, melded seamlessly with the modern world. it is a lovely place to work and raise a family.

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