Physician - Academics-Bariatrics

Banner Health
Phoenix, Arizona
Dec 17, 2020
Dec 17, 2021
Full Time
Position Type

Banner University Medical Center, a Top 5 Large Health System and one of the country's premier non-profit health care networks, is seeking an experienced Bariatric Medicine Physician with proven leadership skills and academic experience. This is an excellent career opportunity for Physician to work in the heart of Phoenix and the hub of academic medicine.

Successful Applicants Must:

  • Demonstrate an engaging and passionate commitment to the excellent care of the obese patient
  • Have exceptional experience, ideally at ease operating independently
  • Demonstrate superior leadership, teaching surgical, clinical, and research skills
  • Have published peer reviewed journal articles and participated in research protocols
  • American Board of Obesity Medicine certified

Joining our team will include helping to shape the development of the research and teaching agenda and participating in the growth of the program.

Banner University Medical Center Phoenix is a nationally-recognized 733-bed, Level 1 Trauma facility has been recognized for 12-years as one of America’s “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report and is consistently rated as a “Best Place to Work” in Arizona.

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this partnership is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers: Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, is a nationally recognized academic medical center. The world-class hospital is focused on coordinated clinical care, expanded research activities and nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals who serve the community."

Banner University Medical Group Offers a generous benefits package:

  • Competitive salary with incentives with paid time off
  • Sign-on/relocation bonus
  • Comprehensive benefits – health, dental, vision, retirement, and more
  • Paid malpractice
  • Paid CME
  • Eligibility for Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Opportunities for career advancement / leadership development

BUMCP | Arizona’s largest hospital, part of the Banner Health system, is an important clinical education site for the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix. With 733 beds, Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix (formerly Banner Good Samaritan) has served the area for more than 100 years and is known as a top teaching hospital. Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix has an acknowledged unit for high-risk obstetrics, the Cavanagh Heart Center, a renowned transplant team and specialty units such as the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute on the central Phoenix campus. BUMC-P has been cited for 12 years as one of America’s “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report and is consistently rated as a “Best Place to Work” in Arizona.


As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

Facility & Location Information

Banner University Medical Center - Phoenix
Downtown Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ 85006 Physician - Academics-Bariatrics

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