Total Joint Arthroplasty Orthopedic Surgeon

MaineGeneral Health
Augusta, Maine
Apr 30, 2021
Apr 30, 2022
Full Time
Position Type
Be busy right away! This is a unique opportunity to take over a well-established total joint practice from a retiring surgeon!

As a Physician in an affiliated medical practice, provides medical services to patients in an assigned area.

Job Description:

We are recruiting a well-trained, BC/BE orthopaedic surgeon with fellowship training in Total Joint Arthroplasty including revision surgery to join our multi-specialty orthopaedic practice.  Maine General currently has four orthopaedic surgeons performing total joint replacements and two of them are planning to retire over the next year or so.  A successful candidate will inherit a busy referral base for both primary and revision total joint surgery.
The Maine General Orthopaedic Department is a hospital-employed, 10 surgeon group with fellowship training in sports medicine, hand surgery, joint replacement, spine surgery, foot and ankle surgery, orthopaedic trauma and also has a podiatry division.  Additionally there is a non-operative sports medicine fellowship consisting of five fellowship trained non-operative sports medicine physicians and two fellows annually.  There is a great opportunity for teaching and education with the fellows and the family practice residents.  The selected candidate will join the call pool with 10 other surgeons allowing for a great work-life balance!  Income base is guaranteed with a productivity bonus.  MaineGeneral offers an array of benefits to include educational loan repayment, CME, paid time off, relocation reimbursement as well as many others.

This is a unique opportunity for any candidate to practice orthopaedic surgery in new, state of the art facilities while living in a beautiful and safe setting.  Augusta is located in scenic central Maine and is a short drive away from ski resorts, lakes and rivers, award-winning golf courses, abundant hiking trails, and the beautiful rugged Maine coast.  We are just an hour north of Portland, Maine’s largest city, and just a three hour drive from Boston.


Doctor of Osteopathic - American Board of Medical Specialties, Medical Doctor - American Board of Medical SpecialtiesScheduled Weekly Hours: 40Benefits:Supporting all aspects of our employees’ wellness – physical, emotional and financial – is a critical component of being a great place to work. With the wide range of benefits and programs available, employees have the resources they need to be well at every stage of life and plan for the future.

Physical Wellness:
  • We offer quality health, dental, and vision benefits and wellness programs and resources to provide employees access to resources for a healthy lifestyle and help manage health care costs.
  • Employees have access to industry-leading leave for new parents.
  • A generous earned time/paid time off plan is offered to all employees - We believe employees need and deserve time away from work to observe holiday, be with family, go on vacation, or simply take care of themselves.
Emotional Wellness:When life gets challenging, employees have access to our Employee Assistance Program for employees and anyone in their household.

Financial Wellness:
  • An employee discount program is available to all employees for services provided by MaineGeneral Medical Center.
  • Tuition Reimbursement is available to all employees to further develop skills and career.
  • Educational Loan Reimbursement is available to pay down outstanding eligible medical education debt.
  • Eligible medical staff receive both leave days, as well as reimbursement amounts for Continuing Medical Education.
  • We offer eligible employees up to 2% of eligible pay in 403(b) company-matching contributions plus another 2% in the 401(a) retirement income plan. Eligible physicians are also provided the opportunity to participate in a 457(b) retirement plan should they meet their contribution limits of their 403(b) plan.
  • Three insurance plans are available to protect your family from the sudden loss of income in the event of your death, terminal illness or serious injury from accident.
  • Malpractice is provided, to include tail coverage to all eligible medical staff.
  • We offer both short-term and long-term disability insurance to replace a portion of your income if you become disabled and cannot work for a period of time.
Career Mobility:Helping our employees develop their skills and grow their careers is critical to how we retain our talent and sustain our business. We do this by offering our teammates a variety of leadership-supported programs and learning and development resources for every stage of their professional development. We know that our employees are our most valuable resource – they’re how we grow our business and care for our community.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability  Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440.

MaineGeneral Medical Center has an internal referral bonus program for all employed medical staff.  Please contact physician recruitment for more details of this program. 

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