Northwell Health Surgery Service line is recruiting a surgeon that specializes in Wound Care. This is a full-time academic faculty position located in Lake Success, NY. Privileges with the opportunity for appointment and advancement at the Donald and Barbara Zucker Medical School at Hofstra/Northwell. Privileges would be granted at Northshore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Hospital for any operative procedures and rounds with the wound care team. Candidates will be responsible for covering wound and hyperbaric ambulatory clinic. Full hospital benefits apply. No weekend or inpatient call schedule. Research opportunities are available.
- Candidates should have experience in Wound Care
- Wound Care Certification a plus
- Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy certification a plus
The Hyperbaric and Wound Care Center at Lake Success is committed to healing patients with acute and chronic wounds while relieving suffering and minimizing wound-related complications. The nationally recognized staff of doctors and nurses is dedicated to treating all patients, using advanced modalities, especially those diagnosed with poor circulation, bone infections, pressure ulcers, radiation injuries from cancer treatment, and complications from surgery, as well as hard to heal wounds compounded by diabetes. The center is Accredited by the Undersea Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) to offer hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the treatment of Medicare approved diagnoses. Candidates would be required to obtain Hyperbaric Oxygen certification.
Northwell Health is New York State s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, more than 600 outpatient facilities and nearly 15,000 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 66,000 employees 15,000-plus nurses and 4,000 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners are working to change health care for the better. We re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies.
For Further details, please contact: Romaine Walton, at RWalton@northwell.edu .