Physician-Neurological Surgery

Banner Health
Tucson, Arizona
Sep 10, 2021
Sep 10, 2022
Full Time
Position Type

The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Arizona and Banner - University Medical Group is actively interviewing board certified/eligible Neurosurgeons to join our growing clinical faculty and multidisciplinary team, including neurology, nursing, neuroradiology, emergency medicine, and rehabilitation services.

This is a unique opportunity within a rapidly growing academic neuroscience inpatient and ambulatory elective program. Our 649-bed hospital is located at the University of Arizona Health Sciences in Tucson, Arizona. Banner – University Medical Center Tucson has been nationally recognized for providing exceptional patient care, teaching new health care professionals, and conducting groundbreaking research through the physician-scientists of the University of Arizona College of Medicine. The medical center is currently certified as a Primary and Comprehensive Stroke Center, and designated as the only Level 1 trauma center in the Southern Arizona region.

Position Highlights:

The selected individual takes pride in providing top-notch clinical care to adult and pediatric patients while employing the most advanced surgical tools, from intra-operative, frameless image-guided to minimally invasive spinal or skull base equipment. Daytime coverage is shared for the busy clinical and academic program with a large variety of spine and skull-based neurosurgical cases. Surgical services are provided at the Banner University Medical Center in Tucson, and clinical services at the outpatient medical clinical site located a few minutes from the center. With our thriving neurosurgery training program, an enthusiastic commitment to teaching is desired. Protected research time may also be available depending on the candidate’s background, training and interests. The successful candidate will have a full appointment within the Department of Neurosurgery. The position will include teaching and academic activities as well as opportunities to participate in clinical research.

Work-Life Balance: Mon-Fri | Monthly Rotating Call w/excess | Productivity | No Weekend (possibly call)

Minimum Requirements:

  • ABNS certified or eligible
  • General Neurosurgery with interests in skull base, spine, and functional surgery
  • Skill in teaching residents and openness to research opportunities are a plus
  • Experienced and new grads are encouraged to apply!

Compensation Highlights:

  • Attractive salary plus incentives
  • Paid malpractice with tail coverage
  • Paid time off
  • Paid CME
  • Excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family
  • Retirement package of 401(k) with matching and 457(b)deferred compensation plan

Primary Location: Banner University Medicine – North Clinics | Department of Neurosurgery, 3838 N. Campbell Avenue, Bldg 2, Tucson, AZ 85719

Secondary Location: Banner University Medical Center Tucson | Department of Neurosurgery, 1625 N. Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719

Our Community:

The blooming community of Tucson, Arizona is nestled within the Southern Rocky Mountains and the lush Sonoran Desert. With 350+ days of annual sunshine, it is easy to soak some sunny Vitamin D with championship golf courses, scenic hiking, cycling-friendly community, horseback riding, rock climbing, mountain biking, fishing, and kayaking. Selfcare enrichment abounds in refreshing spa resorts, art galleries, enriching culture, and entertainment. Tucson is also a designated UNESCO City of Gastronomy with many exciting culinary adventures in our restaurant scene and Southern Arizona’s wine country. Southern Arizona boasts unique day trips to the charms of Sonoita Wine Country, the legendary town of Tombstone, and the inspiring artistic colonies of Tubac and Bisbee. With a population of slightly over 0.5 million, metropolitan Tucson is a beautiful growing city with a college town feel that continues to boast an attractive cost of luxury living.

We encourage you to include your cover message and CV to Dr. Justin Cetas (c/o Linda Montano) for immediate consideration.

The safety of our team members and patients is of utmost importance, so Banner is requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for all team members. As members of the health care field, we are in the business of caring for people, so we take seriously our commitment to ensure our patients and teams are safeguarded from this rapidly changing and dangerous disease.

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 Tucson
1625 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719 Physician-Neurological Surgery

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