Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgery Opportunity

Penn State Health Physician Recruitment
State College, Pennsylvania
Sep 14, 2021
Sep 14, 2022
Full Time
Position Type

The Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a BC/BE orthopaedic surgeon who completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship to join our growing practice in State College, PA. This is an exceptional opportunity to be part of a collegial, patient-focused group with a rich history of providing great care to the community. We are looking for a motivated team player to join a team that consists of four orthopaedic surgeons, four primary care sports medicine physicians, one physical medicine and rehabilitation physician, one surgical podiatrist, and four advanced practice providers.

This position was created to handle the majority of the orthopaedic joint replacement cases and other complex trauma that occurs at our State College location. In conjunction with the other physician providers in the group, this position will also be assigned Team Physician coverage responsibilities to several Penn State University Division 1 athletic teams. Candidates must be willing to share call coverage at Mount Nittany Medical Center. The call schedule is approximately 4 to 5 days a month per provider.

What we’re seeking:

  • Medical degree – MD, DO, or foreign equivalent
  • BC/BE Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon
  • Associate or Professor level Academic Rank
  • Excellent patient care abilities and interest in teaching as well as participation in clinical research

What we offer:

  • Outstanding academic program with a national reputation
  • Highly collaborative culture
  • Interaction with dynamic clinicians across departments and participation in innovative educational approaches
  • Faculty rank commensurate with experience
  • Competitive salary and generous benefits

What the Area Offers:

State College, PA is home to Pennsylvania State University & University Park, which is the largest campus in the Penn State system. If you’ve never visited, State College is more than just a quintessential college town. It is vibrant with exciting nightlife, great shopping, many options for arts & culture, and a diverse array of restaurants. Nestled at the base of Mount Nittany, State College is a unique and wonderful combination of small town charm and college town action that makes it no surprise that this area of central Pennsylvania is known as “Happy Valley.”

For immediate consideration, please contact: 
Wayne J. Sebastianelli, M.D.
Professor, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
Associate Chief Medical Officer, Penn State Health Medical Group-Centre County Region
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, University Park Regional Campus
Director of Athletic Medicine for Pennsylvania State University
Phone:   814-235-4775

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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