Colon and Rectal Surgeon

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Sep 15, 2021
Oct 15, 2021
Full Time
Position Type

The University of Michigan is seeking candidates for a full-time academic colon and rectal surgeon to join the Division of Colorectal Surgery. The Department of Surgery at the University of Michigan is nationally recognized for excellence in patient care, education and research. The University of Michigan Department of Surgery has a dedicated and busy colon and rectal surgery practice, encompassing colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, anorectal surgery and the full range of colon and rectal surgery. Our group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate surgical care.

The position will involve clinical care within both UofM Health and the joint venture with St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Hospital – a partnership between two award-winning health systems in southeast Michigan, with a goal of expanding access to services and bringing enhanced care options to the community.

Applicants must be board eligible or certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Requirements include completion of an ACGME-accredited residency in Colon and Rectal Surgery, interest in an academic career, and a record of teaching and research experience. The academic rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s credentials. Please send your curriculum vitae to:

Dana A. Telem, MD, MPH

Lazar J. Greenfield Professor of Surgery and Section Head, General Surgery

2920 Taubman Health Care Center

The University of Michigan Health System

1500 East Medical Center Drive

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5331



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Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Section of General Surgery in the Department of Surgery is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status, except as allowed by the need for bona fide occupational qualifications. Reasonable accommodation will also be provided to persons with disabilities, to disabled veterans, and to accommodate religious practice.