Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Cone Health
Greensboro, North Carolina
Nov 04, 2021
Nov 04, 2022
Full Time
Position Type

Top 2% in the Nation for Quality – Excellent North Carolina Location

Practice Description:

Triad Cardiothoracic Surgery, located in Greensboro, NC, is seeking a well-trained, highly motivated Cardiothoracic Surgeon to join our well-established group.  We have an outstanding hospital-employed practice that offers a full range of Cardiothoracic Surgical Services.  We provide operative services and inpatient care at The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, the flagship hospital of Cone Health.

Our cardiothoracic surgical team includes seven ABTS-certified surgeons.  Our program has achieved 3-star rating from the STS for overall CABG quality for 10 of the last 12 years, and 3-star rating for both AVR and AVR+CABG the past 5 years in a row.  We have performed between 500 and 600 major cardiac procedures annually for the past 10 years, and our volume has been steadily increasing over the last several years due to growth in valve repair and replacement, minimally invasive surgery, TAVR, and our LVAD program.  Our busy thoracic surgical practice coordinates a multidisciplinary thoracic oncology program in our cancer center and we routinely partner with our vascular surgery colleagues for TEVAR and other hybrid aortic procedures.  Our hospital has state-of-the-art operating rooms constructed in 2013 including 3 dedicated cardiac rooms, another hybrid operating room with full cardiac capabilities, and a fifth room designed for complex thoracic procedures.  For additional program information, please visit Heart & Vascular Surgery | Cone Health.  

Position Description: 

Minimum qualifications include:  BC/BE Cardiothoracic Surgeon (must be BC if out of training more than 5 years), unrestricted DEA, obtain medical staff privileges and credentialing, and other employment requirements.  The ideal candidate will perform both cardiac and thoracic procedures, combine solid training with an excellent bedside manner, and be committed to providing patient-focused care. 

Health System Description:

Cone Health is a not-for-profit 6-hospital system with 1100+ beds.  We achieve top decile performance and quality through our Physician Engagement.  For additional program / hospital information, please visit our Cone Health Heart and Vascular Center Capabilities Report.    


Community Description:

Greensboro, NC (GSO) is a great place to live! GSO includes more than 280,000 people with a referral base of more than 500,000 people.  Greensboro offers excellent schools, great cultural events, sports, eclectic restaurants, hiking, biking, parks, and more.  We have 4 seasons with mild winters, so you can enjoy being outdoors year-round with an amazing array of hiking trails, parks, lakes, and more.  We are centrally located in North Carolina, an hour or less drive to 3 airports (2 have international flights).  For weekend getaways, it is an easy drive to the Blue Ridge Mountains as well as NC, SC, and VA beaches.  For additional information, please visit:  Greensboro Life / Greensboro Young Professionals / Greensboro

For more information, please contact: 

Rebekah Driggers, MBA, CPRP

Director, Cone Health Physician Recruitment or (336) 663-5054 

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