Faculty Physician General Orthopedic Surgeon

University of Minnesota Physicians
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Nov 15, 2021
Nov 15, 2022
Full Time
Position Type
University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is a non-profit organization seeking driven individuals in both clinical and non-clinical areas to help transform health and medicine. Headquartered in Minneapolis, our organization employs more than 1,200 physicians, 300 advanced practice providers and 2,200 health professionals and staff throughout Minnesota and beyond.

Join us on a mission to advance medicine. The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full-time, academic orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty interest in total joint surgery to be hired at the rank of Assistant, Associate on the clinician track.  

About the Appointment:

Candidate should have subspecialty expertise or interest in hip and knee reconstructive surgery.

  • Responsibilities:

    • Patient care at M Health Fairview (UM Campus) and other affiliated sites

    • Teaching of medical students, residents

    • Employed by MPhysicians, and participation in service activities on behalf of the department, the medical school, and the profession.

    • Pursuit of educational and outcome-driven goals fostered by the service line goals, system goals, and the individuals own areas of interest

    • Active participation in organizations and academic societies

About the Department:

Our faculty, staff and physicians are passionate about providing excellent patient care and advancing knowledge. From the reconstruction of joints to treating sports injuries, the experts within our department cover the gamut of focus areas. We're also preparing the next generation of diverse orthopedic surgeons through world-class education and training program at a top rated public research university.

This year, we had 10 department orthopedists recognized as 2020 Minnesota Monthly Top Doctors, and 13 recognized as Top Doctors by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine.

To learn more about the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, please visit: https://med.umn.edu/ortho


  • Graduate of an accredited ACGME Orthopedic Surgery residency and/or fellowship training program.

  • Superb clinician with sound judgement and technical expertise

  • Detail oriented and self-motivated

  • Education-focused and a creative problem-solver

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Exceptional collaboration abilities with partners and staff

  • Board eligible/certified

  • Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure

  • Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota

  • Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges

  • Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.   



Information about benefits of working at the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians can be found at https://humanresources.umn.edu/benefits & https://mphysicians.org/careers.


M Health Fairview and Clinical Partnerships:

University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system.  M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.

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EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status

M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.

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