Bariatric Physician

Merritt Hawkins
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Closing date
Jan 20, 2023

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Job Description & Requirements
Bariatric Physician in Pennsylvania
StartDate: ASAP Pay Rate: $200000.00 - 240000.00

One of the largest medical groups in the US, Lehigh Valley Health Network is seeking a bariatric physician due to growing demand. The successful candidate will join four physicians and one APC in a dedicated obesity medicine practice offering a range of multidisciplinary obesity medicine interventions that include surgical weight loss and several structured medical weight loss programs. Candidates must be board-certified or board-eligible in family medicine, internal medicine, or endocrinology and hold certification in obesity medicine.

Opportunity Highlights
  • 100% focus on bariatrics
  • Excellent quality of life with no call
  • Annual value-based incentive, signing bonus, and retention bonus
  • Strong support staff
  • Outstanding work-life balance
  • Established history of success
  • Comprehensive benefits
  • One of the largest medical groups in the US
About the Department of Bariatrics
The Department of Bariatrics at Lehigh Valley Health Network offers patients specialized care for obesity medicine. There are four physicians and one APC on the medical side of the practice and four surgeons who perform roughly 650 bariatric surgeries annually. Working within the department offers you the opportunity to heal, care, and comfort the community within a system that places patients above profits and focuses on the well-being of physicians.

Community Information
One of the largest cities in Pennsylvania, Allentown, PA, is a charming community filled with tight-knit neighborhoods perfect for families and individuals alike. It's an ideal place to call home with endless opportunities to enjoy the outdoors, short commutes, and convenient access to many big-city attractions nearby.
  • A lower cost of living than the national average
  • Extensive parks system with beautiful surrounding scenery
  • Myriad cultural attractions, museums, and historic sites
  • Theatre district with several acclaimed restaurants
  • 11 nearby institutes of higher education
  • Proximity to Philadelphia and New York City

About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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