Northwell Health Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is a premier clinical and academic department comprised of hospital-based faculty and a growing network of community providers and multidisciplinary oral health professionals. Northwell Health, New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, is a dynamic place to practice and maintains a true dedication to its academic mission. We value insights and education from thought-leaders to ensure quality, compassionate care while maintaining a focus on innovation, research, and education.
The Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the Department of Dental Medicine at Northwell Health, in conjunction with the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, is seeking a visionary oral and maxillofacial surgeon to join its team as the leader of its oral maxillofacial surgery residency program.
The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate excellence in leadership and experience in all aspects of oral and maxillofacial surgery appropriate for an academic tertiary care level. The position is based at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, NY. Commitment to and interest in academic scholarship and collaborative research initiatives are essential for this position. Academic rank in the Zucker School of Medicine will be commensurate with experience, and candidates will be expected to participate in and lead the training of residents.
- D.S. or D.M.D. Degree from an accredited dental school (M.D. preferred but not required)
- Completion of Residency in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery with Board Certification.
- Currently licensed as a dentist in the State of New York (Physician license preferred but not required)
- Outstanding communication and management skills and an ability to work collaboratively with medical staff, hospital management, and residents.
- Previous division, department, or residency program leadership and demonstrated research expertise.
- Must possess recent experience in generally accepted and currently used methods and techniques and strong clinical proficiency.
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Northwell Health LIJMC provides the very best in comprehensive oral maxillofacial service in the NY metropolitan area. Our exceptional care includes reconstruction of the head, neck, jaw and face due to cancers, trauma, and craniofacial anomalies. We work towards our mission to raise health for all populations, to contribute to society via research, and to extend and improve the lives of the patients we serve. Our OMFS physicians, who are also faculty of the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell are instrumental in providing excellent quality care as well as developing novel education programs.
Why choose us?
Northwell Health Candidate will enjoy a highly competitive guaranteed salary with lucrative Incentive-based compensation structure, with possibilities for a Generous Sign-on/Retention Bonus.
We work towards our mission to raise health for all populations, to contribute to society via research, and to extend and improve the lives of the patients we serve. Candidates interested in advancing the clinical and academic productivity and goals of Northwell Health Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery should send their CV to the Office of Physician Recruitment, Northwell Health: OPR@northwell.edu.