Carilion Clinic and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is searching for a General Non-Operative Orthopaedic Surgeon to work part time, 3 days a week. The ideal candidate is an experienced Orthopaedic Surgeon who can handle a high volume of patients. The purpose of this position is to provide the portal for new patients for a first evaluation to determine the Orthopaedic pathway and appropriate approach to care/treatment or to see patients for follow up visits. This position does not include having a surgical practice. The primary work locations are in the Family Medicine practices located in Galax and Wytheville, Virginia. The Carilion Clinic Orthopaedic Department includes 41+ Physicians and 20+ Physician extenders in seven subspecialty sections providing patient centered care throughout the region.
Carilion Clinic is the largest not-for-profit integrated health system in western Virginia serving one million people. Carilion includes seven hospitals, 220+ practice locations, and 24 GME programs with 750+ multi-specialty physicians in over 75+ specialties. Carilion is a physician-led, collaborative, interdisciplinary Integrated Healthcare Delivery System with a common philosophy of patient first. In 2007, Carilion partnered with Virginia Tech to create the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and the Fralin Biomedical Reserach Institute.
Galax is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwest Virginia on the county line of Grayson and Carroll Counties. It is an independent city with a population of 6,837. Galax is located 82 miles southwest of Roanoke, Virginia, 68 miles northwest of Winston-Salem, NC, and about 100 miles north of Charlotte, NC. Many folklorists believe that the counties surrounding Galax are richer in traditional music than any in the United States. Annual festivals and weekly gatherings celebrate traditional music. Whether it is the fiddler's convention, square dance, or at one of the many shows that feature Old Time and Bluegrass, the tradition continues in Galax, Virginia.
Wytheville, Virginia is a rural community located in Wythe County which is surrounded by Pulaski County, Smyth County, and Carroll County. Wytheville is located at the intersection of I-77 and I-81 allowing easy access to both major corridors. Wytheville is conveniently located 30 minutes from Blacksburg, VA - home to Virginia Tech, 1 hour from Johnson City, TN, 1 hour from Roanoke, VA, and 2 hours from Charlotte, NC. Wytheville is home to The Wolhlfart HausTheater, a state-of-the-art German-themed dinner theater nestled in the beautiful Appalachian mountains of southwest Virginia. Historical Abingdon, VA, home to The Barter Theater, is also conveniently located within 30 miles.