Academic Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Closing date
Aug 10, 2023

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Surgery, Surgery, Orthopedic
Full Time
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The Department of Orthopaedics at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (UNC) is seeking a full-time board certified/board eligible academic orthopaedic trauma surgeon with an interest in arthroplasty to join its team supporting a busy Level 1 Trauma Center. This position will largely be based at the flagship academic medical center of a statewide health care system that includes 13 hospitals and more than 5,000 providers. The successful candidate will hold an academic appointment (open rank – commensurate with experience) and will be expected to teach orthopaedic surgery residents and be actively engaged in scholarship and research. The ability to grow an elective arthroplasty practice and assist in the treatment of periprosthetic fractures will be supported and encouraged.

Additional Details:

  • Robust academic environment that supports teaching and research
  • Low on-call requirements with strong resident support
  • Residency and medical student teaching responsibilities
  • Inpatient APP support

Preferred Experience:

  • Expertise in arthroplasty
  • Fellowship training in orthopaedic trauma
  • Level 1 trauma center experience

Compensation Includes:

  • Competitive salary and incentive structure
  • Paid health insurance
  • Relocation expenses
  • Academic time and allowance

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