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Physician- Cardiac Surgeon

Ochsner Health
New Orleans, Louisiana
Closing date
Apr 10, 2024

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Surgery, Surgery, Thoracic
Full Time
Position Type

Cardiac Surgeon Ochsner Main Campus, Ochsner Health

The Section of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery of Ochsner Health is seeking a Cardiac Surgeon to join our faculty at Ochsner Main Campus. The candidate will join Ochsner Health s well-established and experienced cardiac surgery program, one of the largest in the state of Louisiana.

Responsibilities include an emphasis on all aspects of adult cardiac surgery. The candidate should have completed an accredited Cardiovascular Surgery Fellowship training program and is either board eligible or certified. It is preferred the candidate have a broad skill set and interest in all facets of cardiothoracic surgery. Specialized interest for aortic surgery and familiarity with catheter-based therapies (TEVAR) would be preferred. The applicant will also participate in the catheter-based valve technologies (both aortic and mitral), EP procedures, organ procurement and thoracic transplantation.

Ochsner Main campus has 767 beds and is the leading provider of tertiary and quaternary health care services in the Gulf South. The Surgical ICU has 34 beds and is one of six critical care units in the hospital. Ochsner has an independent Cardiothoracic fellowship that finishes one trainee per year. Ochsner has an independent surgical residency that finishes seven chiefs and trains fellows in Colorectal, Vascular, and Transplant Surgery. Ochsner provides the final two years of clinical training for medical students from the University of Queensland (Australia). Candidates should have an interest in education and participation in clinical research.

Ochsner Health System is Louisiana s largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system with 30 owned, managed, and affiliated hospitals and more than 60 health centers. Ochsner employs more than 1,100 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts over 600 clinical research studies. Our medical school, the Ochsner Clinical School, in partnership with the University of Queensland in Australia, enrolls 130 medical students each year. We are also one of the largest non-university-based physician training centers in the U.S. and the largest teaching hospital in Louisiana. Ochsner is proud to be recognized among the top hospitals in the nation. Ochsner is the only hospital in Louisiana recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a Best Hospital in three specialty categories and as well as receiving five-star ratings for six conditions and/or procedures. Ochsner was also recognized by Becker s Hospital Review as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare.

For consideration, please forward CVs to Aditya Bansal M.D.

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Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

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