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Physician - Spine Neurosurgeon

Ascension Michigan
Saginaw, Michigan
Closing date
Jan 3, 2025

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Surgery, Surgery, Neurological
Full Time
Position Type

* Specialty: Neurosurgery
* Subspecialty Interest: Spine
* Schedule: Full-time
* Call Schedule: 1:4
* Practice Detail: Ascension Medical Group & Ascension St. Mary's is seeking a full time US Board Certified/Board Eligible, Fellowship trained spine neurosurgeon to join a comprehensive team of neurosurgeons.
* EMR System: Athena & Allscripts Sunrise
* Facility: Ascension St. Mary's Hospital
* Location: Ascension Medical Group Neurosurgery, 4667 Towne Centre Rd, Ste 301, Saginaw, MI
* Visa Eligibility: H1B


Paid time off (PTO)
Various health insurance options & wellness plans
Retirement benefits including employer match plans
Long-term & short-term disability
Employee assistance programs (EAP)
Parental leave & adoption assistance
Tuition reimbursement
Ways to give back to your community

*Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: Travel, PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Actual compensation offer will vary based upon role, education, experience, location, and qualifications. Connect with your Talent Advisor for additional specifics.


This is a great opportunity to join a well-established practice, with dedicated neurosurgeons and advanced practice providers. The right candidate will assume the practice of a retiring physician to continue to serve a community need. Our team is interested in an outstanding, motivated candidate focused on comprehensive and reconstructive spinal care.

Position Highlights:

This position provides an opportunity to expand depth and breadth of spine services. Surgical volume consists of routine and complex spine cases. The newly recruited neurosurgeon will participate in general neurosurgery and trauma call. Call is on average 1:4. Additional responsibilities will include clinical care, teaching, and research activities.


* Complex, reconstructive and routine spine cases
* Neuro/Trauma call is required
* Travel to off-site neuro clinic as needed
* Clinical research trials
* Academic faculty appointment available

Ascension St. Mary's is the region's top neuro-specialized facility in mid and northern Michigan. Boasting unmatched knowledge, experience, and technology, Ascension St. Mary's is a Level II Trauma Center and the premier treatment destination for neurological cases in our community.

* The region's only certified Comprehensive Stroke Center
* Dedicated neuro-intensive care unit and neuro-progressive care units staffed with Certified Neuro Registered Nurses.
* Dedicated and specially trained neurosurgeons, neurologists and neurointerventionalists.
* Dedicated neurosurgery operating rooms.

About Ascension St. Mary's

* Ascension St. Mary's, based in Saginaw, is a regional leader in advanced specialty care, offering comprehensive services in cardiac science, neuroscience, cancer care, orthopedics, emergency and trauma care.
* Verified Level II Trauma Center & a certified Comprehensive Stroke Center.
* 268 licensed beds and over 25 specialty and primary care locations

About Saginaw

* Between Detroit's urban energy and the Upper Peninsula's natural beauty, Saginaw (and the Great Lakes Bay Region) serves as the hub for a diverse array of arts, commerce, and culture.
* Easy access to water, air and ground transportation
* Affordable living, top ranked school systems, and some of the best outdoor recreational activities.

About Ascension Medical Group
When you join Ascension Medical Group (AMG), you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.

With 1,900 sites of care and 7,000 providers strong, AMG is one of the largest healthcare provider networks in the United States. Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.


Required Credential(s):
? Physician MD/DO with Prescriptive Authority credentialed from the Michigan Board of Medicine.
Preferred Credential(s):
? Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).

? Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Optometry (OD) or Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) required.

Additional Preferences


Fellowship Trained Spine Neurosurgeon, must be US Board Eligible.

Why Join Our Team

Ascension Michigan operates 16 hospitals and more than 300 related healthcare facilities that together employ nearly 23,000 compassionate associates. When you join our care teams, you join a team dedicated to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve throughout Michigan.

Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 134,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states.

Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

For further information, view the EEO Know Your Rights (English) poster or EEO Know Your Rights (Spanish) poster.

As a military friendly organization, Ascension promotes career flexibility and offers many benefits to help support the well-being of our military families, spouses, veterans and reservists. Our associates are empowered to apply their military experience and unique perspective to their civilian career with Ascension.

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