Nemours Children's Clinic in Jacksonville is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified PediatricSurgeon to joinour well established, growing practice.
The Nemours Children’s Clinic in sunny Jacksonville, FL is seeking to expand it's Division of Pediatric Surgery to five surgeons. Our busy division provides comprehensive surgical care to a large population base. Increasing surgical volume requires that we add a new member for our team.
Call isforPediatric Surgery service only, with no General Surgery call. Call will be shared among the staff of five and is taken from home.
Inpatient care is delivered at Wolfson Children's Hospital, located directly adjacent to our clinic. The 180 bed facility includes a 20 bed PICU and 48 Level 2 and 3 NICU beds, with 24 hour critical care coverage. Our team of pediatric hospitalists provide full-time support, allowingour physiciansto focus on the surgical management of patients. NemoursJacksonville includes 16 Pediatric Specialty departments, with 18 Pediatric Anesthesiologists on staff.
We have a strong interest in advanced minimally invasive surgery, with a dedicated minimally invasive OR suite, updated laparoscopic instrumentation, and use of the DaVinci Surgical Robot. Additional focus is placed on chest wall deformities, surgical oncology, and neonatal surgical care. We are open to expanding our surgical offerings with the right candidate to include adolescent bariatric surgery, solid organ transplantation, or pediatric burn surgery.
This position offers a unique mix of academic and private practice, rarely found elsewhere.Academic appointments are available tothe MayoClinic - Jacksonville, and University of Florida - Jacksonville.Our division trains general surgery residents, and intends to develop a pediatric surgery fellowship training program. Outstanding research opportunities, both clinical and laboratory based, exist through both Nemours and our academic affiliates.Physician extenders provide support in both the clinic and hospital.
Nemours offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes relocation, Malpractice Coverage, Health, Life, Dental, CME, Pension Plan, 403B Retirement Plan, Licensure and Dues allowance, and 100% in-network health coverage for children of full-time Associates free of cost.
Physician candidates must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatric Surgery.
One of the fastest growing areas of Florida, Jacksonville is home to numerous festivals, national and international sporting events, exceptional golf courses and world-class art and culture, and is located on the Atlantic Coast.
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About Nemours Children's Clinic Jacksonville
Serving children from southeast Georgia and northeast Florida, the facility sits on the banks of the St. Johns River. Two satellite clinics extend our care to Jacksonville Beach and Orange Park.
Physicians practice a coordinated team approach by using a sophisticated electronic medical record (EMR). Forty-six Nemours specialists from Jacksonville were recently named among the Best Doctors in America® 2007-2008.
• Anesthesia • Endocrinology • Gastroenterology/Nutrition • Genetics • Hematology/Oncology • Infectious Diseases • Neurology • Ophthalmology • Orthopedics • Otolaryngology • Pediatric Hospitalist • Psychology & Psychiatry • Pulmonology/Allergy & Immunology • Radiology • Surgery • Urology
The Nemours Children’s Clinic partners with the Mayo Clinic and Wolfson Children’s Hospital in an accredited blood and bone marrow transplant program.
Special programs offered:
• Chest Wall Deformity Clinic • Audiology • Bone Marrow Transplantation • Cochlear Implant • Cleft Lip/Palate • Cystic Fibrosis • Facial Anomalies • Headache • Metabolism • Minimally Invasive Surgery • Newborn Hearing Screening • Nutrition • Prosthetics • Sickle Cell Disease • Speech & Language Therapy • Spina Bifida • Sports Medicine
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Nemours has been recognized as:
153 of The Best Doctors in America ® 2007-2008
Best Children’s Hospitals Child Magazine
BEST Award the American Society for Training and Development
Nemours Biomedical Research ranked 14th in the nation for NIH research funding among free-standing children’s hospitals
KidsHealth.org: 2008 Webby Award and One of the 30 Best Websites by U.S. News & World Report
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Nemours is an Equal Opportunity Employer.