General Neurosurgeon Needed

A hospital in eastern Tennessee is seeking a BE/BC neurosurgeon to join its physician community.  This is a general neurosurgery opportunity, with an all-adult practice.  The practice has been established and a leader in neurosurgery for more than 25 years.  The incoming neurosurgeon will enjoy a five-day work week.  The hospital will consider either an experienced Neurosurgeon or a 2017 resident or fellow.

There is no trauma call.  Call will be 1:4 and the incoming neurosurgeon will have rounds at only one hospital.  The group has an in-office pharmacy and x-ray.  All of the neurosurgeons in the group are board certified and trained in Gamma Knife surgery.  The practice has a newly renovated office and is located steps away from the state-of-the-art Neuroscience Center at the hospital.  Physicians have access to more than 1 million patients through a wide range of health plan types.

The facility will offer a competitive compensation plan including salary, production-based bonus, vacation including CME, paid malpractice, and full benefit plan.  The area is nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains and is close to the Tennessee River.  Rich in culture and natural beauty, the unique destinations in the town reflect the diversity of this historic city and its charming people.  There are year-round recreational activities and the climate is warm throughout the year.  The area provides good schools, both public and private.