Illinois Orthopedic Surgery opening near St. Louis!

Physician:
Surgery-Orthopedic
Market:
Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 8513
Verified Date 08/10/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa Yes
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time

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What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BE/BC Orthopedic Surgeon to provide full-time services at a Hospital Affiliated Clinic.
  • Employed Position
  • Join an established, busy practice
  • Office Space ready and available
  • All necessary equipment ready and available
  • Anesthesia coverage 24/7
  • 3 endoscopy suites, Fuji scopes and more
  • Experienced staff
  • Mentorship from current surgeons available
  • Experienced Physicians and New Grads welcome to apply
  • Ability to perform General ORS, Joints, Fractures preferred
  • U.S. BE/BC

Compensation Details

  • Competitive Salary Package with Productivity Incentives
  • Commencement Bonus
  • Relocation Assistance & CME Allowance
  • 100% Medical Education Debt Potential
  • Stipend during Training
  • Group Health, Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation, Holidays, and Sick Leave
  • Professional Liability Insurance and more!

Community Details

  • Just 15 minutes and a river's width away from St Louis, MO and all of the professional sports, shopping, recreational activities and cultural amenities this great city has to offer
  • Granite City has excellent school systems with graduation rate being nearly 10% higher than the state average
  • Many recreational activities to choose from, including picnicking, cycling, fishing and boating

Recruiter Insights

Compensation   The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $60,000 More Compared To Starting Orthopedic Surgery Salaries In St. Louis. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early. 

The Housing Market   4 bedroom 2.5 bath two story located on Legacy Golf course. The main level has a gas fireplace, an open floor plan from kitchen to living and dining area. Nice location on a quiet cul-de-sac.  This home can be yours for $199,000

The Community   Just 15 minutes and a river's width away from St Louis, MO and all of the professional sports, shopping, recreational activities and cultural amenities this great city has to offer.

The Employer   382-bed hospital, In 2011, added the da VinciĆș Si'Ä system to their list of state-of-the-art technologies at the hospital and opened a newly $3.5 million dollar renovated and expanded Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 17 miles: Saint Louis, MO (STL / KSTL) Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
  • 229 miles: Indianapolis, IN (IND / KIND) Indianapolis International Airport
  • 271 miles: Louisville, KY (SDF / KSDF) Louisville International Airport
  • 274 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport
  • 284 miles: Chicago, IL (MDW / KMDW) Chicago Midway International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 6 miles to Saint Louis, MO
  • 227 miles to Indianapolis, IN
  • 239 miles to Louisville, KY
  • 240 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 245 miles to Memphis, TN

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 6 miles to Saint Louis, MO
  • 227 miles to Indianapolis, IN
  • 239 miles to Louisville, KY
  • 240 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 245 miles to Memphis, TN

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $89,207
  • City Cost of Living Index - 87.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 97.2

Colleges and Universities:

  • Saint Louis Community College (about 8 miles; Saint Louis, MO; Full-time enrollment: 18,019)
  • Ranken Technical College (about 8 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Saint Louis University (about 8 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (about 9 miles; Edwardsville, IL; FT enrollment: 11,933)
  • University of Missouri-St Louis (about 10 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,322)

Demographics:

  • White 84.4%
  • Hispanic 6.0%
  • Black 5.8%
  • Two or more races 2.0%
  • Asian 0.7%
  • American Indian 0.3%

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 3.75%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.25%
  • County Tax Rate - 1.94%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.73%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)

Recreation:

  • Wilson Park
  • Granite City Park District Community Center
  • Tri-City YMCA
  • O'Fallon Park Rec Complex

Arts & Culture:

  • Granite City Art and Design District 
  • The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
  • Pulitzer Arts Foundation
  • Portfolio Gallery

Sports for the Spectator:

  • St. Louis Cardinals baseball
  • St. Louis Blues ice hockey
  • St. Louis Stampede football

Sports for the Participant:

  • YMCA
  • Men's ice hockey league
  • Co ed volleyball leagues
  • Youth ice hockey league
  • Cheerleading, gymnastics and more

Shopping:

  • Walmart Supercenter
  • Bellemore Village
  • Union Square Plaza
  • Saint Louis Galleria

Top Five things to do:

  1. Gateway Arch
  2. St. Louis Zoo
  3. Saint Louis Art Museum
  4. Six Flags St. Louis
  5. St. Louis Ballpark Vilalge

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Facility Location

City : Granite City, Illinois,
Population : 2,817,355
MSA Population : 29,183
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Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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