Employed General Surgery Opportunity in Northwest Arkansas

Surgery: General
Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 8408
Verified Date 08/10/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa No
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time


What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BE/BC General Surgeon.
  • Employed position
  • Joining established, single-specialty group practice
  • Anticipated call 1:2
  • 2+ years' experience preferred but not required
  • Practice located in the medical office building on hospital's main campus


Compensation Details

  • Competitive salary with production bonus
  • Commencement bonus
  • Assistance with medical education debt
  • CME expenses
  • Relocation assistance
  • Education stipend for physicians finishing training

Community Details

  • Siloam Springs, Arkansas is a charming and sometimes eclectic small town surrounded by natural beauty.
  • It was named 'One of the Best Small Towns In America' by Smithsonian Magazine.
  • Siloam boasts a prosperous downtown, a school district U.S. News and World Report ranked No. 22 in the state, and more than 700 small businesses and a dozen large companies.
  • It is home to John Brown University, a private Christian university ranked No. 1 in 'Best Value' among southern regional colleges by U.S. News.
  • Located in Northwest Arkansas, Siloam Springs is 25 miles south of the Missouri state line and right on the Oklahoma border and only 85 miles from Tulsa.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation   The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting General Surgery Salaries In Tulsa, OK. 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  beds 4 baths 3,049 sqft  It sits on two private wooded acres and has a gorgeous view. There are four bedrooms plus a large bonus room with a closet, and 3 1/2 baths. The spacious kitchen has custom maple cabinets, quartz counter tops, two double sinks, double pantry, and an alcove for second refrigerator and upright freezer. There are beautiful high ceilings throughout, and a sun room that adjoins the great room for easy entertaining. This home can be yours for $274,900.

The Community   Siloam Springs is a city in Benton County, Arkansas, United States. The city shares a border on the Arkansas-Oklahoma state line with the city of West Siloam Springs, Oklahoma, which is within the Cherokee Nation territory.

The Employer   A 40+ bed facility. In 2013, they received Level IV trauma certification. The facility offers an array of services from inpatient and outpatient care, emergency medicine, medical, surgical, and intensive care services. They are accredited by The Joint Commission.

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 252 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 81 miles to Tulsa, OK
  • 173 miles to Oklahoma City, OK
  • 187 miles to Wichita, KS
  • 201 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 250 miles to Plano, TX

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 81 miles to Tulsa, OK
  • 173 miles to Oklahoma City, OK
  • 187 miles to Wichita, KS
  • 201 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 250 miles to Plano, TX

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $206,113
  • City Cost of Living Index - 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 87.8

Colleges and Universities:

  • John Brown University (Full-time enrollment: 2,097)
  • University of Arkansas (about 22 miles; Fayetteville, AR; Full-time enrollment: 22,163)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 24 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Northeastern State University (about 31 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)



  • 64.5% White alone
  • 21.0% Hispanic
  • 6.3% Two or more races
  • 3.2% Asian alone
  • 2.9% American Indian alone
  • 1.7% Black alone



  • State Income Tax Rate - 4.05%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.5%
  • County Tax Rate - 2.76%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.52%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)



  • The Siloam Springs Kayak Park
  • The Family Aquatic Center
  • Bob Henry Park Pavilions

Arts & Culture:

  • Sager Creek Arts Center - Siloam Springs
  • Local Flair Art Gallery
  • Sager Creek Arts Center

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Arkansas Sports Team and Sport Training Facilities.
  • University of Arkansas Razorbacks sports teams, which encompass football, basketball, baseball, volleyball, golf, track, cross country, gymnastics, swimming, and tennis.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Iron Core Gym
  • Crossfit
  • Ymca Silversneakers in Siloam Springs
  • Little League, soccer association and more


  • Highland Park Shopping Center
  • Sager Creek Quilts & Yarn Works
  • Cari's Closet Consignment
  • Heather Hill Clothing

Top Five things to do:

  1. City of Siloam Springs Kayak Park
  2. Skydive Skyranch
  3. Natural Falls State Park
  4. 28 Springs Restaurant
  5. Sager Creek Art Center


Facility Location

City : Siloam Springs, Arkansas,
Population : 990,706
MSA Population : 15,944
Community Profile

Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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