Gastroenterology Opportunity in Arkansas

Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 8763
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


What you need to know

Practice Details

  • This is an exciting opportunity to practice high quality clinical care while living in populous southern city.
  • Join a team of four other leading Gastroenterologists
  • Access to state-of-the-art endoscopy center

Compensation Details

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • PTO and CME
  • Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • Productivity Bonus and ASC Ownership Potential
  • Possible Sign-on Bonus and Relocation

Community Details

  • Little Rock is located in a beautiful part of the country.
  • There are many state parks that are well maintained and offer ample opportunities for outdoor activities.
  • Little Rock, with a population of nearly half a million, has ranked #1 in “America’s 10 Great Places to Live” by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine in 2013 and one of America’s “Five Secret Foodie Cities” by Forbes Travel Guide in 2014.
  • Little Rock thrives in “New South” culture, offering a booming nightlife, entertainment, and dining scenes.
  • The city is also home to 15 miles of scenic riverfront walking and cycling trails, along with one of the longest pedestrian and bicycle bridges in America.
  • The Buffalo River, a pristine floatable 120-mile long protected national park is two hours from downtown Little Rock.
  • Travel is relatively easy due to the close proximity of the Little Rock National Airport and a number of interstate highways.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation:   Gastroenterology Starting salaries located in communities similar to Little Rock often are $25,000 to $40,000 More Compared To Starting Salaries In Memphis and Dallas. 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.

T he Housing Market:  4bd 3ba 3,400 sqft Home Meticulous transformation offering peaceful seclusion right in the heart of WLR. Situated on 1.12 acres, you feel like you have left the city once you pull onto the drive. Natural sunlight streams in the new windows and shines on the new hardwoods throughout. Every window offers a private wooded view. This home can be yours for $529,000.

Community:   Little Rock is located in a beautiful part of the country. There are many state parks that are well maintained and offer ample opportunities for outdoor activities.

Employer:    is an advanced technology endoscopy suite specializing in the examination of the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract. Procedures are done in a comfortable outpatient setting, designed with high quality of care, safety and patient privacy and convenience in mind.

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 148 miles: Memphis, TN (MEM / KMEM) Memphis International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 130 miles to Memphis, TN
  • 232 miles to Tulsa, OK
  • 277 miles to Plano, TX
  • 278 miles to Garland, TX
  • 290 miles to Dallas, TX

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 130 miles to Memphis, TN
  • 232 miles to Tulsa, OK
  • 277 miles to Plano, TX
  • 278 miles to Garland, TX
  • 290 miles to Dallas, TX

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $214,401
  • City Cost of Living Index - 85.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 84

Colleges and Universities:

  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (Full-time enrollment: 9,227; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (Full-time enrollment: 1,329;  Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Pulaski Technical College (about 4 miles; North Little Rock, AR; Full-time enrollment: 8,396)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 25 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)



  • White alone 45.4%
  • Black alone 42.2%
  • Hispanic 6.9%
  • Asian alone 3.2%
  • Two or more races 1.9%
  • Other race alone 0.5%
  • American Indian alone 0.2%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0.04%



  • State Income Tax Rate - 4.63%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.5%
  • County Tax Rate - 2.76%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.52%

Major Industry:

  • Health care (17.7%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Construction (3.7%)



  • Pinnacle Mountain State Park
  • The Arkansas River Trail
  • Riverfront Park
  • Two Rivers Park
  • Little Rock Zoo

Arts & Culture:

  • Robinson Performance Hall is home to the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Broadway Theater Series, countless concerts and specialty shows.
  • Little Rock is home to the Arkansas Repertory Theatre, Arkansas Arts Center with an internationally recognized collection of works on paper and nearly 100 public sculptures.

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Little Rock Athletics - University of Arkansas at Little Rock


Sports for the Participant:

  • Spectator or participant - Arkansas sports and gaming activities attract visitors from all over the world.
  • With remarkable scenic backdrops and located near attractions, dining and lodging, our sporting venues create a picture-perfect setting to play your best game or cheer for your favorites.


  • River Market District
  • Arkansas Arts Center
  • Outlets of Little Rock
  • The Galleries at Library Square
  • The Promenade at Chenal Shopping Center

Top Five things to do:

  1. Operation City Quest Scavenger Hunt - Little Rock, AR
  2. Pinnacle Mountain State Park
  3. Big Dam Bridge
  4. William J. Clinton Presidential Library
  5. Museum Of Discovery


Facility Location

City : Little Rock, Arkansas,
Population : 742,384
MSA Population : 198,606
Community Profile

Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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