Thoracic Surgery Opening in Louisville, KY

Surgery: Thoracic

Job Overview

Job Id 8749
Verified Date 10/14/2023
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Practice Details

Job ID: 8749

Practice Details

  • Seeking a highly qualified BE/BC cardiothoracic surgeon to join a busy adult cardiac surgery practice in the Louisville metropolitan area.
  • The ideal surgeon will have minimum two years of experience, with proven excellent technical and interpersonal skills.
  • The surgeon will engage in a busy surgical case load supporting the cardiac surgery program of two reputable hospitals
  • The practice offers mix of active coronary, valve and aortic surgery cases. Cardiac surgical case volume, for the two programs, is over 1000 cases with established STS recognized outcomes.
  • The surgeon will enjoy access to two hybrid operating rooms, with one dedicated to cardiac surgeries.
  • Training or exposure to TAVR, ECMO and wire skills are desirable.
  • Surgical team includes three surgeons, nine advanced practice clinicians, and a great support staff that are dedicated to the cardiac surgery program.


Community Details

  • Louisville is currently the 28th largest city in the US
  • Bursting with opportunity and activities year round including numerous festivals and events; most popular, the world-famous Kentucky Derby. 
  • Located along the Ohio River, Louisville Metro, also affectionately known as Kentuckiana, boasts urban amenities a vibrant downtown, nationally-recognized restaurants, and a thriving arts scene
  • Home to some of the most beautiful scenery in the state of Kentucky. 
  • Plenty of forests, rivers, and quarries for people who like to hike, bike, boat, or camp. 
  • The Big Four, a walking bridge in downtowns Waterfront Park, gives visitors a spectacular view of the Ohio River.

Compensation Details

  • Starting bonus
  • Relocation/moving allowance
  • Base salary plus incentive compensation
  • Allowed Time Off
  • Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
  • Retirement savings plans - 403(b) and 457
  • Paid CME and licensure
  • Medical malpractice insurance

Top Five Things to Do

  1. Keeneland
  2. Kentucky Horse Park
  3. Mary Todd Lincoln House
  4. Alltech's Lexington Brewing & Distillery
  5. The Arboretum

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