Thoracic Surgery Opening in Louisville, KY
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Job ID: 8749
- 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.
- 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.
- 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
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- Kentucky Horse Park
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- Alltech's Lexington Brewing & Distillery
- The Arboretum
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