Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Adult Cardiac

Posted: 5/10/2016

 The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery of the WVU School of Medicine, and the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute is actively recruiting a board certified/eligible cardiothoracic surgeon, with a specialty interest in Adult Cardiac Surgery. The Division works within a multidisciplinary framework, providing comprehensive cardiac care to our patients. The Division is co-located with Cardiology and Thoracic surgery in a new WVU Heart and Vascular Institute fostering a collaborative quality and outcome driven framework.

Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials. Strong commitment to patient care, education, and clinical research is required. Experience in academic medicine preferred with a commitment to a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to cardiac care.

U.S. News & World Report has ranked West Virginia University Hospitals as a top hospital in the state for the last several years. WVU Medicine provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story Heart and Vascular tower with an additional 114 licensed beds. WVU Medicine has also opened a three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility to help address the growing demand for services. The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center has a full complement of academic programs in the clinical and basic sciences.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities. We are located 75 miles south of Pittsburgh.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more about the Department visit or submit your CV directly to Kelli Piccirillo, Sr. Human Resources Generalist – Physician Recruitment at

WVU is an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.