General OBGYN - Fairmont, WV

Posted: 5/5/2016

An ideal opportunity in a beautiful setting with the best of both worlds - support of an academic medical center while in a private practice setting. Practice medicine the way it was meant to be!

WVU School of Medicine, Department Obstetrics and Gynecology is actively recruiting a full-time physician to practice in our new Fairmont, WV OBGYN office. Qualified applicants must have graduated from an ACGME accredited OBGYN program, hold an MD degree or equivalent and be licensed to practice medicine in WV at time of appointment. Rank and salary are aligned with established medical school benchmarks. The faculty member will be expected to provide excellent clinical care and teach medical students and OBGYN residents. Scholarly activities are highly encouraged.

Practicing at WVU, you will be making an extraordinary difference in the lives of woman not only locally, but across our entire state. There are no hierarchies here. Ours is a collaborative atmosphere that encourages you to grow and evolve as you practice advanced medicine in a highly satisfying academic setting. The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center at West Virginia University is one of only 20 nationally designated Centers of Excellence in Women's Health, providing comprehensive health care to the women of West Virginia. United Hospital Center (UHC) is located 35 miles south of Morgantown in Bridgeport, WV opened a new hospital facility in 2010 with improvements in patient privacy, technology integration and access to care.

U.S. News & World Report has ranked West Virginia University Hospitals #1 in the state for the last several years. WVUH 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 tower and an additional 114 licensed beds.

Morgantown and North Central, WV are 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.

Position will remain open until filled. To apply, please submit your CV to Kelli Piccirillo, Physician Recruitment, at and to learn more, visit

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