Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine

Posted: 5/9/2017

The West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, is seeking a board certified/board eligible orthopaedic surgeon with specialized training in sports medicine. 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.

Candidates must have completed an accredited orthopaedics residency program and an accredited sports medicine fellowship by the time of appointment, and have significant training or experience in shoulder MIS and hip arthroscopy/minimally invasive labral tear hip surgery. General sports medicine practice is also expected. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and orthopaedic residents. Clinical and research opportunities in the department are readily available.

WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.

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.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/ortho/sections-of-orthopaedics/sports/ and apply online at http://wvumedicine.org/morgantowncareers. For additional information, please contact Pam Furbee, Senior Physician Recruiter, at furbeep@wvumedicine.org.

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