Sutter Gould Medical Foundation, ranked in the top 10 in consumer reports for California Doctor Ratings, is a full time BC/BE Cardiovascular Surgeon to join Sutter Health-affiliated Gould Medical Group in Modesto, California. Gould Medical Group is a 350+ provider, physician owned multi-specialty group with a vision to become nationally recognized in the areas of quality, integrity, collegiality and service.
Advantages of Gould Medical Group:
- High physician satisfaction rating
- Practice medicine in a doctor-friendly atmosphere
- Committed to LEAN initiatives and continuous improvement
- One of the 30 most generous companies in America for retirement plans
- One of 4 finalists for the AMGA Acclaim Award
- Part of the nation’s top five performers among large health care systems
The incoming Cardiovascular Surgeon will practice a broad spectrum of adult cardiac surgery, mainly in a single hospital setting, in a community of greater than 200,000, plus surrounding counties. The current cardiac surgeon performs over 200 pump cases and 300 thoracic/vascular cases annually. There is a Di Vinci robot available and the hospital is in the process of starting a TAVR program.
The ideal candidate will be able to start work in July of 2017, works well in a team setting, and interacts warmly with referral physicians, nurses, patients, and their families. Candidates must have completed an accredited program in cardiothoracic residency and be eligible for ABTS certification in cardiothoracic surgery.
Modesto is located in the heart of the San Joaquin valley and offers easy access to vacation spots such as San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, and Yosemite National Park as well as affordable housing and beautiful weather. Cultural amenities include The Modesto Symphony Orchestra, Central West Ballet, and the Gallo Center for the Arts, a focus of entertainment and educational activities. Modesto is a multi-cultural, family oriented community.
- Competitive compensation
- Excellent benefits package
- Relocation allowance
- Early partnership with no “buy in”
- Malpractice tail coverage
C. V. Allen, M.D.
Assistant Medical Director of Physician Recruitment
Phone: (866) 454-6853
Fax: (209) 550-4892