Amazing General Surgery opportunity!
BC/BE General Surgeon sought to establish a 'bread and butter' general surgery practice in our Southwest Arizona community as we continue to expand services.
Multiple practice options exist, including solo/private practice, or the option to join an already established practice with one of our highly respected and successful surgeons.
- OR Block scheduling available
- ER call 1:7 with paid stipend
- Low trauma volume
- No endoscopy/colonoscopy required
The right candidate would be the 7th general surgeon in the community and would receive full support of others in this specialty, as well as hospital administration and and the overall medical staff, including in-house Intensivists and Hospitalists.
Addiitonally, 24 hour on-call Gastroenterology and Interventional Radiology services are available.
Yuma Regional Medical Center is a 406 bed acute care facility, hosting 17 surgical suites, including inpatient, outpatient, women's surgical and a hybrid OR suite. Within these OR suites, more than 10,000 surgeries are performed each year, across a wide range of specialties.
Yuma is located 170 miles (either direction) from San Diego, CA and Phoenix, AZ on the banks of the Colorado River, where recreation abounds due to our abundant sunshine and locale. More than 200,000 residents call Yuma home year around, as well as an additional 100,000 winter visitor residents who join us October through April each year.
Whether you enjoy hiking and biking activities, water sports or ATV riding, our Yuma community offers multiple options to keep you busy. The Colorado Rover and Martinez Lake are located only 30 minutes from town and offer multiple boating, water skiing and swimming options to enjoy. World class bass fishing, as well as dove and quail hunting are also available for the outdoor sporting enthusiast.
For those who appreciate locally grown produce and vegetables- because of our abundance of sunshine, rich soil and unrestricted water from the Colorado River located nearby, agriculture is a huge industry across our area, with more than 175 crops grown in Yuma, including super-premium medjool date crops.
All of this, plus a postive collegial environment, offer you a superb opportunity to balance your professional and personal life in the desert Southwest.
Contact me to learn more!