(Physician/MD qualifications required) Orthopedic Surgery (Adult Reconstructive) – A Hospital Seeks to Employ Orthopaedic Surgeon!
Located 17 miles from Allentown Pennsylvania is seeking a BC/BE Orthopaedic Surgeon to grow a new practice in the area. This is an employed position with a hospital-owned clinic. Preferred candidate should have 3+ years’ experience and be board certified and fellowship-trained in Total Joints and Advanced Arthroscopy. Potential for shared call coverage with an established, multi-provider schedule. A competitive recruitment package is available!
The location is 17 miles from Allentown, PA and is 70 miles from New York City and 60 miles from Philadelphia. Shore points in New Jersey are less than 2 hours away and the Pocono Mountain Ski Area is accessible in less than an hour. .
Community, Facility and Organization
The Hospital serves close to 300,000 residents of Northampton County and five surrounding counties in southeast Pennsylvania in the beautiful Lehigh Valley. The hospital’s emergency room annually records nearly 31,000 visits, and during the past decade, the volume in the Hospital’s Short Procedure Unit has nearly doubled.
The location is a colonial city in southeast Pennsylvania that is rich with history. The area boasts a low unemployment rate and steady growth, with several large industrial companies located in the area. The Lehigh Valley area has a total of 36 parks and recreation centers and more than 20 golf courses.
There are more than 20 art galleries, museums and exhibit centers. Ten colleges and universities are located in the area serving more than 20,000 students. The Lehigh Valley also has three vocational and technical schools, 17 public school districts, and several private elementary and secondary schools.