ChristianaCare is searching for a BC/BE Plastic Surgeon to join the dynamic Plastic Surgery team located at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center in Newark, DE. The ideal candidate will have a primary interest in reconstructive surgery with an emphasis on breast surgery. Fellowship training and proficiency in microsurgery is strongly preferred. Clinical opportunities include the full range of breast reconstruction (free flaps, implant-based procedures, oncoplastic), complex head and neck reconstruction, lymphatic procedures, and other oncologic or traumatic complex reconstruction procedures. Full clinical support with physician extenders and staff will be provided.
ChristianaCare is a not-for-profit teaching hospital affiliated with Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, one of the country's largest health systems, ranking as the 24th leading hospital in the nation and 15th on the East Coast in admissions. Featuring three hospitals with 1,200 beds, ChristianaCare is home to Delaware's only dedicated Cancer Center and adult Level I Trauma Center. The location is ideally situated between Philadelphia and Baltimore.
The candidate will participate in the education and training of medical students, general surgery residents and the breast oncology fellow. A clinical appointment at Thomas Jefferson University will be considered with application review. Women and underrepresented minorities in medicine are particularly encouraged to apply. The anticipated start date is Summer 2021.
Living in the Delaware Valley offers a wealth of housing options in urban, suburban, and beautiful rural settings. The region boasts excellent school districts, private schools and some of the nation's best colleges and universities. Travel is easy with four international airports and Amtrak in the region. The area is rich in diversity and within 1-3 hours you can take advantage of all of the cultural, entertainment and recreational events in Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington, DC as well as the popular beach resorts in Delaware, New Jersey, and Maryland.
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About Christiana Care
Christiana Care is growing and seeks physicians of all disciplines, from primary care through specialty and leadership positions. We also have tremendous opportunities for physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses. We offer you: Inspiring, fast-paced, team-based practice environments; Epic EMRs and innovative medical technologies and treatments; Accessible leaders who listen to, value and appreciate you; Colleagues who’ve trained at other nationally respected medical centers; Support for your ideas, opinions and contributions. It’s the best of nationally recognized academic and community-based medicine, with you at the center. Bring us your passion for care and clinical excellence as well as your desire to make a difference. We’ll provide you with a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits, continuing education and recognition programs, and much more. Find your new job right now.