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Virginia Commonwealth University Health
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Shoulder/ElbowSurgeon


The Department is recruiting a full time fellowship trained surgeon in Orthopaedic Shoulder/Elbow.

Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery has been recently ranked among the Nations Top 50 Hospitals for Orthopaedic Care in U.S. News World Report and is the major trauma center for Central Virginia.

REQUIREMENTS:
- Co-manage patients on other services, triage medicine patients requiring admission in the ED and non-medical services
- Admit and manage patients who present through the should/elbow service
- Orchestrate colleagues to assure coverage 24-hours a day, 365 days a year
- Staff inpatient housestaff teaching service
- Teach and mentor Residents and Fellows
- Develop Orthopaedic faculty with interest in new technologies
- Participate in clinical and administrative research


QUALIFICATIONS:
- MD degree and ABOS eligibility of certification in Orthopaedic Surgery
- Must have successfully completed an accredited fellowship program in shoulder/elbow orthopaedics
- A solid understanding of the adult reconstruction role
- Interest in teaching and growth in an academic setting
We are 600 physicians and 19 clinical departments providing services at various sites in Virginia, including VCU Medical Center the areas only Level 1 Trauma Center and the flagship hospital of VCUs entire medical enterprise. VCU Medical Center integrates hospitals, clinical care facilities, health sciences schools and medical research. Eight years ago, we completely reimagined our physician organization empowering our providers to be agents of change, embrace autonomy, and create a culture of camaraderie, engagement and accomplishment.