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Neurosurgery at Dean Clinic-- Madison, WI

The Opportunity:

Dean Clinic, a 450 physician multi-specialty group, is seeking another Neurosurgeon. This is a well-established and very collegial group. We are recruiting to replace a Neurosurgeon who is leaving the area. Call will be shared equally and is 1/5. The ideal candidate will have:

Strongly Preferred: Strong expertise in Endovascular Neurosurgery, with the understanding that the practice includes a significant amount of general Neurosurgery work.

Will Consider: Strong interest and focus in general Neurosurgery. An expertise in Adult Spinal Deformity is welcome, but not necessary.

Each Neurosurgeon does 200-250 cases per year. The clinic draws from an 18-county service area with a population of 1.3 million people. A guaranteed two-year salary with a productivity override, signing bonus, and an outstanding fringe benefits package will be offered. The physicians in the group have a four-day work week, with two days each in the clinic and hospital. The group is supported by excellent Advanced Practitioners and clinic staff.

Dean is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

The Hospital:

St. Marys Hospital has been serving South Central Wisconsin since 1912. The hospital is a 350-bed tertiary care and referral center with a full spectrum of surgical services. St. Marys Hospital and Dean Clinic are part of SSM Health, an integrated health system that has facilities in Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, and Oklahoma.

The Department of Neurosurgery is located in a medical office building that is connected to St. Marys Hospital by a skywalk. The hospital is a primary stroke center and will soon be a comprehensive stroke center. St. Marys Hospital and the Dean Clinic physicians work in a complementary manner on many joint ventures to provide excellence in patient care. Specialty areas of emphasis in the Neurosciences and Neurosurgery include well established programs in Cerebrovascular, brain tumor care, full spectrum spine services, Epilepsy, and radiosurgery. Dean Clinic and SMH also provide a 24/7 Critical Care Intensive Medicine service. The hospital has modern and well-equipped operating rooms with two Stealth Stations and O-Arm technology.

The Community:

Madison, population 225,000, consistently ranks as one of the top places in the country to live, work, go to school, play, and raise a family. In fact, Madison was recently named as the most livable mid-size city in the United States by Middleton is a popular suburb to the west. It was recognized by Money Magazine when it was named the seventh of The 100 Best Places to Live. Verona is another popular suburb to the west. It is the home of Epic, the premier electronic medical record company.

Home to the State Capitol and University of Wisconsin, Madison offers residents a stimulating civic and educational environment. The Madison area offers excellent public and private schools. Children have numerous educational options outside of school, including the Aldo Leopold Nature Center, Saturday Science at Discovery, and the Madison Childrens Museum. In 2011 the Childrens Museum was awarded the National Medal for Museum and Library Science. It was the first such award won by any museum in Wisconsin.

Residents also enjoy an endless variety of music, dance, theater, visual and literary arts, including five museums exhibiting art, history, and science collections. The Overture Center in downtown Madison is a beautiful facility that offers a wide variety of entertainment, including the Madison Symphony, Madison Opera, and visiting performances. Built around four lakes, Madison satisfies outdoor enthusiasts with its public parks, beaches, marinas, and numerous bicycle trails. Sports fans have the opportunity to cheer for the Wisconsin Badgers in most of the major and minor intercollegiate sports.

Contact Information

For more information contact:

Christopher Kashnig

Dean Clinic, 1808 W Beltline Hwy, Madison, WI 53713

Phone:608-250-1474 Cell:608-212-6348 Fax:608-250-1534
SSM Health Care ( is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system serving the comprehensive health needs of communities across the Midwest through one of the largest integrated delivery systems in the nation. With care delivery sites in Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Wisconsin, SSM includes 19 hospitals, more than 60 outpatient care sites, a pharmacy benefit company, an insurance company, two nursing homes, comprehensive home care and hospice services, a technology company, and two Accountable Care Organizations. With more than 1,300 employed physicians and nearly 30,000 employees in four states, SSM is one of the largest employers in every community it serves.