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Our doctors, facilities and technology are consistently recognized as among the best in the nation.
If you are a physician interested in collaborating with an innovative health system recognized for excellence in improving patient outcomes, a rewarding journey awaits you!


St. Lukes University Health Network, the regions largest, most established health system and one of the nations 100 Top Hospitals is seeking a fellowship trained Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon that is Board-certified in General Surgery, with sub-specialty certification in Surgical Critical Care to join our trauma team in the beautiful Lehigh Valley.

Ideal candidates will demonstrate excellent skills in general surgery, surgical critical care and traumatology. There is a surgical critical care fellowship, general surgery residency, and medical school. Active participation in both teaching and clinical research is expected. This is a full-time employed position within the multi-specialty St. Luke's Physician Group.

This employed position offers:

Excellent compensation package with incentive plan
Rich benefits package, including malpractice, health & dental insurance,

CME Allowance

Relocation Assistance

About St. Lukes

With the Temple-St. Lukes School of Medicine, St. Lukes has created the first and only regional medical school campus in the Lehigh Valley, validating our commitment to stay at the forefront of continual innovations in health care. St. Lukes Bethlehem, a Level I Trauma Center, has a busy general surgery residency along with a surgical critical care fellowship. The trauma service admits over 2,000 trauma patients per year. In addition to trauma care, the division is responsible for covering emergency general surgery and the surgical ICU. To learn more about St. Lukes, please visit us at St. Luke's - Home

About the Lehigh Valley

Number 9 on Americas 50 Best Cities to Live!

The Lehigh Valley is a place to live, work, and play! Rich with history, fantastic recreational activities, eclectic restaurants and midway between Philadelphia and New York City, the Lehigh Valley offers excellent school systems and affordable housing that can be found with easy access to the Hospital.

St. Lukes physicians have the ability to enjoy a well-balanced lifestyle, focusing on their passion for practicing medicine as well as spending quality time with their families. If you are a physician interested in collaborating with an innovative health system recognized for excellence in improving patient outcomes, a rewarding journey awaits you!

If you are interested in learning more about the position, please contact:

William Hoff, MD, FACS

St. Lukes University Health Network
About St. Luke's University Health Network

St. Luke's University Health Network is a non-profit, regional, fully integrated network comprised of hospitals, physicians and other related organizations providing care in eastern Pennsylvania. The Network includes more than 150 locations and six hospitals.
Areas of special expertise include: a fully accredited Level 1 trauma center, open heart surgery, oncology (including the region's only fellowship-trained surgical oncologists) neuroscience, orthopaedics, high-risk pregnancy, region's busiest obstetrical service, robotic surgery, radiology (we are an international General Electric Show Site) and vascular disease. St. Luke's has been nationally recognized for clinical excellence on multiple occasions.

Aspiring doctors have the opportunity to earn a medical degree at the newly established Medical School of Temple University/St. Luke's Hospital & Health Network based in Bethlehem. St. Luke's currently has more than 150 physicians enrolled in internship, residency and fellowship programs

About the Lehigh Valley

In addition to extremely supportive administration and high level of morale among medical staff, there are significant advantages to our locale. There are 10 colleges and universities including Lehigh University, scenic recreational opportunities including the Pocono Mountains, excellent economic environment, vibrant arts and culture scene, and very close proximity to New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. Cost of living is low and coupled with minimal congestion; it is possible to choose among a wide variety of excellent living environments. For more information on the Lehigh Valley, please visit