Job ID: 289375998  |  Last Updated: 10/10/2016

Neurosurgery-Spine with Carilion Clinic in Roanoke, Virginia

Carilion Clinic
Roanoke, VA
Applicant Contact
Andrea Henson
Director, Professional Recruitment & Onboarding
(540) 224-5241
(540) 985-5359
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Carilion Clinic Neurosurgery is looking to add an exceptional Spine Neurosurgeon to its rapidly growing team of 7 Neurosurgeons and 7 ACP's. We are an academic practice with remarkable opportunities in teaching, research, and clinical neurosurgery. Based in the level one trauma center Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke Virginia, our team provides neurosurgical coverage to over 1.5 million people in a large, rural, multi-state area. Pathology is broad and plentiful and opportunities exist for the development of sub-specialty service lines. We run a highly successful Osteopathic Neurosurgery Residency. We are actively involved in the education of medical students from the Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Virginia Tech- Carilion School of Medicine (on our campus). We collaborate with researchers at The Virginia Tech- Carilion Institute of Research (on our campus).

We are looking for a Neurosurgeon who has completed a fellowship in complex spine with a desire to maintain broad-based clinical activities and skills. Complex spine conditions include scoliosis, degenerative spine disease, spine tumors, infections, major spine fractures, and other spine instabilities. Surgeons with research interests would be supported with protected time. Applicants should have a strong desire to be involved in resident and medical student education.

Carilion Clinic features more than 650 physicians, eight not-for-profit hospitals including Carilion Roanoke Memorial a 703 bed teaching/tertiary care center with Level 1 Trauma and 195+ practice sites. In 2007, Carilion Clinic partnered with Virginia Tech to create the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute and the first class of doctoral candidates began course work in August 2010.

Roanoke is a metro area of over 280,000, located at the southern tip of Virginia's spectacularly beautiful Shenandoah Valley, surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains and close to the 22,000 acre Smith Mountain Lake. The area offers sensational outdoor activities but also a surprising array of cultural activities from fine dining, to multiple musical venues and playhouses, to symphonies and ballets. Access to major air-travel hubs is remarkably easy through the Roanoke Airport. The weather features mild winters, an abundance of sun, and extended springs and autumns. The region features top-notch schools and Universities and has been coined the best kept secret in the east.

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Employer Profile

Carilion Clinic is a multi-specialty, physician-led healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Virginia. Carilion Clinic is committed to patient-centered care, education and research, supported by an ongoing commitment to quality and service. With nationally recognized specialists, primary care physicians, award-winning nurses and the latest technology and state-of-the-art facilities, Carilion Clinic is bringing tomorrow's healthcare into focus today. Carilion Clinic offers the region's only Level 1 trauma center (with Lifeguard emergency transport helicopters) and neonatal and pediatric intensive care units. As one of the largest hospitals in the state of Virginia, the 703-bed facility located in Roanoke recently completed a large expansion project, adding a new Emergency Department, labor and Delivery Unit, and the Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital, complete with a Pediatric Emergency Room. Carilion Clinic has facilities in communities throughout Southwest Virginia. They include 8 hospitals, more than 220 physician practices, and 25 GME programs. With over 11,000 employees and more than 650 physicians representing 60 specialties, Carilion is a healthcare leader. Virginia Tech and Carilion Clinic brought together the power of research, innovation and medicine to create the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute, which opened in August 2010. The school and research institute will capitalize on Virginia Tech's world-class strength in basic sciences, bioinformatics and engineering. They will also utilize Carilion's excellent physicians and rich history in medical education to train the next generation of physician leaders.

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