Job ID: 289526235  |  Last Updated: 1/8/2018

Thoracic-CV Surgeon to join 4 in Large Surgical Practice

Wesley Medical Center
Wichita, KS
Applicant Contact
Therese Karsten
Physician Recruiter
(877) 422-3627 ext. 2
(866) 675-0524
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Wichita Surgical Specialists, P.A., is one of the largest private practice surgical groups in the nation. Join 4 cardiothoracic surgeons in this multi-specialty surgical group. This is a succession-planning recruitment effort. Many surgeons in the group have clinical faculty appointments with the University of Kansas School of Medicine/Wichita and the affiliated General Surgery residency.

The successful candidate will be a Board certified or Board eligible cardiothoracic surgeon ready to step into a busy practice with high growth potential. Competitive private practice financial package includes:

Guaranteed salary

Partnership buy-in options

Paid malpractice coverage,

Retirement plan, health insurance, relocation expenses

Bonuses in excess of salary


Wesley Medical Center is a regional acute-care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. The medical staff of 850 physicians and 3,400 employees provides a full range of diagnostic and treatment services for patients from throughout Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Every year, more than 180,000 patients are treated and more than 6,000 babies are born at Wesley. The hospital was founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist Church and has been part of the HCA hospital system since 1985. In 2016, Wesley completed a 28 million dollar construction project to launch Wesley Children's Hospital. Wesley was recently named among The Joint Commissions new list of Top Performers on Key Quality Measures


The city regularly makes the popular top city lists as a smaller metro area with many of the things families are seeking, combined with lower than average cost of living. Most recent: Wichita named to CNN Money's top 10 most affordable real estate markets. Forbes ranks Wichita 11th best city in which to raise a family.

The metro population is 390,000, but the city is the medical hub for 2/3s of the state of Kansas and parts of contiguous states--over 1.5 million
Wichita is home to 70 of the U.S. general aviation industry, with corporations like Boeing, Hawker-Beechcraft and Cessna.
Other major headquarters in Wichita include Koch Industries, Coleman
This unique combination of Medical, Aviation and International Business makes Wichita home to a diverse group of internationally born/educated post-graduate degreed professionals

Please respond with CV and cover message explaining reason for interest in living and working in Wichita KS!

Board Certified/Eligible Cardiothoracic Surgery

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HCA stands for the best practices of medicine, using our reach, scale and stability to transform healthcare and help communities thrive.

One of the nations leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include more than 250 hospitals and freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom.

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