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Virginia Commonwealth University Health

Department of Surgery

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

The department of Surgery at VCU Health is actively recruiting for a full-time Board Certified/Board Eligible Cardiothoracic Surgeon for the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at VCU Medical Center and affiliated campuses. VCU Medical Center, a 700 bed quaternary teaching hospital is one of the largest and busiest academic centers in Virginia.


The divisions goal is to be a national leader in developing advances in the field of cardiothoracic surgery and training the next generation of surgeons in our ACGME-approved 3 year cardiothoracic surgery training program. The cardiothoracic surgery service is well supported by CT surgery fellows, general surgery residents and advanced practice providers.


RESPONSIBILITIES:


- Will have teaching responsibilities in cardiothoracic surgery for surgeons, medical specialties, medical and other students
- Will develop a community based full service cardiac and thoracic surgery program
- Serve on departmental, College, and/or University committees


QUALIFICATIONS:


- Board Certified or Board Eligible in Thoracic Surgery
- Additional expertise in specific areas of cardiac and thoracic surgery, minimally invasive approaches, etc.
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.