The Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE is seeking a general surgeon with bariatric surgery experience or training to be an integral part of our faculty. This full time opportunity is ideal for a surgeon to join a collegial team that is passionate about providing clinically excellent and compassionate care to all patients. We help patients achieve optimal health at any size through the most comprehensive weight management program in the region. This position will be split equally between the UNMC/Nebraska Medicine campus location and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) location in Omaha which is within 1 mile of our main campus.
The successful candidate will join our team of eight faculty members and six advanced practitioners between general and bariatric surgery to provide clinical services at Nebraska Medicine. We are home to a fully accredited Advanced GI MIS/Bariatric fellowship that offers two positions each year. Responsibilities will include clinical care, education and research.
This opportunity offers a highly competitive benefits package and rank and salary commensurate with qualifications. The ideal candidate must be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree), board certified general surgeon who has completed fellowship or has training in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery. Interested candidates should also have a strong interest in teaching fellows, residents and medical students.
As Nebraska's only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, providing the best care for patients, and serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach.
Omaha, Nebraska is the 40th largest city in America. Home to the NCAA College World Series and the nation's highest-rated zoo, Omaha is an affordable, family-friendly city with excellent schools and low crime rates. In addition, it is a regional destination for arts, entertainment, manufacturing and services.
Interested candidates may use this link to apply with CV and letter of interest – https://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/57901. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
MD/DO (or equivalent) Board Certified General Surgeon who has completed a fellowship or additional training in minimally invasive (robotic) surgery and bariatric surgery.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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