Physician Academics-Orthopaedic Surgery

Job Description

Physician - Academics-Orthopaedic Surgery

Phoenix, Arizona

Full Time

BE or BC


Physician - Academics - Orthopaedic Surgery Job in Phoenix, AZ
*Inaugural Academic Orthopaedic Program seeks Traumatologist | Phoenix, AZ
Banner Health Phoenix, AZ 85006

- Accepts J1 Visas: No

- Accepts H1B Visas: No

- Loan Assistance:No

- Practice Type:Employee

- Academic Opportunity:Yes

- Remote Opportunity:No

- Verified Date:07/02/2020

- Job ID:

- Employer Job ID:RTP0393/POS703

Banner University Medical Center Phoenix (BUMC-P) is seeking a BC/BE Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon to join our program with our inaugural department chair at the helm: Dr. Michael McKee, a world-renowned orthopaedic surgeon. This is an ideal opportunity for an intermediate to mid-career Orthopedic Traumatologist, with a special interest in Foot & Ankle or Pelvic/Acetabular fixation. The successful candidate will join our Dr. McKee and an academically oriented, supportive, collegial group with a focus on evidence-based medicine, progressive teaching, and research.

As clinical faculty, the qualified candidate will provide medical care to an assigned patient population and maintain timely and appropriate documentation of such care. The candidate will share weekend and nighttime call duties as necessary as well as one clinic day per week. The qualified candidate will receive a faculty appointment consistent with their credentials and also have faculty status at the University of Arizona, which includes a generous tuition discount for the applicant and immediate family members.


- MD or DO
- AZ license (or eligibility to receive by hire date)
- 3+ years post-training experience
- ABMS/ABOS Board Certified or Eligible
- Orthopedic Fellowship Trained

Job Details

- 1.0 FTE, generally 1 day of clinic, 2 days of OR
- Hospital call requirements
- Inpatient and Outpatient facilities for surgical procedures
- Practice Profile: 3 Surgeons, 3 Primary Care Sports Med, 1 PM & R, 2 PAs
- Average number of Patients per clinic day 50-60.
- 20 Orthopedic residents

Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix is a nationally-known academic medical center and the primary teaching facility of the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix. BUMC-P is a 733 bed, Level 1 Trauma facility: as the largest and one of the most comprehensive tertiary care facilities in Arizona, it provides a full complement of subspecialties including cardiac care, transplant services, oncology, high-risk obstetrics, CARF certified stroke, head injury and general inpatient rehabilitation, epilepsy center, Alzheimer's Institute, and outpatient clinics on campus in primary and specialty care. BUMC-P has been cited for 12 years as one of America's Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and is consistently rated as a Best Place to Work in Arizona.

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner - University Medicine, a health system providing the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this partnership is academic medicine, focusing on teaching and patient care with expanded research activities and community outreach to nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals who serve the community.

Banner Health's Total Compensation package includes:

- Attractive salary plus incentives
- Relocation Assistance
- Sign on
- Paid malpractice with tail coverage
- Paid time off
- Paid CME
- Excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family
- Retirement package of 401(k) with matching and 457(b)deferred compensation plan

But wait, there's more: Greater Phoenix, AZ is America's sunniest metropolis and the cosmopolitan heart of Arizona. It's a city that basks in sunshine year 'round and is surrounded by stunning Sonoran Desert scenery. Phoenix is the United States' sixth-largest city with a population of over 1.4 million. Greater Phoenix is home to more than 200 golf courses, Spring training home to 15 Major League Baseball teams, offers Six Lakes within a 75 minute drive, offers museums to suit nearly every interest and is known for casual patio dining, destination spas and upscale shopping. The area offers miles of hiking, biking and equestrian trails, professional sports, world-class theater and some of the best musical entertainment. Adventure, fresh air and beautiful sunsets. Arizona has it all!


As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

Facility & Location InformationBanner University Medical Center - Phoenix
Downtown Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ 85006 Physician - Academics-Orthopaedic Surgery

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Date Posted: 7/4/2020

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