Gynecology/Oncology in Colorado Springs, CO

Colorado Springs, CO
Feb 09, 2016
Position Type

Opportunity to build a Gynecologic Oncology practice and run clinical trials with academic appointment at the University of Colorado.

The Colorado Health Medical Group (CHMG) and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Colorado are looking for a self-motivated and progressive physician to build a gynecologic oncology program as a part of expanding regional oncology services at UCHealth – Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs, CO.  We are part of a multidisciplinary effort including surgical oncology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, and pathology.  We are seeking an individual who will grow our areas of expertise in surgery and clinical trials for gynecologic cancers. The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment to the University of Colorado consistent with their credentials.   The Gynecologic Oncology Division at the University of Colorado employs five full-time faculty members who will provide backup and logistic support for this CHMG employed position.   

Position Requirements and Essential Functions:

Responsibilities include the organization and growth of a clinically oriented academic practice in gynecologic oncology with emphasis on state of the art care and clinical trials.  Required credentials include:

• Completed ABOG approved Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency
• Completed ABOG-approved Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship
• Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology
• Candidates must have or be eligible for licensure by the State of Colorado and must obtain privileges, including OR privileges at Memorial Hospital Colorado Springs as  well as University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) and other hospitals as the practice needs require
• Robotic training and current certification
• Clinical research experience, as well as clinical trials, preferred
Join the highly rated UCHealth – Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs, CO. Ranked by U.S News and World Report as Best Regional Hospital in 2015/16, a Top 5 Hospital in Colorado, official hospital of the U.S. Olympic Training Center and as a health-system, the official sponsor of the Denver Bronco’s Training Center. 

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. 

To be considered, please email your CV to  To speak to a recruiter today, please call 719 365-2659.  You may also contact Dr. Matthew Blum or Dr. Kian Behbakht for more information.

Competitive Benefits:

Full physician level benefit package includes health, vision, dental & life insurance.  Generous retirement package, short & long term disability, time off, CME time and allowance, malpractice coverage provided and relocation expenses available.

About CHMG

In 2009, the Poudre Valley Health System, now University of Colorado Health, established Poudre Valley Medical Group, now Colorado Health Medical Group with providers from several private groups throughout northern Colorado. This new group created an integrated physician/health system partnership.

The goal was to create a shared philosophy where providers at clinics worked within the system to provide world-class health care. Oversight for the medical group is provided by the CHMG Board of Managers which primarily consists of employed providers and administrative staff. Joint Operating Committees (JOC) have been established to work in conjunction with the Board and medical directors in developing standards for clinical quality, address resource issues and increase access to care for patients.

With a focus on improving the patient experience and achieving the best clinical outcomes, Colorado Health Medical Group is the fastest growing, most comprehensive multi-specialty medical group in Colorado. We offer a full scope of medical clinics from family physicians to specialists. Our clinics are conveniently located throughout southern, northern, and eastern Colorado, southern Wyoming and western Nebraska.

We pride ourselves on caring for our patients and being a part of our communities.

About Colorado Springs

Nestled at the base of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, Colorado  invites the outdoor adventurists to the cultural enthusiast to enjoy vibrant scenic beauty, rugged outdoor adventure, and exceptional opportunities to create lifelong memories. Colorado Springs is proud to be the home of five military installations and the U.S. Olympic Committee. With a population of just over 650,000, Colorado Springs boasts a rich heritage with a wide variety of cultural and urbane sophistication. With a moderate cost of living, temperate climate, and an average of 247 days of sunshine per year, Colorado Springs is the perfect place to call home.