Director of Cardiovascular Surgery - Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon
Sep 19, 2016
Position Type

The Providence Heart and Vascular Institute in Oregon is seeking an outstanding cardiovascular surgeon and visionary leader to serve as Director of Cardiovascular Surgery. The cardiac surgery program for the Heart and Vascular Institute is located on the Providence St. Vincent campus serving as a regional referral center, and is the single highest volume cardiac surgical service in the area. The program has a long history of clinical excellence and innovation. Well-established structural heart, VAD, and advanced endovascular programs support a robust portfolio of clinical trials and investigative work. In addition to leading a group of cardiac and vascular surgeons, the Director of Cardiovascular Surgery will provide leadership and oversight to dedicated cardiac operating rooms and the cardiac surgical recovery unit. As part of the executive leadership team, the Director will help develop and implement innovative care and growth strategies for the Institute. Protected time will be provided for both administrative and investigative work.

The Providence Heart and Vascular Institute, the largest provider of cardiovascular care in Oregon, is a truly integrated cardiovascular service line with more than 80 highly skilled specialists serving multiple hospitals and clinic locations throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. Each year, more than 15,000 patients benefit from the latest advances in diagnosis and treatment. The Institute is the hub of vast data registries in cardiovascular care, providing unique opportunities for data mining, outcomes research, and the development of predictive analytic tools. Through clinical research trials, our patients have access to the most innovative and comprehensive cardiovascular care in the state. The Institute consistently receives national recognition for excellence.

Portland has a metro population over two million but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national “livability” contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a “bastion of good living” and “one of our national capitals of cool.” With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.

Providence Health & Services is an integrated, not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and providers in Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. We are affiliated with Swedish Health Services, Pacific Medical Centers, Kadlec, and Facey Medical Group, sharing one EMR and best practices to create healthier communities, together. Learn more at:

Qualified candidates should send a copy of their CV and a brief expression of interest to:

Daniel Oseran MD

Executive Medical Director Providence Heart and Vascular Institute

c/o Kristi Olsen