Excellent Cardiothoracic Surgery Opportunity in Beautiful Tampa, Florida

Tampa, FL
Dec 16, 2016
Position Type

BayCare Medical Group is seeking a Cardiothoracic Surgeon to join our established team, practicing exclusively at St. Joseph's Hospital in Tampa, Florida.

The Cardiothoracic program at St. Joseph’s currently performs the full spectrum of advanced cardiac and thoracic procedures. We have extensive experience in the treatment of complex aortic and mitral valvular disease, complex aortic root disease, thoracic aortic aneurysm disease including TEVAR, and have wide-ranging expertise in off-pump coronary bypass grafting. Our TAVR and MitraClip programs are robust and flourishing with an established collegial and dedicated Heart Valve Team. We are also a national training center for the Convergent Hybrid Maze Procedure, a minimally invasive option for patients with persistent atrial fibrillation. We have a comprehensive thoracic surgery practice including total Thoracoscopic lobectomies and thymectomies. We perform over 500 cardiac cases annually, a number that has increased steadily for the last 5 years.

Interest creating statement: Bay Care Medical Group is Tampa Bay's leading multispecialty group with over 500 providers practicing in more than 160 locations in 43 specialties throughout the Tampa Bay area. We are located in four counties throughout the central Gulf Coast of Florida. As part of BayCare Health System, the region's largest health care provider, we are comprised of a network of outpatient facilities, 14 hospitals, and services such as imaging, lab, behavioral health, and home health care. Connecting patients to a complete range of preventative, diagnostic, and treatment services for any health care need throughout their lifetime is our priority. We offer growing practices robust administrative support in a location that is world-renowned for its sunshine, sports, schools, and exceptional quality of life.

The community: The Tampa Bay area offers the diversity of a casual family-friendly lifestyle in a cosmopolitan city as well as rural and coastal living. St. Petersburg is home to sports teams, entertainment venues, museums, beaches, and a busy downtown with lively foot traffic. Award-winning pristine beaches, crystal clear water, and tranquil gulf breezes can be found at all the beaches in Pinellas County. More natural beauty is found in preserves and state parks throughout Polk, Hillsborough, Pasco, and Pinellas counties. Enjoy college sports, world renowned golf courses, cultural events, recreational activities, and family attractions. 

Other notable features:

We offer:

  • Competitive base salary with RVU productivity incentive
  • Incentive bonus
  • Retirement plan
  • Discretionary allowance
  • Eligibility for member status
  • Insurance (malpractice, health, dental, vision, life, supplemental & dependent life, short & long-term disability)
  • Extras (college savings plan, child care, auto & pet insurance, wellness center, product & service discounts, and more.)

Position Requires: Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Thoracic Surgery with a minimum of 5 years’ experience.

Contact Information: Kelli Drayton | Kelli.Drayton@baycare.org | 727-502-4176