Pediatric Surgeon Geisinger

Danville, PA
Sep 18, 2018
Position Type
  Join our team discover for yourself how Geisinger’s award-winning, physician-led system focuses on patient care through innovative care models, compassionate providers and robust, integrated technology.

Geisinger Janet Weis Children’s Hospital in Danville, Pa., is seeking a BC/BE, full-time pediatric general surgeon to join Geisinger Medical Center’s Department of Surgery. Our collaborative group consists of three pediatric surgeons, two PAs, three trauma nurses and one pediatric surgical nurse

Current providers:

- Alfred Kennedy, MD – Trained at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City

- Chris Coppola, MD – Trained at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

- Ronald Scorpio, MD – Trained at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto


•           Level II pediatric trauma center

•           Opportunity for teaching medical students and surgical and pediatric residents

•           Clinical research opportunities are available.

•           High volume of neonatal and index cases

•           Supported by a full complement of pediatric medical/surgical subspecialties

•           Generous Compensation starting at the Large Clinic Survey 50 % ile

•           Full Benefits and relocation package


Geisinger Janet Weis Children’s Hospital is an 89-bed children’s hospital with a 30-bed NICU, a 14-bed PICU and separate wards for infants, toddlers and adolescents.

Geisinger Health System serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey – AtlantiCare. A physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy.



Please contact: Sarah Lipka, Geisinger or 570-271-5406