Trauma Critical Care Surgery Geisinger

Scranton, PA
Feb 05, 2019
Position Type
  Geisinger’s Northeast Pennsylvania Trauma department is seeking BE/BC Critical Care Trauma Surgeons to join their state verified Level II Trauma Centers located in Wilkes-Barre & Scranton, Pennsylvania. These hospitals are part of our Geisinger Health System. 

This is an outstanding opportunity for another member to join our team in providing care to patients in the NEPA in all three facets of Acute Care Surgery. In addition to providing coverage of the trauma service and surgical critical care, there is an active emergency general surgery service, with dedicated OR time. 

·         Our Trauma dept includes eleven Critical Care Trauma Surgeons and a team of Physician Assistants assisting with the care of the patients in both the inpatient setting, and in the trauma/ emergency general surgery clinic.

·         The trauma program is supported by a surgical residency program, with four residents per year.

·         Additional PI staff, outreach, and registry staff who facilitate patient care

·         There is an opportunity to conduct clinical research.

·         Busy trauma center with 30+ years of service covering 6 counties in northeast PA. 

·         Opportunity to get become involved in resident and medical student education with the potential for an academic appointment at the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine commensurate with your experience.

Living in Northeast Pennsylvania

Safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, and Natural Beauty collide

2 hours to New York City and Philadelphia

International Airport, Sporting Events, Ski Resorts, and Fine Dining

9 Universities and Graduate Institutions in the immediate area plus excellent public and private schools

Local mountain range provides great fishing, skiing, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, and biking

Enjoy a day trip to NYC, the Beach, or the mountains in the Poconos

Progressive and diverse city region of over 550K

 For more information, visit or contact:

Sarah Lipka,Talent Management Consultant, Geisinger

570-271-5406 or