Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

Wilkes Barre, PA
Feb 05, 2019
Position Type
  Join the team America is watching


To match its phenomenal growth, the Musculoskeletal Institute at Geisinger, a national leader in quality, innovation, research and education is seeking board-certified/board-eligible fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeons for Geisinger Wyoming Valley and Geisinger Community Medical Center.  


Geisinger Community Medicine Center; located in Scranton, Pa., is an acute care hospital licensed for 297 beds and houses the only Level II trauma center in Lackawanna County.


Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is an acute care hospital that is licensed for 274 beds, and houses the only Level II Trauma center in Luzerne County.


Geisinger’s Musculoskeletal Institute has 74 physicians and over 650 employees providing comprehensive care for patients with physical medicine & rehabilitation, orthopedic foot and ankle, hand and wrist, elbow and shoulder, hip and knee, sports medicine, trauma and cancer conditions. The mission of the Musculoskeletal Institute is to provide the highest-quality patient care, to improve mobility and to enhance the quality of life for all, while advancing the science of orthopedic surgery and its related disciplines through research and education. Excellence pervades our patient care, teaching, learning, opportunities and diversity. We stand ready to achieve prominence by engaging a mindset of “all things possible.”


Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family. Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care.  A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 13 hospital campuses, two research centers and nearly 1,600 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians. 


Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare. For more information, contact Michael Suk, MD, JD, MPH, MBA, FACS, Chairman, Musculoskeletal Institute and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, c/o Matthew McKinney, Talent Management, at 570-271-7003 or mwmckinney@geisinger.edu.


We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.