Intra-Abdominal Transplant Surgeon & Hepatologist

Valhalla, NY
Jun 22, 2019
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The Division of Transplant at New York Medical College-Westchester Medical Center is seeking Board Certified/Board Eligible Transplant Hepatologist to join our group oftransplant hepatologists. Qualified candidates will provide transplant services to patients with end stage liver disease, focusing on potential liver transplant recipients, pre transplant workup and evaluation, providing post-transplantation care, and managing immunosuppression. The candidate will participate in patient selection conferences, liver transplant clinic, hepatitis C management, and house staff teaching. The successful candidate will be board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and have completed a certified Hepatology Transplant Fellowship or have the experience to qualify under the UNOS clinical experience pathway. We provide Hepatology consultative services, ICU care, acute and chronic liver services in a private practice and clinic setting. We have a vibrant, growing liver transplant program. Our Hepatologists are directly involved in all phases of transplant care and work closely with our transplant surgeons in a collaborative team atmosphere. Participation and productivity in research is expected. WMCHealth is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with ten hospitals on seven campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region's only acute care children's hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, a state of the art Telemedicine program, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley. Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.