Orthopaedic Surgeon-Pediatric

Valhalla, NY
Jun 22, 2019
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Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon - WMCHealth Network, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, New York Headline: New, unique opportunity in the beautiful Hudson Valley Region of New York! Just north of New York City! Summary WMCHealth is seeking a board certified/board eligible or equivalent fellowship trained Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon to join its New York Medical College affiliated academic practice. This practitioner will be based predominantly at the Maria Fareri Children's Hospital located in Valhalla, NY and will join a busy pediatric orthopedic and scoliosis practice. The experience will be 100% pediatric and will include general pediatrics with the ability to subspecialize in multiple fields including spinal deformity and scoliosis, hip reconstruction, sports, limb lengthening/deformity correction and neuromuscular disorders. The successful candidate will join an established faculty practice at WMCHealth with academic appointment at the New York Medical College. This employed position provides comprehensive benefits, CME, and malpractice coverage. In addition to board certification or eligibility, the candidate must be able to obtain a New York State medical license. Company Info The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York. The network includes ten hospitals on eight campuses spanning the 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth's greater than 12,000 employees include nearly 3,000 attending physicians. WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley and includes several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, homecare services, and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State. The Westchester Medical Center and the adjacent Maria Fareri Children's Hospital serve as the network hub and provide primary, secondary, and tertiary care to Hudson Valley and surrounding regions. The adult and pediatric facilities have each been designated Level One trauma centers by the American College of Surgeons. The Maria Fareri Children's Hospital is a full service children's hospital serving entire Hudson Valley and the only children's hospital located between New York City and Albany. Westchester County Located close to and with easy access to New York City, the region boasts numerus highly desirable residential communities and Hudson River towns with award winning school systems. The county is also the gateway to a plethora of outdoor activities ranging from ocean swimming and boating to skiing and hiking the Adirondacks or Catskills. To Apply For more information about this opportunity, contact Andrea Ruggiero, Advanced Clinical Recruiter for WMCHealth at (914) 493-2176 or by email at Andrea.Ruggiero@wmchealth.org. Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.