Acute Care Surgeon

New Hyde Park, New York
Oct 16, 2019
Surgery, Trauma
Position Type

Northwell Health is seeking a full-time Acute Care Surgeon BE/BC in Surgical Critical Care to join the faculty at our Long Island Jewish Medical Center campus (in New Hyde Park, NY). This is an excellent opportunity to work as a Clinician Educator in a high acuity academic environment with a very supportive and experienced team.

The qualified candidate will join a team of four other surgical attendings in the Division of Acute Care Surgery. Surgeons will rotate through the 13-bed Surgical ICU and Emergency General Surgery services. Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, more than 600 outpatient facilities, and nearly 15,000 affiliated physicians.  LIJMC is one of Northwell Health’s flagship hospitals, providing the full spectrum of clinical health care services for patients of all ages. We offer a wide range of specialty and sub-specialty residency programs, postgraduate training programs and clinical fellowships for research and education.

The right candidate will have a strong commitment to medical student and resident education. Interest in translational and/or clinical research is also desirable. We are an equal opportunity employer; rank at the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell will be commensurate with qualifications.

Long Island Jewish Medical Center offers world-class cardiology, cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, orthopedics, head and neck oncology, urology, gynecology, and vascular programs. Our 48-acre campus features three major facilities (Long Island Jewish Hospital, Cohen Children's Medical Center, and Zucker Hillside Hospital).

Long Island Jewish is a 524-bed, not-for-profit teaching hospital serving the greater metropolitan New York area. Patients come first in everything we do. Our primary focus is on the complete care of the patient, with a healing environment, compassionate hospitality, and a collaborative team approach to ensure the best outcomes for our patients. In our advanced facilities for medical, surgical, dental and obstetrical care, our expert staff uses some of the most advanced diagnostic and treatment technologies available today. The experienced acute care and trauma surgeons at Long Island Jewish Medical Center collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to provide world-class care for life-threatening injuries, critical illnesses, and routine surgery. The acute care surgery services are a combination of trauma surgery, surgical critical care, and emergency general surgery.

For more information and to apply, please contact Romaine Walton, Senior Physician Recruiter, at

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