Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Physician

Scranton, Pennsylvania
Oct 09, 2020
Position Type
Job Summary
Geisinger’s Heart Institute is seeking a Cardiothoracic surgeon to join us in the Wilkes Barre/Scranton region of Northeast Pennsylvania.

Job Duties
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,800 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.

The Geisinger’s Heart Institute is seeking a Cardiothoracic surgeon to join us in the Wilkes Barre/Scranton region of Northeast Pennsylvania.

The Cardiac Surgery department is is seeking a surgeon to join adult cardiac surgeon will join three cardiac surgeon s working in a well-established, highgh functioning groupgroup that performs a , high volume of complex cases including over 400 heart and TAVR cases yearly. The cardiac surgery team is strongly supported by an equally distinguished cardiology group providing a full range of services, including advanced EP, structural heart disease procedures, cardio-oncology and heart failure. Experienced physician assistants and nurse practitioners and excellent facilities make for an efficient, pleasant work environment.

The Ideal candidateFor those seeking to work in a leading department of a renowned health system with a strong track record, excellent career growth opportunities, including leadership development and an ongoing commitment to be first in market with new technology and innovations, this position is for you.

Position Details
Geisinger takes pride in the support we provide our providers:
  • Competitive straight salary model linked to quality and value
  • Excellent benefit package, including occurrence-based medical liability coverage
  • Relocation reimbursement
  • Opportunities to participate in teaching, research and innovation
  • Fully integrated electronic health record (Epic)
  • Support and leadership from a full range of dedicated, experienced specialists & subspecialists

At Geisinger, we’ve been focused on advancing the future of health for more than a century. What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities and you.

Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- (Required)

Certification(s) and License(s)
Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania

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.