Physician Plastic Surgery

Employer
Geisinger
Location
Danville, PA
Posted
May 14, 2022
Ref
R-12066
Specialty
Surgery, Plastic
Position Type
Permanent
Job Summary

A plastic surgeon deals with the repair, reconstruction or replacement of physical defects of form or function involving the skin, musculoskeletal system, craniomaxillofacial structures, hands, extremities, breasts and trunk and external genitalia. They use aesthetic surgical principles not only to improve undesirable qualities of normal structures but in all reconstructive procedures as well. A plastic surgeon possesses special knowledge and skill in the design and surgery of grafts, flaps, free-tissue transfer and replantation. Competence in the management of complex wounds, the use of implantable materials and in tumor surgery is required.

Job Duties

Plastic Surgery Career Opportunities at Geisinger in Pennsylvania

At Geisinger, our established plastic surgery team works with advanced practitioners, specialty staff, and collaborates with peers and other multidisciplinary providers. Microsurgery experience or fellowship training and be adept at performing these cases including autologous breast reconstruction.

Grow your career by joining our established, innovative team:

  • Provide a broad range of services including general plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery (breast augmentation, breast lift, abdominoplasty, body contouring, face lift, liposuction, eyelid lift, brow lift), microsurgical and implant-based breast reconstruction, maxillofacial trauma, and cancer/trauma reconstruction.
  • Participate in teaching, research, and program development - newly integrated Residency program
  • Benefit from an established reconstructive and cosmetic referral base, generated from Geisinger and outside/private practice physicians and surgeons


Please reach out to Christian Kauffman, MD, Chair Plastic Surgery

c/o Sarah Lipka, Physician Recruiter, at slipka1@geisinger.edu or 570-271-5406

https://www.geisingerjobs.org/accolades



    Position Details

    Education

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

    Experience

    Certification(s) and License(s)

    Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania

    OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners. Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We know that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

    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.

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