Academic Advanced Pediatric Non-Invasive Cardiologist

Location
Loma Linda University, Loma Linda
Posted
Jul 27, 2022
Specialty
Cardiology
Position Type
Permanent

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is seeking a Board Certified Advanced Pediatric Non-Invasive Cardiologist with at least three years post-fellowship experience. A prior 4th fellowship in non-invasive imaging is preferred. The ideal candidate should possess a strong track record of expertise in the non-invasive field, with specialized skills in fetal echocardiography, transthoracic echoes, and performing/reading transesophageal studies. Experience in CT/MRI is also preferred but not required.

The successful applicant will join a team of academic pediatric cardiologists providing a full spectrum of clinical pediatric cardiology services with expertise in multi-modal diagnostic imaging, interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, fetal cardiology, heart failure, cardiac transplantation, and pulmonary hypertension. Responsibilities would include echocardiography (transthoracic, transesophageal, fetal, and 3D), and if applicable, cardiac MRI, and cardiac CT angiography. Academic affiliations will be available starting at the Assistant/Associate Professor level and adjusted depending on prior experience.

LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL:

Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital is a 364-bed tertiary/quaternary children’s hospital located in Loma Linda, California, and provides care for the children of the Inland Empire and the Greater Southern California Region. A brand new state-of-the-art medical center opened in 2021, which is the new home for pediatric cardiac imaging including echocardiography, stress testing, and the catheterization laboratories, featuring two new biplane Siemens Artis q.Zen catheterization laboratories. The Children’s Hospital Heart program was ranked in the top 50 programs by US News and World report and performs approximately 300 cardiac surgeries a year and around 450-550 cases in our catheterization. Approximately 9,000 echocardiograms including 1100 fetal echocardiograms are performed annually.

LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY FACULTY MEDICAL GROUP:

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Children’s Hospital, and School of Medicine, with the mission to deliver whole-person care at a world-class level of clinical excellence. The Medical Center serves as the largest tertiary referral source in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties with a surrounding population approaching 4 million.

For over 100 years, Loma Linda University Health has been dedicated to excellence in health care, research, and education. We are expanding and enhancing our already robust research enterprise through a new collaborative research center and program endowments.

Loma Linda University Health continues to lead in integrating a faith-based approach to whole person health care. As a Seventh-day Adventist organization, our mission is to follow the healing and teaching ministry of Jesus Christ 'to make man whole.' Together, we strive for Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness.

ABOUT THE AREA:

Loma Linda, Redlands and the surrounding communities are nestled at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains in Southern California. The desert, ski resorts, beaches, and major cities (Los Angeles and San Diego) are all within 45 – 90 minutes. The local schools are some of the best in the state of California.

This is not a J-1 opportunity.