Melanoma and Soft Tissue Oncology Surgeon

Cleveland, Ohio, US
Sep 17, 2022
Position Type
The Cleveland Clinic melanoma and high skin risk cancer group is looking to add another surgical oncologist to treat melanoma as well as other skin cancers, soft tissue malignancies and for the interested applicant, breast pathologies . A successful applicant will see cancer patients in the US News and World Report 5 th Rated Cancer Center, as part of a multi-disciplinary cancer clinic, along with numerous medical and radiation oncologists. There is significant growth opportunity not only for the surgical management of these diseases, but also in terms of clinical trial development and for the appropriate candidate (not required) for basic and translational research. The applicant can be of any level of experience, including a new graduate of a surgical oncology fellowship, as they will joining a senior surgeon who is a leader of this cancer center group, and is a well-known clinical trialist and basic scientist. For those interested in basic science or protected time for clinical research, potential sources of funding are available.

Applicants should have completed a BC/BE general surgery residency and at least completing a surgical oncology fellowship.

The successful candidate will be dynamic and collaborative as they will have opportunities in program building and working in a multidisciplinary manner with colleagues in numerous specialties. The candidate will join a vibrant practice led by an experience melanoma surgeon that will also provide guidance and/or mentorship. A focus on teaching and an interest in participating in active research programs are also desired as we sponsor an ACGME accredited teaching programs.

Cleveland Clinic is ranked as the #2 hospital in the US .

We look forward to your application submittal and the opportunity to have you join us!

Brian Gastman, MD
Co- and Surgical Director of CCF melanoma and high risk skin cancer program
Professor of Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

This dynamic position commands competitive salary enhanced by an attractive benefits package including medical malpractice coverage and a collegial work environment.