Chief, Section of Neurosurgery

Lebanon, New Hampshire
Mar 18, 2023
Position Type
Dartmouth Health and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth are seeking an accomplished and dynamic surgeon to lead our clinically-active and academically-focused Neurosurgery team.

This individual will have primary responsibility for Neurosurgical care delivery and strategic integration across Dartmouth Health service locations and affiliates. As Section Chief, this physician will work closely with the Chair of Surgery to ensure continued growth of the comprehensive neurosciences enterprise which includes all neurosurgical subspecialties covering a large regional catchment area.

The Section includes a research portfolio consisting of NIH and other externally-funded programs, as well as a longstanding ACGME-accredited Neurosurgery residency. There is a strong academic environment providing the full spectrum of subspecialty clinical services. The ideal candidate will relish the opportunity to grow Dartmouth Health's clinical and academic programs and will foster interdisciplinary inquiry and collaboration.

Cover letters should be addressed to:
Sandra L. Wong, MD, MS
William N and Bessie Allyn Professor of Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
Senior Vice President, Surgical Service Line

The individual will be an employee of the Dartmouth Health Clinic and will receive an academic appointment as a member of the faculty of the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. Candidates at the full professor level are encouraged.

Dartmouth Health offers an outstanding benefits package including paid vacation, holidays, and sick days, competitive CME allowances and dedicated CME time, medical/dental/vision coverage, employer-funded retirement plan options, and a generous relocation bonus.

The Dartmouth Health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income tax or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry, and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Dartmouth Cancer Center, 5 affiliated hospitals, and over 30 ambulatory clinics across the region. With destinations like Boston, New York, the seacoast, and ski country within driving distance, New Hampshire is the ideal place to work and play.

Required Licensure/Certifications

  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • Must obtain and maintain a medical license in the state of New Hampshire

Dartmouth Health is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.