The University of Virginia Physicians Group, in conjunction with Riverside Medical Group, is currently seeking a full time, talented Cardiothoracic Surgeon to join our team at Riverside Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery located at Riverside Medical Center in Newport News, Virginia.
Under the visionary leadership of Dr. Art Martella, Riverside's Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery, and Dr. Ourania Preventza, Division Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University Of Virginia School Of Medicine, this position marks the beginning of an exciting strategic affiliation between UVA and Riverside Health Systems.
For over twenty years, Riverside Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery has committed to providing quality and patient-centered care in all aspects of cardiovascular and thoracic disease close to home. The “Riverside Care Difference” reflects our commitment to quality, safety, and service. We utilize the latest technology and clinical techniques with a personal approach while offering extraordinary care based on fast access to comprehensive expertise and resources of RMG.
Riverside Regional Medical Center is a comprehensive medical facility (part of a four hospital system), offering advanced diagnostics, emergency medical treatment with a Level II Trauma Center, advanced cardiac and thoracic treatment options, five cardiac cauterization labs and advanced imaging.
Criteria for the position shall be excellence in the overall mix of cardiothoracic clinical care, which includes:
Coronary artery disease
Aortic and mitral valve repair/replacement
Endovascular interventions, aortic surgery, lung and esophageal disease management
Participation in clinical trials
Honesty, integrity and an eagerness to work
Graduate of Accredited medical school with degree of Doctor of Medicine (MD).
Completion of an Accredited Residency in Cardiothoracic Surgery.
Board certification, or eligibility, in cardiothoracic surgery. If newly graduated from residency, certification must be obtained within 2 years of graduation. Board certification must be kept current.
Unrestricted license to practice within the Commonwealth of Virginia,
Current DEA certificate without restriction
For more information and to apply, please click HERE.
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