General Surgeon - Legacy Medical Group, Portland Oregon
Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center, part of the Legacy Health system, is actively recruiting for a general surgeon to join our team. The well-established practice currently includes 3 general surgeons. The candidate will have comfort in all aspects of all general surgery. In addition, experience or fellowship training in hernia and complex abdominal wall reconstruction is preferred. The candidate must also have experience with open, laparoscopic, and robotic techniques. The candidate will be expected take acute care surgery call, supporting our emergency department and system wide transfer center. No trauma coverage is required.
Selected candidate must be team-oriented and have the ability to interact well with colleagues inside and out of the group. Our surgeons interact regularly with multiple surgical and non-surgical subspecialties as well as the hospitalist service and outpatient Primary Care. Good Samaritan Hospital shares and academic affiliation with Oregon Health and Science University, serving as a community site for the General Surgery Residency Program. Candidate will be expected to participate in clinical education. No research is required.
Candidate must have an MD or DO degree and be eligible for state medical license. Successful candidate must have completed a general surgery residency program, be board certified / eligible by the American Board of Surgery and possess an active ACLS. All qualifications must be met by the time of appointment.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled. Sorry, no J1 or H-1B visa opportunities. For additional information please formally apply or contact Forrest Brown at FOBROWN@LHS.ORG