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The University of California, San Francisco - Trauma and Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgeon

San Francisco, California
Posted August 2023

The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for an orthopaedic surgeon with trauma and sports medicine subspecialty expertise. This full-time appointment will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, commensurate with experience.

The incumbent will participate in departmental clinical, teaching, and research activities through the Regional Medical Center of San Jose, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, and affiliated healthcare facilities. The incumbent will be expected to collaborate in clinical and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer reviewed journals. The selected individual will also be responsible for and provide an integral role to teach clinically relevant topics for residents, medical students, and fellows.


  • A valid California medical license will be required as a condition of employment.
  • Board certified or eligible in Orthopaedic Surgery.
  • Completed an accredited Orthopaedic Surgery residency program.
  • Completed trauma or sports medicine fellowship programs and possess an interest in both specialties.

  • Associate level candidates will have experience beyond the fellowship year and experience in research and teaching in an academic institution.

  • Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

Please apply online with CV, Cover Letter, a Statement of Contributions to Diversity, and three reference contact at: TRAUMA ACADEMIC POSITION (JPF04428) - AP Recruit (

The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See here. The minimum base salary range for this position is $135,700 - $213,500. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center - Fellowship-Trained Sports Medicine Surgeon

Gastonia, North Carolina
Posted August 2023

Seeking a fellowship-trained sports medicine surgeon who is hardworking, motivated, and team-oriented.

For over 70 years, the specialty-trained doctors at Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center have been established as leading experts in the region. We recognize the importance of having a work-life balance, making us an ideal fit for individuals who understand that business and pleasure are not mutually exclusive. Our location offers close access to large lakes, beaches just 3 hours away, mountains within 2 hours, and a large international airport nearby. We will also be opening a second location in the summer of 2024.

Learn more about this opportunity by visiting here

Ochsner Health - Orthopedic Sports Medicine Physician

Covington, Louisiana
Posted August 2023

Ochsner Health is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Orthopedic Sports Medicine Physician

in Covington, Louisiana to join its expanding, multi- specialty group practice.

Ochsner Health is an integrated healthcare system with more than 36,000 employees and over 4,600 employed and affiliated physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties. It operates 47 hospitals and more than 370 health and urgent care centers across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the Gulf South.

Position Highlights:

  • General Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Coverage
  • Group Subspecialty Practice
  • Join a highly collegial system – wide group comprised of general orthopedics and orthopedic sub-specialties
  • Ochsner Health Center – Covington and St. Tammany Parish Hospital
  • Integrated practice model with a strong, internal referral network
  • 24/7 reliable hospitalists onsite
  • Strong support from collaborative specialties
  • EPIC medical record platform utilized throughout the Ochsner Health System
  • Tort reform state

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Salary is commensurate with experience and training
  • Paid vacation, holidays and CME
  • Full benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Additional benefit options focused on physical, financial, social and mental health
  • Retirement options (401k, 403b, and 457b)
  • Relocation assistance
  • Malpractice and tail insurance

About Ochsner Health:

  • Flexible schedules to ensure a healthy work-life balance.
  • Integrated health care delivery model with multi-specialty collaboration, large internal referral network and innovative resources dedicated to improving patient care and your ease of practice.
  • Physician-led organization that ensures our providers are given the tools and support needed to care for patients.
  • Professional development opportunities in teaching, research, physician leadership and community service.
  • EPIC medical record platform utilized throughout the health system to enhance flexibility in patient management.
  • Our dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is demonstrated by hiring a workforce that celebrates individual uniqueness among people and cultures. We focus our efforts in key areas that correlate back to our core values of Patient First, Compassion, Integrity, Inclusivity, Excellence and Teamwork.

The Northshore region is located in Mandeville, Slidell and Covington, LA north of Lake Pontchartrain from New Orleans. Just 30 miles from New Orleans the Northshore region offers a family oriented low cost of living location with easy access to all the amenities of a city. Known for its many recreational programs for both adults and kids, excellent parks, frequent festivals and community events throughout the year, the Northshore has continued to attract residents to the growing area. Additionally, St Tammany Parish is ranked #1 for its outstanding, award-winning public school system

Interested Physicians, Please Apply Here:

Physician - Orthopedics Sports Medicine - Covington, LA | Ochsner Health Careers

Ochsner is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Southern Maine Health Care - Board Certified/Eligible Orthopedic Sports Surgeon

Biddeford, Maine
Posted August 2023

Southern Maine Health Care, a member of the MaineHealth system, is seeking a Board Certified/Eligible Orthopedic Sports Surgeon with fellowship training to join their team in Biddeford/Sanford, Maine.

Southern Maine Health Care (SMHC) is a non-profit, full-service community hospital with 125 acute care beds. The physician will join a multi-specialty orthopedic department with very low physician turnover. We are seeking to add a physician to our group in response to the growing need for sports medicine care in our community. This will include partnering with our local schools and Universities to support our student athletes.

SMHC Orthopedics and Sports medicine is currently composed of 5 orthopedic surgeons, 1 non-operative sports physician, and 8 advanced care providers. Physicians practice the full range of general orthopedics, providing outpatient acute and chronic orthopedic care at offices in Biddeford, ME and Sanford, ME, performing a wide range of orthopedic surgery, and providing inpatient orthopedic care coverage at Southern Maine Health Care. A full time position includes a 5 day work week with patient care in both locations, and a 6 week call rotation. The group is strongly committed to physician wellness and providing a reasonable work/life balance.

SMHC has a strong connection with the University of New England medical school with third year medical students participating in rotations in orthopedics in addition to our other specialties. SMHC Orthopedics and Sports Medicine has partnered with the university to oversee the orthopedic needs of their varsity athletes.

SMHC also has a strong and collaborative relationship with Maine Medical Center, a tertiary care facility located in Portland, ME, allowing easy access to other orthopedic subspecialists and a variety of educational opportunities.

This is an outstanding opportunity to live and practice in beautiful, coastal Maine. The area provides four season recreational opportunities, including skiing, hiking, boating, biking, and miles of beautiful beaches. Just an hour and a half north of Boston, and 20 minutes south of Portland, the area is safe, vibrant, and has excellent public and private schools.

For additional information regarding the position, please contact:

Kelley A Johnson, Manager, Physician Recruitment

[email protected]

University of Florida - Director of Women’s Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Sports Surgeon

Gainesville, Florida
Posted July 2023

The University of Florida Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine is currently seeking a full-time academic board certified or board eligible Sports Medicine Surgeon to serve as the Director of Women’s Sports Medicine. This position will be an Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor on a tenure–accruing or non-tenure accruing track. Title and salary will be commensurate with experience and academic qualifications.

The Director will lead the effort and will collaborate with multiple specialties to provide coordinated and comprehensive care for women who wish to attain and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Responsibilities will include patient care and teaching with emphasis on women’s sports medicine. Efforts toward extramural funded research is also encouraged.

The successful candidate will have completed an accredited Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, a one-year or greater Sports Medicine Fellowship and passed Part 1 of the Orthopaedic Surgery Boards examination. MD or DO degree is required and the candidate must be eligible for an unrestricted Florida Medical License.

Qualified applicants can apply by submitting a cover letter, curriculum vitae and 3 letters of recommendation here . If accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2HRS or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD). Review of applications will begin May 5, 2023 and will continue until a suitable applicant pool has been established.

For additional information regarding the position, please contact:

C. Parker Gibbs, M.D.

Professor and Chair

Email: [email protected]

The University of Florida is an equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The University of Florida invites all qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities. The University of Florida is a public institution and subject to all requirements under the Florida Sunshine and Public Records laws.

St. Luke’s University Health Network - Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgeons

Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Posted July 2023

St. Luke’s University Health Network is recruiting sports medicine orthopaedic surgeons for our Anderson campus in Easton, Pennsylvania and Monroe Campus is Stroudsburg, PA. The Easton and Stroudsburg market is a rapidly growing area that is in need of strong sports medicine orthopaedic surgeons. We have significant demand of patients wanting to be seen in this region. An ambitious sports medicine surgeon will find significant volume and a successful practice in this opportunity. We have an extensive network of athletic coverage, and this surgeon will see many high-school athletes. There are possibilities to work with our residents in orthopaedic surgery. This is a very desirable place to live and raise a family while enjoying a busy successful practice.

In joining St. Luke’s University Health Network you’ll enjoy:

  • Highly competitive base salary with incentive plan
  • Strong support from our Primary Care Physicians for referrals
  • Sign on bonus and relocation assistance
  • State of the art facilities and offices
  • Well-established reputation in the area
  • Teaching, research, quality improvement and strategic development opportunities

About St. Luke’s University Health Network

Founded in 1872, St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) is a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of more than 18,000 employees providing services at 12 hospitals and 300+ outpatient sites. With annual net revenue greater than $3 billion, the Network’s service area includes 11 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe, Schuylkill and Luzerne counties in Pennsylvania and Warren and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey.

About Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley

Northeastern PA is a beautiful, four-season region with vineyards, Yuengling Brewery, micro-breweries, skiing, trails, fishing, and other outdoor recreation. Family-friendly, the region is known for its warm, welcoming people and sense of community. Set amid gentle hills and charming country sides, Lehigh Valley, PA is home to Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, as well as dozens of small towns and picturesque boroughs, parks, trails, and waterways. Steeped in pre-Colonial, early American, and industrial history, Lehigh Valley is bursting with nationally-recognized events, exciting nightlife, adventurous outdoor activities, and modern and contemporary arts. The region has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing economies in the nation. The Lehigh Valley is home to 11 colleges and universities that award more than 10,000 degrees annually and include prestigious private colleges, state universities, and two community colleges. Whatever your educational interests and needs, Lehigh Valley is a great place to learn. Northeastern PA and the Lehigh Valley are a short drive away from major mid-Atlantic cities including New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington D.C.

For more information please visit and

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV to:

Drea Rosko

Senior Physician Talent Acquisition Specialist

[email protected]

PreferUS Healthcare - Sports Medicine Orthopedic Surgeon

Shanghai, China
Posted May 2023

PreferUS Healthcare, in partnership with Sinarmas and a US nationally-recognized healthcare system has started their first Sports Medicine Surgery Center in Shanghai, China, operational as of March 2023. Shanghai is the largest commercial and financial center in China, with a combination of Eastern and Western cultures, making it an internationally vibrant city. From the skyscrapers of Lujiazui to microbreweries in the Former French Concession, there is a new Shanghai experience for every day.

Position Description:

  • One year Sports Medicine practice employment opportunity
  • New, fully equipped (e.g. Stryker & GE equipment) and integrated office with diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation and Surgi-Center
  • Collaborate with Orthopedic colleagues in a US nationally recognized health system
  • Dedicated support staff

Position Description:

  • Medical Degree from an Accredited University
  • State Medical License
  • Board Certified or Eligible Sports Medicine trained Orthopedic Surgeon
  • English (Chinese beneficial but not a requirement - translators will be provided)

Excellent communication, patient-focus, and organizational skills.

As a start-up, there is an emphasis on growing and developing our center, which will include public speaking and engagement with the local community.

We offer a competitive, guaranteed salary with benefits package. Learn more about PreferUS Healthcare.

For immediate consideration, please email your CV to David Farrick: mailto:[email protected]

The Olmsted Medical Center (OMC) - Sports Medicine Orthopedic Surgeon

Rochester, MN
Posted April 2023

Olmsted Medical Center (OMC), is looking for a full-time BC/BE Sports Medicine Surgeon, with expertise and focus in sports medicine/surgery, to join our multi-specialty team in Rochester, MN. Graduate of an accredited ACGME Orthopedic Surgery residency required. Additional completion of Sports Fellowship training program preferred. OMC offers a fast-paced practice with a state-of-the art electronic medical record – (EPIC).

What to expect:

  • Robust and growing practice with four orthopedic surgeons, a nonsurgical sports medicine specialist, and a sports medicine and athletic performance training center. Team approach with APCs, athletic trainers, cast techs, and medical assistants
  • Dedicated OR block time.
  • Level IV trauma center with 1:4 call.
  • Built in referral base consisting of over 60 primary care providers and an APC-staffed orthopedic walk-in clinic.
  • Guaranteed salary for 2 years followed by production-based salary. Competitive compensation and benefits package.

OMC, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, has been southeastern Minnesota’s hometown healthcare provider since 1949. OMC has over 1,300 healthcare professionals (which includes 193 clinicians) serving at over 22 locations.

With more than 35 specialties, OMC is best known for its convenient, quality personal care. Each year, the Olmsted Medical Center team sees over 330,000 patients, performs over 4,800 major surgical operations, cares for over 21,000 patients in our Emergency Care department, and delivers nearly 1,000 babies.

Rochester, the third largest city in Minnesota, is a vibrant, diverse, and professional community that offers many opportunities. To learn more, visit here.

Please submit your Cover Letter and CV to Deb Cardille: [email protected]

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Contact Information:

Deb Cardille
Clinician Recruiter
Olmsted Medical Center

Phone: 507.529.6748

Email: [email protected]

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