Opportunity: Non Operative Orthopaedic Surgery, Part time FY'22
 Opportunity Details
Specialty: Surgery, Ortho: General
Other Specialties Considered:

Location: Galax/Wytheville, VA, USA
Region: Rural
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Location Overview:

Southwest Virginia offers four-seasons, affordable living, ample outdoor recreational activities, cultural and professional opportunities. It is home to nationally and internationally acclaimed colleges and universities.

 Offer Details
Relocation Paid: ALLOWANCE
Vacation: YES
Other Benefits:
  • Health/Vision with Wellness Incentives and Pharmacy
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability
  • Retirement Savings Plans - 403(b) and Deferred Compesnation
  • Employer Funded Pension plan
  • PAID malpractice and tail

 Job Description

Carilion Clinic and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is searching for a General Non-Operative Orthopaedic Surgeon to work part time, 3 days a week.  The ideal candidate is an experienced Orthopaedic Surgeon who can handle a high volume of patients. The purpose of this position is to provide the portal for new patients for a first evaluation to determine the Orthopaedic pathway and appropriate approach to care/treatment or to see patients for follow up visits.  This position does not include having a surgical practice. The primary work locations are in the Family Medicine practices located in Galax and Wytheville, Virginia. The Carilion Clinic Orthopaedic Department includes 41+ Physicians and 20+ Physician extenders in seven subspecialty sections providing patient centered care throughout the region.

Carilion Clinic is the largest not-for-profit integrated health system in western Virginia serving one million people. Carilion includes seven hospitals, 220+ practice locations, and 24 GME programs with 750+ multi-specialty physicians in over 75+ specialties. Carilion is a physician-led, collaborative, interdisciplinary Integrated Healthcare Delivery System with a common philosophy of patient first. In 2007, Carilion partnered with Virginia Tech to create the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute.

Galax is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwest Virginia on the county line of Grayson and Carroll Counties. It is an independent city with a population of 6,837. Galax is located 82 miles southwest of Roanoke, Virginia, 68 miles northwest of Winston-Salem, NC, and about 100 miles north of Charlotte, NC. Many folklorists believe that the counties surrounding Galax are richer in traditional music than any in the United States. Annual festivals and weekly gatherings celebrate traditional music. Whether it is the fiddler's convention, square dance, or at one of the many shows that feature Old Time and Bluegrass, the tradition continues in Galax, Virginia.

Wytheville, Virginia is a rural community located in Wythe County which is surrounded by Pulaski County, Smyth County, and Carroll County. Wytheville is located at the intersection of I-77 and I-81 allowing easy access to both major corridors. Wytheville is conveniently located 30 minutes from Blacksburg, VA - home to Virginia Tech, 1 hour from Johnson City, TN, 1 hour from Roanoke, VA, and 2 hours from Charlotte, NC. Wytheville is home to The Wolhlfart HausTheater, a state-of-the-art German-themed dinner theater nestled in the beautiful Appalachian mountains of southwest Virginia. Historical Abingdon, VA, home to The Barter Theater, is also conveniently located within 30 miles.

Carilion Clinic is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We embrace a diverse workforce and provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified candidates without regard to Race, Color, Religion, Sex, National Origin, Protected Veterans.

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Community Overview
Founded in 1790, Wythe County was named for George Wythe, the first signer of the Declaration of Independence for Virginia.
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 Community Links
  • VA State Website - Wytheville
  • Visit Wytheville
  • Wytheville
    Hospital Overview
    As the area's leading healthcare provider, Carilion New River Valley Medical Center's unique hospital facility and dedicated healthcare professionals provide excellent quality patient care and comfort. Our physicians, hospital staff and volunteers create a highly personalized and supportive environment, and deliver care using advanced diagnostic, medical and surgical procedures. More area residents choose us for their healthcare needs than any other medical facility in our area. CNRV offers a wide array of comprehensive services. From our Emergency Level III Trauma unit to our home-like mother/baby care suite, we are a full-service, regional medical facility, serving the New River Valley and beyond. We host the highest number of sub-specialty physicians and surgeons serving the New River Valley. We also have access, through Carilion Clinic to an even higher array of services, if needed. Many of these technologies, such as Cyberknife surgery or Robotic Heart Surgery, which are not available anywhere else in Virginia. Our excellent healthcare team and support staff of nearly 1000 people provide exceptional care and customer service that is second to none. Carilion New River Valley Medical Center is located off Interstate 81 near Radford (Exit 109), which puts us conveniently in the heart of the New River Valley serving our community every day. For a list of services and more information go to www.carilion.com/cnrv/ or call us at 540-731-2000.
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     Hospital Links
  • 2020 Carilion Clinic Annual Report
  • Carilion Clinic
  • Carilion New River Valley Medical Center
  • VA Dept of Health Incentive Program
     Contact Information
    Contact: Andrea Henson, Director, Professional Recruitment and Onboarding
    Carilion Clinic
    213 S. Jefferson St., Suite 1401
    Roanoke, VA 24011
    Email: ahenson@carilionclinic.org
    Phone: (540) 224-5241
    Fax: (540) 983-1169

    If you are interested in learning more, or if you have knowledge of an individual who may be seeking an excellent practice opportunity, please contact us.