Mercy Health Physicians-Youngstown is seeking a board certified or board eligible orthopedic hand and upper extremity surgeon to join our Orthopedics and Sports Medicine department. Primary responsibilities include inpatient and outpatient clinical care for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of patients who suffer from upper extremity musculoskeletal injuries. This physician must possess procedural competence to enhance the function of patients affected body parts, heal injuries, and alleviate pain, which includes treatment of chronic and acute injuries in patients.
The Mercy Health Physicians Youngstown Orthopedics and Sports Medicine practices are large and high volume in the region, with a total of 9 employed orthopedic surgeons including 3 fellowship trained in sports medicine, 3 general orthopedists, 2 fellowship trained in orthopedic trauma, and 1 fellowship trained in upper extremity and hand. The orthopedic service line is experiencing growth and needs an additional upper extremity and hand specialist in orthopedics. The call model includes 10 days of hand call per month, which 3 of those days will include orthopedic call at our level 1 trauma location with weekend and holiday rotation equally distributed.
Mercy Health Youngstown - Orthopedics is a regional provider of choice for orthopedic services as we demonstrate patient-centered, superior outcomes. In partnership with its physicians, Mercy Health provides comprehensive orthopedic services that are locally accessible to patients across the Tri-county community. Our patients seamlessly navigate through our coordinated services guided by care protocols and pathways designed to enhance the patient experience through demonstrated value.
This is a hospital employment opportunity and there are no overhead or buy-in requirements. Mercy Health offers a highly competitive salary, relocation and loan repayment benefits, a generous annual CME stipend, 403B with employer matching and 457 retirement plans, group disability coverage, and other benefits.
New graduates and current trainees will be strongly considered, and a training stipend is available to those still in fellowship training. Our physician partners are committed to mentoring any new graduate that is hired.