The Cleveland Clinic is seeking a Pediatric Pulmonologist to join our Center for Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine within the Pediatric Institute of Cleveland Clinic Childrens Hospital. The position will have privileges at Cleveland Clinic and Cleveland Clinic Childrens Hospital for Rehabilitation, one of only 13 free-standing pediatric rehab hospitals nationwide, located 2 miles from the Clinics Main Campus.
The Center for Pediatric Pulmonary provides a variety of both inpatient and outpatient clinical services, with teaching responsibilities for medical students, residents and fellows. Existing programs include severe asthma, BPD, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, bronchoscopy, aerodigestive, home ventilator, and sleep medicine. We have active partnerships with our PICU, NICU, Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery teams and the #3 nationally ranked adult Pulmonary Medicine program.
The successful applicant should be board certified or board eligible in Pediatric Pulmonology. Additional Board Eligibility/Certification in Sleep Medicine is desired and prior sleep medicine experience is preferred. Experience with bronchoscopy is required and a passion for caring for children with complex medical needs.
Cleveland Clinic Childrens is consistently ranked as one of the best childrens hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and has 389 staffed beds, located at the main campus, our free-standing Childrens Hospital for Rehabilitation, and in 4 other satellite hospitals across Northeast Ohio. Our staff includes more than 300 physicians in 55 pediatric medical and surgical specialties providing over 692,000 outpatient visits, 13,500 inpatient admissions, 10,721 surgeries, and accepting over 1,500 transports per year. Cleveland Clinic healthcare system was recently ranked 2nd in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and is a world leader in patient safety and patient experience.
The melting-pot culture that has helped establish Cleveland as a vibrant and versatile metropolitan area adds a unique flair to the lifestyle here. The Cleveland area is a very comfortable and affordable place to live with a variety of available activities, great school systems, world class cultural activities and is a great place to raise a family.
John Carl, MD
Director, Center for Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine