|Department||UHA-Heart & Vascular Institute|
|Cost Center||HVI - CT Surgery (124)|
|Title||Physician-Surgery, Cardiothoracic -133|
The Department of Cardiothoracic and Thoracic Surgery in the WVU School of Medicine and the WVU Heart & Vascular Instituteare actively recruiting a board certified/eligible cardiothoracic surgeon with a specialty interest in Adult Cardiac Surgery for Wheeling Hospital. The Division works within a multidisciplinary framework and provides comprehensive cardiac care to our patients, fostering a collaborative quality and outcome-driven framework.
At the WVU Heart & Vascular Institute, you’ll join a renowned team of surgeons, medical and interventional cardiologists, radiologists, vascular specialists, and others making an extraordinary difference in the lives of patients not only locally, but across our entire state and region. We do so by recruiting some of the finest physicians from across the country – men and women who are often recognized leaders in their specialty or subspecialty; investing heavily in new technology; practicing – and frequently developing – the latest techniques in heart and vascular care; and placing the highest emphasis on achieving great quality outcomes. While this position will be primarily based in Wheeling, WV, the WVU Heart Institute operates several satellite clinics whereby all section faculty have the opportunity to participate at the discretion of the department.
WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine is a 10-hospital $ 2.5 billion integrated health care delivery system anchored by a 800-bed academic medical center that offers quaternary care.
Successful candidates must have an MD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must be board-certified, or board eligible in cardiovascular surgery. For appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor rank, a demonstrated track-record of leadership, excellent communication skills, and publications in high-impact journals are required. All qualifications must be met by the time of appointment.
Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more about the Department visit or submit your CV directly to Kelli Piccirillo, Sr. Human Resources Generalist – Physician Recruitment firstname.lastname@example.org.
West Virginia University & University Health Associates are an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.