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Physician (Orthopedic Surgeon)

The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System (SAVAHCS)
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Physician (Orthopedic Surgeon)

                                  Openings in Tucson, Arizona

The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System (SAVAHCS) is offering an exceptional opportunity for a full time provider to join our winning team.   

The selected candidate will provide quality service in our progressive, innovative health care system for our Veteran hospital population.  The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System is seeking a full time orthopedic surgeon with additional training or expertise in shoulder reconstruction.  Duties will include all aspects of orthopedic surgery. Responsibilities will encompass evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of patients in the orthopedic clinic.  A proven track record of excellence in all aspects of shoulder surgery including shoulder arthroscopy, shoulder arthroplasty and reverse total shoulder arthroplasty are highly desired. Fellowship training in shoulder reconstruction and/or sports medicine is also highly desired. Candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and proven clinical capability. Position requires call coverage, and participation in administrative and quality improvement processes. The candidate will participate in physician assistant supervision.  Applicant should have experience in utilization of an electronic medical record. The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System is an active teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Arizona.

Clinical contact, Chief of Orthopedics: nallicheri.venkataramanan@va.gov,  Ph: 520-792-1450 extension 6107.

Preferred Experience: Board Eligible or Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery

Offering competitive salary and benefits, including…

   * 26 Vacation Days     * 13 Sick Days        * 10 Holidays

   * Many Health Plan options    * Vision and Dental plans      * Federal Retirement 

* Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be authorized

For detailed information on these positions, go to https://www.usajobs.gov/ , and enter the control number 467635900 in the Keyword select to view the announcement and to apply for this position.  This is a wonderful opportunity to serve those who have served.  Applications must identify their current citizenship/Visa status.  A current unrestricted medical license in any U.S. state/territory is required.  Candidates must apply on line by submitting a current CV, with three (3) professional references, and complete the on-line questionnaire. The HR point of contact is David Tweedy, (520) 792-1450, ext. 6213.

The Department of Veterans Affairs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Physician (Orthopedic Surgeon)

The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System (SAVAHCS)

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