Cardiothoracic Surgeon needed in Knoxville, TN!!
Medical Center is seeking to recruit a cardiovascular surgeon.
Must be board certified/eligible with some experience preferred
Program will have 2.5 surgeons inclusive of the recruit and is a highly regarded group established over 40 years ago
CVT surgery is supported by our 32 employed CV providers (all markets refer CVT to the Medical Center), as well as many loyal, independent providers
Accomplished cardiovascular surgery team and dedicated step down unit to serve recovering patients
Ability to perform Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) required and thoracic surgery capacity preferred.
Minimally invasive valves (50% aortic/80% mitral)
Program participates in Society of Thoracic Surgeons’ (STS) national database for quality
25% of patients extubated in the OR
Replacing relocating physician so immediate productive schedule
Comprehensive Package that may include all of the following:
Competitive Salary based on the MGMA guidelines
Incentive Bonus based on WRUVs
Medical Education Debt Assistance
CME, Licensure, Dues, Subscriptions
Vacation, Health, Dental, Vision benefits
Mid-Level Supervision Compensation
Knoxville is in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and is home to the University of Tennessee, Tennessee Valley Authority, and close to a National Lab and high-tech industry. Perfect for those loving the outdoors. With a population of approx. 600K, the city also has many culture opportunities. The Knox County school system is very strong with a variety of public schools. With Low crime, mild weather, and no state income tax, Knoxville is a great place to raise a family and grow a practice.