Cardiothoracic Surgery Opportunity in Berks County, Pennsylvania

Reading, PA

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Penn State Health St. Joseph

Penn State Health

Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center is seeking a cardiothoracic surgeon to join our growing practice at Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, PA. The ideal candidate will have an interest in all facets of state-of-the-art cardiac surgery, including TAVR. The surgeon joining the team will be part of the Penn State Health Heart and Vascular service line, which provides quality cardiovascular care to patients of Pennsylvania.

The successful candidate will be based at Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center and will be part of a collaborative Heart and Vascular team. If interested, opportunities for clinical research and teaching may be available to the selected candidate. The selected candidate will work closely with experienced cardiology and vascular surgery partners at Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center.

Candidates should be ABTS BC/BE and will have completed an ACGME approved surgery residency. Three to five years’ experience is preferred, but exceptional junior candidates will be considered.

Job Requirements:

· Medical degree - M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent

· Eligible for licensure in the state of Pennsylvania

· Completion of an accredited Fellowship program

· Board certification/eligibility in CT Surgery

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

About Penn State Health

Located in Central Pennsylvania, the Penn State Health system offers inviting and safe communities to live, work, play, and learn. The surrounding neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a more suburban setting or thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture. The area is rich in history and offers all the beautiful inspiration of the four seasons. You’ll discover numerous opportunities for day trips, local adventures, outdoor and indoor activities. We're conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington DC. Nearby airports and Amtrak stations along with close proximity to major interstates make living in Central Pennsylvania convenient and fulfilling from both professional and personal perspectives.

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.


Posted July 15, 2021