Thoracic Surgery - Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Park Ridge, IL

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Advocate Aurora Health Care

Advocate Aurora Health has an exceptional opportunity for a dynamic minimally invasive Thoracic Surgeon to join a general thoracic surgery group in the Chicago Metropolitan area. The position will be based at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge with some outreach to other locations.

Training and/or experience required:

•             Completion of an accredited thoracic surgery program

•             Must be board certified in Thoracic Surgery

•             Robotic surgical skills required

•             Prefer 5 years post training experience

•             Excellent leadership skills along with a strong drive to grow a program

•             Patient centered with excellent communication skills

•             Collaborative team player

 Program Overview:

 •             You will become part of a collaborative, experienced team in a supportive organization

•             This busy practice has enjoyed substantial growth caring for a diverse patient population

•             Opportunity to share your passion and innovation and assist in the continued growth of this already successful program

•             Enjoy performing a broad range of thoracic procedures including MIS, robotic, and endoscopic procedures for lung and esophagus

About Advocate Aurora Health Care

One shared purpose brought us together. Now, as the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the United States, our combined strength and stability drives us forward.About Advocate Health CareAdvocate Health Care is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates nearly 400 sites of care and 12 hospitals, including two of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, five Level I trauma centers (the state’s highest designation in trauma care), three Level II trauma centers, one of the area’s largest home health and hospice companies and one of the region’s largest medical groups. Advocate Health Care trains more primary care physicians and residents at its four teaching hospitals than any other health system in the state. As a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ, Advocate contributed $692 million in charitable care and services to communities across Chicagoland and Central Illinois in 2016.About Aurora Health CareAurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin-area health care provider and a national leader in efforts to improve health care quality. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 30 counties throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Aurora is Wisconsin’s most comprehensive health care provider and the state’s largest private employer. Aurora serves more than 1.2 million patients every year via a comprehensive network of facilities, services and providers, including 15 hospitals, more than 150 clinics, more than 70 pharmacies and more than 33,000 caregivers. As evidenced by more than 300 active clinical trials, Aurora is dedicated to delivering innovations to provide the best possible care today, and to define the best care for tomorrow.


Posted January 27, 2021