Pediatric Orthopaedist Opportunity

Near Hershey, PA

Inpatient and outpatient

Penn State Hershey Childrens Hospital

Penn State Health

Job Highlights

  • Top pick in specialty
  • High Earning Potential
  • Great Nightlife Nearby
  • Less than 3 Hours from Hunting Areas
  • The Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a full-time BC/BE fellowship-trained Pediatric Orthopaedist. Sub-specialty interest welcome but not a requirement. The division currently includes 3 full time Pediatric Orthopedic surgeons, 2 Physician’s Assistants and a Nurse Coordinator. This is an excellent opportunity to join a regional referral, tertiary care practice at a large freestanding and full-service children's hospital. Our extensive referral base includes five primary counties in central Pennsylvania, as well as referrals from the extended central Pennsylvania region. This is an academic-style practice with strong subspecialty programs in all aspects of adult orthopaedic care as well.

    The qualified candidate will be a full-time faculty member of the Penn State Health Department of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation, and hold an academic rank within the Penn State College of Medicine.

    What we’re seeking:

    Medical degree – MD, DO, or foreign equivalent

    BC/BE in Orthopaedic Surgery

    Fellowship training in Pediatric Orthopaedics required

    Sub-specialty interest welcome but not a requirement

    Excellent patient care abilities and interest in teaching as well as participation in clinical research

    What we offer:

    Outstanding academic program with a national reputation

    Highly collaborative culture

    Interaction with dynamic clinicians across departments and participation in innovative educational approaches.

    Faculty rank commensurate with experience

    Competitive salary and generous benefits.

    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 May 16, 2022