Vascular Neurologist - Pennsylvania's First Comprehensive Stroke Center

Allentown, PA

Lehigh Valley Hospital

Lehigh Valley Health Network

Key Info

full-time

Inpatient and outpatient

At Lehigh Valley Health Network, you can provide community care and impact lives of your patients! We are seeking an enthusiastic BC/BE Vascular Neurologist who has exceptional clinical and interpersonal skills to join our team in beautiful Allentown, PA.

Practice Overview

Our Division of Neurology has experienced significant growth and remarkable accomplishments during the last several years. In 2016 we welcomed the first class of neurology residents into our ACGME-accredited neurology residency program. We also received accreditation for a vascular neurology fellowship in 2019. Last year we welcomed our new Chief of Neurology, Dr. Steven L. Lewis, Editor-in-Chief of Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology, to lead the next phase of growth of Neurology at LVHN.

Our newly-hired physician will join our employed practice of 25 neurologists and 20 APCs in subspecialties including movement disorders, clinical neurophysiology, epilepsy, neuromuscular diseases, multiple sclerosis, neurocritical care, neuro-oncology, stroke, telestroke, and teleneurology. The LVHN main campus has 24-hour coverage with fellowship trained neurointerventional radiologists.

Our main campus is home to the 3rd Comprehensive Stroke Center in the nation and the first in PA. The campus also has 24-hour coverage for rapid response to potential stroke patients and other neurologic emergencies, as well as 4 helicopters, a critical care transport team, and the state's first mobile stroke unit.

Job Qualifications

  • A network champion for neurology & a passion for the clinical work
  • BC/BE in neurology and vascular neurology
  • A current PA Medical License or ability to obtain one is required

Benefits & Perks

  • Attractive work schedule
  • Highly competitive compensation with a superb benefits package
  • Low-cost health insurance for employees & their families
  • Generous CME allowance & time
  • Top-tier retirement programs
  • Malpractice insurance with tail coverage
  • Relocation assistance

About Lehigh Valley Health Network

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is a large non-profit and multi-specialty health network in Eastern Pennsylvania! LVHN offers comprehensive care in 95 clinical specialties across dozens of facilities including eight hospitals, the Lehigh Valley’s only children’s hospital, 2,005 primary care & specialty physicians, 23 outpatient health centers, 18 ExpressCARE locations, and community clinics. Additional services we provide include a Level 1 trauma center, a regional referral center for burns, the regions’ only Level 4 NICU, pharmacy, laboratory, imaging, home health, and hospice.

At LVHN, we have a Passion for Better Medicine and to provide first-rate clinical care for the people of our community in Eastern Pennsylvania! Consistently ranked among America’s 100 Great Hospitals, we PRIDE ourselves on being the superior Health Network in the region! The highest quality of patient care & patient safety is reflected in our “A” rating by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade and the U.S. News & World Report!


Posted June 3, 2020

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