BayCare Medical Group

Join Robust Service Line in Beautiful Tampa, Florida | Pediatric Surgery Opportunity

Tampa, FL

Inpatient and outpatient

BayCare Medical Group, a physician-led medical group, is actively seeking a highly motivated and skilled Pediatric Surgeon to join the expanding Pediatric Surgery Service Line at St. Joseph's Children's Hospital in Tampa, Florida.

This exciting opportunity is open to both new graduates and experienced surgeons who are committed to providing exceptional pediatric surgical care. This candidate will be joining a dynamic team of four Pediatric Surgeons and five dedicated Pediatric Advanced Practice Practitioners.



The Pediatric Surgeon will be responsible for contributing to the comprehensive pediatric surgical services provided by St. Joseph's Children's Hospital. Key responsibilities include:

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery: Perform and promote minimally invasive surgical techniques for pediatric patients.
  • Trauma Surgery: Contribute to the trauma surgery services for pediatric cases.
  • General Thoracic Surgery: Participate in general thoracic surgical procedures as part of the pediatric surgery service line.
  • Newborn Surgery: Specialize in surgical care for newborns, addressing congenital and acquired conditions.
  • Call Coverage: Participate in the on-call schedule of approximately 1:5.



The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following qualifications:

  • Board Certification or Board Eligibility by the American Board of Pediatric Surgery.
  • Strong commitment to providing high-quality pediatric surgical care.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


Facility Highlights:

St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital is Tampa’s first acute care facility exclusively dedicated to pediatric care. The hospital offers:

  • An all-private room facility.
  • A 186-bed capacity.
  • A medical staff of nearly 200 physicians, including approximately 80 pediatric specialists.
  • Level II trauma center designation.
  • A stellar reputation for pediatric excellence, attracting families regionally and nationally.



BayCare Medical Group offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to attract and retain top talent. As a valued member of our team, you can expect the following benefits:

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Incentive Bonus
  • Sign-On Bonus and Relocation Assistance
  • Retirement Plan plus employer match.
  • Paid Time Off
  • CME Allowance
  • Malpractice Insurance
  • Insurance Coverage including Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Supplemental & Dependent Life Insurance and Short & Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Extras including College Savings Plans, Child Care, Auto & Pet Insurance, Wellness Centers, Product & Service Discounts and more

Join BayCare Medical Group and enjoy a comprehensive benefits package that not only supports and enhances your overall well-being and quality of life. We value our team members and are committed to providing a rewarding and fulfilling work environment.


About BayCare:

BayCare Medical Group (BMG) is a physician-led group in the rapidly growing communities of West Central Florida and Tampa Bay. BMG is part of BayCare, a not-for-profit health care organization that’s nationally recognized. Great Place to Work and FORTUNE magazine named BayCare one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For™ from 2018-2021 and one of the 2022 and 2023 Best Workplaces in Healthcare. We were also named one of PEOPLE’s Companies that Care in 2022 and 2023 and locally, Tampa Bay Times has recognized BayCare among Tampa Bay’s Top Workplaces every year from 2015 through 2023.

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Posted January 12, 2024

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