Orthopedic Sports Medicine Position in Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Health eCareers - Marquette, MI

About this PositionUP Health System is seeking a BE/BC fellowship trained Sports Medicine Orthopedic ...
About this Position

UP Health System is seeking a BE/BC fellowship trained Sports Medicine Orthopedic Surgeon in Marquette, Michigan. The surgeon has the opportunity join the Upper Peninsula's largest independent multi-specialty practice, Advanced Center for Orthopedics & Plastic Surgery (ACOPS). ACOPS is part of the recently opened Great Lakes Sports Medicine and Life Performance Institute, a 25,000 sq. ft. sports medicine complex providing state-of-the-art orthopaedic, physical therapy, oncology and kinesiology research, and 24-hour gym/medical fitness center. - Livable call requirement of 1:6 - Fast Track to Partnership - Well- balanced Payer Mix - Generous compensation package
About UP Health System-Marquette

Welcome to Marquette, an Upper Peninsula city where residents experience life at a different pace and find the best nature has to offer.

The Hospital

UP Health System provides comprehensive healthcare for the Upper Peninsula of Michigan through its three hospitals and a number of physician practices. UP Health System Marquette, part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, is the flagship hospital of the UP Health System. It provides a full range of inpatient and outpatient services to residents from across the UP through its 307-bed specialty care hospital and numerous physician practices. It is a federally-designated regional referral center for the UP and a Level II trauma center. As a teaching hospital, it has numerous affiliations with universities and community colleges throughout the state and the Midwest and is part of the Upper Michigan Brain Tumor Center through its collaboration with Northern Michigan University. The hospital is also home to the UP Telehealth Network, a leading telehealth network in the U.S.

The Community

Marquette is located in the central region of Michigans Upper Peninsula. It is the UPs largest community and serves as the regional center for education, healthcare, recreation and retail. The city is home to excellent arts and culture opportunities and stellar schools, including Northern Michigan University, which houses the nations only Olympic Education Center. Its abundant natural beauty, unique climate and high quality of life have helped Marquette earn a reputation as one of the most livable cities in the country.

Water sports and skiing can be enjoyed just 15 minutes from the hospital, and family activities are available throughout the year. Marquette County boasts 85 miles of groomed cross-country ski trails and several Nordic skiing events. Summer promises fishing, mountain biking, hiking and sailing.