General Surgeon - (Fresno CA)

LDAC Vascular Centers - United States (30+ days ago)3.0


Summary : LDAC Vascular Centers is expanding and needs another surgeon for wound Care and Dialysis access surgery. Enjoy Full time employment with Central California's most successful dialysis access surgery group.

Unique Aspects of this Position: This position is perfect for the surgeon who wants a healthy balance between work and personal life. There is no ER call. Nearly all the cases are elective. You will have time to concentrate on the intellectual aspects of dialysis access surgery you enjoy while being part of a reliable team that deals with the routine follow-up.

We are heavily involved in dialysis access research and have 2 protocols going right now.

You will work in the outpatient hospital, ambulatory surgery center, and office-based access center settings

Salary $300,000-$350,000 per year depending on experience

Comprehensive Benefits package including Defined Benefit Retirement plan, 401K plan, profit Sharing plan as well as Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability insurance

Join a well established practice drawing patients from an 18,000 square mile catchment area in Central California.

Enjoy the freedom to take control of your own career, with the stability that accompanies an employed position.

Join a highly collegial practice with many standardized protocols. We work together as a team.

Minimum Requirements : Board Certified or eligible in General, Vascular, or Transplant surgery.

Skills : Must be skillful in the surgical creation of arteriovenous fistulas and grafts and placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters. Basic laparoscopic skills needed for peritoneal dialysis catheter placement and troubleshooting.

Attitude : A very positive attitude towards dialysis access surgery and the care of patients with chronic kidney disease is essential. LDAC Dialysis access surgeons must work closely as a team with interventionists and physician assistants.

Other Requirements : 1. Travel to satellite clinics is required an average of one day per week. 2 Responsibility for after hours coverage is shared with 3 LDAC surgeons. 3. Candidate must be eligible to obtain hospital privileges in dialysis access surgical procedures.

Your Home:

Live in the city of Fresno California or its very desirable suburbs.

Fresno has long been one of California’s most affordable areas to live in thanks to low housing prices and a cheaper cost of living when it comes to other necessities.

Children can attend the award winning Clovis Unified School district. Clovis Unified schools have been named 29 times to the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program and honored 80 times as California Distinguished Schools. The District's Title I schools have also achieved distinction through the California Academic Achievement Award designation on 12 different occasions.

Read more here: http://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article144258724.html#storylink=cpy

Fresno's central location means easy access to the California Coast and the Sierra Nevada mountains.

Come discover why we love living and practicing in Central California!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $300,000.00 to $350,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • dialysis access surgery: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • California Medical License (Required)