The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) in Omaha, Nebraska is seeking a board-certified/board-eligible Orthopaedic Hand surgeon to be an integral part of our faculty. This is an exciting opportunity to join a collegial division of Orthopaedic specialists who work closely with caring and experienced nurses and consult with physicians in other medical specialties at UNMC.
Our hospital partner, Nebraska Medicine, is one of two national certified Level I Trauma Center in Nebraska serving both children and adults. Together we provide the latest comprehensive care in each of our orthopaedic specialties including general, joint reconstruction, foot and ankle, hand and upper extremity, oncology, pediatrics, shoulder and elbow, trauma, spine, and sports medicine.
The position includes opportunities for premier educational program teaching, innovative research, and extraordinary patient care in a world-renowned academic environment. Faculty members enjoy the benefit of practicing in the top growth areas of the metropolitan area, in an on-campus outpatient surgery center with easy access to clinics, PT/OT, radiology, and pharmacy facilities.
The successful candidate must be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree) who has completed an orthopaedic surgery residency and orthopaedic hand fellowship. We offer a highly competitive benefits package with academic rank and salary dependent on qualifications and experience. interested candidates may apply with a CV and letter of interest via this link – https://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/84013. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
M.D., DO or equivalent BC/BE fellowship trained surgeon in surgery of the hand.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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