LPG - Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Lee Memorial Health System   •  

Fort Myers, FL

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 179 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Requirements   

 Fully licensed MD or DO in the State of Florida with a minimum 5 years experience.

Job Specifications (Physical & Mental Requirements) External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.

Benefits include:

Market Competitive Salary
Generous Vacation
Continuing Education Allowance
Market Competitive Sign-on Bonus
Relocation Allowance
Robust Health Benefits
403 B Retirement Plan
Malpractice through articles of Florida Sovereign Immunity


Full Time
Legally authorized to work in the United States
MD or DO
Board Certified or Board Eligible
Florida License
Accredited United States Residency or Fellowship Program
Inpatient / Outpatient
Visa Waiver available: NO
Job Description     

The Pediatric Specialties team at Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida (GCHSWF) is seeking an addition of a Pediatric Gastroenterologist to meet the needs of the children in our community. The Gastroenterologist will contribute to building GI services to include Metabolic Clinic, Short Bowel Program and Fecal Transplant Program, to achieve our goal of “Delivering the Right Care at the Right Place.” This objective is aligned with Lee Health’s mission to create positive change within our children, their families and ultimately our community.

The ideal candidate will have extensive training in pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition, including medical research and treatment of infants, children, and teens with digestive, liver, and nutritional disorders.  As well, candidate will possess Certification in Pediatrics from the American Board of Pediatrics, and in Gastroenterology and Nutrition from the American Board of Pediatrics Sub-board in Pediatric Gastroenterology.  The Pediatric Gastroenterologist will be practicing both in the office setting and hospital with call responsibility.

Golisano Children’s Hospital is a new state-of the art, free-standing family-centered, full-service pediatric hospital dedicated to the unique health care needs of the children of Southwest Florida. Golisano Children’s Hospital is recognized nationally as one of the nation’s 10 “Top Children’s Hospitals,” by the Leapfrog group. Our mission is to keep children close to home for their medical care.