Full time Non-Operative Musculosketal Physician
The Department of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Science is seeking a full-time, non-operative musculoskeletal physician to join our program at a top-ranked children’s hospital.
We are a large team of dedicated professionals who are committed to providing excellent comprehensive care in a supportive environment.
Our department includes 13 full time pediatric orthopaedic surgeons with sections of hand surgery, spine surgery, and sports medicine and 5 non-surgical sports medicine specialists. The successful candidate will have completed a residency in orthopaedics, rehabilitation medicine or pediatrics with additional training in pediatric musculoskeletal and/or spine.
This physician will have responsibility for the evaluation and management of the non-operative musculoskeletal patients, with emphasis on spinal evaluation.
Academic appointments are available through the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine (UMKC). Children’s Mercy Kansas City is the academic training site for UMKC orthopedic residents. We also provide training for rotating orthopaedic residents from the University of Kansas - School of Medicine and the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences.
Children’s Mercy Kansas City is an independent, non-profit, 367-bed pediatric health systems, providing half a million patient encounters each year from across the country. Children’s Mercy is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of “American’s Best Children’s Hospitals” and has received Magnet ® recognition four times for excellence in nursing services.
In affiliation with the University of Missouri-Kansas City, our faculty of nearly 700 pediatric subspecialists and researchers is actively involved in clinical care, pediatric research and educating the next generation of pediatric subspecialists.