Orthopaedic Surgeon, N / AIDHC

Nemours Foundation   •  

Wilmington, DE

Not Specified years

Posted 241 days ago

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Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is seeking a fellowship trained Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon to join our Cerebral Palsy Division in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in Wilmington, DE.

The surgeon in this position will develop a practice focused on the treatment of patients with cerebral palsy and neuromuscular disease.  The practice will include full orthopaedic management of hip, knee, spine and foot problems in this patient population.  The treatment of spinal deformities and upper extremity surgical reconstructions are optional based on the individual’s interest.  Our multi-disciplinary Cerebral Palsy Center is one of a very few in the Mid-Atlantic region dedicated solely to caring for children with cerebral palsy, seeing more than 3,000 children per year. The ideal candidate will have an interest in gait analysis and interpretation utilizing our state of art gait and motion laboratory. 

Physician candidates must have completed an ABMS accredited Fellowship program in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatric Surgery. 

Interested candidates please email CV and letter of intent to:

Ja'Nikka Caraballo, Physician Recruiter

As one of the nation’s leading pediatric healthcare systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 280,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.

The Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is ranked one of the top 5 children’s hospitals in the country for orthopedics by U.S. News and World Report and our pediatric orthopedists have been selected as some of the Best Doctors in America®, year after year.

Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more.  As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.