This represents an exciting opportunity for an orthopedic surgeon to join a strong base of existing orthopaedic specialists including general, joint reconstruction, and sports medicine. This is a replacement position with an established patient base. Dedicated orthopedic center located on hospital campus offers on-site digital x-ray and move-in ready office space. Hospital surgical services have extensive experience and strong equipment/technology support due to a history of high-volume orthopedics.
This position offers great work/life balance in a highly sought after community. Blacksburg has been recognized as the number one town in the U.S. to raise children (Bloomberg Business) and the top small town in the Mid-Atlantic to practice medicine (Medscape). The town is home to Virginia Tech, the Moss Center for the Arts, the Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the VT Corporate Research Center-over 230 biotech research companies. A strong public school system, numerous cultural events and ready access to an abundance of outdoor activities –New River, Jefferson National Forest, Appalachian Trail, Blue Ridge Parkway, Claytor Lake, and the New River Bike Trail-combine to offer a great lifestyle.
LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is a fully accredited general acute care facility. The hospital is a Magnet Designated Facility for Nursing. The hospital has an accredited Chest Pain Center and is Level III Trauma Center. Academic opportunities exist within an established primary care residency program and with area medical students.