Baylor Scott & White Health Posted Dec 12, 2019

Temple, TX

Trauma Critical Care and Acute Care Surgeon Temple

Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgeon
Baylor Scott and White Medical Center - Temple
Temple, TX

Baylor Scott and White Medical Center – Temple is seeking an outstanding academic Trauma / Critical Care Surgeon to join the Division of Acute Care Surgery, within the Department of Surgery at our flagship hospital in Temple, TX.
Candidates must be BC/BE in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.

Position Information
-Privileges at our American College of Surgeons verified Level I Trauma facility in Temple, TX
-Long term goal is to create a complete team of 8-10 Acute Care Surgeons
-Responsibilities will include:
-Evaluation of all trauma and emergency general surgery consults
-Resident and medical student lectures for all aspects of Acute Care Surgery
-Regional commitment to trauma and emergency services
-Instructors for ATLS, ATOM, ASSET
-Research and PI projects for Acute Care Surgery
-Involvement in both TQIP and NSQIP
-24 hour Dedicated OR Suite for Acute Care Surgery (Trauma and Emergency General Surgery) -with no restriction to OR access
-Established Surgical & Trauma Intensive Care Unit
-Experience in laparoscopic surgery preferred
-Academic affiliation with Texas A&M College of Medicine  
-Large general surgery residency program with resident coverage at all times.
-Geriatric Trauma Service with full complement of APPs
-In house trauma call is expected with dedicated call rooms available

Baylor Scott and White also has a generous benefits package for clinical physicians. This will provide a number of other components, which add a considerable value to the total compensation, among them:
-Malpractice coverage
-Life, AD&D, disability and long term care insurance contributions
-Medical and dental contributions
-Annual retirement contribution
-Paid vacation and administrative (“CME”) leave
-Relocation allowance
-Academic funds (dues, fees, travel) provided pursuant to departmental and institutional CME fund policies

-MD/DO degree
-Fellowship training in Trauma, Surgical Critical Care or Acute Care Surgery
-Board Certification by the American Board of Surgery or Osteopathic Board Certification
-Texas Medical License
-Fellow of the American College of Surgeons when qualified
-Experience with the surgical care of trauma, emergency general surgery, and critical care patients

About Temple, TX
Temple is the demographic center of Texas. It is within three hours of Dallas, Houston and San Antonio. Temple is only one hour from Austin, which offers the conveniences of a big city with the atmosphere of a small town. Situated on two of the most beautiful lakes in the Texas Hill Country, Temple provides its residents with a growing and vibrant economy, affordable homes and an outstanding public and private school system.

About Baylor Scott and White Health System - Central Texas
Baylor Health Care System, based in Dallas, and Scott & White Healthcare, based in Temple, Texas, have formed a new organization that combines the strengths of their two nationally recognized health systems. For an industry undergoing fundamental changes, Baylor Scott and White Health provides a new vision and more resources, offering patients continued exceptional care. Baylor Scott and White Health includes 49 hospitals, more than 900 patient care access sites, more than 6,000 affiliated physicians, 40,000 plus employees and the Scott and White health plan.

How to apply

Please direct all inquiries, applications, and referrals to:

Justin L. Regner, MD FACS
Trauma Medical Director
Interim Division Chief of Acute Care Surgery
Department of Surgery, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Email –
Phone: 254-724-7017

Teresa Washington, SHRM-CP, Physician Recruiter
Email -
Phone: 512-509-0034


2401 South 31st St. Temple, TX
Temple, TX 76508

Baylor Scott & White Health
Trauma Critical Care and Acute Care Surgeon Temple
Temple, TX

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