Piedmont Healthcare Posted Dec 20, 2022

Athens, GA

Piedmont Healthcare

General Surgeon

Experienced Surgicalist Career Opportunity

Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital is currently recruiting a board-certified general surgeon physician for our surgicalist program to support a busy, established practice. This is an excellent opportunity to join a nationally recognized healthcare system.

The ideal candidate will be board certified with a minimum of three years of experience. Trauma and Acute Care Surgery expertise is vital. Candidate must be proficient in minimally invasive and complex open operations. Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital is an ACS-verified Level II Trauma Center with excellent surgical subspecialty support. Critical Care services are currently provided by an on-site Pulmonary Critical Care group. Fellowship training in Surgical Critical Care is a plus, but is not required.

The work schedule consists of rotations of day and night shifts. Surgeons currently work 12-hour shifts in a seven-days-on, seven-days-off schedule. The team is comprised of six surgicalists with robust inpatient Advanced Practice Provider (APP) support.

Comprised of over 19 hospitals, more than 3,500 employed physicians, and over 700 physician and specialist offices across Georgia, Piedmont Healthcare is a fast-growing, recognized leader in delivering expert care. Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital is a rapidly growing 350 bed facility with a recent expansion that will add more beds with the potential to reach 400+ beds Piedmont Athens Regional offers comprehensive healthcare services to a large part of northeast Georgia. We have excellent staff who prioritize quality and service. The community is a college town (home to the University of Georgia) with a vibrant economy and a diverse culture. These and many other factors make Athens a desirable place to live and work.

Piedmont offers:

• Competitive Salary
• Comprehensive Benefits
• Epic EMR
• Physician Governance
• Quality, Service, and Reputation

“Applicants must be authorized to work for any employer in the US. We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of employment visas at this time.”

How to apply

To be considered for this opportunity, please email your CV to annette.sloan@piedmont.org.


Athens, GA
Athens, GA 30606

Piedmont Healthcare
General Surgeon
Athens, GA

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