UT Health East Texas Posted May 9, 2018

Tyler, TX

UT Health East Texas

Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon - ACS Level 1 Trauma Center

UT Health East Texas is seeking a Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon to join its growing group of 6 fellowship-trained Acute Care Surgeons at its flagship Tyler Texas hospital: the region's only ACS-Verified Level 1 Trauma Center. Part of the University of Texas System, UT Health Tyler is a 450-bed tertiary referral center serving a large network of rural hospitals in East Texas with a catchment of over 1.5 million people. The group provides 24-hour in-house trauma, EGS, and surgical critical care service lines based on a 12-hour per shift model. The Acute Care Surgery group admits over 1500 injured patients and treats over 500 EGS patients per year. Advance practice clinicians provide considerable daily support - and a new General Surgery Residency Program is being developed at the site.

Candidates should be Board Certified/Eligible in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care and should have an interest in clinical research and resident education. Salary is extremely competitive and includes benefits and a bonus structure for productivity, research, and teaching activities.

Tyler, Texas is a growing and economically robust community of over 100,000 people in the Piney Woods region of East Texas. Tyler is the regional hub for healthcare, technology, and education. The city boasts excellent schools, a low cost of living, and a relaxed and family-friendly atmosphere. Less than 2 hours from Dallas and minutes from fishing, boating, and camping, Tyler offers the best of both city and rural life.

How to apply

Send CV and Cover Letter to:
Stephen Gale, MD MBA FACS
Trauma Medical Director - UT Health Tyler
c/o Lindsay Waters
Physician Recruitment Liaison


1000 S. Beckham
Tyler, TX 75701

UT Health East Texas
Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon - ACS Level 1 Trauma Center
Tyler, TX

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