Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon – Flagstaff, Arizona – Fall 2018





Job Description

A long-standing orthopaedic group is seeking a motivated and dynamic Fellowship Trained Trauma Surgeon to meet a community need in the four season, mountain of Flagstaff, Arizona.  The incoming surgeon will have the opportunity to become a partner in the practice.  All general trauma cases are performed at Flagstaff Medical Center.  Flagstaff Medical Center (FMC) is a level one trauma center and manages all complex trauma issues in Northern Arizona.  The number of trauma cases annually for this position will be between 380 and 550.


Call is split between nights/weekends and days:

  • Required general trauma call coverage for night/weekends is shared pro rata amongst the two orthopaedic groups in Flagstaff at a combined average of 1:17 days with collegial sharing of specialty cases.
  • Trauma Surgeon will take much of the practice’s day trauma call which will be approximately 8-10 days a month.


Group – Flagstaff Bone and Joint, PLLC:

Flagstaff Bone and Joint is a well-established, private practice that has been providing quality healthcare to Northern Arizona since 1978.  Our practice strives to provide state of the art care along with comprehensive medical education and superior customer services.  Our practice has five Arizona clinic locations including: Kingman, Williams, Flagstaff, Cottonwood, and Winslow.  We have 19 providers and a total of 58 employees:



  • 8 physicians who are board eligible/certified and fellowship trained
    • 2 – sports medicine surgeons
    • 1 – upper extremity surgeon
    • 1 – total joint (hip/knee) surgeon
    • 2 – spine surgeons
    • 1 – sports medicine primary care physician
    • 1 – PM&R interventional spine physician
  • 5 Physician Assistants
  • 1 Nurse Practitioner
  • 4 Physical Therapists
  • 1 Occupational/Hand Therapist


Company Core Ideology:

Always respect patients’ time and money while fostering a culture of excellence.


Practice Ancillary Services

The practice provides integrated ancillary services for patient convenience including digital x-ray, ultrasound, custom bracing, durable medical equipment, and occupational/physical therapy. 


Explanation of Benefits:

The average physician compensation is at the 75th percentile of the 2016 AAOE Compensation Survey.

  • Two-year employment agreement with opportunity for full partnership after one year of employment and after business account balance is paid in full.
  • Productivity bonuses
  • Health & disability insurance
  • 28 days of paid time off (PTO) and professional meeting time
  • Dues, licenses, and liability insurance
  • Moving expenses
  • 401(k) + profit sharing and a defined benefit plan


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Vicky Rowell
Director of Marketing
77 West Forest Ave., Ste. 301
Flagstaff, AZ  86001
P: 928.214.2869



Posted: August 17, 2017