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The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Shriners Children’s - Northern California is co-recruiting with UC Davis Health for a highly qualified accredited pediatric orthopedic fellowship-trained surgeon to complement its comprehensive combined pediatric program. The position will serve in the Faculty Senate Clinical-X series and will practice at both hospitals.

Shriners Children’s - Northern California is a surgical subspecialty hospital located on the campus of UC Davis Health in Sacramento that provides  comprehensive pediatric orthopaedic care to children from all over Northern California, in addition to burn surgery, pediatric surgery, and rehabilitation. The UC Davis Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is the premier surgical service provider in the greater Sacramento region and beyond.  The joint pediatric orthopaedic program, which includes 9 pediatric orthopaedists, 2 hand surgeons, 2 sports surgeons, 3 spine surgeons and 2 orthopaedic oncologists, is based at Shriners Hospital, with Level 1 pediatric trauma care at UC Davis. Together, the two institutions are ranked by U.S. News and World Report in pediatric orthopaedics. Sacramento is an easily accessible, family-oriented city in close proximity to the San Francisco Bay area, and Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada Mountains.


This position will provide care at Shriners Children’s and UC Davis Health, with trauma call at UC Davis.  Interest and skills in pediatric trauma are preferred.  In accordance with the mission of both institutions, this position will teach (fellows, residents, and medical students) and perform original research.  They will also participate in departmental and hospital committees and meetings.

This recruitment is conducted at the Assistant rank. The resulting hire will be at the Assistant rank regardless of the proposed appointee's qualifications.


For full consideration, applications must be received by March 1, 2022. However, the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2023. The following information is required: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, and contact information for 3-5 references.

To Apply, or learn more about Shriners Children’s, visit our website at EOE/Drug Free Workplace



Posted: 11/21/22

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