Health First

Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon
Central Coastal Florida


Health First Medical Group is searching for the ideal candidate to join our Level II Trauma Team.

Health First Medical Group is part of Health First, a healthcare Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) located on Central Florida’s east coast and Brevard County’s only IDN. Health First Medical Group has more than 300 physicians and over 25 office locations. It is a mission driven organization aiming to create the ultimate whole person health care experience.We are actively seeking a fellowship trained, or equivalent, orthopedic traumatologist for a full-time position. Job duties would include coverage for our level II trauma center as well as general orthopedic consultation to our emergency department. Interest in revision TJA would be an added benefit but is not required. Ideal start would be February/March 2019.  Work 4 days in the OR of a 514 bed, level II trauma center and one day in the clinic.  Responsible for 8 days of call/month. Mid-level (PA) support is provided.  The service is very busy and high wRVU income expectations.  

Situated just minutes from several beautiful Florida beaches, we are close to major airports, shopping and many Florida attractions. Alongside all the fun, Brevard County has excellent public and private schools and great housing options.

At Health First Medical Group, we provide our patients with outstanding services and state-of-the-art care provided by internists and supported by a wide array of specialists.

When you join our team, you can expect a guaranteed base salary in addition to a bonus plan, full benefits offered to you and your family, vacation time, Continuing Medical Education (CME), retirement benefits, relocation allowance, welcome bonus and more.

To learn more about this opportunity, please email a copy of your CV to our Health First Medical Group, Sr. Physician Recruiter, Ernesto J. D’Escoubet at
Ernesto.D’Escoubet@health-first.org or call 321.725.4500 ext. 5582.

Updated: 11/19/2018



Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

The University of Florida Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation is currently recruiting a full-time academic physician the level of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor on a tenure–accruing or non-tenure accruing track. 

The department's clinicians provide services both at UF Health and the UF Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Institute.  Located in North Central Florida, Gainesville is the educational, business and cultural center for the region and provides easy access to an array of metropolitan offerings such as Orlando, Jacksonville and Tampa.  Our department is expanding and is seeking dedicated and enthusiastic physician interested in joining a vibrant academic practice at a Level One Trauma Center. 

Applicants must possess an M.D. degree, must have completed an accredited Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, a one-year or greater Orthopaedics trauma or comparable fellowship and passed Part 1 of the Orthopaedic Surgery Boards Examination.  The finalist must be board certified/board eligible and must be eligible to apply and obtain approval for an unrestricted Florida Medical License.

Title and salary will be commensurate with experience and academic qualifications. 

Interested applicants should apply online by submitting a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation at https://apply.interfolio.com/55480.  Review of applications will begin October 10, 2018 and will continue until a suitable applicant pool has been established.

The selected candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible.  Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).

If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771(TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.


Posted: 8/23/2018