South Bend, Indiana --
Enjoy the beauty of Midwest living in a friendly, vibrant community that blends small-town charm with a bevy of big-city cultural and recreational attractions. The South Bend area, with a population of over 300,000 (and catchment of 1-million), provides everything you and your family needs: quality public and private schools; housing that boasts architectural design and structural integrity unmatched anywhere else in Indiana; and recreational opportunities that showcase the best northern Indiana has to offer with local vineyards, surrounding cultural districts and collegiate and professional sports, golfing, boating and 35 minutes away from the beautiful 3rd coast beaches of Michigan. Local home of the University of Notre Dame with opportunity for cultural and sporting activities.
Seeking Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon to join an established practice of 8 orthopaedic surgeons (2 Arthroplasty, 1 Hand, 1 Shoulder/Elbow, 1 Sports, 2 Trauma, 1 Trauma/Tumor) and 4 non-operative sports medicine specialists. Dedicated team of 8 NPs/PAs
Hospital or Institution: Beacon Medical Group, part of Beacon Health System
Position Description: seeking to hire a full-time BC/BE orthopaedic trauma surgeon to meet the demands of a large health system referral base in a suburban community of Northcentral Indiana with a busy Level-2 well-developed trauma program. Historic trends show progressive increase in local trauma and referral/transfer cases prompting this recruitment. Trauma fellowship training is required with a desire to manage polytrauma cases, peri-articular fractures, pelvis/acetabular fractures, nonunions, infections and occasional pediatric fracture work. Candidate interest in foot and ankle trauma/reconstruction, pelvic cases and arthroplasty is a bonus to the group’s needs. Weekday practice is based on patient care (2 days clinic, 3 days OR). Occasional Weekend Call Responsibilities shared evenly and 3-5 days of call per month, includes covering trauma
Required Credentials: Licensed or ability to become licensed in the State of Indiana, Board Eligible or Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, Fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma with other sub-specialty interests encouraged (arthroplasty, sports, peds)
Caren Foster: Beacon Medical Group Physician Recruitment Director