Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center's Department of Orthopaedics is recruiting a Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon. The successful candidate will be employed full-time by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.  Leadership opportunities and resources are available for qualified candidates with ambitions to build academically strong subspecialty divisions and foster the development of a robust program of research and training. Salary is highly competitive, with bonus potential and an excellent benefits package.  Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with professional experience and qualifications.


  • MD or DO
  • Successful completion of an accredited Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program
  • Successful completion of an accredited Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible
  • Eligible for an Ohio Medical License 

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center:

For the 30th consecutive year, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center has been ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list.  We’re pleased to share that this year, we once again ranked No. 1 in Columbus and No. 2 in the state. Nine of our specialties received a national ranking and three other specialties are rated as high performing. In addition, we were rated as high performing in 14 surgical procedures and medical conditions, which means we perform in the top 10% of nationally rated hospitals.  In 2022, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center earned a spot in the Top 100 on the Forbes list of America’s Best Large Employers for the second consecutive year. Additionally, the Department and the College of Medicine at OSUWMC offer a unique and highly active mentorship program geared toward career advancement of new faculty members.                     

Environment & Culture:

We promote and are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and continue to be ranked on the Forbes list of America’s Best Employers for Diversity.  The Ohio State University along with its academic partner the Wexner Medical Center are located in Columbus, Ohio, the state capitol and the 14th largest city in the United States. From historic communities and suburban living to college crowds and nightlife, Columbus is a friendly Midwestern town with metropolitan style. It offers easy commutes and low cost of living relative to comparable metropolitan areas.  Central Ohio has a temperate climate where fall and spring delight while summers are not too oppressively hot or humid and winters are not too cold or snowy. The city is renowned for its leading technological companies, vast academic resources, thriving industry, an eclectic mix of entertainment, dining and shopping, and easily accessible opportunities for sports and recreation for participants and fans alike. The university and medical center are home to an exciting, growth-oriented culture of innovation and discovery. Together, these entities have established a bold vision to ensure that the university will be among the leading public universities in the nation for research and creative expression to address critical societal challenges and that the medical center will pioneer breakthrough health care solutions to improve peoples’ lives. For more on Columbus, please visit https://wexnermedical.osu.edu/careers/about-columbus

For consideration, please send CV along with a cover letter to:

Natalie Kessinger | Physician Recruiter | Natalie.Kessinger@osumc.edu


Posted: 12/5/2022

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