Ballad Health




Traumatologist Opportunity in Northeast TN

Ballad Health is an integrated healthcare system serving 29 counties of Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia, Northwest North Carolina and Southeast Kentucky.  Our system has 815+ physicians and advanced practitioners and was created to improve the health of the people we serve.  Ballad Health operates a family of 21 hospitals, including a dedicated children’s hospital, community hospitals, three critical access hospitals, a behavioral health hospital, an addiction treatment facility, long-term care facilities, home care and hospice services, retail pharmacies, outpatient services and a comprehensive medical management corporation.

As the premier healthcare provider of Northeast Tennessee, Johnson City Medical Center and Ballad Health Medical Services are seeking a BC/BE, Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon to practice in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains. Work and play in small University town nestled in the Appalachian Mountains of Eastern TN while taking advantage of one of the top Orthopedic Trauma opportunities in the Southeast! Join a highly reputable, growing practice located in Johnson City, TN, serving 1.3 million people in the Tri-Cities area.  This well-established, employed group of fellowship trained Orthopedic Traumatologists, is seeking a Board Eligible/ Board Certified Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon.  Johnson City Medical Center (JCMC) is 445 bed Level I Trauma Center and Comprehensive Stroke Center with all available specialties - Neurology, Neurosurgery, Pulmonary/Critical Care, Oncology, Radiology, Emergency Medicine, OBGYN, etc.

Highlights of the position

  • Employed
  • Joining 1 other fellowship trained Orthopedic Traumatologists
  • Participate with East Tennessee State University Orthopedic Residency Program
  • Highly competitive salary base plus quality bonus and benefits
  • Call one day per week with one weekend per month with General Orthopedic back up
  • Clinic set up in the Medical Office Building within the hospital with other Neuroscience specialties  i.e., Neuroendovascular, Neurosurgery, Neurohospitalist,
  • X-Ray available in the office

Six thousand foot peaks, The Appalachian Trail, world class fly fishing, four ski areas, several class IV-V rivers and numerous lakes are all within a 60 minute drive.  Enjoy rail trails, miles of hiking and biking trails, breweries and outstanding restaurants all within the city limits.

Shannon Ellis
Physician Recruiter-Southwest Market
(423) 431-5605


Posted: 3/10/2020

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