University Orthopedic Surgeons, a Division of Ortho Tennessee, in Knoxville, seeks a Board-Eligible/Board-Certified Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon.
University Orthopedic Surgeons is a vibrant private practice with affiliation and academic appointments at The University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, a level 1 Trauma Center. This 13-member group includes subspecialists in hand, shoulder and upper extremity, foot and ankle, sports medicine, adult reconstruction, and oncology. There are currently 5 fellowship-trained traumatologists, and this position would be full-time orthopedic trauma surgeon, joining this group at a very busy level 1 Trauma Center. There is an opportunity for development of an elective construction practice as well.
Ortho Tennessee is a large 55-member group with benefits of a large orthopedic corporation. There will be opportunity for ancillary income including an ambulatory surgery center, real estate, captive insurance company, physical therapy, orthotics, and MRI. Knoxville, Tennessee, is a beautiful eastern Tennessee city in the valley between the Cumberland and Great Smoky Mountains and there are abundant outdoor activities. The University of Tennessee offers many sporting and cultural activities. The city also boasts a very manageable cost of living.
Scott T. Smith, MD, Chairman, Division of Orthopedics
Kendry Tacket, Practice Director