West Virginia







WVU Medicine -United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, WV seeks a fellowship trained orthopaedic trauma surgeon to join an expanding community orthopaedic practice.  Candidates must be ABOS board certified/eligible in orthopaedic surgery and possess excellent interpersonal, diagnostic and clinical skills.  This physician will join a well-established and highly reputable practice that already includes specialty-trained surgeons in hand, upper extremity, joint reconstruction and sports medicine. 

Practice Opportunity Details:

·       Practice also includes advanced practice providers and primary care sports medicine physicians

·       Non-profit, 300 bed new hospital facility

·       Competitive compensation structure with bonus potential and excellent benefits

·       Loan repayment and other recruitment incentives available

United Hospital Center has recently been ranked as a top 100 hospital in two separate, data-driven surveys by IBM/Watson and the Lown Institute.  These rankings are based upon criteria such as patient and clinical outcomes, operational efficiency and financial health.  UHC is also a Blue Distinction Center in Knee and Hip Replacement and part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program of Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield West Virginia.

Bridgeport, WV is a growing professional community in the heart of North Central West Virginia and ranked #16 in the country by USA Today for best places to live in the US.  Home to government and private enterprises such as the FBI, oil and gas, aerospace and health care, it is an economically strong and vibrant community.  Located just under 2 hours south of Pittsburgh, PA and within easy driving distance of several mid-Atlantic and Midwest cities, Bridgeport offers residents the best of small town America with top ranked public schools and access to incredible recreational opportunities. 

For additional information, please visit https://wvorthocenter.com/.  Please contact Laura Blake, Director of Physician Services at laura.blake@wvumedicine.org or 681.342.1613 to apply or receive additional information.

We are an EOE/AA Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, veteran status or other protected status.


Posted: 7/21/2020

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