The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation is seeking applicants for the position of Academic Adult Reconstructive Surgeon based at University Medical Center, our primary teaching hospital, and Texas Tech Physicians (TTP). With specialty clinics in multiple orthopaedic areas, our expert doctors at TTP utilize the latest treatment options to help effectively treat and manage all orthopaedic conditions and injuries.
Highlights -Provide operative and non-operative care for patients with diseases and injuries of the hip & knee as well as other related traumatic injuries. -Maintain schedule to include a minimum of 2 operative days and 2.5 clinic days per week. -3-4 days per month of general ortho call. -Participate in resident education through clinical rotations, conferences, journal club and --other teaching requirements for the Department’s Residency Program -Conduct research activities individually or in collaboration with other faculty and/or residents. -Competitive salary along with generous state benefits package is available including PTO, medical, dental and disability insurance, as well as retirement. Professional liability insurance under TTUHSC umbrella plan; incentive augmentation bonus (quarterly, yearly, based on clinical performance/research/teaching/service). Additional benefits include professional development allowance for continuing education, memberships, licenses and other applicable expenses.
Lubbock Lubbock is a growing educational, commercial, medical and cultural center with a college-town atmosphere. The metropolitan population in excess of 300K residents of whom 30K+ are Texas Tech students, lives in mild seasonal conditions with an average of 267 days of sunshine per year. Lubbock residents enjoy an easy lifestyle with low housing costs, unique restaurants, bars and boutiques, and the shortest commute in the nation. Lubbock also has great public and private school systems and over 66 public parks, resulting in a very family- friendly atmosphere.
To learn more contact Sarah.Harris@ttuhsc.edu, Director of Faculty Recruitment
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Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
Fellowship trained in Hip & Knee Replacement
Internal Number: 22464BR
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