Upper Extremity Orthopedic Surgeon need at Lee Health in
Cape Coral, FLORIDA!!
Lee Health is a non-profit organization with more than 13,000 employees, 4,500 volunteers, and more than 750 employed primary care and specialty care providers with nearly 90 practice locations throughout Southwest Florida. The organization has four acute care hospitals and two specialty hospitals that together house 1,812 hospital beds.
Lee Physician Group (LPG) Orthopedics seeks a full time board eligible/board certified Hand & Upper Extremity Surgeon who has completed a Hand Surgery Fellowship for its busy and growing practice. Current hand surgeon runs an elective hand & upper extremity practice and sees 40-50 patients/day in the office and does 15 surgeries a week. Incoming surgeon would partake in general orthopedic call at a Level 3 facility along with the rest of the practice.
Group currently has 4 physicians and 3 advanced practice providers and are expanding to cover additional hospital locations within the community. New location will have 2 general orthopedic surgeons and are looking to add a hand & upper extremity specialist to the practice. Large referral basis from our over 200 LPG primary care providers within the community as well as 5 Convenient Care locations.
- Offers a competitive compensation package with salary and bonus opportunities
- Paid time off for a nice work/life balance
- CME stipend
- Sign on bonus & relocation package
- Malpractice through articles of sovereign immunity
- 403(b) retirement plan with match
- Short term/long term disability
Cape Coral Hospital is a 291 bed facility centrally located in Cape Coral. The hospital provides a wide range of services to the community from special nursery care to weight management, diabetes and chronic disease programs. Cape Coral Hospital is also home to a full service Healthy Life Center, one of Lee Healths modern health and wellness facilities.
Fort Myers/Cape Coral:
Cape Coral is a large peninsula just west of Fort Myers, Florida. With warm weather year round, its an idyllic community with beautiful beaches, amazing sunsets, dozens of recreational parks, ecological preserves and several golf courses. There are also a variety of restaurants, plenty of shopping at nearby malls and outlets, art, history and a wide variety of festivals year round. There is truly something for everyone!
Nearby Fort Myers International Airport is easy to get to, easy to use, and offers numerous direct flights and connections to meet all of your travel needs. Those in this area are also able to enjoy the Key West Express which allows for a 3-hour boat ride down to Key West! Fort Myers is minutes away from Sanibel Island, Captiva, and Naples. This area is also centrally located between three of Floridas major cities, Orlando, Tampa and Miami.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please e-mail your CV to our Physician Recruitment Office at email@example.com
Lee Health is the leading provider of health care in Southwest Florida and has served the citizens of Lee County and surrounding communities. Our origins can be traced to the Fall of 1916. Today, Lee Health consists of 4 acute care hospitals: Lee Memorial Hospital, HealthPark Medical Center, Gulf Coast Medical Center and Cape Coral Hospital, and 2 specialty hospitals: Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida and The Rehabilitation Hospital. In 2019, Lee Health is now home to four A-rated hospitals and we could not be more proud! Leapfrog also publishes an annual list of the top children’s hospitals in the United States and has named Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida one of the 10 best in the country for three years in a row. With more than 1 million patient contacts each year, Lee Health is the 4th largest public health system in the U.S. and the largest within Florida. Lee Health is a progressive, financially sound health care provider with over 13,000 employees, 1,300 community physicians and 4,500 volunteers. We Are...Caring People, Inspiring Health