Cardiac Surgery - Cardiovascular Surgery Physician Job with SSM Health in Missouri

Physician - Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Full Time - DePaul Hospital

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  • Negotiable
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  • 02/15/2023
  • 1030885
  • 100272644

SSM Health and SLUCare Physician Group in St. Louis, Missouri are seeking a BE/C Cardiothoracic Surgeon to practice at the campus of SSM Health DePaul Hospital with two cardiothoracic surgeons and six highly skilled advanced practitioners. The cardiothoracic surgery team is part of a larger regionalized program of six cardiothoracic surgeons employed by SLUCare Physician Group covering cardiothoracic surgery platforms at SSM Health's academic medical center, Saint Louis University Hospital and comprehensive medical center, DePaul Hospital - St. Louis. These two platforms serve SSM Health's four St. Louis metropolitan area community hospitals of St. Joseph Hospital - St. Charles, St. Joseph Hospital - Lake Saint Louis, St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis, and St. Clare Hospital - Fenton. The surgeon will serve as faculty in the department of surgery at Saint Louis University.

SSM Health DePaul Hospital - St. Louis is a 470-bed full-service hospital and a Level II Trauma, Level I STEMI Center, and Comprehensive Stroke Center treating patients from across the St. Louis metropolitan area. DePaul Hospital is in Bridgeton, Missouri just 20 minutes northwest of downtown St. Louis.

This opportunity includes:

  • Large volume location with a robust Cardiology and PCP referral network

  • Call is 1:3 on weeknight and weekend rotation at DePaul Hospital - St. Louis

  • The physician work week will consist of 5 days per week (Monday-Friday)

  • High complexity of cases including valves and aneurysms with clinical expertise in coronary artery bypass surgery (on pump and off pump), minimally invasive bypass and valve surgery, mitral valve repair/replace, aortic surgery, HOCM, and complex re-operations

  • Structural heart program with cardiac surgeon and cardiology collaborative valve clinics

  • Team based approach to care with top-trained cardiologists and electrophysiologists

  • Collaborative multidisciplinary care team to support the delivery of exceptional individualized care to patients

  • Strong interventional cardiology with established and robust coronary, peripheral, and carotid programs

  • Opportunities for involvement in committees & quality initiatives

This opportunity has competitive compensation and a robust benefit package of health, dental and vision, and life insurance, retirement with employer match contribution, sign-on and retention bonuses, paid vacation, with $5k annual CME allowance. J-1 and H-1 visas are welcome to apply.


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