Colon and Rectal Surgery Physician Job with First Physicians Group in Sarasota, FL

Colon & Rectal Surgeon - Sarasota, FL

First Physicians Group Sarasota, FL 34239
  • Full-Time
  • Not Specified
  • No
  • Employee
  • Yes
  • No
  • 03/03/2023
  • 1102393

First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System  is seeking to employ a BE/BC Colorectal Surgeon to further develop a rapidly expanding service line in Sarasota, Florida.

Physician will join an internationally recognized colorectal surgeon in developing a premier service line.  You will have exposure with inpatient and outpatient care. The spectrum of operative procedures will include advanced minimally invasive procedures (laparoscopic, robotic – Xi & SP, single incision, natural orifice – NOTES) utilizing cutting edge technology. The focus will be on outstanding outcomes.

Motivated and reliable individuals eager to be part of an exciting opportunity with an outstanding team are encouraged to apply. 

Highlights of the opportunity:

  • On staff at one hospital – Sarasota Memorial Hospital (SMH)
  • 2-4 years of experience preferred with full spectrum Colon & Rectal care
  • No General Surgery call required
  • Office is equipped with a procedure room, flex sigmoidoscopy setup and proctoscopy
  • New physician will have APP support to assist with surgery, office visits, consults, and discharge summaries, among many other duties.
  • Seven DaVinci robots - Xi technology and one SP with integrated tables
  • Opportunities are available to develop research and educational/training programs with Cancer Center support
  • We are affiliated with Florida State University. We are starting a Fellowship Council with GI Oncology next July.
  • We are NAPRC verified and COC verified
  • Hospital has a new anal manometry lab

Required Qualifications:

  • MD or DO from an accredited school of medicine
  • Board Certified preferred; Board Eligible will be considered
  • Active Florida license or eligible for a FL license
  • Ability to demonstrate teamwork, facilitation, planning, and communication skills

Additional Information:

  • Competitive salary with productivity bonuses, quality incentives and a full array of benefits – Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability, 403B Retirement Plan, CME, PTO, and much more
  • Relocation Allowance and Commencement bonus is provided
  • As an employee of a public, State of Florida organization, physicians are entitled to sovereign immunity
  • Sarasota Memorial and First Physicians Group are  not-for-profit  organizations. Physicians can participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program if employed by First Physicians Group.
  • No State income tax in Florida.

Please contact Lana Griffin, Provider Recruiter, for more information about this opportunity. 

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is among the largest acute care public health systems in Florida. The Sarasota Campus has our flagship 839-bed acute-care hospital and a 56 bed, 8-story  Brian D. Jellison Cancer Institute Oncology Tower. With more than 8,500 employees, including 1,000 physicians and over 750 volunteers, it is Sarasota County’s largest employer. A not-for-profit community hospital founded in 1925, we are a full-service health system with specialized expertise in Heart, Vascular, Cancer Care, Level II Trauma Center and neuroscience services. We also offer a large network of outpatient centers, long-term care and rehabilitation care among our many programs. The hospital has been awarded Magnet Nursing designation four times – the nation's highest honor for excellence in nursing.

Sarasota  Memorial is a CMS 5-Star rated hospital in Florida for its overall quality. It is the only hospital in Florida and one of just 52 across the nation to maintain their top rating since 2016.

First Physicians Group  is one of Florida's Gulf Coast's leaders in primary and specialty care with an impressive 28-year history in the community. With over 370 Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers in 44 different specialties and  66  practice locations, it is backed by the tradition and strength of Sarasota Memorial Hospital.