MaineGeneral Medical Center in Augusta Maine is seeking a fulltime Orthopedic surgeon to work in Farmington Maine at Franklin Community Health Network. The team in Farmintgton consists of 2 other physicians, a experience PA, and a Podiatirst. The selected candidate will share call and work collaboratively with another private based orthopedic surgeon in Farmington. The Orthopedic program at Farmington includes state of the art join replacements, including total knee and hip replacements, carpal tunnel release, joint arthroscopy, fracture reductions and foot and hand surgery. There is a diverse physical rehab and sports medicine department as well as a sports medicine clinic. The position offers teaching opportunities of medical students, as Franklin Memorial Hospital is one of the teaching sites for Maine Medical Center -Tufts University Medical School program.
Franklin Memorial Hospital is a 65 bed acute care joint commission accredited facility serving 40,000 residents of west central Maine, including an Ambulatory Surgical Unit with 3 operating rooms. The progressive 40 member medical staff offers outstanding collegial relationships, and specialty and primary care referrals are readily available.
Greater Franklin County is tucked in the beautiful western mountain foothills of Maine. It is one of the most spectacular places in New England with pristine lakes, panoramic views . Home of the University of Maine at Farmington, a bustling downtown with a distinct local flavor. Easy access to world class skiing at Sugarloaf Mountain and the spectacular Rangley Lake region.