The Nephrology Division at Driscoll Children's Hospital in Corpus Christi Texas is seeking a fourth board certified/board eligible pediatric nephrologist to join our practice. The successful candidate will participate in patient care, medical student and resident education, and will have opportunities for productive clinical research. The Division provides a full range of clinical services including living and deceased donor transplantation, acute and chronic hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, plasmapheresis, and CRRT. Driscoll Children’s Hospital owns and operates the only freestanding pediatric hemodialysis units in South Texas, with a 5-station unit in Corpus Christi, and a 4-station unit in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas, supported by a team of experienced dialysis nurses, and dedicated dietitians, social workers, and child life services. Driscoll Children’s Hospital is an active member and participant of NAPRTCS, SCOPE, Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium, CKiD, and has recently joined IROC. Through its dedication to education and research, the Nephrology Division has a long tradition of graduating future Pediatric Nephrology Fellows and Pediatric Nephrologists. Driscoll Children's Hospital is a teaching hospital of Texas A&M University College of Medicine with 45 pediatric residents, 30 bed pediatric intensive care unit, 40 neonatal ICU beds, and specialists on staff covering the full range of pediatric care.
The position offers a sign-on bonus, competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, generous paid time off, holiday pay, CME and retirement plans.
About Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi, Texas is a wonderful place to work, live and play! Corpus Christi is a dynamic coastal city with miles of beautiful beaches, world-class sailing and windsurfing. The mild climate allows for year-round outdoor family activities such as golf, cycling, and tennis. The cost of living is low, and there is no state income tax!