The Inova Medicine Service Line is seeking a Gastroenterologist to provide world class care in the diagnosis and treatment of gastroenterology conditions and diseases. The physician will provide outpatient Gastroenterology services and perform endoscopic procedures throughout the system as required. Required inpatient consultation and ED call coverage will include one week per month. This position will be integral in developing disease specific programs throughout the Inova Health System in partnership with the Surgery, Cancer, and Primary Care Service Lines.
Services for conditions including:
Diagnosis of colon and bowel cancers
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
Gallbladder stones and gallbladder cancer
Common bile duct stones
Reflux esophagitis, esophageal dilation and other upper GI conditions
Malabsorption and other nutritional problems
ERCP preferred but not required
EUS preferred but not required
This is a Service Line employed position with the vast majority of procedures being conducted in an outpatient setting. Support staff consists of front desk schedulers and LPNs. Inova offers a market competitive compensation and benefits package.
Inova Health System is located just outside of Washington DC in the vibrant Northern Virginia community. With 20,000 employees, Inova is the largest private employer in Northern VA! We are a nationally ranked health system with 5 hospitals within our system. Four hospitals are level 2 trauma and Inova Fairfax Medical Campus (975 beds) is the only level 1 trauma center in Northern VA. All hospitals are CMS 5 star and Leap Frog A rated. One of only a handful of health systems that has been acknowledge for gold standards in safety! Inova is also the official health care provider for the World Champion Washington Nationals!
We also provide world class cancer care at our Inova Schar Cancer Institute which is a state of the art cancer treatment center that provides everything cancer related. Inova Schar gives patients unmatched logistical, clinical and emotional support. Our team of nationally renowned doctors, specialists, surgeons, genetic counselors, nurses and caregivers are backed by the latest in drug discovery, clinical trials, research and advanced treatments.
Northern VA is home to well known communities as Arlington, Alexandria, Mclean, Ashburn and Fairfax to name a few. With nationally ranked schools, a diverse job market, strong housing market, culturally diverse communities and world class ammenities, Northern VA is consistently voted one of the nation's most desired places to live!