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General Surgery Physician Job with Northern Light Health in Dover-Foxcroft, ME

Be the Next General Surgeon in Dover Foxcroft Maine

Northern Light Health Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426
  • Accepts J1 Visas: Negotiable
  • Accepts H1B Visas: Negotiable
  • Loan Assistance:Yes
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:No
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 09/22/2021
  • 823873

Northern Light Mayo Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible General Surgeon to join our team providing general surgery with good laparoscopic equipment. 

We are seeking a BE/BC general surgeon to join our professional team, either in a full-time or part-time status.    Here at Mayo,  you would be working in a rewarding environment with caring, experienced staff and be provided the resources to be successful.    This is a terrific opportunity for someone who wants to work in a collegial atmosphere and make an immediate impact while living and working in a serene environment you can truly call home.   

  • The Ideal candidate will have experience and interest in endoscopy..
  • Procedures include: Hernias, gall bladders, appendectomies, and some colon surgery.
  • Very minimal breast surgery (most go to Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor).
  • More than 50% of practice is endoscopy: screening colonoscopy, surveillance colonoscopy, polypectomy and biopsies. EGD, biopsies.
  • No significant interventional endoscopy (e.g. actively bleeding patients) unless the provider has those skills and wants to maintain.
  • Lots of opportunity for skin cases – e.g. abscess care, skin cancer removal, lipomas, and cysts.

Why Northern Light Health?

  • Robust compensation and benefits package
  • Student loan reimbursement programs
  • Relocation bonus
  • Sign on bonus
  • Flexible schedules and exceptional work/life balance
  • Generous PTO benefits
  • Leadership and teaching opportunities, if desired


Located in the scenic Maine highlands region, Northern Light Mayo Hospital provides advanced medical services to more than 26,000 residents in Piscataquis and adjacent Penobscot and Somerset counties. We are a 25 bed, non-profit, critical access hospital staffed with great nursing and clinical support and a team of primary care physicians and specialists including hospital-based inpatient physicians that provide 24/7 coverage, family practice, internal medicine, OB/GYN, pediatrics, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, and psychiatry.