General Surgery - Breast Surgery Physician Job with Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in Lancaster, PA

Breast Surgery Opportunity with Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health

  • Accepts J1 Visas: Not Specified
  • Accepts H1B Visas: Not Specified
  • Loan Assistance:Not Specified
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:No
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 11/29/2021
  • 958408

Physicians at Lancaster General Health are often found collaborating with their peers and team members to provide a coordinated and holistic approach to care through our patient centered medical home model.  We believe that care must incorporate all needs of the patient.  This includes medically necessary before and after care services, as well as access to socio-economic resources in the community, to ensure their wellbeing as the ultimate path to recovery.  Our belief in this type of approach allows our physicians the opportunity to participate in clinical and organizational improvement huddles, committees and other initiatives, providing opportunities to innovate within their own practices as well as the overarching health system. 


Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is seeking a full-time BC/BE Breast Surgeon to join their team. Provide quality patient centered care in the specialty of breast surgery practicing with two dedicated breast surgeons in our Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute and the facilities of Penn Medicine Lancaster General Hospital. The Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute, , a 90,000 square foot state-of-the-art cancer center, provides a multidisciplinary setting for the provision of cancer care, including Medical and Radiation Oncology services and a wide range of supportive services to provide holistic care and address the needs of complex cancer patients.  It includes breast cancer navigation services and advanced practice clinicians, genetic counseling services, and research support. Our busy forward thinking group with approximately 500 newly diagnosed patients annually, is 100% focused on benign and malignant breast disease. No general surgery practice or call is required and breast surgery call is 1:3.


The successful applicant will have interest/experience in programmatic development and leadership with the intent of transitioning to the leadership role for the breast program.  Teaching opportunities and academic appointments are available through the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania and this practice is part of the system breast program of Penn Medicine.


  • Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Medicine (allopathic/osteopathic)
  • Completion of an accredited General Surgery Residency
  • Completion of an accredited Breast Surgical Oncology or Surgical Oncology Fellowship
  • Possess or able to obtain an unrestricted PA Medical License
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible
  • Expertise in the management and surgical treatment of benign and malignant breast disease is required.
  • Expertise in the performance and utilization of breast ultrasound in the OR and clinical settings is preferred but can be acquired in the practice.