Obstetrics and Gynecology Physician Job with Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, OH

OB/GYN in Ohio - $200,000 med school loan repayment!

Southern Ohio Medical Center Portsmouth, OH 45662
  • Not Specified
  • Accepts H1B Visas
  • Yes
  • Hospital Employee
  • No
  • No
  • 12/16/2022
  • 960586


Looking for a BC/BE OB/GYN to join our SOMC OB/GYN Associates!


  • Option #1:  Base salary of $322,513 (50%tile MGMA for those just completing training) with additional compensation for experience, guaranteed for 2 years. Can be switched to a wRVU production contract when exceeding target.   
  • Option #2: Base salary of $396,577 (75%tile MGMA) guaranteed for one year and then switched to a wRVU production contract.

* 5% less for those not yet boarded, salary adjusted accordingly upon board certification

2-year contract also includes:

  • Vacation:  4 weeks plus holidays/sick days (29 PTO days).  Additional 5 days when producing 75%tile wRVUs
  • CME/Books & Journals: 5 days PTO and up to $5000
  • Medical School Loan Repayment:  repay up to $200,000 ($25,000 per year for each year of service commitment)
  • Deferred compensation:  457b plan.  Defer compensation up to IRS limit of $19,500 year before taxes. No matching.
  • Retirement / Savings Plan: 403b plan. Defer compensation up to IRS limit of $19,500 year before taxes under age 50 and $24,000 for over age 50.  SOMC matches dollar for dollar up to 2% of base pay.
  • Moving Expense:    $10,000 paid to moving company
  • Malpractice Insurance Coverage: in a claims made insurance, in an amount of $1,000,000, per claim/$3,000,000, aggregate
  • Health Insurance:  provider pays small premium, deducted from paycheck
  • Liquidated Damages: 70 mile and 2 year non-compete clause or liquidated damages of one year salary
  • Sign on Bonus: 15% of base salary up to $100,000 (paid when contract signed and forgiven over 2 years)
  • Residency Stipend: up to $25,000 (requires up to 2 year service commitment)
  • Bonus Incentives:  excellent bonus incentives up to 30% of salary


  • Practice Location
    • SOMC OB/GYN Associates - 1735 27th Street, Waller Bldg, Suite 202, Portsmouth, OH 45662
  • Office Hours/Work Schedule
    • Monday – Thursday 8:00a – 5:00p / Friday 8:00a – 12:00p
    • Call for your own patients throughout the week until 5:00p
    • Weekend and holiday call along with circumcisions in the nursery
  • Outpatient Staffing
    • Dr. Darren Adams, Chief of OB/GYN, Dr. Ryan Sandlin, Dr. Arrika Mains, Dr. Allison Hamilton Bentley
    • Laine Young, NP, Tiffany Harris, CNM
    • 1 nurse chaperone per provider
    • 1 Service Line Manager and 1 Office Manager
  • Case Load
    • 25 patients/day
    • 4-6 hospital procedures/day on average
  • Procedures
    • Office: Colposcopy, IUD insertion and removals, Biopsies
    • Hospital: DX Laparoscopy, Hysterectomy, D&C, Ablations, Tubal Ligations, Cesareans
  • Additional Information
    • Looking for a team player willing to work in a high volume clinic
    • Our advanced practitioners also service our Waverly and West Union locations



Hospital Beds: 248 staffed | Service Area: over 250,000 | Not-for-profit established 1966 | Employs: over 3,000 | Medical Staff: 250

Teaching opportunities:  SOMC has Medical Students, Residents, and Advanced Practitioner trainees.  Staff are eligible for Clinical Adjunct Faculty status with Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine.

All employment is contingent upon passing the post-offer physical examination, drug and nicotine test, and criminal background investigation.