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General Surgery

We are delighted to offer a range of practice opportunities in General Surgery. Please contact us for details.

 

NOTE: because of the dynamic nature of this industry, openings come and go all the time. We may have jobs that are not yet posted, and some posted positions may already be filled. Contact us today for the latest information in your job specialty!


Call 207-891-9003, or email Cal Weaver, CPC, our Director of Recruitment, at Cal@AcadiaPR.com.

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Maine:

Biddeford: We are looking for a talented General Surgeon to join a growing hospital-owned practice affiliated with a full service 150-bed medical center in this desirable coastal community just 25 minutes south of Portland. You are invited to join three excellent peer physicians and two terrific PAs in this broad scope surgical practice. You will be pleased with the modern, comfortable office suite located right on the hospital campus. The employing medical center has earned multiple awards for quality services, and hosts 5 state-of-the-art surgical suites plus a cystoscopy room on their primary campus, and 3 more ORs on their second campus nearby, where surgeons often spend one day/week. You will be impressed with the talented support staff, comprehensive facilities, and fully integrated EMR system. Enjoy a convenient weekday schedule. You will earn a generous base salary plus incentive bonuses along with full hospital benefits that include paid relocation, a generous CME budget with paid leave, health / dental / vision / disability / life insurance, participation in a retirement plan, paid holidays plus several weeks of additional paid time off, and more! Details will be shared with qualified surgeons. Biddeford combines the best of the old and the new: a historic downtown, unique eateries and beautiful vintage homes, along with popular restaurants and handy big box store shopping. This area is great for families, with excellent public and private schools. Many of Maine’s most popular sandy beaches are just minutes away. Area recreation includes golf, hiking, fishing, biking and horseback riding, along with wide variety of boating – from kayaking to sailing. Locals and vacationers alike enjoy the area’s amusement parks and water parks! Wintertime sports include cross country skiing, ice fishing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling – plus excellent downhill skiing and snowboarding just a short drive away. Biddeford is just south of Portland – frequently cited as one of America's top cities to live, work and visit – with a wealth of fine restaurants, three semi-pro sports teams, the lively Old Port district, and the International Jetport. Portland is named by Parenting Magazine as one of the best cities for families in the US! This rocky coastal region offers affordable real estate too – in town, in suburban neighborhoods, and in country settings too, just a few minutes inland. Biddeford is an easy 90 minute drive from Boston – conveniently accessed on the popular “Down-Easter” train. Contact us today to learn more about this superb opportunity!

Dover-Foxcroft: We invite a confident General Surgeon to join a Top Rural Hospital and earn an excellent income while enjoying an interesting, broad-scope practice. You must have solid skills in endoscopy – upper and lower – as this will be a sizable percentage of your practice. This is a direct-employed position on the medical staff of an admired, community-owned critical access hospital. You will be offered a convenient weekday schedule – working mostly on site at the employing hospital, with occasional rotations to a neighboring critical access hospital. Light call is shared with a second surgeon. Physicians needing H1b or J1 visa support are encouraged to apply! You will earn an excellent income with a highly competitive salary, incentive bonuses, and even a cash signing bonus! Hospital benefits include paid relocation to beautiful Maine, paid liability insurance, health, dental and life insurance, plenty of paid vacation time, paid time off with a budget for your CME, and participation in a retirement plan with employer matching. Generous multi-year assistance with your medical education debt is also available, if applicable! Dover-Foxcroft, Maine is a picturesque, mid-Maine community just 36 miles from Bangor International Airport. Come to the largest town in the Maine Highlands: a colorful all-sports community drawing many recreational tourists for camping and hiking, fishing and hunting, kayaking and white-water rafting, and winter sports too, including snowmobiling, snow-shoeing, downhill and cross-country skiing, and ice skating. Settle in a friendly and welcoming neighborhood in town, or on your own affordable acreage! This is the home of Foxcroft Academy, a nationally-ranked prep and boarding school that enrolls students from around the globe, and offers an International Baccalaureate degree program. Nearby Bangor is Maine's third largest city, home to over 100,000 people, offering shopping malls and restaurants, a symphony orchestra, a respected children’s museum, summertime festivals and concerts on the riverfront, a casino, and much more! Contact us today to learn more about this exciting new opportunity!

Pittsfield: We are searching for a General Surgeon to join the staff of this modern, 25-bed critical access hospital servicing some 30,000 central Maine residents. We would like to find a skilled physician who can do endoscopic and laparoscopic procedures in addition to traditional general surgery. Qualified candidates with an H1B or J1 visa may be considered for employment in this medically underserved area. This busy operation enjoys the referrals of eight area practices! Join an experienced peer physician and help manage an annual average of 300 surgeries plus 350 endoscopic procedures. A very competitive compensation and benefits package is being offered, and assistance with medical education debt may also be provided, if appropriate. The town of Pittsfield is in rural central Maine less than half an hour north of Waterville, Maine – home of Colby College – and 40 minutes from Bangor, site of an international airport. Pittsfield is in an area characterized by rolling hills of fields and woods, and is surrounded by smaller towns. Education is highly prized in this area, and real estate prices are very reasonable – and local offerings include historic homes with acreage included!


Skowhegan: We invite a skilled General Surgeon to join the medical staff of an independent 25-bed critical access hospital providing care to more than 30,000 residents in this riverside community in central Maine. Join 40+ physicians (and 700+ employees) working to deliver progressive health and medical services in beautiful, modern facilities. MDs and DOs are equally welcome here! Candidates requiring J1 or H1b sponsorship are encouraged to apply. We offer a full time, hospital-employed general surgery position working with a second surgeon and sharing 1:2 call. You will enjoy a comfortable suite in a state-of-the-art medical office building attached to the hospital. You can look forward to providing a broad scope of services including laparoscopic procedures. Someone interested in doing some endoscopy / colonoscopies would be highly desirable. You will be supported by a full time surgical PA, an RN and MAs, plus an office manager and dedicated secretaries. This hospital has a full time hospitalist staff to provide care to inpatients. This is a rewarding opportunity to make a significant difference in the lives of patients in this rural area! You will earn a highly competitive salary with full hospital benefits that include paid relocation, life, health and disability insurance, liability insurance, 7 weeks of paid time off (vacation, holidays, sick leave, CME time) and a generous budget for your CME expenses, and more. Come to beautiful Maine and see how it earns the nickname, Vacationland! Skowhegan is the jumping-off point to The North Woods, an outdoor recreation lover’s dream, with dozens of lakes and rivers, and scenic mountains. Winter snow provides a reliable base for miles of groomed snowmobile and snowshoeing trails. Locals frequent Eaton Mountain (3 miles from the hospital) for skiing, snowboarding and sledding, or the big slopes of Sugarloaf, one of New England’s premier ski facilities, just 40 miles away. In the summertime, enjoy the activities offered by numerous lakes, rivers and streams throughout the region. From some of the best fly-fishing in New England, to golf, white-water rafting, hiking and biking, or camping on the banks of a quiet lake, there is something here for everyone who loves the outdoors. Be alert – you may spot a moose or a bald eagle! Skowhegan is the crossroads of Maine, located 30 minutes north of the popular college town of Waterville, and 60 minutes west of Bangor. The town is located along the picturesque Kennebec River, which once powered local industry. The rolling hills of southern Somerset County mark an area rich in history, boasting a vibrant economy. Skowhegan schools are top-notch, yet real estate here is very affordable. Choose a vintage Victorian home downtown, or a comfortable suburban home in a family neighborhood, or a historic farmhouse with acreage to enjoy. Or, purchase your own land with woods, pastures or near a stream on which to build your dream house! The Skowhegan State Fair brings fun and food to town each August, with everything from a petting zoo to a Demolition Derby. Surrounding communities offer art, theatre, gyms, children’s programs, unique restaurants and more, making this a terrific place to raise a family. This town is only an hour from Maine's spectacular coast, and 90 minutes from Portland, with hundreds of restaurants, theater and a symphony orchestra, semi-pro sports, the international Jetport, and the energetic Old Port district of shops and nightclubs. Skowhegan is 3.5 hours from Boston, and 3 hours from Quebec, Canada. Bangor, an hour to the east, has another international airport, shopping malls, a respected children’s museum, a casino/hotel, summer festivals on the riverfront, and more! Contact us today to learn more about this new opportunity!



New Hampshire:

Berlin: We invite a skilled General Surgeon to join the medical staff of a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital in picturesque New Hampshire, near the White Mountain National Forest. This is an employed position offering a convenient four day/week schedule, and call shared 1:3. This rewarding practice offers professional variety, with OR time split between general surgery cases and endoscopy (there are no gastroenterologists here). You will also have numerous student teaching opportunities in this role! Enjoy excellent clinical support, and respected hospital leadership from a caring administrative team. Imaging, lab and Occupational Therapy are all on site. Surgeons here can conduct outreach clinics in multiple area locations as well. The hospital’s IT system is excellent – and their EMR has integrated voice recognition/templates all set for your use. You will earn a very competitive income here (base salary plus incentives) along with benefits that include a cash starting bonus, paid relocation, paid liability insurance, health and dental insurance, disability and life insurance, a generous amount of paid time off for holidays, vacations and personal time, paid leave plus a budget for your CME, and participation in a retirement plan. Student loan repayment is also available! Berlin is a beautiful mountainside town that attracts recreational tourists in all seasons. Enjoy scenic vistas at every turn! With a community population of about 16,000, you will appreciate clean, friendly, small-town living in a place where physicians are respected. Berlin is perfect for people who want a beautiful place to live, work and play. Outdoor activities abound here, with numerous options for hiking or mountain biking, fishing or hunting, kayaking and canoeing, horseback riding, golf, camping, snowmobiling and more. Choose among several popular ski resorts within an hour’s drive for cross-country or alpine skiing! This is a wonderful place to raise a family: Excellent local school systems earn awards for quality, and the degree of parental involvement. Private schools in Maine and New Hampshire offer additional options in attractive locations that may be commutable for you. Montessori Schools operate in several towns. Housing costs here are quite reasonable! Many physicians purchase homes with substantial amounts of land (10-100 acres) granting magnificent mountain views! New Hampshire is also a financially attractive state, with no sales tax and no income tax. Berlin offers reasonable access to larger cities (2-2 ˝ hours to Portland, Maine; Burlington, Vermont; and Manchester, NH). The nearest major metropolitan areas include Boston and Montreal (3-3 ˝ hours). Contact us today to learn about this exciting new opportunity!


Vermont:

St. Johnsbury: We seek an excellent General Surgeon to join the medical staff of a highly respected, award-winning 25-bed critical access hospital in scenic northeastern Vermont, near the New Hampshire border. This hospital operates a 24/7 ER and hospitalist program, and offers primary care, surgical and specialty services for thousands of residents in several surrounding towns. A nearby tertiary care center handles serious patients as needed. MDs and DOs are equally welcome. Join two fellow surgeons and a PA in an interesting, broad-scope practice seeing all types of patients. You will average 15-18 outpatient visits / 6-10 cases daily, supported by a skilled clinical and office team. Candidates with Pacemaker skills will receive priority attention. The outpatient clinic is located right on the hospital campus – the medical center has 3 operating rooms and 2 procedure rooms. You will be impressed by the experienced staff, the supportive environment, the hospital’s state-of-the-art technology, and a management staff that really cares! At every level, the patient is the focus! You will earn a highly competitive salary and a generous benefits package that includes paid relocation, paid liability insurance, health, dental and vision insurance, plenty of paid vacation time, additional paid leave plus a budget for your CME, participation in a retirement program with employer contributions, and student loan assistance, too! Details will be shared with qualified candidates. St. Johnsbury is a quaint town in Vermont's scenic Northeast Kingdom, a region known for its rural charm, unspoiled beauty, abundant wildlife, and four seasons of recreational activities. Come to a friendly, growing region and live where many people choose to vacation! Enjoy a slower pace of life – which gives you more time relaxing with family and friends – in Vermont, recently named the Healthiest State in the continental US AND the #1 State for Healthcare. Enjoy easy access to fresh food from nearby farmers at local markets providing true, convenient “farm to table” cuisine! Take advantage of excellent public and private schools, arts, shopping and many outdoor activities in and near St. Johnsbury. This is classic New England: beautiful rolling hills, farms and forests, quaint towns, picturesque rivers and lakes – and affordable real estate! Imagine summer days on quiet lakes… the crisp, colorful beauty of autumn… and exciting winter sports, followed by smooth hot chocolate… this is life in Vermont! Outdoor activities include superb skiing, stunning hiking, challenging golf courses, and 100 miles of world-class, award-winning mountain biking trails. Enjoy hunting and fishing, and a variety of boating too – from canoeing and kayaking to motoring and sailing. St. Johnsbury is just 45 minutes from the state capital, 100 minutes from Burlington (with over 200,000 people), two and a half hours from Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and three hours from Boston Mass and Portland Maine. Contact us today for more information on this wonderful new opportunity!