Cardiothoracic Surgery Job in Knoxville, Tennessee

Cardiovascular Surgeon needed in the foothills of Great Smoky Mountains - No State Income Tax!

Turkey Creek Medical Center

Physician - Cardiothoracic Surgery

Job Description

Turkey Creek Medical Center is seeking to recruit a cardiovascular surgeon.

  • Employed position
  • Must be board certified/eligible with 5+ years preferred
  • Program will have 2.5 surgeons inclusive of the recruit and is a highly regarded group established over 40 years ago
  • CVT surgery is supported by our 32 employed CV providers (all markets refer CVT to TCMC), as well as many loyal, independent providers
  • Accomplished cardiovascular surgery team and dedicated step down unit to serve recovering patients
  • Ability to perform Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) required and thoracic surgery capacity preferred.
  • Minimally invasive valves (50% aortic/80% mitral)
  • Lead Extractions
  • Program participates in Society of Thoracic Surgeons’ (STS) national database for quality
  • 25% of patients extubated in the OR
  • Replacing relocating physician so immediate productive schedule

    Comprehensive Package that may include all of the following:

  • Competitive Salary based on the MGMA guidelines
  • Incentive Bonus based on WRUVs
  • Commencement/Signing bonus
  • Medical Education Debt Assistance
  • Relocation Expenses
  • CME, Licensure, Dues, Subscriptions
  • Vacation, Health, Dental, Vision benefits
  • Mid-Level Supervision Compensation

Tennova Healthcare is a five hospital network in East Tennessee based in Knoxville.  Conveniently located in the fastest growing area of the county, Tennova Turkey Creek Medical Center (101 beds) serves the residents of West Knoxville and surrounding counties.  Our full service hospital features a 24/7 Emergency Room, the Tennova Heart Institute, state-of-the –art da Vinci robotic surgical system, and 3D MRI.  We also have a newly expanded intensive care unit with monitored bed capability.

Knoxville is in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and is home to the University of Tennessee, Tennessee Valley Authority, and close to a National Lab and high-tech industry. Perfect for those loving the outdoors. With a population of approx. 600K, the city also has many culture opportunities. The Knox County school system is very strong with excellent private school options as well. With low crime, mild weather, and no state income tax,  Knoxville is a great place to raise a family and grow a practice.

Other Details

Job ID: 04a54a3a-4532-418e-abfb-399a0717948b

Practice Type: Employee

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

Parent Company

Hiring Organization

Turkey Creek Medical Center
10810 Parkside Drive
Knoxville, Tennessee 37934

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