Neurosurgery Physician

  • Job Reference: 1326782969-2
  • Date Posted: 16 May 2024
  • Recruiter: CommonSpirit Health
  • Location: Prescott, Arizona
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Care in the community, Restaurant & Service
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Overview

Picture a mid-sized mountain community location within 1.5 hours of a major metropolitan area. Imagine filling your lungs with the scent of pine trees as you enjoy a robust outdoor lifestyle. Let your mind wander through the history of the Wild West as you explore a town brimming with history dating back to the days of Wyatt Earp. Envision practicing medicine with a group of like-minded physicians who are dedicated to their community.

Our Community:

  • Rich in history and charm, Prescott's many historic buildings, museums, state parks and sites offer a wide array of ways to explore and experience the area
  • Locally owned and award winning restaurants, bistros and café's
  • Charming shops and boutiques appealing to a wide variety of tastes
  • Wide variety of festivals and arts/entertainment throughout the year
  • Home to wineries and tasting rooms
  • Closest metro area is Phoenix (99 miles) with a population of 1.6 million
  • A 4-season climate with low humidity and plenty of sunshine!
  • Regional airport with daily flights to Phoenix, Las Vegas and beyond

What we offer:

  • The opportunity to be part of a well-established service line.
  • Competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package
  • Additional fully funded Pension in addition to 403(b) Savings Plan
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Sign-On Bonus

Responsibilities

Minimum:

  • Joining a group of 4 providers (1 Neurosurgeon), DO, PA and an NP
  • Spine and Cranial Neurosurgery
  • 200-300 cases annually possible based on surgeons expertise and assessment.
  • 7-10 patients per day when in clinic
  • Average surgery days range from 2-3 days per week and 2 days in clinic.
  • Anterior cervical discectomy, epilepsy neurosurgery, Chiara decompression, craniotomy, lumbar puncture and laminectomy.
  • Shared monthly and provides consultation to hospital staff.
  • Perform surgeries, meet w/patients to interpret MRIs, CTs and PET scans to assess the patient and decide on a surgical plan. Work on research and clinical trials. Provide consultations.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Completion of a residency and a fellowship in Neurosurgery, in ACGME approved programs
  • Current BC/BE
  • Valid state medical license as MD or DO
  • Valid DEA certificate
  • New grad or experienced

Pay Range
$305.36 - $536.82 /hour