Orthopaedic Traumatologist

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 159814-1A
Date Posted: Nov 19, 2020
Category: Physician

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Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Lahey Hospital & Center

Orthopedic Traumatologist

Burlington, MA

?The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is seeking an MD/DO BC/BE  Fellowship trained Orthopaedic  Traumatologist.

? The Department  is comprised of 17 orthopaedic surgeons, including one foot and ankle surgeon, a non-operative sports medicine physician, and 22 advanced practitioners with sub-specialties in Sports Medicine, Joint Replacement, Hand Surgery, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, and Trauma and  2 full time podiatrists.

Our orthopaedic practice is enhanced by collaboration with physical and occupational therapists who provide essential services to our patients.

 Candidates should have a desire to be involved within a very busy practice within a group employment practice model and will take  general orthopaedic call schedule.

We are a Level 1 American College of Surgeons Verified Trauma Center since May 2019.   LHMC is a member of the Boston Medflight helicopter consortium. ? The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at LHMC is the primary teaching affiliate of the Boston University Orthopaedic Residency Training Program and Lahey is an academic affiliate of Tufts School of Medicine.

The Lahey Health integrated delivery system consists of over 1,200 clinicians providing care throughout Lahey Health’s network of acute care hospitals, ambulatory centers, physician practice sites, behavioral health facilities, long-term care facilities, home health organizations and care management programs.  In March 2019, Lahey Health merged with four other local hospital organizations (Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, New England Baptist, Mount Auburn, and Anna Jaques Hospitals) to form Beth Israel Lahey Health (BILH).  BILH currently employs 35,000 individuals making it the second largest employer in the state of Massachusetts and consists of over 200 care locations including 13 hospitals with over 2400 beds and 5 ambulatory surgery centers.  Approximately 4,300 physicians are associated with BILH including 840 primary care physicians managing 1.3 million patients. 

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, a founding member of Beth Israel/Lahey Health, is a tertiary care, 347-bed hospital with a state of the art Level I trauma center and outpatient clinic, is a physician-led, multi-disciplinary group practice of over 500 physicians.  We are located just outside Boston with easy access to excellent school systems and a short drive to all the New England states and the cultural opportunities of a world class city.

Interested candidates should forward CV and cover letter to:

N. George Kasparyan, MD, Ph.D, Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery  [email protected]

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center 41 Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01805 and to  Kate Schnabel, Sr.Physician  Recruiter