Premier Surgical Associates, Knoxville TN

Located in beautiful east Tennessee just minutes from the Smoky Mountains and with easy access to numerous deep-water lakes and a mild climate offering all four seasons.  Cultural amenities include Broadway and regional theater companies, symphony, orchestra, multiple music venues, Tennessee’s flagship university and the related nationally ranked sports programs.  Knoxville maintains a strong economic base across multiple industries, including automotive, healthcare, government, education and technology with an MSA of over one million residents.  We are only 3 hours from the major metropolitan hubs of Nashville and Atlanta.

Premier’s physicians value the independent practice of medicine and believe that the independent practice model provides patients with the highest quality of care. Independent practice provides physicians the freedom to practice giving patients the widest range of healthcare options.

General Surgeon

Premier Surgical seeks a BC/BE General Surgeon to join our well-established team of thirty surgeons.  Our opportunity is at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, a tertiary care, regional referral center, and a member of the Covenant Health System.  Covenant is the area’s largest employer with 10,000 employees, 1500 affiliated physicians and 11 hospitals.

Opportunity Highlights
  • Premier’s thirty physicians comprise the area’s largest private, independent surgical group, providing services at four of the area’s five hospitals.
  • Joining an existing and well-established multi-specialty surgical practice
  • Surgical opportunities include a wide variety of general, robotic and minimally invasive cases including breast, colo-rectal, gall bladder, stomach, nissen, hernia and endocrine surgery.
  • Supported by a full-time surgicalist program reducing call burden and clinic interruptions. No weekday call. Night and weekend call rotates 1 in 5.
  • Competitive salary, partnership track, group health, dental, life, disability and retirement benefits
  • Annual CME allowance, relocation package
  • Growth and leadership opportunities both with Premier and in the Covenant system
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Premier Surgical Associates, PLLC
6408 Papermill Drive; Suite 220
Knoxville, Tennessee 37919