General Surgeon Surgicalist

Location: Tennova North Knoxville Medical Center

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 Surgical’s physicians value the independent private 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 by giving patients the widest range of healthcare options.

Seeking General Surgeon Surgicalist

Premier Surgical seeks a BC/BE General Surgeon to fill a newly established acute care surgicalist position to support a busy established practice. You will be joining a collaborative team of providers at the Tennova North Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee, covering acute care surgical consults and ER. Hours will be 7am to 5pm Monday through Friday. The facility is located in one of Knoxville’s fastest growing communities with support staff including ICU, pulmonology, cardiology, GI, nephrology, hospitalists, orthopedics, urology, etc.

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 surgery including cholecystectomy, appendectomy, bowel resection, etc. Tennova North is not a trauma facility so there will be no significant trauma coverage.
• Supports 3 general surgeons. Night and weekend call rotates 1 in 4.
• Opportunity to evolve beyond surgicalist into elective practice as desired. Tennova North enjoys the support of a strong referral base including multiple primary care groups and GI physicians.
• 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 Tennova system
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Interested Applicants
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Fax: 865-584-7712

Premier Surgical Associates, PLLC
6408 Papermill Drive; Suite 220
Knoxville, Tennessee 37919