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Orthopedic Surgery

Careers Physician Openings Orthopedic Surgery

St. Luke's Orthopedics

Practice Specifics: Seeking 2 Fellowship-Trained Orthopedic Surgeons

St. Luke's Orthopedics would like to build a hand/upper extremity program as well as orthopedic trauma program to join a thriving group of fellowship-trained physicians. These opporutnities are for Board Certified/Board Eligible Orthopedic Surgeons and are non MUA/HPSA.

Fellowship-Trained Orthopedic Hand Surgeon

  • Multi-site therapy division, which includes Certified Hand Therapists
  • Call is divided equally among the surgeons in the practice, with option to hand-off trauma outside sub-specialty. Call is 1:7.
  • Practice currently sees a large volume of hand pathology (moderate complexity).
  • The group covers multiple sporting teams with sports hand involvement available if desired.
  • Advanced imaging on site, in-office fluoroscopy
  • Block surgical time

Fellowship-Trained Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon

  • Level II Regional Trauma Center; major referral center
  • Multi-site therapy division with PM&R, Pain Medicine adjacent to Ortho Clinic
  • No spine coverage
  • Call is divided equally among the surgeons in the practice; Call is 1:7.
  • The group covers multiple local sporting teams.
  • Build the practice you want!
    • Dedicated orthopedic trauma room with ortho-dedicated staff.
    • Current average is 60 ortho trauma cases/month.
    • Pelvic/acetabular fractures are currently being referred out.

Meet the Physicians

Location:

This position is located in Duluth, MN.
Duluth population: 87,000
Service area: 492,000

Community Description:

Nestled on the shores of Lake Superior, Duluth is a regional medical, cultural, entertainment, educational, banking and retail center serving northeast Minnesota, northwest Wisconsin, upper Michigan and southern Ontario, Canada. Cultural activities include the acclaimed Duluth/Superior Symphony Orchestra, professional Minnesota Ballet Company, Duluth Playhouse, Duluth Art Institute, Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center and Great Lakes Aquarium. Recreational opportunities are bountiful including fishing, camping, golfing, hiking, boating, downhill and cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and skating. This community is home to the College of St. Scholastica, the University of Minnesota Duluth, Lake Superior College, Fond du Lac Community College and across the bay, the University of Wisconsin-Superior.

Duluth also has 23 public schools, three charter schools, one private and four parochial schools. The city's harbor welcomes over 1,000 ocean-going and Great Lakes freighters annually. The physician population is over 400 with one of every seven residents employed in health care and also rated first in the U.S. for quality healthcare in communities of its size. Duluth has 50 restaurants in the downtown area alone and also maintains 23 city parks, sculpture and rose gardens. It was rated by Money Magazine as one of the top four midwestern small cities, based on livability.

St. Luke's is a Level II DNV accredited, 267-bed Regional Trauma Center with a hospital in Duluth and primary and specialty clinics throughout the region. St. Luke's serves patients using the best medical technology available and with the highest level of compassion.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Physician Recruiters

Meghan Anderson 218.249.5721

April Knapp 218.249.5027

mdrecruit@slhduluth.com

915 East 1st St

Duluth, MN 55805

800.321.3790

218.249.3090 (Fax)

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915 East First Street
Duluth, MN 55805