Northwest Texas Healthcare System is assisting in the recruitment of a Vascular Surgeon for an employed position.
The position will be with a hospital-affiliated multi-specialty group providing Primary Care, Neurology, Orthopedics, Vascular and Cardiovascular Surgery. This is an excellent opportunity to build a successful new practice in an attractive and progressive community with a strong referral base. Ideal candidates will have at least three to five years of practice experience although all experience levels are welcome. All candidates must be Board certified or recently Board eligible. The position will be a true Vascular position, but can include some general surgery cases if desired. Compensation package will be competitive and includes a base salary with wRVU production bonus, benefits and other possible incentives.
Northwest Texas Healthcare System is a 495-bed acute care hospital that serves approximately 650,000 residents of the Texas Panhandle and surrounding region. The system provides acute care services, including specialty cardiac and pediatric care, women’s services, emergency, surgical and behavioral health care. Northwest is staffed by nearly 500 physicians representing over 50 specialties, who provide high quality care and combine traditional values with leading edge technology.
Amarillo has four distinct seasons and a population of nearly 200,000 people. The public schools are outstanding and there are college preparatory and parochial private schools available. Texas Tech University Health Science Center has a thriving campus in Amarillo and trains 70 medical students and over 75 residents annually, largely at the Northwest campus. The city boasts many cultural activities, and recreational activities are plentiful. Amarillo offers a spectacular botanical garden, numerous art galleries and museums, and outdoor activities, including golf, hiking and biking. The city is located minutes from Palo Duro Canyon State Park, the second largest canyon in the country, and is on Historic Route 66. Amarillo is just four hours from Oklahoma City and Albuquerque and an hour flight to Dallas or Denver.