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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Company: Merritt Hawkins
Location: Norfolk
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description & Requirements

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in Virginia

StartDate: ASAP

The Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters (CHKD), located in highly desirable coastal Virginia, is seeking an oral and maxillofacial surgeon due to service area growth. The successful candidate will join an existing practice that includes two other surgeons, and the goal is to build the group to include four to six surgeons. The service area has tremendous opportunity for a full-scope practice, as there is a lack of providers in the community taking on full-scope cases requiring an operating room.

CHKD serves as the only Level I Pediatric Trauma Center in the region whose surgical program is designated as a Level I Children's Surgery Center, the highest level possible, by the American College of Surgeons. CHKDs adult hospital partner, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is an adjacent Level I Trauma Center that serves as the primary teaching institution for Eastern Virginia Medical School.

Opportunity Highlights

  • Excellent opportunity for a surgeon with a growth mindset Help build a full-scope practice that becomes the region's go-to group
  • The surgical groups scope of practice includes full facial trauma surgery, pathology, TMJ disorders, orthognathic surgery, cosmetics, dental implants, and dentoalveolar surgery for adults and pediatric patients
  • CHKD includes a 25-bed PICU, a 68-bed Level IV NICU, a full-time Pediatric Emergency Department with a Level I pediatric trauma and Level I ACS surgery designation, a 10-room surgical suite with state-of-the-art equipment, and a dedicated support staff
  • Plans to develop an internship program and eventually a full residency program
  • Limited Pediatric and Adult OMFS call
  • Very competitive compensation and the option to take additional paid call
  • Excellent quality of life #9 Best City for US doctors (The Darwinian Doctor)

    Community Information Live in Norfolk, Virginia

    Vibrant downtown energy and warm historic neighborhood charm?underscore?why Norfolk, Virginia,?was named "America's Favorite City" (Travel + Leisure).?Miles of shoreline, including Virginia Beach, make Norfolk an outside lover's paradise.

    • 20-minute drive to Virginia Beach
    • Rated #2 place to raise a family (Parenthood magazine)?
    • Affordable housing, including Colonial-inspired townhomes, waterfront condos, and downtown lofts?
    • A lower cost of living than the national average??
    • Outstanding educational options, including local colleges and universities?
    • Enjoy a plethora of outdoor activities afforded by 144 miles of shoreline?
    • Indulge in a world-class culinary scene starring fresh seafood, Spanish tapas, and Southern-fried chicken and biscuits?
    • Explore countless recreational options, including golf, local wineries and breweries, museums, zoos, gardens, and performing arts venues?
    • Easy access to Washington, DC

      Job Benefits

      About the Company

      Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nations leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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