Franklin Community Health Network is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible General Orthopedic Surgeon to join their hospital-based Orthopedics practice located in Farmington, Maine.
Greater Franklin County is tucked in the beautiful western mountain foothills of Maine. One of the most spectacular places in New England, Greater Franklin County is a charming four-season region offering numerous opportunities for its 40,000 residents, including a nationally-acclaimed health care system, the pristine Rangeley lakes region, panoramic views and bustling downtowns with a distinct local flavor and the home of the University of Maine at Farmington. The area offers some of the most breathtaking natural beauty and outdoor recreation found anywhere in a safe community environment.
The Farmington Orthopedic team has an Orthopedic Surgeon, a Sports Medicine physician, an experienced PA, and a podiatrist. The selected candidate will also share call and work collaboratively with another community based Orthopedic Surgeon. This team of doctors at Farmington undertakes or provides state-of-the-art joint replacements, including total knee and hip replacements, carpal tunnel release, joint arthroscopy, fracture reduction, and foot and hand surgery. A diverse physical rehabilitation and sports medicine department supports the Orthopedics program, as well as a weekly sports medicine clinic for individuals of all ages who suffer from a sports-related injury, including a local Division III university, high school and ski academy. This position offers teaching opportunities of medical students, as Franklin Memorial Hospital is one of the teaching sites for the Maine Medical Center – Tufts University Medical School program.
Franklin Community Health Network is a member of MaineHealth, the premier healthcare system in Maine, and is nationally renowned for its innovative programs in rural healthcare. Franklin Memorial Hospital, a 65-bed, acute care, Joint Commission accredited facility, serves 40,000 residents of west central Maine, including an Ambulatory Surgical Unit which includes 3 operating rooms. Our progressive 40-member medical staff offers outstanding collegial relationships, and specialty and primary care referrals are readily available.
Come practice in a location that provides unsurpassed natural beauty, safe communities, excellent schools and nearly unlimited four-season outdoor recreation.
For more information please contact Gina Mallozzi, Physician Recruiter at (207) 661-2092 or firstname.lastname@example.org.