PPG, Healthcare, PA. seeks to recruit a full-time kidney/pancreas transplant surgeon
The successful candidate must have acquired significant experience in kidney/pancreas transplantation virtue of his/her training and/or prior professional experience. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to join a diverse and progressive practice, which has grown to become one of the nation’s top kidney transplant programs doing over 100 kidney transplants an year with better than expected 1 year outcomes and one of the nations fastest transplant rates. Pancreas transplant program is recently launched. The individual would incorporate into a high-volume kidney transplant practice with a strong focus on living donor transplantation and maximizing opportunities to utilize surgically and/or medically high-risk deceased donors, laparoscopic nephrectomy, dialysis access and a variety of general surgical procedures. The candidate is expected to participate primarily in clinical care, possible teaching and research as needed.
Basic Qualifications: Qualified candidates must possess a Medical Doctorate, and be board certified or eligible in general surgery or hold the equivalent certification for a foreign-trained physician. The ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment is also required.
Preferred qualifications include being fully trained in an American Society of Transplant Surgery (ASTS) approved fellowship and the ability to meet UNOS criteria for a kidney transplant surgeon. 2 years of transplant experience is preferred.
Additional Qualifications: The candidate must acquire a TX Medical License before the start date.
Interested and qualified surgeons please contact Ivette Gamblin at firstname.lastname@example.org
Internal Number: 682018
About PPG Health
In 1981, a small group of physicians began a nephrology practice in Fort Worth, TX. They shared a common vision of providing exceptional, accessible and efficient care to their patients. Over the next 30 years, Tarrant Nephrology Associates established itself as a significant and trusted provider of specialty care. The reputable practice grew to serve outpatient clinics, hospitals, dialysis centers, and vascular access centers throughout the greater Fort Worth area. Healthcare delivery has changed significantly over the last three decades. As it continues to evolve, physician practices face growing challenges. Operational costs and administrative needs continue to increase, making it extremely difficult to focus on patient care. Premier Physicians Group (PPG) Health was born out of the desire of this successful group of physicians to share their proven business practices and address the challenges physician practices face.
PPG Health Today - PPG Health is a rapidly growing integrated healthcare organization serving the Dallas- Fort Worth Area. Through partnerships with primary care and specialty practices, PPG serves the community with exceptional quality care and acc...ess to a wide variety of medical specialties. As a strategic business partner, PPG provides member physicians with proven, efficient business management and administrative services.