TAVR training is important
Join 2 CTS's - Replace a retired physician
Ideal candidate will be well trained and accomplished in all cardiothoracic procedures as well as minimally invasive valve surgery and valve repair desired, VATS a plus.
Incoming surgeon can expect to perform heart surgeries, valve surgeries annually, as well as general thoracic and vascular procedures.
Very manageable call of 1:3 shared by well-established and practiced partners.
One of the busiest heart centers in South Carolina, seeing over 400 cardiac surgeries per year.
3 Physician Assistants
2 Registered Nurses
2 Dedicated CV Ors-Recently redone with digital imaging
Dedicated CV Anesthesia
100 TEE ECHO on each OH case
New 3-D Philips ECHO equipment
Dedicated 8 bed CV ICU
New Heart Tower
Excellent Cardiology Support
Considered Excellent Regional Heart Program
Hybrid OR & TAVR Program to start in 2016
Tremendous Growth Opportunity for General Thoracic Surgery
Monthly Thoracic Tumor Board and Cardiology Governance Counsels
Excellent Pulmonary & Critical Care intensivist support
Establishing Heart Failure clinic
Five year projection of 30% growth in 50 year old+ Population.
Fast Growing Community
Great selection of Private and Public Schools
Excellent Climate, Social Activities, Sports Activities
2017 Fellows encouraged to apply
Employment contract consisting of guaranteed base salary + WRVU bonus potential, comprehensive benefits package, paid occurrence based malpractice, PTO, CME as well as several other negotiable incentives being offered.