A comprehensive and growing neuroscience program in Pennsylvania is seeking an ABNS BC/BE, Dual trained Cerebrovascular/Endovascular Neurosurgeon to join the comprehensive stroke center team.
This is an academic position at a teaching hospital with an opportunity to work with medical students, neurosurgery residents and cerebrovascular/endovascular fellows and enjoy tremendous collaborative research potential, benefit from significant volumes and join a health system seeking to house 3 of only 150 Comprehensive Stroke Centers in the entire country.
Medical Center Highlights:
*Comprehensive capabilities, certified as a primary stroke center with plans to seek comprehensive stroke center designation in Spring 2019
*Level II Trauma Center that is the only trauma center in the county
*Dedicated neurocritical care area in a state-of-the-art Critical Care Building linked with eICU
*ICU recently received a silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN).
*County’s only Neonatal ICU
*Advanced Cancer Center offering clinical trials and genetic testing that is home to the region’s largest team of fellowship trained cancer specialists
*Sophisticated stroke care capabilities with a Rapid Response Stroke Team and advanced diagnostic tools
*Region’s Only Dedicated Heart Hospital with an accredited Chest Pain Center and a Level I Heart Attack Program
*Comprehensive neurovascular capabilities in 2 campuses serving a large catchment area of 3.7M population and a core of 2.4M with high penetration
*Two Neuro Bi-plane endovascular suites, one is a dedicated hybrid neurovascular operating room
*Dedicated neurocritical ICU area
*Large cerebrovascular/endovascular group offers tremendous flexibility and opportunity for backup *Opportunity to be faculty in a CAST-approved Neuroendovascular fellowship program
*Opportunity to be core faculty in an ACGME-approved neurosurgical residency program
*Academic faculty appointment through the School of Medicine. Appointments will be commensurate with experience and track record.
*Flexibility to pursue any additional subspecialty interests and enjoy the support of mentorship in any area of neurosurgery
*Opportunity for significant collaborative research opportunities in the areas of genomics, predictive and precision medicine, outcome and healthcare delivery re-engineering
Located in a beautiful Mid Atlantic region with proximity to mountains, forests, lakes and streams, this practice offers an active rural alternative to crowded metropolitan living. It also offers a charming city frequented by nearby college students, three highly rated high schools, a popular downtown area with movie theatres, locally-owned and nationally recognized restaurants, a major bookstore and active enhancement projects including the development of downtown living. Residents can choose to live in historic corridors or new developments. They have easy access to highways and airports and are within easy driving distance to major cities and mountain resorts.