Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery Job In Wichita, Kansas
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Kansas Orthopaedic Center (KOC) has been in practice for over 38 years in Kansas’ Largest City, providing subspecialty orthopedic care to over 1.5 million residents in 2/3rds of Kansas and parts of contiguous states. KOC has 11 surgeons and 10 PA’s in two locations in Wichita and one in Garden City. The practice is ready to welcome a second Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, joining Ped Ortho Surgeon Dr. Matt Hollenbeck as he begins his 3rd year with the group. Dr. Hollenbeck’s practice is full and he has developed a region-wide referral base for all general Pediatric Orthopaedics including scolios. The new physician will join Dr. Hollenbeck on the Ped Ortho Trauma contract for one Level one trauma center and Level 2 Peds. All KOC surgeons are fellowship-trained in their subspecialty and hold clinical faculty teaching appointments in the KU Orthopaedic surgery residency program and the Pediatric and IM/Ped residencies are eager to welcome another Surgeon to their teaching staff. Physician Assistant and Therapy students also rotate with the practice.
Partner-track at 2 years
Level 1 Trauma Center Wesley Medical Center & Wesley Children's Hospital will provide relocation, first year income guarantee
Partners in this group earn in the highest decile of MGMA earnings for their sub-specialties
Excellent equipment including Extremity MRI
Candidates must be Pediatric Orthopaedic fellowship trained and BE/BC in Orthopaedic Surgery (Residency-trained in the U.S.). Best fit for this group is an entrepreneurial surgeon hungry to build a thriving practice and eager to build a life in the heartland of the Midwest.
Wichita´s population is 350,000, drawing from 2/3s of the state of Kansas and parts of contiguous states. Wichita was named #1 Most Affordable City in the US by NBC's Today Show in 2010. In 2009, Wichita ranked as one of Forbes' "Best Bang for the Buck" cities and made Money Magazine´s List of 10 best cities in the U.S. Visit the city site for reviews and links to 7 recent national rankings that explain why so many physicians and post graduate-degreed professionals settle in Wichita.
Wesley Medical Center is a regional acute-care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. The medical staff of 700 physicians and 3,000 employees provides a full range of diagnostic and treatment services for patients from throughout Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Every year, more than 180,000 patients are treated and more than 6,000 babies are born at Wesley. The hospital was founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist Church and has been part of the HCA hospital system since 1985.
- The largest Emergency Department in Kansas/ Level 1 (highest level) trauma center
- The area's only Gamma Knife Center
- State-of-the-art Neonatal Intensive Care and Pediatric Intensive Care units
- Newly equipped and renovated Cath Lab and EP lab
- Neurodiagnostics and stroke treatment
- Advanced care for high-risk pregnancies
- Cancer care
- The area's only hyperbaric oxygen chambers