Family Medicine Job In Danville, Virginia
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Sovah Health - Danville is seeking Family Medicine physician to join their core faculty. Employed Family Medicine practices and/or Core Faculty opportunities available, including precepting residents and medical students. A competitive compensation package will be offered including Signing Bonus, Relocation and Loan Repayment options. Danville, VA is surrounded by gorgeous farmland, 50 minutes from Greensboro, NC, 1 hour from Raleigh / Durham and (among many other attractions) have one of the best off road bike trails and YMCAs in the country! We are also only 30-45 minutes from beautiful Smith Mountain Lake and a bit over an hour to the Blue Ridge Parkway and Appalachian Trail. Our blended rural and midsize south-central Virginia community (right on the border of North Carolina) is experiencing very exciting revitalization and growth, especially in our historic River District. Where once stood abandoned warehouse buildings are now completely renovated lofts, apartments, restaurants, shops, bustling businesses, and more!
There’s plenty to do and see in Danville. Millionaires Row along Main St. features beautiful Victorian homes. The newly renovated North Theater provides a venue for theatre, arts and music. Carrington Pavilion hosts top concerts. The “Festival in the Park,” held at Ballou Park in early May, features free live entertainment, craftsmen and artists, and the River City Chili Challenge. The Danville Science Center features hands-on exhibits and special programs, while the Virginia International Raceway hosts amateur and professional automobile and motorcycle events, driving schools, club days and private test rentals. There’s also the Danville Braves, the Rookie League team of the Atlanta Braves. If all that’s not enough, locals and visitors can enjoy the beauty of the Butterfly Station and Garden each year during butterfly season (April through October), one of only a few butterfly greenhouses in Virginia.
Education is an important part of community life in Danville. Nearby Averett University offers 35 undergraduate degrees and three master’s degrees, while Danville Community College offers many educational options, including an affiliation with Old Dominion University.
Outdoor activities can be enjoyed all year thanks to Danville’s mild, four-season climate. The Dan River, which runs through the city, is a beautiful natural resource for fishing and also offers many other recreation activities. Danville’s River Walk Trail borders parts of the river where you can enjoy many miles of paved paths whether you are a walker, runner, biker or skater. From this path, you can see scenic views of the Dan River, connect to woodland trails as well as other facilities. Bordering the river is Dan Daniel Memorial Park, 170 acres of wetlands and woodlands. There are many lakes within easy driving distance for camping, fishing and boating, including Smith Mountain Lake, VA; Hyco Lake, NC and Buggs Island Lake in Clarksville, VA. The beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway is less than an hour away, and the beaches of North and South Carolina are within a four-hour drive.
Licensed for 250 beds, Sovah Health - Danville is the most comprehensive source of healthcare in the Dan River Region of Virginia and North Carolina. For more than 120 years, this hospital has been part of the community and has an active medical staff of approximately 165 members and employs over 1,300 associates. The hospital provides over 25 medical specialties and 14 surgical services to the community. Danville Regional has the largest, leading-edge surgical capacity with advanced capabilities (including 13 state-of-the art surgical suites), open-heart surgeries and other complicated procedures in the area, including those usually found only at large teaching hospitals.