The Division of Pediatric Surgery at Driscoll Children’s Hospital in Corpus Christi, Texas is seeking applications for 1 to 2 Board Certified/Board Eligible Pediatric Surgeons. Currently, the division consists of 3 Pediatric Surgeons with expertise in laparoscopy, transplantation, bariatric surgery, trauma, and urology. Successful applicants will enjoy a competitive compensation package including coverage of all overhead expenses (including malpractice), medical, dental, and vision, disability and life insurance, excellent retirement plans, generous paid vacation days, paid holidays and paid CME.
The Pediatric Surgery practice is based at Driscoll Children’s Hospital, a non-profit freestanding, 200-bed tertiary hospital providing care to children living in the lower 34 counties of South Texas. The population served is over 2 million and is one of the youngest and fastest growing in the United States with 25% of the population less than age 18 and yearly growth rates up to 20 to 25% per year! The hospital provides comprehensive pediatric services. Surgical services include Pediatric Surgery, Urology, Cardiac Surgery, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Plastics, and ENT. Medical services include neonatology, pediatric intensivists, pulmonary, gastroenterology, endocrinology, oncology, pathology, and radiology. The hospital maintains a teaching affiliation with Texas A & M University Health Science Center, the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has its pediatric residency program.
Texas is an excellent place to work, live, play and invest. Tort reform has drastically reduced the number of lawsuits and the cost of malpractice insurance. Texas is the second largest state by size and population and the second fastest growing state in the Union. Corpus Christi is a dynamic coastal city with miles of beautiful beaches, world-class hunting, fishing, sailing, and windsurfing. Our mild climate allows for year-round outdoor family activities such as golf, cycling, and tennis. The cost of living is very low, and there is no state income tax! The recent oil discoveries in South Texas have made Corpus Christi the ten fastest growing cities in the United States.
Contact Information: Lori Smith, Director of Physician Relations and Recruitment 361-694-5906 (direct) 361-331-1311 (mobile) Lori.email@example.com
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About Driscoll Children’s Hospital
Driscoll Children’s Hospital is a 189-bed pediatric tertiary care center with pediatric specialists representing 32 medical and 13 surgical specialties offering care throughout South Texas, including Corpus Christi, the Rio Grande Valley, Victoria, and Laredo. Through the vision and generosity of its founder, Clara Driscoll, Driscoll Children’s Hospital opened in 1953, becoming the first, and remains the only, free-standing children’s hospital in South Texas. In 2016, Driscoll had almost 171,000 patient visits, including nearly 38,000 patients seen at South Texas’ first emergency room created specifically for pediatrics.
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