Pediatric Gastroenterology Opportunity (J-027269)
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Methodist Children's Hospital, San Antonio, TX
Methodist Children's Hospital opened in 1998 as the only hospital in San Antonio and South Texas designed and built especially for children. Colorful images and artwork enhance every window and wall to create a welcoming, child-focused environment that includes a two-story tree house in the lobby, play rooms on every floor, and an outdoor play area. The Methodist Children's Hospital offers 24-hour pediatric emergency room, pediatric and neonatal intensive care units, pediatric operating suites, and special outpatient clinics for children with complex illnesses.
Methodist Children's Hospital features the region's only blood and marrow stem cell transplant program offering home for children with leukemia, sickle cell anemia and immunodeficiency syndromes such as SCIDS (severe comprised immune deficiency syndrome). In addition, Methodist Children's Hospital has a complete unit devoted to hematology, oncology and transplants.
The Methodist Children's Heart Institute features a multidisciplinary team of experienced board-certified pediatric cardiologists dedicated to complex congenital cardiac and thoracic diseases, from prenatal diagnosis through adulthood. With six cardiac catheterization suites, the Methodist Children's Heart Institute is the only hospital in South Texas providing interventional and diagnostic procedures including PDA coils, balloon septostomies, balloon dilations and ASD device closures. Cardiothoracic specialty areas include neonatal and infant heart surgery, single ventricle and hypoplastic left heart syndrome, arrhythmia surgery, beating heart surgery, cardiac failure and mechanical support.
Hospital Fast Facts:
Job SummaryMethodist Children's Hospital in San Antonio, Texas is recruiting a Pediatric Gastroenterologist who is Board Eligible or Board Certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology to join a growing program. The practice currently cares for infants, children and adolescents with a wide variety of gastrointestinal problems.
The hospital is equipped with a state-of-the-art GI lab, ERCP and capsule endoscopy as well as an outpatient surgery center. The program is currently performing over 1000 endoscopic procedures a year, with continued growth expected.
The ideal candidate should have a strong background in pediatric gastroenterology education and training. He/ she should be comfortable with and experienced in all gastrointestinal procedures, or be willing to learn from one of our physicians.