CT Surgeon needed in Charleston, SC!
Third Party Search Firms Not Allowed
Trident Health System, Charleston, SC
Trident Health has served the communities of Dorchester, Berkeley, and Charleston for 40 years as a healthcare leader. Since its beginning in 1975 with Trident Medical Center in North Charleston, the Trident Health has added a hospital in Summerville and two free-standing Emergency Rooms – Moncks Corner Medical Center (with a 50 bed acute care facility planned for the future) and Centre Pointe Emergency in North Charleston. There is a vast opportunity to join our team of 2,400 employees, more than 400 volunteers and over 500 physicians.
Trident Medical Center is a 313-bed, tertiary-care hospital providing a comprehensive range of services including surgical and heart & vascular services. Summerville Medical Center is a 94-bed, acute-care hospital with a 24-hour emergency room, including dedicated pediatric ER, and comprehensive medical services. Summerville Medical Center enjoys an enviable reputation for accredited bariatric program, sleep center, pediatric/PICU unit, and women’s services, including "home-like" birthing suites. Trident Health has earned recognition as a leader in the delivery of healthcare in the Lowcountry.
2014 CONDE NASTE TRAVELER READERS' CHOICE AWARDS VOTED CHARLESTON, SC AS THE "TOP CITY IN THE UNITED STATES" FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR. Branded as an extraordinary coastal city, rich in history and traditions, Charleston, South Carolina has earned national and international recognition of distinction in economic development, access to global markets, tourism, medical care and entrepreneurial opportunity. With its diverse economic mix the area continues to grow; yet its rich, historic charm and cultural sophistication are evident throughout the city. These distinguishable qualities have established the foundation which has lead Charleston to the forefront of cities created with innovation, creativity and a steadfast commitment to building excellence for the future. The region also boasts a multi-billion dollar visitor industry, one of the Southeast's most impressive medical hubs, a well-established base of national and international manufacturers, as well as a large military presence. In addition, arts, recreational and cultural opportunities are abundant.
Boasting a comfortable climate, a great location, historical charm and a variety of resources, the Charleston area is one of the best places to live in the nation.
The metropolitan area is comprised of Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties, and stretches some 50 miles inland, with 90 miles of oceanfront.
Job SummaryTrident Medical Center in beautiful Charleston, SC is seeking an experienced, board certified Cardiothoracic and/or Cardiovascular surgeon to expand their cardiovascular service line.
Ideal candidate will be well trained and accomplished in all cardiothoracic procedures as well as complex aortic and valve surgery. Additional experience with endovascular procedures (EVAR, TAVR, structural heart, aorta, and/or peripheral) preferred. Seeking a team player who is passionate about patient care and maintaining excellent quality outcomes.
Program currently performs 1000 cardiac, thoracic, vascular, and endovascular procedures annually.
Manageable call shared by well-established and practiced partner with support of surgical PA’s.
Recently maintained one of JCAHO’s top 150 hospitals for quality, Trident Regional Medical Center proudly boasts a certified Heart and Vascular Center which houses a 64-slice CT scanner, heart failure and valve clinic, 2 cardiac catheterization labs, 2 dedicated state-of-the-art operating rooms, an EP lab, CVICU, and cardiac rehabilitation center; all staffed by a dedicated team of the most qualified and highly skilled Cardiac Anesthesiologists, Perfusionists, Physician Assistants, nurses and support personnel specializing in cardiac surgery.
Palmetto Cardiovascular and Thoracic Associates, PA is currently recognized with a 3 star rating for CABG surgery by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS). Additional quality recognitions for Trident Health (Trident Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center) include Joint Commission disease specific certifications in Advanced Heart Failure, Advanced Primary Stroke Center, and Diabetes Care; accredited chest pain center, and recognized as GWTG Gold Plus in HF and Stroke and a sustained platinum award in AMI care.
Solid referral base comprised of 11 Interventional Cardiologists, one non interventional cardiologist, and 3 Electrophysiologists on staff.
Superlative payor mix.