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Job Title: Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery
Date Available: Immediately
Location: Palmetto Health Tuomey Hospital /University of South Carolina; Sumter, South Carolina
Description: Palmetto Health / University of South Carolina is seeking a Board Certified or in the process of certification Plastic Surgeon(s) to join a unique practice opportunity located in Sumter, South Carolina on the Palmetto Health Tuomey Hospital campus. The position includes a full faculty appointment at a practice affiliated with the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of South Carolina (USC) School of Medicine located only 45 miles away in Columbia, South Carolina. The position would involve practicing somewhat independently in a clinically focused environment, while maintaining involvement with the academic teaching program at the University of South Carolina. This would include participation in all the teaching conferences within the division, as well as, taking part in the residency training program. This position requires a plastic surgeon willing to perform a broad range of cases to include: breast reconstruction, hand surgery, and cosmetic surgery. Complex trauma and complex pediatric cases are transported to our Level 1 Trauma Center or Childrenís Hospital facilities in Columbia, SC.

The only hospital in Sumter, Palmetto Health Tuomey is a 301-bed, TJC-accredited acute-care facility with a state-of-the-art outpatient surgery center and 10 ORs in the main hospital, with support from multidisciplinary medical and surgical specialties. Sumter is a medium-sized community in the heart of South Carolina that offers all the services and amenities of a metropolitan community while embracing you with its small-town charm. Home to Shaw Air Force Base with the 9th Air Force and the 3rd Army, Sumter is a family-friendly community with approximately 108,000 residents and a catchment area of 160,000. Itís a perfect location with short drives to both the Appalachian Mountains and South Carolinaís famous beaches. An abundance of leisure activities are available, including a vibrant arts community and excellent educational opportunities.

Competitive Compensation Package Provided; as well as, Sign-on Bonus and Relocation Expenses.

Contact: Interested individual(s) please submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to:

Jillian Huckeba, Physician Recruiter
Palmetto Health/USC Medical Group

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