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Job Title: Section Head, Department of Plastic Surgery
Date Available: Immediately
Location: Ochsner Clinic - New Orleans, LA
Description: Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana is searching for a Head of our Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

We seek an experienced Board Certified Plastic Surgeon to lead the Section of Plastic Surgery. We are searching for an individual with proven leadership skills who enjoys direct patient care, building programs as well as teaching students, residents and fellows, and participating in clinical research. Demonstrated excellence in microsurgery is of particular interest. The Section of Plastic Surgery includes 5 physicians and 2 advanced practice providers who divide their time between providing direct patient care, teaching and conducting clinical research.

The successful candidate will be eligible for an academic appointment from our medical school, the Ochsner Clinical School, which enrolls over 100 medical students per year, and is affiliated with the prestigious University of Queensland (Australia). Ochsner has the largest Graduate Medical Education program in the state and share our Plastics Surgery Training Program with Tulane University.

Ochsner Medical Institutions is a not-for-profit, multi-specialty healthcare delivery system composed of more than 30 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 80 health centers and urgent care centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across four specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 80 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs more than 1,400 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties, and annually conducts more than 600 clinical research studies. For more information, please visit us at

CVs will be reviewed by George E. Loss, Jr., MD, PhD, Regional Medical Director, Ochsner Medical Center and Chair, Department of Surgery

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Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


George Loss, Jr., MD, PhD

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