Opportunity description:

Ferrell-Duncan Clinic is seeking a BE/BC cardio thoracic surgeon to join their Cardiology department. The department consists of two cardio thoracic surgeons, three vascular surgeons, seven interventional and non-interventional cardiologists and one electrophysiologist. This physician group conducts more than 4,000 procedures annually.

The surgeon should be able to perform a variety of procedures, including complex valve repair and replacement, minimally invasive valve surgery, aortic procedures including complex aneurysms and dissections, and coronary artery bypass grafting. 

Physicians partner with one hospital, Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, Mo., a Level 1 trauma and Level 1 stroke center.  Cox Medical Center South has three operating rooms, including a state-of-the-art hybrid operating room, specially constructed with traditional operating room capabilities plus advanced imaging equipment found in a cardiac catheterization lab. 

Position includes:

Competitive starting salary with excellent earning potential
Comprehensive benefits package
Sign-on bonus

Springfield, Mo., is consistently rated as one of the “Top Quality of Life Communities in the Nation” by Money Magazine. Located in southwest Missouri, Springfield is the third largest city (metro population 450,000) and offers diversity in the arts, a wide variety of outdoor activities and numerous sporting events. 

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, contact us today.

Why CoxHealth? 

Our health system includes six hospitals with more than 80 clinics and 200 primary care physicians serving 24 counties. Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, our multi-specialty clinic physician group offers 23 specialties. 

CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare for quality and patient safety. All five hospitals, as well as our outpatient centers and provider-based clinics hold this national distinction from DNV’s accreditation program, the National Integrated Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. We are the only local health system named five times to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Hospitals list, and we are recognized by CareChex as among the Top 10 percent of U.S. hospitals for medical excellence and patient safety in overall medical care.

Why the Springfield Area?  

Southwest Missouri offers outdoor activities, live music, theaters, major sports teams and an established academic community - and Springfield is at the heart of it all.