Physician Opportunities Physician Opportunity: Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgeon Physician Job Description CoxHealth Medical Group is seeking a fellowship-trained orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon to join our award-winning orthopedic team of multi-specialty providers. These providers care for and treat patients suffering from pain, injury, fractures, dislocations, bursitis, and osteoarthritis of the lower extremities. This position is located in Springfield, Missouri and an orthopedic residency is required.CoxHealth Orthopedics concentrates the practice on the areas of general orthopedics and has experts in sports medicine, foot and ankle, hand/upper extremity, and joint-related surgery. The new member can expect a comfortable call schedule, a broad range of case diversity, and a large panel of patients seeking access to quality orthopedic foot care. Most cases are handled at one facility, Meyer Orthopedic Center, located on the same campus as the clinic offices.Position highlights:State-of-the-art facilitiesA collaborative team environmentBeautiful work-life balanceExceptional professional stability and growthBenefits include:Competitive starting salary with excellent earning potentialComprehensive benefits packageSign-on bonusRelocation allowance Categories Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Why CoxHealth?We are a health system that includes six hospitals with over 80 clinics and 537 physicians serving 24 counties. CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV Healthcare for quality and patient safety. All six 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. The hospital is also the only facility in the region to receive the ANCC Magnet designation, which recognizes excellence in nursing. We are the only local health system named six 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.Working at CoxHealth Why the Springfield Area? Springfield Missouri is a vibrant and energetic area that serves as a hub for health care, entertainment and shopping for southwest Missouri. It's the third-largest city in Missouri, with a metro population of more than 450,000. Springfield is consistently rated as one of the "Top Quality of Life Communities in the Nation" by Money Magazine. It offers outdoor activities, live music, theaters, major sports teams and an established academic community. Enjoy a low cost of living, convenient airport access and top-rated schools.