Physician Job Description
Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, a 120-provider, multispecialty group in Springfield, Missouri, seeks a pediatric surgeon. This position is the first pediatric surgery position for the practice. Our primary facility encompasses 180,000 square feet, including comprehensive on-site ancillary support services. This position will work within the structure of the general surgery department at Ferrell-Duncan Clinic.
- New physicians begin practice with a strong, built-in referral base
- Employed by Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, a subsidiary of CoxHealth, the region's largest locally operated health system
- Call coverage of one hospital
- Comfortable call schedule
- Excellent compensation
- Comprehensive benefits package
Our health system includes six hospitals with more than 80 clinics and 200 primary care physicians serving 24 counties. Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, our multispecialty clinic physician group, offers 23 specialties.
CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV-GL 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. 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.
Why the Springfield Area?
Southwest 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.