Opportunity description:

Ferrell-Duncan Clinic is seeking a BE/BC vascular surgeon to join the Heart and Vascular department. The department consists of three vascular surgeons, two cardiothoracic surgeons, eight interventional and non-interventional cardiologists, one vascular internist, and one electrophysiologist. This physician group conducts more than 4,000 procedures annually.

The surgeon should be able to offer comprehensive, leading-edge diagnosis and treatment for diseases involving the arteries, veins and lymph vessels. The physician will work closely with specialists in cardiology and neurology to care for patients with common vascular diseases, complex illnesses and rare arterial, venous or lymphatic problems along with a departmental research program.

Physicians partner with one hospital - Cox South - in Springfield, Mo., the Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 1 Stroke Center for CoxHealth. Cox Medical Center South has five cath labs with endovascular capabilities, including one dedicated vascular suite. CoxHealth partners with the University of Missouri-Columbia’s Medical School with a clinical campus in Springfield.

Position includes:

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

Springfield is consistently rated as one of the “Top Quality of Life Communities in the Nation” by Money Magazine. Located in the southwest portion of the state, 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.  

Categories Vascular Surgery

Why CoxHealth? 

Our health system includes five 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.