Staff Physician - Microvascular Head and Neck Oncologic Surgeon - Department of Otolaryngology

Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.0
Shift: Varied
Hours: Varied
Recruiter: Please contact Ashley Nippert at [email protected] for additional information.

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a fellowship trained Microvascular Head and Neck Oncologic Surgeon to join the Department of Otolaryngology in Hershey, PA.

What we’re offering

  • Join a division of 4 head and neck surgeons and department of 11 full-time physicians, 9 advanced practice providers, 9 audiologists and 22 speech-language pathologists
  • Division sees over 500 new cancer patients per year and performs 40-60 free flaps and 20-30 pedicled flaps on average per year
  • Strong referral base from Lancaster, Reading, Lebanon Veterans Hospital, Gettysburg, and Harrisburg
  • Growing clinical trial portfolio with 6 co-op trials currently open with 2 trials in the pipeline
  • Fleet of da Vinci robots including da Vinci SP
  • Collaborative care with neurosurgery, dermatology and Mohs surgeons, plastic surgery, oculoplastic surgery, medical oncology and radiation oncology
  • Participation in medical student, resident and fellow education

Compensation and Benefits 

  • Competitive salary – guaranteed base salary with opportunity for both productivity and academic bonuses
  • Health, dental, vision, life, disability, and malpractice insurance
  • 20 days of vacation
  • 10 days of CME
  • 401k match up to 10%

Position Requirements

  • M.D., M.D./Ph.D., D.O., or equivalent degree
  • BC/BE Otolaryngology and completion of a Head and Neck fellowship
  • Experience treating a wide spectrum of head and neck surgical oncology including training in microvascular reconstruction
  • Ability to acquire license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania
  • Must be able to obtain valid federal and state narcotics certificates

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained