Excellent Medical Director, Breast Surgery Opening - Poughkeepsie, NY

Job description Excellent Medical Director, Breast Surgery Opening - Poughkeepsie, NY (75 minutes North of NYC)

Vassar Brothers Medical Center, located in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., is seeking a fellowship trained breast surgeon to lead our NAPBC recognized comprehensive breast program. The practice is comprised of a fellowship trained surgeon, one nurse practitioner, and one physician assistant, located on the campus of Vassar Brothers Medical Center in a new comprehensive breast center with imaging and surgical services in one building.

The successful candidate will have distinguished themselves as a clinically excellent surgeon with leadership potential. We are looking for a leader to help guide the future development of our established breast center and coordinate the expansion to some of our other hospitals. We are looking to add to our existing team to continue the growth of this highly-regarded program to all our other Health Quest hospitals.

There will be no general surgery call required.

Our state of the art multidisciplinary breast center offers: surgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, radiology, genetic counseling, certified navigator, high risk program, and plastic surgery including microsurgical trained flap surgeons, as well as many other supportive services.

We provide 3D imaging, seed localizations, intraoperative radiation therapy, and clinical trials for our patients.

We are seeking a hard-working physician who wants:

• A respectful and caring work environment

• Employed position with a highly competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits

• Generous allowances for CMEs, Dues, and Relocation assistance

• To work with an exceptional group of colleagues

• Nationally recognized community hospitals

Located on the banks of the scenic Hudson River, Vassar Brothers Medical Center is a 365-bed tertiary care hospital that provides the leading acute and critical emergency care in the region. Vassar will be building a new a 696,000-square-foot, eight-level inpatient pavilion with 264 private medical/surgical patient rooms and 30 critical care rooms over the next two years. Vassar focuses on providing the highest quality care and meeting the needs of the community of by consistently adding new services and state-of-the-art treatments with established centers of excellence in cardiac services, cancer care and women and children’s health services. Vassar is consistently ranked as one of the strongest cardiac programs in the United States and one of the “Top 100 Heart Hospitals” by Modern HealthCare Magazine.

The Hudson Valley boasts a terrific quality of life. From hiking, biking, and boating, to cafes, art galleries, and local farmers markets, this beautiful suburban location offers endless ways to spend your leisure time. Excellent housing and outstanding schools can be found throughout the region. The Mid-Hudson Valley is also home to many fine colleges and universities, including Vassar College, Bard College, Marist College, SUNY New Paltz, and the Culinary Institute of America. Only 75 minutes north of New York City, the area offers easy commuter access to the city via Metro North and Amtrak rail lines. Our vibrant cities and picturesque villages interweave culture, history and recreation in one of the country’s most livable locations.
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Candidate Requirements New York Candidates must be board certified/eligible. Phone interview
Clinicial Workload - Outpatient This job consists of outpatient clinical work.