Advanced Center for Orthopedics is recruiting an Orthopedic Surgeon with fellowship training in Hand surgery. The ideal candidate will be Board Certified or Board Eligible, with an interest in outreach clinics. The hospital call is 1:8 and hand call is 1:4. This position is joining the upper peninsula's largest independent multi-specialty group, with partnership buy in after a year. Marquette offers a beautiful landscape for the outdoor enthusiast and an excellent quality of life.
UP Health System - Marquette is a federally-designated Regional Referral Center for Michigan’s Upper Peninsula (UP). UP Health System - Marquette is a Level II Trauma Center, as verified by the American College of Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma. The Joint Commission awarded the hospital the Gold Seal of Approval for its Primary Stroke Center in 2010, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan gave UP Health System - Marquette its Blue Distinction for Spine Surgery in 2010. In oncology, UP Health System - Marquette has been granted designated by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.
As a 307-bed specialty care hospital, UP Health System - Marquette receives patients from across the UP and provides care in 65 specialties and subspecialties. Its medical staff of more than 200 doctors works as a team with its 1,800 employees in caring for approximately 9,000 inpatients and more than 350,000 outpatients per year.
UP Health System - Marquette’s major services include its Heart Institute, Cancer Center, Brain & Spine Center, Rehabilitation Center, Behavioral Health, Digestive Health, Weight Loss Center and Women’s & Children’s Center. The hospital also provides the region’s premier services in imaging, surgery and laboratory and is home to the UP Telehealth Network, a leading telehealth network in the nation. UP Health System - Marquette also services many of the communities in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, with 42 primary and specialty care clinics spread throughout the region.
As a teaching hospital, UP Health System - Marquette has numerous affiliations with universities and community colleges throughout the state and the Midwest training medical students, family medicine residents, Pharm.D. pharmacists, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, nurse anesthetists, radiographers, surgical technicians and dietitians. Through its collaboration with Northern Michigan University, UP Health System - Marquette also is part of the Upper Michigan Brain Tumor Center, which is conducting primary research on the formation of brain tumors.