Plastic Surgeon - Microsurgeon

Job Requisition #: JR54551

End Date: 6/30/2022

Location: Newark, Delaware

Position Type: Physician

Shift: Day Shift, No Rotation

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ChristianaCare is searching for an experienced BC/BE Plastic Surgeon to join Stephanie A. Caterson, MD and the expanding Plastic Surgery team located at its Helen F. Graham Cancer Center in Newark, DE.

The ideal candidate will have a primary interest in reconstructive surgery with an emphasis on breast surgery. Fellowship training and proficiency in microsurgery is strongly preferred. Clinical opportunities include the full range of breast reconstruction (free flaps, implant-based procedures, oncoplastic), complex head and neck reconstruction, lymphatic procedures, and other oncologic or traumatic complex reconstruction procedures. Full clinical support with physician extenders and staff will be provided.  Additionally, the candidate will participate in the education and training of medical students, general surgery residents and a breast oncology fellow with an available clinical appointment at Thomas Jefferson University.

ChristianaCare is a not-for-profit teaching hospital affiliated with Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, one of the country's largest health systems, ranking as the 24th leading hospital in the nation and 15th on the East Coast in admissions.  Featuring three hospitals with 1,200 beds, ChristianaCare is home to Delaware's only dedicated Cancer Center and adult Level I Trauma Center. The location is ideally situated between Philadelphia and Baltimore.

Living in the Delaware Valley offers a wealth of housing options in urban, suburban, and beautiful rural settings.  The region boasts excellent school districts, private schools and some of the nation's best colleges and universities.  Travel is easy with four international airports and Amtrak in the region. The area is rich in diversity and within 1-3 hours you can take advantage of all of the cultural, entertainment and recreational events in Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington, DC as well as the popular beach resorts in Delaware, New Jersey, and Maryland.

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At ChristianaCare, we’re committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect. We believe in a safe, inclusive work environment that fosters collaboration between caregivers from all walks of life. We know that each unique viewpoint is vital in delivering high-quality, safe patient care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our policies, benefits, hiring practices, employee resource groups, and corporate citizenship demonstrate our commitment to inclusion and diversity throughout our system.

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Join Delaware’s largest health system and a premier leader in the Mid-Atlantic region—a not-for-profit, physician-led, financially sound entity that is driven by its core values of Love and Excellence. Join ChristianaCare and discover a diverse patient base, challenging and complex cases and cutting-edge technologies, as well as opportunities for resident and medical student teaching and clinical research—all in a desirable location close to Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. that offers a lower cost of living, including low property taxes and no state sales tax.

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ChristianaCare’s comprehensive total rewards package is one of the most competitive in the region. We are proud to offer excellent benefits that reflect the organization’s commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow.

At ChristianaCare, we provide access to high-quality and affordable benefits designed to meet our caregivers where they are. You can tailor your benefits to meet your needs now and adjust them as your priorities change.

Take advantage of ChristianaCare’s wide-ranging benefit offerings from supporting optimal health through medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage to valuable wellness and work/life programs, which include paid parental leave, coverage for infertility and assisted reproductive technologies, an employer-funded short-term disability program, and more.

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