Thoracic Surgeon with MedStar Health

Full Time

Baltimore, MD

Position Summary:

Thoracic Surgeon – MedStar Health

MedStar Health is seeking a BC/BE Thoracic Surgeon to serve as the Regional Chief of Thoracic Surgery for MedStar Baltimore. This is an incredible opportunity for a candidate looking to help grow a regional program. Candidates should be excellent communicators and clinicians, have exceptional surgical technique, and have leadership qualities with a strong interest in supporting resident/medical student education.

The ideal candidate should have:
  • At least four years of clinical experience after completion of their ACGME-accredited cardiothoracic residency program.
  • Ability to provide the full spectrum of non-cardiac general thoracic surgical services, including treatment of benign and malignant pulmonary and esophageal disorders.
  • Added training or qualifications in minimally invasive surgical techniques, including thoracoscopy or robotics, is desired and support for advanced training will be offered.

The region's flagship hospital, MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center (MFSMC) is opening a new 80,000-square-foot operating room pavilion, is home to a busy robotics program, and has a long-standing general surgery residency.

MedStar Health is a large, not-for-profit healthcare corporation providing services in central/southern Maryland and the District of Columbia. As part of their Distributed Care Delivery Network, MedStar operates four acute care hospitals providing inpatient services in the Baltimore region.

This region comprises MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, MedStar Union Hospital, MedStar Harbor Hospital, MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, and over fourteen outpatient sites. MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center has a large interventional pulmonology and pulmonary medicine practice, as well as established clinical programs in gastroenterology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, and critical care medicine. The thoracic surgery team is located at the Angelos Center for Lung Diseases and works collaboratively with physicians at the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Cancer Institute, both located at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center. Opportunities for research/product development exist within the MedStar Health Research Institute  and the MedStar Innovation Institute.

Interested candidates should forward a current curriculum vitae to:

David E. Stein, MD, MHCM
Regional Chief of Surgery
MedStar Health
MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
Email: [email protected]

We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.

Why join MedStar Medical Group?

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.

MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.
Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore and its suburbs, as well as the surrounding rural areas, offer a unique blend of history, culture, and the arts—and, of course, the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Downtown beckons you with its popular Inner Harbor, highly rated restaurants, theater, nightlife, and major league sports teams. The suburbs offer a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods with excellent schools, shopping, and family activities. Rural areas are accented by quiet rolling hills, lush forests, and charming small towns. MedStar Health hospitals serving Baltimore include MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, MedStar Harbor Hospital, and MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.