OCHSNER HEALTH SYSTEM in New Orleans is searching for a BC/BE Abdominal Transplant Surgeon who has completed an ASTS-approved transplant fellowship.
The successful candidate will join a busy group of seven surgeons performing over approximately 200 liver transplants and 200 kidney transplants per year. The group also performs laparoscopic/robotic donor nephrectomies, living-related liver transplants, pancreas transplants and hepatobiliary surgery. Experience in live donor liver transplants, pediatrics and vascularized composite allographs (uterine) is preferred. Salary offered will be competitive and commensurate with experience and training.
Through innovative research efforts and the teaming of a comprehensive corps of transplant surgeons, physicians and support specialists the Ochsner Multi-Organ Transplant Institute is firmly positioned as a leader in organ transplantation.
At Ochsner our mission is to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate, and Innovate. Ochsner Health System is a physician-led, non-profit, academic, multi-specialty healthcare delivery system dedicated to patient care, research, and education. The system includes over 40 owned and affiliate hospitals throughout Louisiana and the gulf south. Ochsner employs over 1700 physicians representing all major medical specialties and sub-specialties. For additional information, please visit our website:
Ochsner Health system and The University of Queensland Medical School in Brisbane, Australia began a unique, joint partnership in 2009 by opening the University of Queensland School of Medicine Clinical School at Ochsner, providing U.S. medical students with an unprecedented educational experience.
New Orleans is a special place. It is a cosmopolitan, historic city with unique architecture, multiple medical schools and academic centers, professional sports teams, world-class dining and cultural interests, and world-renowned live entertainment and music.
CVs will be reviewed by George E. Loss, Jr., M.D., Chairman, Department of Surgery, and Ari J. Cohen, M.D., Section Head, Transplant Surgery.
Internal Number: REQ_00055994
About Ochsner Health System
As Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, healthcare system, Ochsner provides coordinated clinical and hospital patient care, all connected electronically to provide convenience for our patients, across the region by Ochsner’s 40 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and specialty hospitals and more than 100 health centers and urgent care centers.
Close collaboration between our clinicians and scientists helps to bring innovative medical discoveries from the laboratory to our patients’ bedsides. We’re deeply dedicated to our patients and are honored to have been the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across three specialty categories. Ochsner is also a national leader in medical research, and conducts more than 700 clinical research studies. We’re one of the largest non-university-based physician training centers in the U.S.