Orthopedic Surgeon - Ankle and Foot

Orthopedic Surgeon Foot and Ankle Opportunity

Mercy Health Physicians-Youngstown is seeking a board certified or board eligible Orthopedic Surgeon who has completed a Foot and Ankle fellowship to join our Orthopedics and Sports Medicine department. Primary responsibilities include inpatient and outpatient clinical care for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of patients who suffer from foot and ankle musculoskeletal injuries. This physician must possess procedural competence to enhance the function of patients affected body parts, heal injuries, and alleviate pain, which includes treatment of chronic and acute injuries in patients.

The Mercy Health Physicians Youngstown Orthopedics and Sports Medicine practices are large and high volume in the region, with a total of 9 employed orthopedic surgeons including 3 fellowship trained in sports medicine, 3 general orthopedists, 2 fellowship trained in orthopedic trauma, and 1 fellowship trained in upper extremity and hand. The practice is experiencing growth and is seeking a Foot & Ankle Specialist to add to their provided services in Orthopedics. The call model includes 5 days per month at our level 1 trauma center, with weekend rotation 1:5, and with holiday rotation.

Mercy Health Youngstown - Orthopedics is a regional provider of choice for orthopedic services as we demonstrate patient-centered, superior outcomes. In partnership with its physicians, Mercy Health provides comprehensive orthopedic services that are locally accessible to patients across the Tri-county community. Our patients seamlessly navigate through our coordinated services guided by care protocols and pathways designed to enhance the patient experience through demonstrated value.

This is a hospital employment opportunity and there are no overhead or buy-in requirements. Mercy Health offers a highly competitive salary, relocation and loan repayment benefits, a generous annual CME stipend, 403B with employer matching and 457 retirement plans, group disability coverage, and other benefits.

New graduates and current trainees will be strongly considered. Our physician partners are committed to mentoring any new graduate that is hired.

Mercy Health - St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital

Mercy Health - St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital offers you the high-quality health care you need and the compassion you deserve. Our expert doctors, nurses and caregivers are committed to helping you be well in mind, body and spirit.

We are a Level 1 Trauma Center and Primary Stroke Center, equipped to handle the most serious emergencies. A full range of hospital services are available 24/7.

More information about our services and locations is available through the information on this website.

Awards and Recognition
  • Ranked number 18 on U.S. News and World Report's Best Regional Hospitals list for 2017-2018.
  • St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital was rated "High Performing" in treatment of heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • 2016 America's Best Breast Centers -- Women's Choice Award®.
  • Full Chest Pain Center with PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention) Accreditation.
  • Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus.


Community

Situated an hour's drive from Cleveland and Pittsburgh, Youngstown is at the center of the Mahoning Valley. With a population of 550,000, it's a comfortable and inviting community with excellent schools and affordable housing, plus dozens of galleries, museums, performance venues and historic sites. Mahoning County is home to lush parks and miles of hiking and biking trails. Several nearby lakes are great places to spend the day on the water. Plus, you're just an hour south of beautiful Lake Erie.

The Youngstown area has been ranked #4 in the country for top-quality public golf courses, with more than a dozen to play.

Northeast Ohio is home to some of the finest domestic wineries in the country with varietals unique to the climate. The local dining scene satisfies "foodies" with a wide variety of cuisine.

From the professional Youngstown Symphony Orchestra to the longest continually running community theater in the U.S., the arts are playing an important part in the rebirth of the area. The unique Butler Institute of American Art is home to over 20,000 works created solely by American artists.

In addition to traditional malls, you'll find everything from Ohio's only indoor Amish Market to quaint antique shops and one of Ohio's most unique farmers markets. The area offers USHL hockey, Division 1 NCAA football and Class A baseball. It's easy to take in the game of your choice close to home. For major league sports, Cleveland and Pittsburgh are just an hour away.

Youngstown is perfectly situated for those who like to travel with 3 international airports within an hour's drive.

Mercy Health

Mercy Health:

In 2018, Bon Secours Health System and Mercy Health combined to become the United States' fifth largest Catholic health care ministry and one of the nation's 20 largest health care systems. As a faith-based healthcare system, Mercy Health continues to honor its long-standing Mission to extend the healing ministry of Jesus by improving the health of our communities, with an emphasis on the underserved. Mercy demonstrates behaviors reflecting its core values of compassion, excellence, human dignity, justice, service, and sacredness of life.

Mercy Health is the largest healthcare system in Ohio and ranked nationally in the top 20% of health systems for clinical quality and efficiency.

Mercy Health is a recognized leader in providing quality, cost-effective healthcare and is a regional leader in collaboration with other community organizations to meet community needs. Mercy is a preferred provider on most health insurance plans.