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New Colorectal Opportunity in Southern Illinois. Now Scheduling Phone Screens!

Carbondale, Illinois
Job Type
7 Sep 2023
Job ID: 11275
Practice Details
  • Looking for a team player who is passionate about patient care and is personable.
  • This opportunity gives you the ability to work closely with a team of trained physicians who put patient care first.
  • Our position is both inpatient and outpatient, a split between General and Colorectal Surgery, and will also be responsible for assisting the team in completing colonoscopies.
  • General surgery call schedule will be divided evenly among the team and surgery is on a block schedule.
  • We have ANO Scopes and mechanical beds.
  • Completion of an ACGME accredited Residency training program in Surgery-General.
  • Completion of an ACGME accredited Fellowship training program in Colon and Rectal Surgery or Proctology.
  • Current certification in Colon and Rectal Surgery by the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Board certification must be achieved within five years of being admissible to take the exam.
  • Current certification in Proctology by the American Osteopathic Board of Proctology or its equivalent.
  • Board certification must be achieved within five years of being admissible to take the exam.
  • If you meet the qualifications and would like to speak more about the opportunity, I am setting up phone screens now.
Recruiter's Insight

Earn more and pay less. Expect A Starting Salary Up To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Salaries In Chicago And St. Louis Areas. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20-30% Less Than Chicago/St. Louis markets, This Psychiatrist Will Have Significant Buying Power To Build Their Dream Home, Pay Off School Loans And Retire Early.

The Housing Market. With average home pricing settled at $116,948 and where a desirable 3600 square ft. 5 Bedroom/3 Bath home lists for $338,000, building a quality of life with substantial savings is easy.

The Community. The community is welcoming to new members and offers a series of fun events throughout the year for family members and getting to know one another.

About Employer. The people of Southern Illinois Healthcare, a not-for-profit health care system, are dedicated to promoting the health and well being of all of the people in the communities they serve.

Closest Major City
  • Saint Louis, MO (82 miles)
  • Nashville, TN (171 miles)
  • Memphis, TN (184 miles)
  • Louisville, KY (192 miles)
  • Indianapolis, IN (219 miles)
Colleges and Universities
  • There are 8 colleges within 50 miles of location
  • Southern Illinois University (SIU Salukis) enrolls students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. The University offers 192 undergraduate, 80 masters and 32 doctoral programs in addition to professional degrees in law and medicine.
  • John Logan Community College (9 miles) 4400+ students
  • Shawnee Mission Community College multiple campuses within 20 miles
  • Park District offers many different courses throughout the year, in adult fitness, youth recreation, and family fun.
  • Baseball fields, basketball, BBQ grills, exercise track, multi-use fields, parking, picnicking, playground, restrooms, soccer fields, spray park, and a splash park.
  • Super Splash Park has an 8 lane lap pool, diving board, water slide, lazy river, beach style leisure pool, and much more for the whole family to enjoy.
  • Crab Orchard Lake is a 6,965-acre reservoir in Williamson County, Illinois. It is the centerpiece of the Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge.
  • University Mall is dedicated to serving the shopping needs of the Southern Illinois community with stores like Macys, JCPenney, Ulta Beauty, Ross Dress for Less, and many more.
  • A mixture of boutiques, bike shops, flower shops, vintage furniture stores, and unique gift shops, in addition to several music shops, a natural-foods market and the only full tobacconist in Southern Illinois.
  • University Place is an open-air center (250,000 square feet) with Dicks Sporting Goods, Best Buy, Petco, AMC Theater (8 Screen Complex), Tj Maxx, Party City and more.
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  • Job Reference: 1108281010-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Arlington HealthCare
  • Location: Carbondale, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent