Podiatrist

Location
Morgantown, West Virginia
Posted
May 07, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, is seeking a board certified/board eligible clinic-based podiatrist at our University Town Center location in Morgantown, WV.

Successful candidates must have a DPM degree from an accredited college of podiatric medicine and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must have also completed an accredited podiatric residency program at the time of appointment. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and orthopaedic residents.

The available position will have a heavy emphasis in diabetic wound care, general podiatry and non-operative treatment and care. No nursing home work.  Ability to handle operative treatment of infections and wounds is a plus. Elective reconstructive surgery is not a focus of this position. Opportunities exist to participate in clinical and translational research.

WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate.  The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one.  To learn more, visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/ortho/sections-of-orthopaedics/sports/ and apply online at http://wvumedicine.org/morgantowncareers.

For additional information, please contact Pam Furbee, Senior Physician Recruiter, at furbeep@wvumedicine.org.

WVU is an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

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