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Open Rank Orthopedic Surgeon – Wilkes (Hand to Shoulder)

North Wilkesboro, NC, United States
Job ID: 95904-OTHLOC-300000664323854
Job Family: Faculty/Physicians
Status: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 35521085033092-Orthopedic Surgery


Exciting Opportunity for Faculty Orthopedic Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon in Wilkesboro, North Carolina


Are you a skilled Orthopedic Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon seeking a rewarding faculty position? Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist and the Wake Forest University School of Medicine invite applications for a full-time faculty partner to join an established practice in Wilkesboro, North Carolina.


Position Overview:


  • Location: Wilkesboro, North Carolina.
  • Clinical Focus: The ideal candidate will be proficient in treating conditions related to hand and shoulder in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
  • Teaching Opportunities: Engage in orthopedic resident and hand fellow teaching, as well as participate in clinical and laboratory research.
  • Collaboration: Join a team of 10 hand partners, 3 hand fellows, and a total of 90 faculty in the Department, ensuring seamless referrals and collaboration.
  • Call Expectations: Call duties include general orthopedic call 4-6 days per month.
  • Support: Benefit from the support of 3 advanced practice providers (APP) and clinical support.




  • Certification: Candidates should be board certified or board eligible in Orthopedic Surgery with fellowship training in hand and upper extremity (wrist to shoulder).
  • License: Eligible for NC Medical License.




  • Benefits: Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, and life insurance, occurrence insurance, a generous retirement program, college tuition assistance for dependents, and relocation assistance.
  • Academic Environment: Become part of the Wake Forest University School of Medicine, fostering an environment dedicated to clinical, education, and research excellence.
  • Wide Range of Opportunities: With over 25 academic locations, 3 research laboratories, 90 faculty, 2 residencies, and 8 fellowships, explore a diverse range of clinical, educational, and research opportunities.


Don't miss this chance to contribute to the state-of-the-art evaluation and treatment of orthopedic problems while enjoying the vibrant community of Wilkesboro. Apply now and be a part of a dynamic and collaborative healthcare environment.


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