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Physician - OBGYN - North Wilkesboro

Winston Salem, NC, United States
Job ID: 26261
Job Family: Faculty/Physicians
Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day
Remote Opportunity: No
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 34011099633516-Obstetrics/Gynecology


Explore an exciting opportunity with the Wake Forest Health Network Obstetrics and Gynecology - Wilkes team as we eagerly welcome a skilled Physician to join our dynamic team in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina. Our stellar practice enjoys low physician turnover, strong APP support, excellent practice management, a diverse patient population, a great mix of procedures, and SCRIBES (Encounter Specialists). OBGYN-Wilks enjoys a longstanding community reputation for high quality care and well-trained physicians. We are known for being innovative and having excellent value based care outcomes.

The Wake Forest Health Network is a physician-led, non-faculty multispecialty group practice affiliated with Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist.  At Obstetrics and Gynecological - Wilkes, we foster a supportive and collaborative environment where teamwork is valued, and every member plays a vital role in our success. We boast a team-oriented culture that encourages open communication and partnership to provide exceptional patient care within our facilities.

What You’ll Do: 

Physicians work to care for patients in a variety of ways, from treating chronic illnesses to advising about preventative healthcare. While physician specialties might vary, the commonality across specialties is that physicians primarily work to diagnose and treat injuries and illnesses. They often do this by performing physical exams, taking medical histories, performing and interpreting diagnostic tests, and recommending a plan of treatment. 

Physician Requirements: 

  • Graduation from an accredited medical school as a M.D./D.O.
  • Successful completion of residency and at an accredited healthcare institution. 
  • Current North Carolina Medical Board Medical License as a current M.D./D.O.
  • Board certification in primary care or related field from said residency. 
  • Current American Heart Association or Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and Department of Public Safety (DPS) registration, for prescription writing required

What We Have to Offer:

  • Lucrative Incentives: Earn a $50,000 sign-on bonus for a limited time. 
  • CME Reimbursement: Receive up to $3,500 and 5 additional PTO days/year for Continuing Medical Education.
  • Work/Life Balance: Enjoy flexible working hours.
  • Generous PTO: Accrual starts at 25 days/year, to be used for vacations, sickness, holidays, and personal matters.
  • Relocation Assistance:  Enjoy $10,000 in relocation assistance, paid within the first 30 days of employment.
  • Career Growth & Stability: Experience a rewarding career with ample opportunities for advancement and stability, supported by a consistently high patient volume.
  • A Rich Quality of Life: Indulge in a vibrant lifestyle within North Carolina’s Piedmont Triad region, boasting an abundance of walking and biking trails, nationally acclaimed golf courses, active arts communities, tantalizing Southern cuisine, and an array of artisan craft breweries and wineries. 

Where You’ll Live: 

Love life in North Carolina’s beautiful Wilkesboro. We are a very friendly and family-based community where our patient population is quite diverse. Wilkes County offers the best of both worlds, presented with the flair of true southern hospitality. Residents enjoy a rich quality of life flavored by family-friendly communities (rural, metro, suburban, and mountain living), affordable cost of living with housing costs 31% below the national average, miles of walking and biking trails, prestigious education, and cutting-edge Southern cuisine.

Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Wilkes is an outdoors lover's paradise. It provides a small town atmosphere with wonderful amenities, and is located within easy reach of many prominent North Carolina cities. Located just 80 miles from Charlotte, 45 miles from Winston-Salem, 45 miles from Hickory, and 35 minutes from Boone, Wilkes County remains an ideal location for those looking to escape the fast paced world of city living, while remaining close enough to commute for a night out on the town.

When you join Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist, you are welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing – for all.