Physician - Gastroenterology

Syracuse, NY

Specialty Gastroenterology
Profession Physician

The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Syracuse, New York has an opening for a full-time Academic General Gastroenterologist. Candidates must be BC in Internal Medicine in addition to BC/BE in Gastroenterology and have experience in capsule endoscopy, GI manometry, impedance PH testing, radio frequency ablation, endoscopic ultrasound, ERCP and biliary interventional procedures. The medical center offers state-of-the-art equipment including newly acquired ultrasound capability. A new endoscopic/clinical suite is included in a 95 million dollar clinical addition. Commitment to clinical research is strongly encouraged. Will consider candidates who will be completing Gastroenterology fellowship training or becoming board eligible in June 2014. You must qualify for an academic appointment at the State University of New York Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY.

VA physicians practice medicine more and spend less time on business tasks. Enjoy an environment that supports an interdisciplinary care team approach that delivers state-of-the-art medicine using some of the most advanced medical techniques and technologies in the Nation. Plus, VA offers an unparalleled variety of practice options in research, academia, and administration. Enjoy a superb quality of life. VA ensures and encourages a healthy work/life balance. VA does so through predictable scheduling, reduced paperwork, the elimination of billing hassles, and lifting the burden of liability coverage. Our physicians do so by using their generous vacation/personal leave. 

 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package and malpractice insurance coverage is provided at no cost to you. 

 

If you'd like to be contacted by someone about this opportunity, please feel free to e-mail your CV to julieann.torres@va.gov or call 716-982-1949 and I'll be happy to connect you with the appropriate individual(s) who can then speak with you.