Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Fruitland, ID

Specialty Orthopedic Surgery
Profession Physician

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group and Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Ontario (SAMC-Ontario) have an excellent full time employment opportunity for an Orthopedic Surgery physician to join a clinic located in Fruitland, Idaho and a hospital-based practice on the campus of SAMC-Ontario located in Ontario, Oregon.

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG), a physician led 450+ provider multispecialty group seeking a residency trained orthopedic surgery physician to join a growing surgical practice in Fruitland, Idaho. This growing physician practice provides a full range of customized orthopedic and sports medicine services and is excited to expand their sports medicine practice into neighboring Canyon County. From hip and knee replacement to helping athletes perform at their best or recover from injury and return to sport, the focus is always on the patient. Utilizing a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care, this opportunity requires a proactive approach to practice development and a desire to provide outreach support to various community initiatives such as informational seminars and athletic events. 

The typical schedule for this opportunity involves a minimum of 32 hours per week of patient contact time in the clinic. In addition, the physician will possess responsibilities as well as hospital procedures, rounding and consults plus evenings and weekend call. The call includes General Orthopedic Surgery and is currently 1:3; shared equitably among eligible members of the SAMC–O Orthopedic Surgeons. A minimum of 7 days of call is expected each month with additional compensation provided for extra call.

Requirements for this opportunity include Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) degree, the successful completion of an ACGME or AOA accredited residency with board certification through the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) (or obtain within 3 years). The selected candidate must be eligible to obtain Idaho and Oregon medical licensure, valid controlled substance registration with Board of Pharmacy and DEA.

Preference will be shown to candidates who have successfully completed an ACGME accredited Hand, Foot & Ankle or Spine Surgery fellowship.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Orthopedic Surgery Physician to join an expanding medical group.


An excellent compensation and benefits package is available for the right candidate including:

  • Sign-on Incentives
  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Relocation
  • PTO & CME Allocation
  • Malpractice Insurance (Incl. Tail)
  • Health/Dental/Vision
  • Retirement (403b)