AdventHealthGeneral Surgeon
Manchester, KY

Location: Manchester, KY Specialty: Surgery, General

AdventHealth Manchester is looking for a dynamic and energetic General Surgeon physician (MD or DO) to join our practice in beautiful Clay County, Kentucky (about 90 minutes southeast of Lexington).


  • Excellent retirement plan with employer matching

  • Competitive health/dental/vision/cancer/disability insurance

  • Vacation or personal time off is flexible

  • Achievable wRVU productivity bonus program

  • Malpractice insurance inclusive of tail

  • Generous CME

  • Physician-friendly hospital employment

  • Pleasant office and OR environments with experienced, caring staff

Hospital Description

AdventHealth Manchester is a not-for-profit 49-bed hospital with consistently high Patient Experience and Patient Satisfaction ratings is located in Southeast Kentucky serving the communities in Clay, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Leslie, and Owsley Counties. As a hospital, our vision is to be the first choice in healthcare in our community. Our award-winning services feature a large primary and specialty care network including inpatient, respiratory, sleep lab, home health, lab, imaging, surgery, weekend express care, pediatrics, family medicine, internal medicine, women’s health, ENT, endocrinology, orthopedics, general surgery, urology and behavioral health.

Community Description

The population of Manchester is approximately 1,300 with nearly 20,000 people living in Clay County. Manchester is affectionately known as the “City of Hope.” The weather climate is moderate with light snowfall in the winter with an average of 45 inches of rain per year. Clay County is known for its central location to many hiking trails, state parks, lakes and rivers. Clay County is within reasonable driving distance larger cities such as Lexington, Louisville, Cincinnati, Knoxville, Asheville and Nashville.

The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • Active KY medical license (or ability to secure active, unrestricted licensure)

  • At least 3-5 years of experience

  • Comfortable with patients of all ages & bread and butter general surgery

  • Proficiency with minor office-based procedures

  • Willing to take call hours

  • Experience with supervising Advanced Practice Providers (APRN & PA-C)

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, which may include early morning and/or evening hours

  • Willingness to analyze practice finances

  • Interest in the opportunity to advance into leadership and governance roles

  • Interest in activities and opportunities for strategy development for general surgery

  • Active interest in network development and connecting our network and strategy through primary care locations

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Manchester

  • Small town with a family-like workplace

  • Centrally located to outdoor recreation activities

  • Faith based Organization

  • Focus on giving back to the communities we serve

  • Career Advancement

Category: Medical Staff

Req ID: 19943169

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Manchester

  • Job Schedule:

    Pay Range: $Competitive -

  • Location: Manchester, KY

  • Job ID: 19943169

  • Job Family: Medical Staff

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