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AdventHealth Thoracic Surgery Leader, AdventHealth Orlando in Orlando, Florida

Thoracic Surgery Leader, AdventHealth Orlando


The thoracic surgery program at AdventHealth in Central Florida is looking for a dynamic and energetic thoracic surgeon to join our established and highly respected practice. This position will be focused to continue to develop our program at AdventHealth Orlando (our large tertiary center just north of downtown). This includes a focus in malignant foregut surgery and all aspects of thoracic surgery (not including lung transplant). Ideal candidate will have experience to help lead the service line at the campus through a Medical Directorship for Thoracic Surgery for the Central Orange market.

Our highly trained and skilled surgeons care for patients with benign and malignant diseases of the lungs, chest wall, pleural space, and mediastinum. The practice offers a full spectrum of endoscopic procedures, including newly acquired Auris Monarch Robotic Assisted Bronchoscopy of the lungs and endoscopic procedures of the esophagus, as well as dilation and stenting procedures. Minimally invasive surgical approaches are used in the treatment of both benign and malignant chest pathology. The candidate will be committed to the expansion of our malignant foregut program within the scope of our multidisciplinary team.


  • Board Certified through the American Board of Thoracic Surgery (ABTS)

  • Ability to receive a valid and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of Florida

  • At least five years of experience post fellowship training

This is a great opportunity to develop a robust practice in thoracic surgery while benefiting from these key features:

  • Opportunity for research and treatment protocols through our AdventHealth Cancer Institute and Total Lung Care in our affiliation with Moffit Cancer Center.

  • Robotics program with state-of-the-art equipment

  • Robotic Assisted Bronchoscopy, interventions and treatment of cancer patients

  • Focus on all aspects of general thoracic surgery

  • Collaboration with staff in the AdventHealth Physician Network and our Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute, and participation in STS database for general thoracic surgery.

The successful candidate will have a joint appointment with the Cancer Institute at the Orlando campus and Celebration hospitals. Our physicians enjoy full access to an expert team of caregivers, from medical oncology & radiation oncology, to radiology and experienced OR staff, including advanced practice providers.

Practice Description

This opportunity includes the benefits of call coverage and competitive compensation. Other benefits include occurrence-based malpractice coverage, paid leave days, CME days and allowance, 403b retirement plan, health insurance for physician and family, and relocation allowance. This practice is part of AdventHealth Medical Group. The Medical Group is a sister organization of AdventHealth which employs 700+ physicians in 60+ specialties. This aligned model and practice management experience provides the opportunity for the physicians to focus on the clinical aspects of medicine.

Hospital Description

AdventHealth Orlando is an internationally renowned hospital that specializes in life-saving medical treatments, preventative care and pioneering research. Our healing network includes 30 hospitals and more than 100 extended service locations across the state of Florida. Everything we do is designed to fulfill our ultimate goal — to help people live a healthier, fuller life in mind, body and spirit.

AdventHealth Orlando is our 1,364 bed tertiary facility with close to 160 ICU beds. It is at the center of nine other hospitals around the greater Orlando area, which total approximately 3,000 beds. AdventHealth operates many hospitals across nine different states; 30 of which are in Florida. Our mission has remained the same and is to Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ.

Since 1908, AdventHealth Orlando has cared for the Central Florida community as well as patients from around the world. AdventHealth Orlando is an acute-care, tertiary hospital caring for approximately 300,000 patients a year. As the primary campus for more than 1,000 physicians, AdventHealth Orlando is home to nationally recognized Centers of Excellence for Cancer, Cardiology, Children, Diabetes, Neuroscience, Orthopaedics, and Abdominal and Cardiothoracic Transplant. AdventHealth Orlando continues to meet the growing needs of our community with the addition of the Ginsburg Tower, a $255 million 15-story facility that is home to the AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute and a football-field-sized emergency department that can accommodate the treatment of more patients in less time.

Community Description

AdventHealth is conveniently close to many gorgeous homes, downtown urban living, shopping, and great schools. As the most visited American city in 2014, Orlando has world-class attractions including Universal Studios, Walt Disney World, and easy access to both coasts for numerous world renown beaches. Orlando is home to major league soccer (Orlando City Lions), NBA basketball (Orlando Magic) as well as University of Central Florida sports. The city also has many public and private universities and colleges. The Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts hosts variety of musical and theatrical performances throughout the year.

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This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Physician Services

Organization: AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL

Req ID: JID344775911718

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.