Temple, Texas

Baylor Scott and White Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery is seeking an experienced Division Director of Plastic Surgery in the fast growing, flagship Temple, TX region. Candidates must be Board Certified with surgical leadership capabilities. They must have clinical, administrative, and leadership experience, with a focus to help expand upon a strong, full service, aesthetic and reconstructive service, 5 years or more of plastic surgery clinical practice and leadership experience preferred.

**The Opportunity:**

· Position will assist with strategic leadership and collaboration in Plastic Surgery services, including all subspecialties: _breast reconstruction, head and neck reconstruction, hand surgery, trunk and lower extremity trauma reconstruction, lymphatic surgery, body contouring surgery, cosmetic surgery, and general plastic surgery_ in the Temple/Waco region, as well as coordinating and collaborating with our plastic surgery colleagues in Round Rock and Bryan/College Station.

· Lead team of 7 fellowship trained plastic surgeons and their support staff.

· Well established, accredited, cutting edge integrated plastic surgery residency program approved for two residents per year. Our program is one of four competency-based as opposed to time-based training programs in the United States.

· Active Microsurgery and Research fellowships

· Developing junior staff/faculty.

· Academic appointment at the appropriate level through Texas A&M College of Medicine will be determined by experience and qualifications. Proven track record of academic accomplishments and professional service necessary to ensure the continuation and enhancement of plastic and reconstructive services.

· Privileges at our ACS verified Level I Trauma facility in Temple, TX.

· Free-standing Cosmetic Surgery Center with the opportunity to develop and expand a cosmetic surgery service line in cooperation with colleagues.

Maintaining the title of being the demographic center of Texas, within three hours of Dallas, Houston and San Antonio and only one hour from Austin, Temple offers the conveniences of a big city with the atmosphere of a small town. Situated on two of the most beautiful lakes in the Texas Hill Country, Temple provides its residents with a growing and vibrant economy, affordable homes and an outstanding public and private school system.

The largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas, Baylor Scott and White Health provides full-range, inpatient, outpatient, rehabilitation and emergency medical services through 48 hospitals and more than 800 patient access points.

Interested candidates should send a copy of their CV and a brief letter outlining their interests to Teresa Washington, SHRM-CP, Physician Recruiter: Teresa.Washington1@BSWHealth.org

**QUALIFICATIONS:**

- Doctorate Degree in Medicine

- Licensed to Practice Medicine in the state of Texas by the Texas Medical Board

- Where Applicable - Employee shall be currently board certified in his or her speciality or demonstrate board of the American Board of Medical Specialties or the Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists

As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviours that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Temple, Texas

Baylor Scott & White Health is transforming healthcare for the Better, so that our patients and health plan members receive the high-value care they deserve when and where they need it. Our team of over 47,000 employees across more than 1,000 access points is committed to the well-being of every individual, family and community we serve.

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