Physician - Orthopedic Surgeon

  • MaineHealth
  • Farmington, ME, USA
  • May 24, 2022
Physician & Surgeon

Job Description

Summary

Orthopedic Surgeon – Physician

MaineHealth

Farmington, Maine

MaineHealth & Franklin Memorial Hospital are seeking a BC/BE General Orthopedic Surgeon - Physician – to join our growing team here in Farmington, Maine.

The Orthopedics program at Farmington includes state-of-the-art joint replacements, including total knee and hip replacements, carpal tunnel release, joint arthroscopy, fracture reduction, and foot and hand surgery.  A diverse physical rehabilitation and sports medicine department supports the Orthopedics program, as well as a weekly sports medicine clinic for individuals of all ages who suffer from a sports-related injury, including student athletes and adult recreational athletes. The Farmington team has an Orthopedic Surgeon, a Sports Medicine physician, an experienced PA, and a podiatrist.   

 Greater Franklin County is tucked in the beautiful western mountain foothills of Maine. One of the most spectacular places in New England, Greater Franklin County is a charming four-season region offering numerous opportunities for its 40,000 residents, including a nationally-acclaimed health care system,  the pristine Rangeley lakes region, panoramic views and bustling downtowns with a distinct local flavor and the home of the University of Maine at Farmington.  The area offers some of the most breathtaking natural beauty and outdoor recreation found anywhere in a safe community environment.

Franklin Memorial Hospital, is a member of MaineHealth, the premier healthcare system in Maine, and is nationally renowned for its innovative programs in rural healthcare.  Franklin Memorial Hospital, a 65-bed, acute care, Joint Commission accredited facility, serves 40,000 residents of west central Maine, including an Ambulatory Surgical Unit which includes 3 operating rooms. Our progressive 40-member medical staff offers outstanding collegial relationships, and specialty and primary care referrals are readily available.

Franklin Memorial Hospital offers a highly competitive compensation package, comprehensive benefits, a sign-on bonus and student loan repayment. New full time physicians at Franklin Memorial Hospital can enjoy an added benefit of a paid ski pass at nearby Sugarloaf Mountain, offering world-class skiing and home to Olympic Gold medalist Seth Wescott, or Saddleback Mountain, in the lovely Rangeley Lake Region.

About MaineHealth: Recently ranked as Forbes #13 best Large Employer in the U.S. for 2022, MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of twelve local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 22,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.

Come practice in a location that provides unsurpassed natural beauty, safe communities, excellent schools and nearly unlimited four-season outdoor recreation.

For more information please contact: Donna Lafean, Provider Recruiter, MaineHealth at donna.lafean@MaineHealth.org