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CLINICAL FACULTY: Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at University of Arizona

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
2 days ago


At the end of the day, THIS is where you want to be.

The Department of Surgery at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson is actively seeking an industrious and experienced  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to provide a full range of plastic and reconstructive surgical services at its Tucson Campus locations.

The Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is a expanding new group within the Department of Surgery. The Department of Surgery has robust programs in surgical oncology, trauma, and general surgery that support the growth of the plastic surgery program. The Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery takes pride in providing an expansive array of plastic surgical procedures including reconstruction of traumatic and oncologic defects, breast reconstruction and breast reduction, microsurgery, craniomaxillofacial reconstruction, burn reconstruction, lower extremity limb salvage, body wall reconstruction, body contouring, and the care of complex wounds. Our Section offers comprehensive and multi-disciplinary surgical and medical care for the richly diverse patient population of Southern Arizona, including its underserved areas. We strive to provide not only the best evidence-based, compassionate patient care, but also expert resident and medical student education.

The successful candidate will bring an exceptional skill set, work ethic, and innovative mind to this unique and exceptional opportunity to participate in shaping the future of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Arizona- Banner Medical Center. The Section has the support of a highly acclaimed medical center and academic program. The successful candidate will receive an academic appointment that is commensurate with their experience and qualifications.

Position Details

  • FTE
  • Clinical responsibilities: OP Clinic, IP rounding, Surgery
  • Main Location: Banner University Medical Center Tucson, 1625 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ
  • Secondary Location: Banner University Medical North Campus, 3838 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ

Minimum Requirements

  • Board Certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons
  • Fellowship-Trained in Microsurgery, preferred
  • A mindset that thrives working in an academic clinical setting
  • Minimum of 3 years experience post residency and/or fellowship

Banner Benefits:

You take care of others. Let us take care of you. At Banner, your benefits package is all about your well-being. But that’s more than just basic medical, dental and vision coverage — it’s everything that makes you uniquely you, from your emotional health, to your family to your satisfaction at work. So, we design your benefits with you in mind. We listen to what you have to say, offer a wide variety of competitive benefits to give you peace of mind and provide additional tools and resources to support you. 

  • Paid Sick Time, Time Off, Malpractice, and CME
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Pet, Auto, and Home Insurance included in Voluntary Benefit Options
  • Adoption Assistance, Fertility Benefits, and Parental Leave Support
  • Resources available for pet care, childcare, elder care, housekeeping, and tutoring
  • 24/7 Confidential Mental Health Support, plus coordination of child and elder care
  • Physician Well-Being Program, including healthy-habit building, fitness challenges, nutrition guides, on-demand webinars, sleep guides, mindfulness, and more!
  • Financial wellness resources, including retirement plans with matching or 401b deferred options, employee perks and discounts

Our Community:

The soul of the Sonoran Desert. The flavor of the Southwest. The peacefully blooming community of Tucson, Arizona is nestled within surrounding mountain views and the lush Sonoran Desert. With 350+ days of annual sunshine, it is easy to soak some sunny Vitamin D with championship golf courses, scenic hiking, cycling-friendly community, horseback riding, and daytrip fishing or kayaking. Selfcare enrichment abounds in refreshing spa resorts, art galleries, enriching culture and entertainment. Tucson was also designated a UNESCO City of Gastronomy with many exciting culinary adventures in our restaurant scene. With a population slightly over 0.5 million, Tucson is a growing city with a college town feel that continues to boast an attractive cost of luxury living to enjoy with those you love most!

Banner Health and the University of Arizona Health Network came together in 2015 to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system providing the highest level of care accessible to Arizona’s communities. At the heart of this partnership is academic medicine, focusing on teaching and patient care with expanded research activities and nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals who serve the community.

We encourage you to mention this site when you submit your CV to the Search Committee (c/o Linda Montano, for consideration. Thank you!

The safety of our team members and patients is of utmost importance, so Banner is requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for all team members. As members of the health care field, we are in the business of caring for people, so we take seriously our commitment to ensure our patients and teams are safeguarded from this rapidly changing and dangerous disease.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 58912364
  • Location:
    Tucson, Arizona, United States
  • Position Title: CLINICAL FACULTY: Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at University of Arizona
  • Industry: Physician / Surgeon
  • Surgeon Sector: Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: MD
  • Min Experience: 1-2 Years
  • Required Travel: None

Practicing Medicine is never a one-size-fits-all proposition – that’s why Banner Health offers a wide range of practice opportunities in a variety of locations. Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in the country with twenty-eight hospitals (15 hospitals in Arizona), to include the University of Arizona academic hospitals in Tucson and Phoenix, six long term care centers and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services and home medical equipment, in six Western states...

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