Bariatric Surgeon


Job Number: 76405
Category: Faculty and Physicians
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 429009 - SY-Bariatric Surgery
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Schedule: Full-time

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of General Acute Care Surgery, is currently recruiting for a faculty member. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience. Applicant must be Board Certified in General Surgery, and be eligible for a Texas Medical License.
Successful candidates will be committed to patient care, resident, fellow and medical student education and scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine. Candidates will be expected to participate in the bariatric clinical practice and teaching programs at UT Southwestern Hospitals, and Parkland Memorial Hospital. Educational responsibilities include the clinical training of general surgery residents. A commitment to basic or clinical research is essential.
UT Southwestern ranks among the top academic medical centers in the world. Our distinguished faculty includes active Nobel Prize winners. Nearly 4,200 medical, graduate and allied health students, residents and postdoctoral fellows are trained each year. Our physicians provide care to patients at UT Southwestern University Hospitals and Clinics as well as three other affiliated hospitals.
The Dallas area boasts a low cost of living with diverse neighborhoods and great schools. The area has world class quality of life options, with more than 175 museums and art galleries, premier performance halls, numerous parks, lakes, golf courses and seven professional sport franchises.
Interested and qualified surgeons should apply online at https://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/ (search for Job# 373573 )
and upload or send a cover letter and curriculum vitae to:
Herbert Zeh, M.D.
Department Chair
Department of Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75390-9031
UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.