The Center for Joint Replacement and Preservation at University Hospitals Case Medical Center (UHCMC) in Cleveland, Ohio is recruiting a board certified/board eligible, fellowship trained joint replacement surgeon to join our faculty. Applicants should have strong surgical skills, fellowship training and extensive experience in revision and complex primary joint replacement surgery and a sincere research and academic interest. Experience in performing pelvic osteotomies and open hip debridement is a plus and will complement our faculty members with interest in arthroscopic treatment of young adult hip disorders.
UHCMC is the Primary affiliate of Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Medicine. Faculty appointment at CWRU will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level and commensurate with experience and credentials.
Our clinical program features a new 3 million dedicated joint replacement patient care unit, which has received Joint Commission certification for Hip and Knee replacement and was recently one of only three hospital divisions in the U.S. to be awarded the Gold Beacon Award by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. Our Department of Orthopaedics is currently ranked 16th by U.S. News and World Report. UHCMC was only one of 18 hospitals in the U.S. to receive Honor Roll ranking by U.S. News and World Report in 2013.
Our joint replacement research program includes a computerized joint replacement registry and a nationally/internationally recognized implant retrieval program with NIH funding co-directed by Dr. Clare Rimnac. Our Department of Orthopaedics has a long history of collaboration with the College of Engineering at CWRU. Our program offers considerable opportunity for both clinical practice growth and clinically relevant research.
Applicants interested about this unique opportunity should forward a current CV to: Matthew J. Kraay, MS, MD Kingsbury G. Heiple and Fred A. Lennon Professor of Orthopaedics Director, Center for Joint Replacement and Preservation University Hospitals Case Medical Center 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org 216.844.8372