Orthopaedic Surgeon - Upper Extremity

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Lakeridge Health has everything you seek - in your career and beyond.  As one of Ontario's largest hospital networks and the dedicated cancer centre for the Central East, we foster a culture that promotes career advancement, learning opportunities and great quality of life.  Through our five hospital sites, in Ajax-Pickering, Bowmanville, Oshawa, Port Perry, and Whitby, we provide a broad range of healthcare services to a diverse population, with a focus on achieving excellence.  One System.  Best Health.

Lakeridge Health is currently inviting applications for a Full-Time upper extremity surgeon with expertise in elbow surgery. This surgeon will join a team of 13 orthopaedic surgeons providing comprehensive care in Ajax-Pickering.

Providing general trauma care for the Corporation with emphasis on upper extremity trauma is an essential part of this position.  Call is shared equally amongst the members of the group.  You will have teaching opportunities through the Lakeridge Health partnership with Queen’s University. Lakeridge Health offers many administrative options for those interested in pursuing physician leadership positions.

The candidate must hold a fellowship in Orthopaedic Surgery with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and must hold an independent practice licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.  Fellowship training in upper extremity is required with an emphasis on elbow sports, trauma, and arthroplasty expertise an added benefit.   The position start date is November 2021.

Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to send a CV and contact information for three referees to:  Dr. Samir Chhabra, Chief, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery.  Email:  mdcv@lh.ca.  Fax:  (905) 721-4784. Tel:  (905) 576-8711 x33720. 

Application closing date:  October 22, 2021

LH will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact the Medical Affairs Office.