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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.

Anesthesiologist Opportunities 

We are inviting applications for two full-time Anesthesiologists to join our collegial group of physicians providing care in Durham Region with hospital privileges at Lakeridge Health sites including Ajax, Oshawa, Bowmanville and Port Perry.  These positions are located at our Lakeridge Health Ajax/Pickering and Lakeridge Health Oshawa hospitals. 

Lakeridge Health Ajax/Pickering is a 174-bed, full-service community hospital that provides safe, quality care, with 27 surgical beds. Every year, more than 75,000 people visit the Emergency Department at Ajax Pickering Hospital. We provide 24-hour labour epidural service for our Maternal Newborn Program, which includes 1300 deliveries per year, level 2C Obstetrics and 2C NICU.  Services include:  General, Orthopedic, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Otolaryngology/Head and Neck, Plastics and Endoscopy.

Lakeridge Health Oshawa is a 500-bed hospital with 72 surgical beds and 14 operating theatres.  Services include:  General, Thoracic, Orthopedic, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Gynecology Oncology, Otolaryngology/Head and Neck, Plastics, Urology, and Endoscopy.  We provide 24-hour labour epidural service for our Maternal Newborn Program, which includes 2,800-2,900 deliveries per year, level 2C Obstetrics and 2C NICU.

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 FRCPC certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and have an independent practice licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.  The position start date is negotiable.

For more information about us, please visit our website at Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to send your current CV and contact information for three referees to; Attention: Dr. John Maybee Department Chief. Phone:  (905) 576-8711 x33720.  Fax:  (905) 721-4784.

Posting closing date:  October 31, 2022

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.

At Lakeridge Health we value inclusion and diversity. We are committed to fostering a culture that is respectful, inclusive and accessible and to employing a workforce that is representative of the diverse community we provide services to. As an equal opportunity employer we welcome applications from all qualified applicants.