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 permanent 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 and Lakeridge Health Oshawa hospitals. While these two hospitals will be your “primary” location, you may be required to work at our other hospital sites.

Lakeridge Health Ajax/Pickering is a 174-bed, full-service community hospital that provides safe, quality care, with 27 surgical beds and 8 operating rooms. 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, Urology 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, for those interested and qualified. 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 (or equivalent) and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.  Language of work:  English.  The position start date is negotiable.  Remuneration is based on a fee-for-service billing system accompanied with Hospital On-Call Funding (HOCC). The anticipated compensation range is $350,000 – $400,000.

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 [email protected]; Attention: Dr. John Maybee Department Chief. Phone:  (905) 576-8711 x33720.  Fax:  (905) 721-4784.  Lakeridge Health, 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa, ON, L1G 2B9.

Posting closing date:  Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

  • Other location addresses as follows:
    • Lakeridge Health Ajax – 580 Harwood Ave. S., Ajax, Ontario, L1S 2J4
    • Lakeridge Health Port Perry – 451 Paxton St., Box 960, Port Perry Ontario, L9L 1A8
    • Lakeridge Health Bowmanville – 47 Liberty St. South, Bowmanville, Ontario, L1C 2N4

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.