Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Academic Ortho Hand Surgeon

  • Lubbock, TX

30+ Days ago



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Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Academic Ortho Hand Surgeon

LocationLubbock, TX

1 day ago

Job Description

We are seeking a full-time hand surgeon for our growing Hand Center practice. Qualified candidates will have orthopaedic surgery residency training as well as hand surgery fellowship training. Candidate must be BE/BC. Duties and requirements of the position include:

  • Provide operative and non-operative care for patients with diseases and injuries of the hand as well as non-hand related traumatic injuries
  • Hand trauma coverage at the region’s Level 1 Trauma Center
  • Maintain schedule to include a minimum of 2.5 operative days and 2 clinic days per week
  • Participate in resident education through clinical rotations, conferences, journal club and other teaching requirements for the Department’s Residency Program
  • Conduct research activities individually or in collaboration with other faculty and/or residents

Competitive salary along with generous state benefits package is available including PTO, medical, dental and disability insurance, as well as retirement. Professional liability insurance under TTUHSC umbrella plan; incentive augmentation bonus (quarterly, yearly, based on clinical performance/research/teaching/service). Additional benefits include professional development allowance for continuing education, memberships, licenses and other applicable expenses.

Lubbock is a family-friendly and rapidly growing community with a mild climate and low cost of living. Lubbock and the surrounding communities comprise a population of 311K. With multiple universities and professional schools, there are diverse entertainment and leisure opportunities to accommodate any tastes. 

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