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The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano is an academic cardiovascular hospital in the Baylor Scott and White system searching for a heart failure cardiologist to join two advanced heart failure cardiologists in a growing program of mechanical circulatory support and advanced heart failure therapies. The position will involve teaching general cardiology fellows, clinical research, a busy outpatient heart failure clinic and an inpatient consultative service.
Applicants should be board certified or board eligible in Cardiovascular Disease and in Advanced Heart Failure. This position requires evaluation, assessment, pre and post management of LVAD patients, and active participation in the shock team with management of temporary mechanical support device including ECMO, IABP, protek and Impella. The outpatient clinic includes a dedicated geneticist as well as infiltrative and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy sub-specialty clinics. Our heart failure team works in close conjunction with our transplant center for consideration and evaluation of potential transplant recipients including participation in transplant selection committee. Prior research experience is a plus but not required. For this growing program we are looking for an openness to participate in local outreach and a team approach to practice.
Plano is a northern suburb of Dallas, Texas with a population of over 280,000. It is an ethnically diverse and growing community. There is a favorable cost of living and superior schools in the city of Plano and surrounding areas. There are several local green spaces and lakes. There is easy access to downtown with a wide range of dining and shopping experiences.
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