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Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare is different from other Children’s hospitals for a couple of reasons: focused expertise and multidisciplinary collaboration. Gillette is a nationally and internationally recognized leader in the diagnosis and treatment of children, adolescents and adults with disabilities and complex medical conditions. Gillette provides exceptional care for a broad range of Pediatric Plastic surgical and Craniofacial conditions. We also have a strong reputation in Craniofacial care with a referral area that includes the 5-state region around Minnesota. Its national recognition draws patients from all over the United States. Clinical, academic, and educational services are delivered in close collaboration and coordination with the University of Minnesota, Regions Hospital, and other local organizations.
We are looking for an experienced, dedicated, and compassionate Craniofacial Surgeon to join our team in the Minneapolis and St. Paul area of Minnesota. A successful candidate will be able to demonstrate excellence, leadership, and direction to interdisciplinary teams as it relates to Plastic Surgery and Craniofacial Surgery in the following areas:
• Working collaboratively within the interdisciplinary team to provide surgical services that are consistent with patient needs and with current surgical practice. • Pre- and post-operative care. • Consultative clinical care for persons in Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare programs • Development of clinical criteria to be used in the monitoring and evaluation of the quality and appropriateness of surgical care provided. • Consulting with physicians who provide primary care to our patients, to maximize a person’s health care and coordinate that care with care provided at Gillette. • Administrative, research and education responsibilities within the Craniofacial section, with the opportunity for an academic appointment. • Continue education to maintain competency in areas of expertise. • Quality improvement and safety initiatives. • Education of Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare residents, medical students, and fellows by providing seminars and teaching. • An interest in growing the influence of Gillette’s Craniofacial surgery regionally and on the national stage.
The Ideal candidate for this position will have a passion for making a difference in the lives of patients, enjoys working with a strong team focused on helping patients improve their health and live their lives more independently and brings energy to the workplace while having the ability to have work life balance. Candidates for this opportunity must be a board-certified Plastic Surgeon who has completed a minimum one-year pediatric Craniofacial fellowship. Preference will be given to the candidate with more than 5 years of clinical Craniofacial experience. This candidate also needs to be committed to being part of an internationally recognized organization that is focused on providing the best care for patients through a strong interdisciplinary approach within a diverse environment.
Internal Number: 04769
About Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare specializes in treating children who have complex conditions, rare disorders and traumatic injuries.
We provide comprehensive services, highly trained specialists, an integrated team approach, family-centered care and a lifetime of services.