Academic Pediatric Otolaryngologist – North Carolina
The Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery of the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem, NC has an immediate opening for a fellowship-trained pediatric otolaryngologist. The applicant must be BC/BE and either a member of ASPO or be eligible for membership. This position is a full time academic appointment within the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. The Department currently has one full-time pediatric otolaryngologist and a second is needed to support existing and growing patient care demand.
Patient care will primarily be at Brenner Children’s Hospital, which is part of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Brenner Children’s Hospital is the only tertiary care pediatric teaching hospital in the western half of North Carolina and is the only certified level one pediatric trauma center in the state. The patient population to support this practice is via a large geographic referral area which includes the western half of North Carolina, southwestern Virginia, southern portions of West Virginia, and the eastern tip of Tennessee.
Applicants should have experience and expertise in managing complex pediatric airway problems in addition to head and neck masses. Expertise in chronic ear surgery and cochlear implantation in children is desirable but not required. The successful applicant should have a proven interest in pursuing a career in academic otolaryngology, which would include active participation in teaching and research with residents, medical students, physician assistant students, and allied professionals.
Winston Salem offers an extremely high quality of living with a very low cost of living. We are located less than an hour drive from the Blue Ridge Mountains and about four hours from the beach. Access to the arts and ACC college sports is abundant with Wake Forest University and the North Carolina School of the Arts located here.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
It is the policy of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center to administer all educational and employment activities without discrimination because of race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or veteran status (except where sex is a bona fide occupational qualification or a statutory requirement) in accordance with all local, state, national laws, executive orders, regulations, and guidelines.
Interested applicants should send a cover lever and CV to:
J. Dale Browne, MD, FACS
Professor and Chair
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston Salem, NC 27157
c/o Amy W. Smith
Administrative Assistant to Dr. Browne