CT Surgeon Recruitment – Lankenau Heart Group at Paoli Hospital

The Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery of Main Line Health, a large tertiary health system, located on Philadelphia's suburban Main Line, seeks a full-time experienced Cardiac Surgeon for our Western campus at Paoli Hospital. The incumbent will be primarily responsible for coverage of the cardiac surgery service and is expected to have experience in performing cardiothoracic procedures. Qualified candidates are required to have:

  • Completed an approved fellowship program and certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery (ABTS) or equivalent
  • Eligible for unrestricted medical licensure in the State of Pennsylvania
  • Significant experience as Primary Surgeon to provide operative, preoperative and critical care diagnosis, treatment and procedures for patients requiring coronary artery bypass grafting, cardiac valve repair and replacement, ECMO, aortic procedures including complex aneurysms and dissections. Experience with trans-catheter and minimally invasive cardiac and/or thoracic operations is preferred
  • Proven ability to collaborate and effectively communicate within an inter-disciplinary team and with referring physicians to provide high quality patient care
  • Communicate regularly and effectively with families and patients regarding plan of care
  • Demonstrate orientation toward providing evidence-based patient centered care, quality and process improvement, and team building
  • Possess proven leadership skills, outstanding verbal and written communication skills; experience with EMR is a significant plus
  • Maintain confidentiality in all aspects of the job
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

This recruitment is part of a key strategic growth initiative within the Division of Cardiac Surgery. Ideal candidates will join our established program with 5 well recognized cardiac surgeons, at the Lankenau Heart Institute, to coordinate cardiac surgery and cardiovascular efforts. The Lankenau Heart Institute is one of the top-performing cardiovascular medicine and surgery programs in the country; providing world-class, innovative care to patients with heart disease at every stage.

As an employed physician within our program, you will be offered a competitive salary with incentives, malpractice insurance, comprehensive benefits package including CME, vacation time, a pension plan and 403B. Main Line HealthCare is an equal opportunity employer.

Send applications or inquiries to:

Basel Ramlawi, MD
System Chief of Cardiac Surgery
100 East Lancaster Ave., MOB East, Suite 356
Wynnewood, PA 19096
Phone: 484.476.3916
Email: [email protected]