St. Luke's Regional Medical Center: Thoracic Surgeon

The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgery is seeking a full time nonacademic BC/BE General Thoracic surgeon to partner with established General Thoracic surgeon.  In addition, the  department consists of 4 Cardiothoracic Surgeons that primarily perform cardiac procedures, 4 Vascular surgeons, 6 APPs, and 1 dedicated general thoracic APP.    The candidate will join a growing practice, which focuses on lung, esophageal, mediastinal and chest wall malignancies through St. Luke’s Cancer Institute, benign thoracic disease, and common and uncommon thoracic conditions.  The ideal candidate should have a strong interest and ability in growing the esophageal/foregut aspect of this practice, both benign and malignant conditions.  Minimally invasive thoracic skills required with interest in robotic approaches to pulmonary, mediastinal and foregut. 

Candidates must have demonstrated ability to work cooperatively and collegially to provide optimal multidisciplinary care for patients.  This position has the opportunity to participate in research and trials through a cancer research consortium involving centers in Oregon and Washington and basic science research through Boise State University.  There are teaching opportunities with medical students and residents from WWAMI and Idaho’s recently founded Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine. 

St Luke’s is an award winning not for profit hospital and is the largest employer in the state.  There are 8 hospitals and multiple satellites servicing Idaho, Eastern Oregon, Washington, and Nevada encompassing a population of approx. 1 million people.  All Cardiothoracic services are provided at a single location at the downtown campus.  There is no transplant or major cardiothoracic trauma.

Comprehensive Benefits package includes salary plus value and quality incentives, CME funds, 401 K with employer matched contribution, paid time off, and paid malpractice with tail coverage.

Boise is one of the fastest growing cities in the NW and is consistently ranked among the top in places to live in the country.  Enjoy easy access to hiking, mountain biking, skiing and wilderness destinations or take a stroll in our vibrant downtown atmosphere during First Thursdays for wine tasting or music.  Enjoy culture at the annual outdoor Shakespeare Festival or the Ann Morrison Center located on the “home of the Blue turf” Boise State Campus.  

For more information on this and other St. Luke’s opportunities, please contact Tyler Natti via email: 

 Please feel free to contact me directly: Matt Schoolfield

*St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.

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