Pediatric General Surgery

Hollywood and Wellington, Florida
Feb 13, 2018
May 14, 2018
FY18-11, FY18-28

Preparing for a Career Break


Chief, Pediatric General Surgery

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital is seeking an experienced pediatric general surgeon to join our busy six-surgeon group and assume the role of Division Chief of Pediatric Surgery. The ideal candidate will be highly proficient in all areas of general pediatric surgical care, possess enhanced expertise in minimally invasive surgery and exhibit exemplary administrative and leadership skills. Candidates must be board certified in pediatric surgery and have at least five years of leadership experience.

An enthusiastic commitment to teaching general surgery residents and medical students is a must, as a new pediatric residency program will welcome its inaugural class in the summer of 2018, with a surgical residency planned for the following year. Candidates should be committed to furthering their clinical research initiatives with the support of Memorial’s Office of Human Research, which currently oversees more than 120 studies across the healthcare system. Faculty appointments at Florida Atlantic University and/or Florida International University are also available.

Pediatric General Surgery, Palm Beach

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital is seeking an experienced BE/BC pediatric general surgeon to lead a unique initiative to expand our clinical presence in Palm Beach County, Florida. The selected surgeon will be responsible for leading a predominately outpatient program in a newly constructed state-of-the–art outpatient facility. Candidate must be highly proficient in all areas of general pediatric surgical practice including expertise in minimally invasive surgery.

With plans to open in late-2018, the 30,000-square-foot newly constructed Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Pediatric Specialty Center - Wellington will be home to offices for a variety of pediatric specialists offering services to local patients in need of additional specialists. Services offered will include, but are not limited to, orthopaedics (sports medicine and surgery), neurology, otolaryngology, general surgery, endocrinology and pulmonology. Physicians will be part of the hospital-employed Memorial Physician Group at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital.


These are full-time employed positions with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The positions offer competitive benefits and compensation packages commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.

About Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital opened in 1992 and has grown to be the leading children’s hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties. With 226 beds, an 84-bed Level II and III NICU, 30-bed PICU and 12-bed intermediate care unit, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital combines leading-edge clinical excellence with a child- and family-friendly environment that emphasizes the Power of Play. Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital offers a comprehensive range of healthcare services – delivered with kindness, dedication and compassion.

About South Florida

South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, a vibrant arts community, museums and world-class dining. South Florida’s high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.