Pediatric Surgeon

Jul 12, 2019
Oct 27, 2019

Preparing for a Career Break

Pediatric Surgeon Recruitment

Boys Town National Research Hospital (Omaha, NE) has an immediate opening for one BC/BE pediatric surgeon to join our Pediatric Surgical Team.  The department, led by Robert A. Cusick, MD, is looking to add one pediatric surgeon to bring our team back up to five members to support our practice of 2,000 annual surgical cases at two hospital locations. The position includes teaching responsibilities and surgeries with residents and medical students from the two medical schools in town.  The position also includes teaching as part of the Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, based at University of Nebraska Medical.  Leadership opportunities are available, including Trauma Director, along with resources to expand existing programs in short gut, pectus, obesity and thyroid, and to build new programs where there is clinical interest and expertise, such as vascular malformations. Protected time and resources for research are available for interested individuals.

Candidates must be certified by the American Board of Surgeons and possess skills developed through clinical practice with pediatrics.  We are committed to providing our candidates with extremely competitive recruitment and relocation packages, which are among the best in the country.

About the Hospital

Boys Town National Research Hospital offers a broad range of hospital and clinic services, backed by 40 years of life-changing research to provide the latest, most innovative care to our patients. From pediatric inpatient hospitalization and surgical services, to outpatient visits, to residential care for children and adolescents with severe behavioral disorders, our board certified specialists and highly trained pediatric nurses focus on caring for the unique needs of children and their families. Boys Town Hospital is a licensed acute care hospital and psychiatric residential treatment facility and accredited by The Joint Commission. The Hospital is located on the Boys Town campus, which has been committed to the care of children for over 100 years.  

About Omaha

“Nebraska Nice” is more than a state slogan. Omaha has been rated one of the friendliest cities in the country, offering both city life and suburban charm. Omaha-area residents enjoy recreational parks and trails, a thriving art and music scene, a strong medical community, local and national sporting events, dining and shopping. Omaha is an ideal place to raise families, with a consistently excellent standard of living, top school systems, and a manageable commute to most parts of town (usually less than 20 minutes).    

For further information, please contact Lisa Bolinger, Senior HR Generalist at  with attached CV.

Excellent benefit package that includes health, dental and vision insurance; a 401k retirement plan; paid vacation and sick leave.  Boys Town National Research Hospital is a tobacco free campus.  This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required.  Boys Town National Research Hospital is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.  To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.