Cardiovascular Surgeon, Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center

Novant Health

  • Location: Charlotte, NC

Grant Cooper, a healthcare search firm, is seeking a Cardiovascular Surgeon for Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.Novant Health is a not-for-profit integrated system of 16 medical centers and 1,514 physicians in 529 locations, as well as numerous outpatient surgery centers, medical plazas, rehabilitation programs, diagnostic imaging centers and community health outreach programs. Novant Health’s more than 25,000 team members and physician partners care for patients and communities in North Carolina, Virginia, South Carolina, and Georgia. The Novant Health Heart and Vascular Institute is ranked nationally for heart surgery, heart attack treatment, and quality improvement. Novant Health’s cardiac surgery programs in Charlotte and Winston-Salem are ranked among the highest in the nation. Eight Novant Health Medical Centers are designated as national Accredited Chest Pain Centers from the Society of Chest Pain Centers.

Position Overview

Novant Health is seeking a Cardiovascular Surgeon to contribute to the system’s heart and vascular services. Presbyterian Medical Center is a 622-bed tertiary medical center that offers a wide variety of services including heart bypass surgery, atrial septal defect surgery, laser transmyocardial revascularization, ventricular aneurysm surgery, valve repair or replacement, transcatheter aortic valve replacement, and radio frequency maze. Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center holds the Society of Thoracic Surgeons’ coveted 3-star rating, the organization’s highest rating for heart surgery programs. Only 13.5 percent of all cardiac surgery hospitals in the U.S. received this top ranking. The Cardiovascular Surgeon will be part of the Novant Heart and Vascular Institute a fully, integrated, multi-disciplinary service line approach for all cardiac, vascular and thoracic services that includes 54 physicians, 112 advance practice clinicians, over 41,000 inpatient/outpatient acute cases and nearly 30,000 new patient encounters annually.

Qualifications

  • Team oriented surgeon, skilled in all aspects of cardiac surgery, including CABG, valvular, and aortic surgery. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement and ventricular assist device expertise preferred.
  • Board certification in cardiovascular surgery.
  • Strong clinical acumen; ability to engage and grow active and thriving program.