St. Peter's Hospital Spine and Neurosurgery, a member of St. Peter’s Health Partners in Albany, NY, is recruiting full time neurological surgeons to join its established hospital-based practice of four surgeons. These are exciting opportunities to join a highly respected practice that performs all aspects of spine and neurological surgery in a state of the art surgical setting at the recently renovated facilities at St. Peter’s Hospital, including the newest microscopes and O-arm® intraoperative technology which allows for real-time imaging during surgical procedures. We enjoy a strong referral base and are seeking additional surgeons to meet strong demand in the community. Enjoy excellent colleagues, strong system practice support, modern offices, and a physician friendly environment.
Located in Latham, NY, St. Peter’s Hospital Spine and Neurosurgery is committed to providing comprehensive care, beginning with conservative approaches and moving on to more complex surgical solutions, if indicated. Each patient receives an evaluation and individualized treatment plan by a highly trained, board certified spinal or neurosurgical specialist.
Services include care for a wide range of spinal and neurological conditions including:
trigeminal neuralgia, neck pain, back pain, leg pain,
This opportunity is not accepting J1 or H1B visa candidates.
RECRUITMENT PACKAGE: St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates, P.C. offers a comprehensive salary and compensation package that includes:
Competitive base salary to start
Excellent benefits; including health/vision/dental insurances
Paid malpractice, including post-SPHP employment tail coverage
CME time & expense allowance
Paid time away from the practice
2 part retirement savings program with employer matching program
Relocation assistance is available
Starting bonus is available.
COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION: Discover an excellent work/life balance in NY’s Capital District- a medium sized area offering all the amenities of a larger urban area in a beautiful, scenic, and affordable setting. A stable economic setting; we have a strong and expanding presence in healthcare of every type, in higher education, and enjoy a unique position as the capital of the Empire State. The Capital District includes the cities of Albany, Schenectady, and Troy- and the surrounding area includes Clifton Park and Saratoga Springs. The region has excellent year-round outdoor recreation available, including excellent golf, water-sports of all kinds, camping, hiking, and great skiing. It offers a wealth of cultural offerings and activities, including several renowned museums (the Albany Institute of History and Art, The NY State Museum), theaters (Proctor’s, The Palace) fine dining, and a year-round events calendar full with music and sporting events (The Times Union Center & Saratoga Performing Arts Center.) Excellent public and private schools are available, as are affordable homes and reasonable taxes. Higher education opportunities abound in our region with nearly 30 colleges and universities in the region and we are part of NY’s Tech Valley.
To the North: the largest state park in the nation: The Adirondacks: world renowned for hiking, skiing, camping, boating, and countless scenic vistas
To the East: Vermont and the beautiful Berkshire Mountains in western Massachusetts
To the South: the historic and amazing Catskill Mountains, home to excellent skiing, camping, great fly-fishing, and hiking locations
To the West, the beautiful Mohawk Valley & Central Leatherstocking Regions, home to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown
Albany is centrally located: New York City: 2.5 hrs. Boston: 3 hrs. Montreal: 3.5 hrs.
Albany is easily accessed via the NYS Thruway, Albany International Airport, and Amtrak
Come find out why Forbes Magazine lists Albany as one of “America’s Best Places for Business and Careers”, and one of “America’s Best Places to Raise a Family” and why Brookings has described Albany as one of its “Strongest Performing Metro Areas,” why Portfolio.com calls Albany one of its “Best Markets for Young Adults,” and U.S. News & World Report ranks Albany as one of its “Best Places to Live” in the nation. And Livability.com calls Albany one of its Best Cities for Entrepreneurs for 2016.
REQUIREMENTS: Applicants should have the following:
Practicing Surgeons will be Board Certified in Neurological Surgery. (Residents may be board-eligible)
3-5 years of experience is strongly preferred
Applicants should have strong experience and surgical skills in all aspects of spine and neurological surgery
Applicants should possess excellent clinical skills, communication skills, and a strong commitment to providing care that is team oriented
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About St. Peter's Health Partners
St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates, P.C, a billion dollar, physician-governed, multi-specialty group is a member of St. Peter’s Health Partners in NY's Capital District. St. Peter's Health Partners Medical Associates provides a new model of physician practice that permits St. Peter’s Health Partners to evolve as a health system with strong physician participation while allowing physicians to retain those aspects that make private practice work well in the care of patients. It is one of the largest multi-specialty physician group practices in the region with more than 12 specialties and sub-specialties represented, over 250 physicians and 60 advanced practitioners anticipated in 2013, and more than 40 office locations in a five county region.
The region’s largest private-sector employer, St. Peter’s Health Partners employs more than 11,700 employees, with more than 125 locations across seven counties. The system has an annual budget of nearly $1.1 billion. St. Peter’s Health Partners was created on October 1, 2011 by the merger of Northeast Health, St. Peter’s Health Care Services and Seton Health. The merger created the region’s largest and most comprehensive no...t-for-profit network of high-quality and advanced medical care, primary care, rehabilitation, and senior services. These state-of-the-art services and programs are provided through Albany Memorial and St. Peter’s Hospitals in Albany, NY; Samaritan and St. Mary’s Hospitals in Troy, NY; Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady, NY; and The Eddy system of continuing care and The Community Hospice.