Practice Opportunities

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WINNIPEG CITY: Greenwoods Surgical Centre, a private fully licensed surgical facility in Winnipeg requires a Plastic Surgeon to perform Cosmetic Surgical procedures under GA. Please contact Dr. Mittal by text or phone at 204-297-5344 or email Web: www.GreenwoodsDental.com (posted Feb. 10, 2020)

LOWER MAINLAND, BC: A full-time Plastic Surgeon Locum is available July through September, 2020 (duration may be extended beyond the summer months). The position comes with staffed offices in Surrey, New Westminster, and Port Moody, as well as main OR, ambulatory care & cast clinic time at Eagle Ridge, Royal Columbian Hospitals, and the Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre. Plastic surgery call responsibilities are approximately 1 in 4 with the potential to increase if available, and include MOCAP compensation. Eligible candidates who have achieved the FRCSC designation should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a list of three referees (at least one should be Chief of Surgery or Program Director) to: Dr. Dao Nguyen, 201-2502 St Johns St, Port Moody V3H 2B4, phone: 604-931-3312; fax: 604-931-1894; (Posted February 3, 2020)

TORONTO, ON: The Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery at Women’s College Hospital is inviting applications for the position of an Academic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with specialization in transition-related chest (top) surgery and post mastectomy breast reconstruction. The effective date of this appointment is July 1, 2020. Click here for details. The candidate must be eligible for appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor/Associate/Full Professor at the University of Toronto, must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. The candidate should be eligible for appointment at the Women’s College Hospital Research Institute. Interested applicants should submit applications, including a Curriculum Vitae and the names of three referees by March 31, 2020 to Dr. John Semple, Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery c/o Christal Malcolm, Women’s College Hospital, 76 Grenville St, Room 8333, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 1B2 by Fax:  416-323-6173 or Email: . (Posted Jan 22, 2020)

KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON: Grand River Hospital and St. Mary’s General Hospital are jointly recruiting for one full time Plastic Surgeon to meet the growing needs of the Kitchener-Waterloo area. Click for details. The Hospitals www.grhosp.on.ca and www.smgh.ca The candidate must be eligible for independent practice licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, and hold certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Plastic Surgery. Interested candidates are invited to inquire about this opportunity by sending their curriculum vitae by email to the attention of Tanja Cvijetic, Medical Affairs Coordinator, (Posted Jan 20, 2020)

TORONTO, ON: The Division of Plastic Surgery, Trillium Health Partners (THP), invites applications for an academic Plastic Surgeon specializing in Hand and Wrist Surgery. The application process will remain open until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is April 2020. The successful applicant’s practice will focus on hand and wrist surgery, 90% of surgical time dedicated to upper extremity surgery, supporting the delivery of unplanned care, contributing to medical education and clinical research. Click for further details. Applicants must hold an MD or equivalent with completed training in Plastic Surgery and must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. This individual must have obtained the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Fellowship in Plastic Surgery or equivalent and have undergone recognized Fellowship training in Hand and Wrist Surgery. Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and the names of three references forwarded to the attention of: Dr. Cory Goldberg, Division Head, Division of Plastic Surgery, via email to . (Posted January 17, 2020)

GREATER VANCOUVER, BC: Locum summer 2020 opportunity. General Plastic Surgery Practice based in New Westminster, BC. Opportunity for main operating room, trauma and elective surgery cases as well as minor surgery and clinic time during the Locum. Trauma call is 1 in 11 but the amount of call is flexible. Stipend for on call. Looking for someone for last 2 weeks of June and 5-6 weeks in August/September. If interested, please contact,  for more information: Stacey (MOA) by email . (Posted January 16, 2020)

SURREY, BC: Locum position summer 2020 in Surrey, BC.  Locum will fill in for multiple surgeons in a shared office over 3 months from June 20 to mid-September.  Call is 1 in 11 at a tertiary level 1 trauma centre and 3 other hospitals.  A call stipend is provided.  More call can be taken if desired.  Opportunities for locum work beyond this date may be possible. If interested, please contact Dr. Paul Oxley for more information, by email . (Posted January 15, 2020)

VAUGHAN, ON: Practice available in Vaughan, suitable for cosmetic surgery. Accredited by OHPIP for Level 3 surgery. Partnership with well known Eye facility for cost sharing. Surgeon intends to retire. Easy access by 407 and major roads. Please email  for more details. . (Posted January 9, 2020)

RICHMOND HILL, ON:  Plastic Surgeons are invited to operate in  Grand Genesis Health (GGH), a private OHP level 3 facility located in Richmond Hill, 9080 Yonge street, with two operating rooms, fully equipped & functional and OR time available for booking.   Cosmetic & Plastic procedures that require general anesthesia and need less than 24 hour recovery time (outpatient) can be undertaken at GGH.  Inquiry contacts are Ramin at (416) 566-1649 or Babak at (416) 878-3134; and  by email at or . (Re-posted January 9, 2020).

WINNIPEG, MB: The University of Manitoba, Department of Surgery, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and Shared Health Manitoba are seeking applications for an Academic Plastic Surgeon to join a broad practice of pediatric plastic surgery/cleft-craniofacial surgery commencing June 1, 2020. Click for further details. Applications, accompanied by curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and the names of three referees should be sent to Dr. Jack McPherson, Head, Department of Surgery and Dr. Ed Buchel, Section Head, Plastic Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada via email to . Closing date:  January 31, 2020 (Posted Jan. 8, 2020)

MISSISSAUGA, ON: The Division of Plastic Surgery, Trillium Health Partners Health Partners (THP), invites applications for an academic Plastic Surgeon specializing in Breast Reconstruction Surgery. The successful applicant will be based primarily at the Credit Valley Hospital site of THP, which is one of the largest providers of breast cancer care in Ontario. As a major provider, THP’s goal is to continue to advance its breast cancer program and is seeking a breast reconstruction surgeon, with specific expertise and focus on micro-vascular surgery. Click for further details and visit https://hfojobs.healthforceontario.ca/en/posting/66135/. The application process will remain open until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is April 2020. Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and the names of three references forwarded to the attention of Dr. Cory Goldberg, Division Head, Division of Plastic Surgery, via email to   (Posted Dec. 19, 2019)

KINGSTON, ON: Queen’s University Department of Surgery (www.surgery.queensu.ca) invites applications for a full- time general academic plastic surgeon who has experience and/or formal training in Breast and Micro- vascular surgery or Hand and Micro-vascular surgery. There will be significant academic expectations therefore, emerging or established research programs will also be considered an asset. Applicants will also be involved in undergraduate and post graduate medical education. Evidence of a current involvement and commitment to education through the submission of an educational dossier and the identification of referees who can attest to the applicant’s educational expertise will be valued.  Click for further details. The review of applications will begin on January 15, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should forward a copy of their curriculum vitae, letter of application and the names and addresses of three referees to Dr. John Rudan, Head, Department of Surgery, Queen’s University, Victory 3, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 2V7, Fax: (613) 544-9174, Email: (Posted Dec. 17, 2019)

CALGARY, AB: The Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Alberta Health Services is accepting applications for a Plastic Surgeon with training in Craniofacial Surgery. The successful candidate will also be expected to exhibit a strong academic research background. Coverage will be primarily based at the University of Alberta Hospital with a flexible start date of July 1, 2020. The successful applicant will have a job description which includes a commitment to clinical care delivery, education and research. Remuneration will be on a fee-for-service basis through billings submitted by the physician to Alberta Health.  Full details are available here. Applicants must hold an MD or equivalent with completed training in Plastic Surgery and must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. This individual must have obtained the Royal College of physicians and Surgeons of Canada Fellowship in Plastic Surgery or equivalent and have undergone recognized Fellowship training in Craniofacial Surgery. Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and the names of three references forwarded to: Dr. Jaret Olson, Zone Section Chief, Plastic Surgery, AHS & Division Director of Plastic Surgery, UofA via this website: http://www.doctorjobsalberta.com/Jobs.Edmonton.Craniofacial-Plastic-Surgeon.20-UAH-SUR-PLA-02.aspx. All applicants are thanked for their interest, however only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. (Posted December 11, 2019)

WINDSOR, ON: The Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Windsor Regional Hospital in Windsor is inviting applications for a full time plastic surgeon to join its team. The practice includes all aspects of plastic surgery, including hand surgery, breast surgery, skin cancers, cosmetic surgery, and wound care/burns. The position encompasses inpatient and ambulatory care responsibilities as well as on-call obligations for the entire catchment area for Windsor Regional Hospital. Access to weekly operating room resources, clinic time, and minor procedure time is also provided. Full details are available here. The ideal applicant will have certification in Plastic Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and hold, or be able to obtain, an Ontario independent license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a list of three referees with contact information (at least one should be Chief of Plastic Surgery or Program Director) to: Dr. Kristina Lutz, Division Head of Plastics, Windsor Regional Hospital c/o Jessica Bennett, Director, Medical Affairs at Email: . (Posted December 4, 2019)

NORTH SIMCOE – MUSKOKA REGION, ON: A position is available to join one other Plastic Surgeon and provide general Plastic Surgical care for the North Simcoe/Muskoka region. There is a high volume of common hand trauma and peripheral nerve surgery. Skin cancer management is an integral part of this practice. In addition, general soft tissue reconstruction and surgical aspects of wound care are required. Opportunities are available for medical student and resident teaching. The Plastic Surgeon must maintain a community office for consultations and follow-up of patients. Full details are available here. The successful applicant must be a licensed physician in the Province of Ontario and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Plastic Surgery. Interested applicants should apply by submitting a cover letter and CV by email to Pat Thor at . (Posted November 28, 2019)

LONDON, ON: The Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Western University Campus, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London is inviting applications for an Academic Plastic Surgeon (Breast and Reconstructive Microsurgery). This is a Full-time Limited Term Clinical Academic appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, or a Continuing Clinical Academic appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, depending on experience and qualifications at the time of appointment. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin after January 1, 2020 with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2020. Full details are available here. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and statement of academic qualifications, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three references to: Dr. Douglas C Ross, MD, MEd, FRCSC,  St. Joseph’s Health Care, Room D0-210, 268 Grosvenor St.  London, ON, Canada,  N6A 4L6. The applicant must also complete, sign and include the form at   the following link: https://www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/careers/pdf/application-full-time-clinical.pdf     E-mail:   (Posted November 21, 2019)

TORONTO, ON: Downtown Plastic Surgery Practice available with fully accredited OHPIP and CAAASF, level 2 with potential level 3.  Previous surgeon is retiring.  No on call obligation.  Operate as much as you want. Area can be shared with ENT or orthopaedic surgeon for face and hand surgery. Candidate must be eligible for CPSO license and become medical director. Historically very strong reimbursement. If interested, please send CV to Nasim Hug by email: . (Posted November 20, 2019)

BARRIE, ON: SimcoDerm Medical and Surgical Dermatology Centre is looking to recruit a part-time Plastic Surgeon with expertise in facial skin cancer, especially in TZone, skin flaps and grafts. The candidate will join an experienced team of dermatologists, surgeons, plastic surgeons and nurses. The Centre has a state of the art operating unit with flexible OR times. Interested candidates should contact Ramin at 416-726-2466 or by email at for more information. (Posted November 15, 2019)

THUNDER BAY, ON: The Department of Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, Ontario, are inviting applications for a full-time Plastic Surgeon to join an existing complement of 2 full-time plastic surgeons. The responsibilities of this position include: general plastic surgery and on call duties. The ideal applicant will have certification in Plastic Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and an independent license or be eligible for an independent license in the Province of Ontario. Click for further information.  Interested candidates can contact: Jamie Sitar, Physician Recruitment Retention Specialist, Medical Affairs, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre by email: or  via phone: (807) 684-6028 or fax: (807) 684-5893. (Posted November 13, 2019)

MISSISSAUGA, ON: The McLean Clinic, located in central Mississauga in the western Greater Toronto Area, Ontario, is seeking a full-time Plastic Surgeon desiring a career in Cosmetic Surgery. This well-established clinic has consistent large volumes of all types of cosmetic surgery and non-surgical treatments. All procedures on the face, breast and body are performed. The McLean Clinic is also a recognized leader in FTM gender reassignment surgery (top surgery). The ideal candidate is in good standing with the Royal College and has experience in cosmetic surgery and has preferably completed fellowship training. For gender reassignment cases, training will be provided to help accommodate the large demand at the clinic. For the right candidate, there will be an ownership and profit-sharing. All applicants are appreciated; however, only those who receive an interview will be contacted. Applicants should send resume and cover letter by email to: . (Posted November 13, 2019)

ANTIGONISH, N.S.: St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, is seeking a full-time Plastic Surgeon to join another Plastic Surgeon who will be transitioning towards retirement over the next 2 years. The service currently manages pathology of the hand, breast, head and neck, facial trauma, skin including melanoma, chronic wounds, minor burns, other. Some aesthetic surgery is possible. An interest in general reconstruction is an asset. OR and ambulatory clinic time is available, as is office space attached to the hospital with administrative support. Click for further information. Interested candidates must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia and must be certified or eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Please direct inquiries to: Victoria MacAulay, Physician Recruitment Consultant, . (Posted November 8, 2019)

LONDON, ON: The Department of Surgery, Divisions of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Western University, London Health Sciences Centre & St. Joseph’s Health Care London is inviting applications for a Division Chair/Chief and Academic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. This is a Full-time Limited Term Clinical Academic appointment at the rank of Associate Professor, or a Continuing Clinical Academic appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Full Professor. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin after February 15, 2020 with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2020. Full details are available here. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and statement of academic qualifications, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three references to: Dr. Emil H. Schemitsch, MD, FRCSC, FCAHS Chair/Chief, Department of Surgery,  St. Joseph’s Hospital, Room E3-117 268 Grosvenor St.   PO Box 5777, STN B London, ON, Canada,  N6A 4V2. The applicant must also complete, sign and include the form at the following link: https://www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/careers/pdf/application-full-time-clinical.pdf    Fax: 519.646-6347  E-mail:   (Posted November 6, 2019; Re-posted Jan. 15, 2020)

CAMPBELL RIVER, Vancouver Island, B.C.: The Campbell River and District General Hospital has an opportunity for a Plastic Surgeon to join two others. The plastic surgeons practicing in Campbell River perform general plastic surgery including breast reconstruction, hand surgery, facial fractures, skin cancer management as well as cosmetic surgery. Microsurgery is currently limited to trauma and single free flap elective cases. Along with full scope plastic surgery, you may establish a specific specialty focus to your practice. The existing Hand Clinic is staffed by 3 full trained Hand Therapists. On call is 1 in 7-8 and is shared with colleagues located in Nanaimo. Applicants will hold Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification in Plastic Surgery and be eligible for full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC. Sponsored visits may be available as well as recruitment incentives and relocation assistance to the successful candidate. To apply, please forward a letter of interest, CV, and names of three references to: Medical Staff Recruitment, Island Health, . For more information and to view the position, please click here. (Posted September 26, 2019, Re-posted January 15, 2020)

SUDBURY, ON: The Service of Plastic Surgery at Health Sciences North/Horizon Santé Nord (HSN), in Sudbury, Ontario, is recruiting a full-time clinical surgeon to join its existing complement of 4 full-time surgeons. Candidates who have an enthusiastic approach to quality patient care, undergraduate/postgraduate education, and possibly active clinical research should apply. The new candidate will share one in five call responsibility, and ensure seamless coverage for the region. Locum opportunities are also available. As the tertiary care referral centre for the entire Northeastern Ontario region, HSN serves a catchment population of over 600,000 residents.  HSN occupied its one-site acute care hospital in March 2010, which boasts 17 ORs and state-of-the-art equipment throughout. All physicians are encouraged to seek academic appointment at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM), and become involved in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate trainees. Research opportunities are also available with HSN’s affiliated research institute, HSNRI. Candidates must be eligible for licensure in Ontario and have obtained or be eligible to obtain speciality qualifications from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Physicians who practice full-time in Sudbury are eligible for attractive financial incentives. Interested individuals should send a letter of interest and CV to the Medical and Academic Affairs Office, by e-mail to . HSN thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for interviews or to locum, will be contacted. (Posted Sept. 25, 2019; re-posted Jan 20, 2020)