Practice Opportunities

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EDMONTON, AB: The Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Alberta Health Services, Edmonton Zone is accepting applications for the position of locum Burn Surgeon.  The term will be one year. Click here for full details. Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled.  Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and names of three references forwarded to: Dr. J. Olson, Section Lead, Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Alberta Health Services via email to . (Posted August 5, 2020)

LANGLEY, BC:  A general community plastic surgeon is sought for the Fraser Health Authority. The ideal applicant will have at least one year of post-graduate training in fellowship. It is expected the applicant will have a strong interest in general community plastic surgery, including trauma, breast, and skin cancer management. They will be responsible for establishing a plastic surgery program for the Fraser Health Authority at Langley Memorial Hospital. Click for further details.  (Posted July 13, 2020)

GATINEAU, QC:  The Plastic Surgery service of the Centre Intégré de santé et de services sociaux de l’Outaouais (CISSSO) is seeking a plastic surgeon to join its dynamic, bilingual team, 15 minutes from downtown Ottawa. The successful candidate will fill a vacancy in our group of 5 plastic surgeons.   The service provides full regional coverage of general plastic surgery with a large exposure to breast reconstruction and hand surgery.  There are 2 affiliate hospitals with operating room, minor surgery, and clinic opportunities at each site.The practice is currently community oriented; however, there is the possibility of future academic opportunities as McGill University will shortly be launching the Gatineau extension of their medical school.  A strong base in hand surgery is recommended. Qualifications: Independent license with the Collège des Médecins du Québec. Eligible to work in Canada without restrictions. Interested candidates are asked to contact Dr. Tracey Thompson at . (Posted July 9, 2020)

NIAGARA, ON: The Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Niagara Health seeks a highly skilled and motivated surgeon with a track record for providing compassionate and efficient care to join the Department. Click here for full details. For further information, or to apply, contact Medical Affairs, Niagara Health on behalf of Dr. Johan Viljoen, Chief of Staff, VP Medical Affairs and Dr. Ian Brown, Chief of Surgery by email at or telephone at 905-378-4647 ext. 44224. Closing date: August 21, 2020 (Posted July 8, 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 commence October 1, 2020. Click here for details. Applications, accompanied by a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and the names of three referees should be sent to Dr. Ed Buchel, Head, Department of Surgery and Section Head, Plastic Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada via email to Closing date: July 31, 2020 (Posted June 22, 2020)

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 June 3, 2020)

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: (Posted Feb. 10, 2020; Re-posted July 23, 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. 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 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; Re-posted July 23, 2020)

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; Re-posted June 26, 2020)

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 Huq by email: . (Posted November 20, 2019; Re-posted July 24, 2020)

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; Re-posted April 30, 2020)

SUDBURY, ON: The Service of Plastic Surgery at Health Sciences North/Horizon Santé Nord (HSN), in Sudbury, Ontario, is recruiting three full-time plastic 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 July 22, 2020)