Practice Opportunities

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TORONTO, ON: The Division of Plastic Surgery, Trillium Health Partners Health Partners (THP), invites applications for a Senior Full-Time Associate Plastic Surgeon specializing in Hand and Wrist Surgery. THP is a major provider of both acute and elective hand and wrist care in Ontario. THP’s Plastic Surgery Division consists of seven Plastic Surgeons; and is affiliated with the University of Toronto Mississauga Academy of Medicine. Click here for details. Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and the names of three references forwarded to: Dr. Cory Goldberg, Division Head, Plastic Surgery, Surgery Program by email to (posted April 24, 2020)

MISSISSAUGA, ON: The Division of Plastic Surgery, Trillium Health Partners Health Partners (THP), invites applications for a Full-Time Associate Plastic Surgeon specializing in Microvascular Free Flap Breast Reconstruction Surgery. Click here for full details. Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and the names of three references forwarded to: Dr. Cory Goldberg, Division Head, Plastic Surgery, Surgery Program by email to (posted April 24, 2020)

VANCOUVER, BC: The Children’s Hospital in Vancouver is looking for a Pediatric Plastic Surgery Locum for 6-12 months as early as July or August 2020. The candidate would join a practice with four other pediatric plastic surgeons. Appropriate candidates must be able to obtain a BC license, have a current CMPA coverage, be a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, eligible to work in Canada, as well as hold a fellowship in pediatric plastic/craniofacial surgery. Interested applicants should forward a letter of introduction and current CV with contact information to Jugpal Arneja at (posted March 25, 2020)

NANAIMO, BC: The Division of Plastic Surgery in Nanaimo, BC is seeking a Long-term Locum to start between July – September. Preference will be given to applicants looking for a 6 month position. Start time and duration are negotiable therefore, more than one locum position may be available. The successful applicant(s) will participate in paid on-call coverage with six others from the North Island Plastic Surgery group which includes Nanaimo and Campbell River. Practice coverage includes general plastic surgery including breast reconstruction, hand surgery, facial trauma, skin cancer management, and microsurgery. Opportunity for cosmetic surgery at our private surgical facility is available. Applicants must have a fellowship in Plastic Surgery, FRCS(C), and obtain licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia. Interested applicants should email their CV to Dr. Phil Barnsley, with the subject heading ‘Locum’ at: (posted March 12, 2020)

TORONTO, ON: The Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the Hospital for Sick Children, is inviting applications for the position of Academic Surgeon with a focus on pediatric burns. This appointment is for a full-time faculty position in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto. The effective date of this appointment is to be decided. Click here for details. The candidate must be eligible for appointment at the University of Toronto at the rank of Assistant Professor. The candidate 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. Please submit applications, including the names of three referees, and curriculum vitae by April 30th, 2020 to: Dr. Christopher R. Forrest, Suite 5430 – 555 University Avenue, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8. Email: (posted March 5, 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: 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 April 30, 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; Re-posted April 17)

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)

EDMONTON, 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)

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 Huq by email: . (Posted November 20, 2019; Re-posted April 10, 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)

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 April 10, 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 Jan 20, 2020; re-posted April 20, 2020)