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Physician Recruiters: You can post a job ad for a quarterly fee.
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DISCLAIMER:
The OAGS website complies with provisions of the Ontario Human Rights Code 1990 in its editorial and advertising policies, and assumes no responsibility or endorses any claims or representation offered or expressed by advertisers. The OAGS urges readers to investigate thoroughly any opportunities advertised. All candidates should be eligible for licensure in Ontario and have obtained or be eligible to obtain specialty qualifications by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Prospective staff/locum surgeons' credentials should be confirmed by contacting the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons. The website of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario offers some information as well: http://www.cpso.on.ca

 

VACANCIES & Fellowships

Halton Healthcare - Milton District Hospital
"NEW as of October 6, 2022"

Wanted: Acute Care Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Halton Healthcare - Milton District Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - community
Application Deadline:  October 30, 2022
Position Start Time:  
Duration:
Areas of Interest:  acute care, colorectal
Remuneration:
On Call:  1 in 5
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information:  Please submit a cover letter and current curriculum vitae to the attention of Dr. Kevin Kwan, Chief of Surgery
Mailing Address: 3001 Hospital Gate, Oakville, ON L6M 0L8 Canada
Email: physicianrecruitment@haltonhealthcare.com
Phone:
Fax:
Website: http://www.haltonhealthcare.com   (recruitment page)
Original Ad:
Other: Halton Healthcare – Milton District Hospital site is currently seeking a locum Acute Care Surgeon to join a dynamic surgical team. Resources available to the successful candidate are one OR day and one colonoscopy day every 2- weeks. On-call commitment is 1 in 5. Qualifications:
• Commitment to expanding the acute care surgery services in partnership with the current surgeons.
• Interest in surgical education at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
• Certification in General Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and licensed in the Province of Ontario
• Colorectal Fellowship preferred.
• Acute Care, other fellowships, or post-residency experience is an asset

Shouldice Hernia Hospital
"NEW as of October 1, 2020"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time / Part Time
Hospital: Shouldice Hernia Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - Thornhill, Community
Application Deadline: December 31, 2020
Start Time:
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest:
Remuneration: Compensation – Salary $220,000 + $60,000 performance bonus (+/- 10%) + ~$20,000 benefits (all professional fees, CMPA fees, group benefits, conference allowance +$2,500 RRSP match) = Total compensation greater than $300,000 with no overhead costs
On Call: 1in 10
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Please forward a CV in confidence to: Robb Callaghan, E-mail: rcallaghan@medfall.com Tel: 289-238-9079
Mailing Address: 306-6453 Morrison Street Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 7H1 Canada
Email: rcallaghan@medfall.com
Phone: (289) 238-9079
Fax:
Website: http://www.shouldice.com
Other: Our client, Shouldice Hernia Hospital, is a world class 89-bed Toronto based hospital that specializes in external abdominal wall hernias. Shouldice is seeking General Surgeons to join their elite team of highly skilled hernia surgeons.

Successful candidates will be FRCSC and CPSO certified or eligible. Shouldice provides a highly competitive salary, health benefits, paid vacation, CMPA fees, and professional dues. This unique opportunity includes regular weekday OR and clinic schedule with very limited on-calls, no overhead costs or OHIP billing responsibilities. Please forward a CV in confidence to: Robb Callaghan, E-mail: rcallaghan@medfall.com Tel: 289-238-9079

Timmins and District Hospital
"Updated as of Fall, 2022"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Timmins and District Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Timmins, Community
Application Deadline: 
Position Start Time: ongoing
Duration:  Occasional - ongoing
Areas of Interest:  Acute Care Surgery
Remuneration:  As per HFO guidelines, HOCC stipend
On Call: 1 in 4
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information:  Corey Krupa, Physician Recruiter
Mailing Address: 700 Ross Ave East Timmins P4N 8P2 Canada
Email: ckrupa@tadh.com
Phone: (705) 267-2131
Website: http://www.tadh.com
Original Ad: http://www.renfrewhosp.com/surgical
Other: Timmins and District Hospital is searching for a General Surgery Locum to cover occasional monthly on call, especially weekends and for vacation coverage. TADH is located in Northeastern Ontario and houses 153 beds and serves a local population of 45,000 but a catchment area of 110,000. Flight, hotel, and car rental reimbursed as per HFO guidelines. Eligible for travel honorarium. Remuneration can be fee for service or HFO daily stipend. Please forward CV to ckrupa@tadh.com or contact for further information.

Cambridge Memorial Hospital
"Updated as of Fall, 2022"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Cambridge Memorial Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - community (Cambridge)
Application Deadline:
Start Time:
Duration: 6 months
Areas of Interest: 
Remuneration:  OHIP fee-for-service
On Call: 1 in 7
Existing Staff:  6 general surgeons
Contact Information: Attn. Dr. Ingrid Whitehead, Chief of Surgery  c/o Stephanie Evans
Mailing Address: Cambridge Memorial Hospital, 700 Coronation Blvd., Cambridge, ON N1R 3G2
Email: sevans@cmh.org
Phone: (519) 621-2330
Fax: (519) 740-4934
Website: http://www.cmh.org
Other: Cambridge Memorial Hospital (CMH) is seeking a six-month locum General Surgeon to be a part of our Acute Care Surgery schedule. The locum would be responsible for covering the ACS service approximately every seventh week. This would include on-call responsibilities for the entire weekend, 7am-4pm during the week, as well as the Thursday night. Each week comes with two half days of dedicated ACS operating room time, as well as access to emergency time in the endoscopy suite. The successful candidate must be a RCPSC certified General Surgeon, licensed to practice in Ontario.

 

Lake of the Woods District Hospital
"Updated as of Fall, 2022"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Lake of the Woods District Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Kenora, Community
Application Deadline:
Position Start Time: January 1, 2023
Duration:  Permanent
Areas of Interest:  General Surgery
Remuneration: APP
On Call: 1 in 3
Existing Staff: 3 general surgeons, 4 anaesthetists
Contact Information: Dr. Hristo Hristov
Mailing Address: 21 Sylvan St. General Surgery, LWDH Kenora, Ontario P9N 3W7 Canada
Email: hhristov@lwdh.on.ca
Phone: (807)468 9861 ext. 5020
Website: http://lwdh.on.ca
Original Ad:
Other: We provide wide range of Gen. Surgery and Endoscopy in 3 well equipped for laparoscopic surgery ORs. We use Karl Storz ICG capable laparoscopes for our lap. colorectal surgeries and ICG exoscope for open colorectal and other cases. Kenora is an attractive small city located on Lake of the Woods, 200km east from Winnipeg. Sailing, rowing and fishing are the main recreation summer activities. Cross country and downhill skiing are the main winter activities. There are several schools, two of them with French Emergent Program. Side visit for appropriate candidates will be covered.

La Verendrye General Hospital
"Updated as of October 4, 2022"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: La Verendrye General Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural - Fort Frances
Candidate Application Deadline: March 31, 2023
Start Time: As soon as possible
Duration: Permanent Position
Areas of Interest: C sections, GI endoscopy, gallbladder, hernia, breast, skin, soft tissue
Remuneration:  APP
On Call: 1 in 2
Existing Staff: 2 GPA's in community, 1 General Surgeon
Contact Information: Todd Hamilton, Physician Recruiter
Mailing Address: 400 Scott Street, Fort Frances, ON, P9A 1H2 Canada Canada
Email: lp@jam21.net
Phone: (807) 275-9794
Original Ad:
Website: https://www.riversidehealthcare.ca/
Other: Join a group of ten rural General Surgeons within the Northwestern Ontario Regional Surgical Network (RSN). The RSN serves NW Ontario with General Surgeons based in Dryden, Kenora, Sioux Lookout and Fort Frances. This vacancy posting is for Fort Frances, where we currently have 1 General Surgeon. Fort Frances services approximately 18,000 residents. More information can be found on HFO Jobs and JobConnect.Health.
Contact Todd Hamilton, Physician Recruiter, Ph. 807 275 9794, Email: t.hamilton@rhcf.on.ca

 

Brockville General Hospital
"Updated Fall, 2022"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Brockville General Hospital
Region: Eastern Ontario - community
Application Deadline: ongoing locum coverage
Start Time: Flexible
Duration: on going  (weekends and week-long on call coverage)
Areas of Interest:
Remuneration: FFS plus HOCC
On Call: week long and weekends (Fri-Mon)
Existing Staff: 5 Anesthetists, 4 General Surgeons, 3 OB/GYN, 2 Ophthalmology, 2 Ortho, 2 Urologists
Contact Information: Carlene MacDonald, Physician Recruiter
Mailing Address: Brockville General Hospital, 75 Charles St., Brockville, ON K6V 1S8
Email: bghphysicianrecruitment@brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Phone: 613-285-5057
Fax:
Website: https://www.brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Other: Brockville General Hospital is a 160 bed community hospital serving a catchment area of 125,000. The city of Brockville is located 1 hour E of Kingston and 1 hour South of Ottawa.

Toronto Outpatients Medical Clinic
"Updated Fall, 2022"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Positions Available:  Part Time/Casual and Full Time
Hospital: Toronto Outpatients Medical Clinic
Region: Southern Ontario (Mississauga) - Urban
Application Deadline: ongoing
Start Time: IMMEDIATELY
Areas of Interest: General Surgery
Remuneration:  To Be Discussed - Competitive
Existing Staff: More than 70 doctors (Family Physicians, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine)
On Call: None
Contact Information: Angela Sammut
Phone: 647-606-4399
Fax:
Email: info@torontooutpatients.com
Website: www.torontooutpatients.com
Other: The clinic hours are 8am-11pm, 7 days a week including holidays. The clinic is set up as an outpatient multi-specialty facility with different clinics running concomitantly. Patients present to the clinic on a walk-in and urgent care basis with an average number of 450 patients per day.

Ross Memorial Hospital
"Updated Fall, 2022"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Ross Memorial Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Lindsay
Application Deadline: ongoing
Start Time:
Duration: ongoing (Ross Memorial Hospital implements a rotating roster of locums to fulfill a 1:4 call schedule. The need for locum coverage will be ongoing indefinitely.)
Areas of Interest: General Surgery (O.R. is equipped for advanced laparoscopic surgery)
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service, locum stipend, mileage (.40c/Km), accommodations and $50/day for meals.
On Call: 1 in 4
Existing Staff: 3 general surgeons, 4 anaesthetists, 2 ophthalmologists, 3 ortho, 2 ob/gyn
Contact Information: Connie Ellery, Exec Assistant to Chief of Staff
Mailing Address: Ross Memorial Hospital, 10 Angeline St. N., Lindsay, ON K9V 3M8
Email: cellery@rmh.org
Phone: 705-328-6111 (ext.4270)
Fax: 705-328-6178
Website: http://rmh.org
Other: Certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, you will provide locum on-call coverage. We are in the process of upgrading our CT and added a new MRI to the list of resources available to support the surgical department. The ROSS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL is a 175-bed community hospital serving a population of over 80,000 residents in the City of Kawartha Lakes. Located in the beautiful Kawarthas and only 128 km from Toronto, the area boasts an abundance of excellent educational and recreational facilities as well as a wide range of family and cultural amenities.

 

NOTE: The O.A.G.S. does not offer a job placement program. However, we will provide an on-line venue on which ads can be placed. This will be offered to both those individuals who are seeking and/or institutions and communities that are offering a general surgical position within the province of Ontario.

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DISCLAIMER:
The OAGS website complies with provisions of the Ontario Human Rights Code 1990 in its editorial and advertising policies, and assumes no responsibility or endorses any claims or representation offered or expressed by advertisers. The OAGS urges readers to investigate thoroughly any opportunities advertised. All candidates should be eligible for licensure in Ontario and have obtained or be eligible to obtain specialty qualifications by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Prospective staff/locum surgeons' credentials should be confirmed by contacting the Royal College info@royalcollege.ca / 1-800-668-3740. The website of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario offers some information as well: http://www.cpso.on.ca.

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