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Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre  (2 of 2)
"NEW as of February 21, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available:  Full Time
Hospital: Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
Region: Central Ontario - Community/academic - Simcoe County
Application Deadline:  June 30, 2024
Actual Start Time: July 15, 2024
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest: general surgery
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service
On Call:  1 in 10
Existing Staff: 11 general surgeons, 25 anaesthesiologiests 
Contact Information: Corinne Maxwell, Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Mailing Address:201 Georgian Dr., Barrie, ON L4N 6M2
Email: maxwell@rvh.on.ca
Phone: (705) 229-6717
Original Ad: download
Website: http://www.rvh.on.ca
Other: All applications should provide a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and contact information for three references. Please send your CV, letter of interest & contact information for 3 references to: Corinne Maxwell Physician Recruitment Coordinator maxwellc@rvh.on.ca

The division of general surgery at Royal Victoria Hospital is seeking a full-time general surgeon to join our diverse group. Our current group consists of eleven General Surgeons (8 full time equivalents) who work in a vibrant and collegial hospital setting with an attached regional cancer centre and closed ICU. The successful candidate must be a RCPSC certified General Surgeon, licensed to practice in Ontario. Operating Room, Endoscopy and Minor Procedures time is shared equally amongst the group. Opportunities for teaching, and a faculty position with the University of Toronto are available to the successful candidate.

RVH is a 462-bed hospital. It includes the Simcoe-Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre and offers access to surgical services, interventional radiology, critical care, interventional cardiology, mental health, rehabilitation services and women’s and children’s programs. We are also a designated Gynecologic Oncology Centre. If you are committed to patient safety, high standards of care and maintaining a collegial work environment, come join our growing team.

Scarborough Health Network
"NEW as of February 19, 2024"

Wanted: Acute Care General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Scarborough Health Network
Region: Central Ontario - urban - GTA
Application Deadline: June 1, 2024
Position Start Time: July 1, 2024
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest: acute care surgery
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service and HOCC payments
On Call:
Existing Staff: 3-site hospital with full compliment of anesthesia and surgical disciplines
Contact Information: MD Careers
Mailing Address: Scarborough Health Network, 2867 Ellesmere Road Scarborough, ON M1E 4B9 Canada
Email: mdcareers@shn.ca
Phone:
Fax:
Website: http://www.shn.ca
Other: The successful candidate will be working with a strong, supportive and collegial group of colleagues in a three-site community hospital organization committed to providing high quality clinical services. ACS surgeons will be rotating through all 3 SHN sites and will be responsible for providing surgical care of Emergency patients as well as inpatients from other hospital departments as required. Dedicated OR and clinic time will be provided on a weekly basis to the ACS service. Candidates must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be willing to work within interdisciplinary teams. Experience in Quality Improvement is also an asset. Multiple positions are available.

 

Hamilton General Hospital, HHS
"NEW as of February 15, 2024"

Wanted: Trauma/General Surgeon
Position Available: Term (Locum) Trauma/General Surgeon
Hospital: Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton Health Sciences
Region: Southern Ontario - Urban/Academic, Hamilton, ON
Application Deadline: March 22, 2024
Start Time:
Duration: 1 Year Term Locum
Areas of Interest: Experience and Training in General Surgery and in Trauma and Acute Care General Surgery, teaching
Remuneration: 
On Call:
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Attn. Dr. Stephen Kelly, HHS Surgeon In Chief
Mailing Address:
Email: kellyst@mcmaster.ca ; spencerh@hhsc.ca
Phone:
Fax:
Website: https://www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca
Other: Hamilton Health Sciences is seeking an academic Trauma and Acute Care General Surgery locum surgeon starting July 1, 2024, initially for a one year period. The surgeon will be based at the Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario which serves as the Regional Lead (Level 1) Trauma Hospital for a catchment area of more than 2.5 million residents and is the Regional referral hospital for Neurosurgery and Stroke, Orthopedic Trauma, Cardiac Surgery, Extra-Corporeal Life Support, Vascular Surgery and Burns. The successful candidate is expected to demonstrate experience and training in General Surgery and in the management of Trauma and Acute Care General Surgery patients appropriate for an academic tertiary care level referral centre. They will be expected to participate in clinical care on the Trauma Service, Acute Care Surgery Service, and as a Trauma Team Leader. They will be expected to have good interpersonal and collaborative skills with initiative to further advance the clinical productivity of the regional Trauma Program, including local and regional educational and quality initiatives. Applicants must be certified (or eligible for certification) by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in General Surgery and have completed fellowship training in Trauma Surgery, with preference given to accredited fellowships. The candidate must be eligible for licensure in the Province of Ontario. Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) fosters a culture of patient and staff/physician safety, whereby everyone is guided by our Mission, Vision, Values and Values Based Code of Conduct, including aligning with the journey of the 2023-28 Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Plan. HHS is a teaching hospital and all staff and physicians are expected to support students and other learners. As a condition of employment, you are required to submit proof of full COVID-19 vaccination to Employee Health Services.

Applications will be accepted until March 22, 2024. Please include a cover letter with a curriculum vitae and submit to Dr. Stephen Kelly, HHS Surgeon In Chief. (email kellyst@mcmaster.ca and spencerh@hhsc.ca)

 

Windsor Regional Hospital
"NEW as of February 13, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Windsor Regional Hospital
Region: Southwestern Ontario, Community, Urban- Windsor
Application Deadline: 
Position Start Time: April 1, 2024
Duration: Permanent
Surgical Areas of Interest: General Surgery, breast surgery, laparoscopic PD catheter preferably
Remuneration: OHIP fee-for-service and on-call stipend
On Call: 1 in 7
Existing Staff: current team of 6 general surgeons
Contact Information: Medical Affairs, Windsor Regional Hospital
Mailing Address: c/o Medical Affairs, Windsor Regional Hsopital, 1030 Ouellette Ave., Windsor, ON  N9A1E1
Email: careers@wrh.on.ca
Phone: 519-254-5577
Fax:
Website: https://www.wrh.on.ca/
Other: The Division of General Surgery at Windsor Regional Hospital is inviting applications for a full-time General Surgeon to join its team at the Ouellette Campus, currently a team of 6 general surgeons . The call schedule and availability of elective OR, and Endoscopy, time will be discussed with the successful candidate. On call expectation is to be 1 in 7. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the Trauma Team On-Call service, and Inpatient Trauma Service. The Inpatient Trauma Service is complimented by a dedicated NP, who also assists with rounding. Expertise in breast surgery and laparoscopic PD catheter insertion preferable. WRH also has an affiliation with the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry. Position available ASAP.

 

Mackenzie Health
"NEW as of February 7, 2024"
 

Wanted: Acute Care Surgeon
Position Available: ACS Surgeon Full Time  (1 FTE)
Hospital: Mackenzie Health
Region: Central Ontario - Urban - Richmond Hill
Application Deadline: March 1, 2024
Position Start Time: July 1, 2024
Duration:  Permanent
Areas of Interest: acute care surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee For Service, HOCC (hospital on call coverage)
On Call: 1 in 6
Existing Staff: 12 general surgeons
Contact Information:  Sophie Stratos, Medical Affairs
Mailing Address: 10 Trench Street, Richmond Hill, ON Canada
Email: sophie.stratos@mackenziehealth.ca
Phone:905-883-1212 ext. 7452
Website: http://www.mackenziehealth.ca
Original Ad:
Other: Mackenzie Health Division of General Surgery is looking to recruit an acute care surgeon to join our current group of 12 general surgeons. The successful candidate will work at both the Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital and Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital.

Mackenzie Health supports York Region, a population of more than half a million people. Each hospital has its own ACS service and call schedule, with a different surgeon on-call at each site. This is why call is 1 in 6 even though there will be 12 surgeons. Both of our ACS services are managed and led by a Nurse Practitioner.

The acute care general surgeon will be expected to take ACS weeks at both Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital and Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital. Both sites have protected daytime ACS OR time (Monday-Wednesday-Friday at Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital and Tuesday-Thursday at Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital). There is also dedicated ACS endoscopy time daily at Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital. The acute care surgery clinic is run through Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital complete with administrative and nursing support. The acute care surgeon is expected to take on 1-2 weeks of ACS weeks/month.

Mackenzie Health is not affiliated with any university but regularly teaches senior general surgery residents. Therefore, teaching expectations are required in this position.

All candidates must have a medical degree approved by the CPSO, an independent CPSO license, certification in the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in General Surgery and CMPA or equivalent in good standing. Fellowship training is preferred but not required.

Bluewater Health
"NEW as of February 2, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Bluewater Health
Region: Southwestern Ontario - Community- Sarnia
Application Deadline: July 1, 2024
Position Start Time:  August 1, 2024
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest: breast surgery, abdominal wall reconstruction
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service, HOCC Call stipend
On Call: 1 in 5
Existing Staff: general surgery, anesthesia, urology, plastic surgery, OBGYN, Orthopedics
Contact Information: Dr. Mike Haddad, MD, MSc, FRCSC, CCPE Chief of Staff, Bluewater Health
Mailing Address: Bluewater Health, 89 Norman St, Sarnia, ON N7T 6S3
Email: medical_affairs@bluewaterhealth.ca
Phone: 519-464-4400
Online Ad: Download Ad ; Download Video
Website: www.bluewaterhealth.ca
Other: Full range of community General Surgery; Active AC service in both Sarnia and Petrolia; 8 operating rooms, 4 laparoscopic suites, and 3 endoscopy suites; Reasonable on-call schedule, with flexible vacation time; Remuneration is fee for service, plus on-call stipend; An equitable share of resources.

    Required:
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC) in General Surgery or American Board Certification in General Surgery. Experience training in breast surgery and abdominal wall recon.
  • Be eligible for independent license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO)
  • Canadian Permanent Residency or a Canadian citizen
  • Strong interpersonal & collaborative skills and be dedicated to service excellence

Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre  (1of 2)
"NEW as of January 23, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon - Colorectal Surgery or Surgical Oncology
Position Available:  Full Time
Hospital: Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
Region: Central Ontario - Community/academic - Simcoe County
Application Deadline:  June 1, 2024
Actual Start Time: Summer, 2024
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest: general surgery, additional training in colorectal surgery, or surgical oncology with a focus on rectal cancer would be an asset
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service
On Call:  1 in 10
Existing Staff:11 general surgeons 
Contact Information: Corinne Maxwell, Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Mailing Address:201 Georgian Dr., Barrie, ON L4N 6M2
Email: maxwell@rvh.on.ca
Phone: (705) 229-6717
Original Ad: download
Website: http://www.rvh.on.ca
Other: All applications should provide a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and contact information for three references. Please send your CV, letter of interest & contact information for 3 references to: Corinne Maxwell Physician Recruitment Coordinator maxwellc@rvh.on.ca

The division of general surgery at Royal Victoria Hospital is seeking a full-time general surgeon to join our diverse group. Our current group consists of eleven General Surgeons (8 full time equivalents) who work in a vibrant and collegial hospital setting with an attached regional cancer centre and closed ICU. The successful candidate must be a RCPSC certified General Surgeon, licensed to practice in Ontario. Operating Room, Endoscopy and Minor Procedures time is shared equally amongst the group. Opportunities for teaching, and a faculty position with the University of Toronto are available to the successful candidate. RVH is a 462-bed hospital. It includes the Simcoe-Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre and offers access to surgical services, interventional radiology, critical care, interventional cardiology, mental health, rehabilitation services and women’s and children’s programs. We are also a designated Gynecologic Oncology Centre. If you are committed to patient safety, high standards of care and maintaining a collegial work environment, come join our growing team.

Niagara Health
"NEW as of January 11, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available:   Locum
Hospital: Niagara Health
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Niagara Falls/Welland
Application Deadline:
Actual Start Time: January 15, 2024
Duration: 3 months
Areas of Interest: full mix of general surgery including laparoscopy
Remuneration:
On Call:  1 in 4
Existing Staff: fully trained nursing and clinic staff. Anesthesiologists, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic Surgeons, General Internists, Hospitalists, Otolaryngologist, Urologists, Radiologists, Closed ICU 
Contact Information: Medical Affairs Office, Niagara Health on behalf of Dr. Satish Chawla Interim Chief of Staff, VP Medical Affairs Niagara Health; Dr. Helen Caetano Interim Chief of Surgery Niagara Health
Mailing Address:1200 Fourth Ave St.Catharines, ON L2S 0A9
Email: Medicalaffairs@niagarahealth.on.ca
Phone: 905-378-4647 ext. 44224
Original Ad: download
Website: https://www.niagarahealth.on.ca/site/home
Other: The Department of Surgery at the Niagara Health (NH) seeks a highly skilled and motivated physician with a track record for providing compassionate and efficient care to join the Division of General Surgery for locum tenens coverage. Niagara Health is a regional healthcare provider with multiple sites and a growing network of community-based and virtual services.
Locum coverage for 2-3 month locum. Practice will include consults, rounding, daytime OR and emergency endoscopy opportunities. Daytime and night OR’s on ACS call nights
Independent license or eligible for independent license with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO); FRCS(C)

Temiskaming Hospital
"NEW as of January 5, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon - Head - Division of General Surgery
Position Available: Full Time  or  Locum
Hospital: Temiskaming Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural - New Liskeard
Application Deadline: April 30, 2024
Actual Start Time: 
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest: General Surgery (C-section an asset but not required)
Remuneration: Full Time (FFS or APP);  Locum (NSLP funded)
On Call:
Existing Staff: 3 anesthetists, only general surgeon at the hospital at a time currently
Contact Information: Temiskaming Physician Recruitment c/o Amber Sayer,
Mailing Address:421 Shepherdson Rd, New Liskeard, ON  P0J 1P0
Email: physician.recruitment@temiskaming-hospital.com
Phone: (705) 647-1088
Original Ad: download
Website: https://temiskaming-hospital.com/tem/
Other: Surgeon Needed in Beautiful Temiskaming Shores. Temiskaming Hospital is looking for a permanent surgeon and an on-call surgeon (until a permanent surgeon can be found) The Temiskaming Hospital is a 56 Bed facility located on the shores of Lake Temiskaming, about 1.5 hours north of North Bay. It’s a paradise for the outdoor enthusiast with skiing, skating, tubing, hiking, ice fishing, and snowmobiling in the winter and swimming, boating, hiking, camping, ATVing, and relaxing by the water in the summer. Though the City is remote, it still offers everything you need including some big box stores, shopping, health and dental care, great schools, recreational activities, and so much more. Please contact us for more information.

The Ottawa Hospital / University of Ottawa
"NEW as of December 21, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon - Head - Division of General Surgery
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: The Ottawa Hospital / University of Ottawa
Region: Eastern Ontario - Academic/Urban - Ottawa
Application Deadline: February 2, 2024
Actual Start Time: May, 2024
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest: all areas of academic subspecialty interest will be considered
Remuneration: OHIP Fee for Service, plus additional support (AFP)
On Call: 1 in 10
Existing Staff: Group of 26 full time academic surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Sudhir Sundaresan
Mailing Address: Chair, Department of Surgery, University of Ottawa 501 Smyth Road, Box 175 Ottawa, ON K1H 8L6
Email: ssundaresan@toh.ca
Phone:
Original Ad: download
Website: https://www.uottawa.ca/faculty-medicine/surgery
Other: In seeking a new Head for the Division of General Surgery, applicants will be expected to present a vision for the Division that will build on a commitment to academic and clinical success. Leadership experience, clinical expertise, and academic qualifications will be sought.
Requirements: The candidate must be certified or be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or an equivalent regulatory body. • The candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. • The candidate must have or be eligible for coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA). • The successful candidate must have demonstrated outstanding knowledge, skills and ethical standing as evidence by strong letters of reference from their Division/Department Head • Proficiency in English is essential, and French is an asset given the bilingual nature of the affiliated university position. • A university rank of Associate or Full Professor

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Please submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and three reference letters to the following contact. Application deadline is February 2, 2024.

Renfrew Victoria Hospital 
"NEW as of December 20, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Renfrew Victoria Hospital
Region: Eastern Ontario - Community - Renfrew
Application Deadline: February 29, 2024
Actual Start Time: March 1, 2024
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest: broad community surgery
Remuneration: OHIP FFS, HOCC call stipend
On Call: 1 in 2.5
Existing Staff: 1.5 General Surgeons
Contact Information:Janelle Rekman
Mailing Address:499 Raglan St N, Renfrew, ON, Renfrew Victoria Hospital Surgical Services Renfrew
Email: jrekman@toh.ca
Phone:(613) 432-7201
Original Ad:
Website: http://renfrewhosp.com/surgical
Other: Renfrew Victoria Hospital is committed to progressive leadership in the delivery of rural health care. Renfrew is one hour west of Ottawa. This position offers ambulatory, inpatient and emergency surgery, outpatient clinic, and endoscopy time. The successful applicant will be a part of the Division of General Surgery at TOH as a Community Surgeon and have the opportunity to participate in Acute Care Surgery at the General Hospital. The ability to work well in a team environment is essential. Opportunities for resident education and research are available. Must have RCPSC and be eligible for licensure with the CPSO. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis and suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.

St. Joseph's Health Centre - Unity Health Toronto 
"NEW as of December 20, 2023"

Wanted: Acute Care Staff Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: St. Joseph's Health Centre -Unity Health
Region: Central Ontario - Urban/Academic - Toronto
Application Deadline: January 15, 2024
Actual Start Time:  July 1, 2024
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest: 
Remuneration: OHIP FFS
On Call: 1 in 6
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Susan Chang
Mailing Address:St. Joseph's Health Centre, Unity Health
Email: Susan.Chang@unityhealth.to
Phone:416-530-6000
Original Ad:
Website: https://www.unityhealth.to
Other: St. Joseph’s Health Centre is affiliated with UofT and is part of Unity Health Toronto (along with St. Michael’s Hospital and Providence). The preferred candidate will be a general surgeon with a specialized interest in Acute Care Surgery who will join two current Acute Care Surgeons. Preference will be given to candidates with a fellowship in academic ACS. Must hold a Fellowship in General Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada (or equivalent) and hold, or be eligible for an independent practice license from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Will be required to apply for academic appointment in the Department of Surgery, Temerty Faculty of Medicine at UofT. Email: Susan.Chang@unityhealth.to

Brockville General Hospital  -  1 of 3
"NEW as of December, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Part Time
Hospital: Brockville General Hospital
Region: Eastern Ontario - community  - Brockville
Application Deadline:
Start Time:
Duration:  on-going
Areas of Interest:  Breast, bowel, hernia, MIS
Remuneration: FFS
On Call: 1 in 4
Existing Staff: 6 Anesthetists, 4 General Surgeons,
Contact Information: Carlene MacDonald, Physician Recruiter
Mailing Address: Brockville General Hospital, 75 Charles St., Brockville, ON K6V 1S8
Email: CMacDonald@brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Phone: 613-285-5057
Original Ad:
Website: https://www.brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Other:

Brockville General Hospital    2 of 3
"NEW as of December 20, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Brockville General Hospital
Region: Eastern Ontario - community  - Brockville
Application Deadline:
Start Time:
Duration:  on-going
Areas of Interest:  Breast, bowel, hernia, gallbladder
Remuneration: FFS
On Call: ongoing locum
Existing Staff: 6 Anesthetists, 4 General Surgeons,
Contact Information: Carlene MacDonald, Physician Recruiter
Mailing Address: Brockville General Hospital, 75 Charles St., Brockville, ON K6V 1S8
Email: CMacDonald@brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Phone: 613-285-5057
Original Ad:
Website: https://www.brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Other:

Shouldice Hernia Hospital
"NEW as of December 8, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time / Part Time
Hospital: Shouldice Hernia Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - Thornhill, Community
Application Deadline:
Start Time:
Duration:
Areas of Interest:
Remuneration:
On Call: 1in 10
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Robb Callaghan, The Medfall Group
Mailing Address: 500-55 King Street, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 3H5 Canada
Email: rcallaghan@medfall.com
Phone: (289) 238-9079
Website: http://www.shouldice.com
Original Ad: https://www.medfall.com/opportunities/
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 for weekday or weekend OR time. The successful candidate will be FRCSC and CPSO certified or eligible. Shouldice provides a highly competitive salary, health benefits, paid vacation, paid CMPA fees, and paid 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

Joseph Brant Hospital
"NEW as of December 8, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Joseph Brant Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Burlington
Application Deadline:  December 31, 2023
Position Start Time: January 1, 2024
Duration: 9 months (Jan-September, 2024)
Areas of Interest:  acute care surgery.
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service  
On Call:  1 in 8
Existing Staff: 8 general surgeons
Contact Information: Medical Affairs
Mailing Address: JBH, 1245 Lakeshore Rd. Burlington, ON L7S 0A2 Canada
Email: medicalaffairs@josephbranthospital.ca
Phone:
Website: https://www.josephbranthospital.ca/en/index.asp
Original Ad: https://www.josephbranthospital.ca/en/about-us/physicians.asp
Other:
Joseph Brant Hospital has an immediate need a locum from January–September 2024. There is an opportunity to extend the position if a continued need is identified. The position will participate within the existing on-call Acute Care Surgery model. Elective time will be made available to meet the needs of the position and specific details to be discussed with the selected candidate. Competence/interest in acute care surgery is required. As a community teaching campus of McMaster University, candidates will be expected to participate in a teaching commitment. Registration with the CPSO and fellowship with the RCPSC are required. Applications (CV and a letter of interest) will be accepted until the position is filled.

Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre
"NEW as of December 5, 2023"

Wanted: 1 General Surgeon
Positions Available: Full Time  (and part time, locum also)
Hospital: Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre
Region: Northwestern Ontario, Rural/Remote - Sioux Lookout
Application Deadline: 
Position Start Time: January 1, 2024
Duration: permanent
Surgical Areas of Interest:  broad spectrum general surgery, endoscopy, laparoscopy, breast
Remuneration: APP + HOCC, Northern relocation grants
On Call: 1 in 3
Existing Staff: 3 full time anesthetists + locums, 2 full-time general surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Eric Touzin
Mailing Address:  1 Meno Ya Win Way, Sioux Lookout, Ontario P8T 1B4
Email: etouzin@slmhc.on.ca
Phone: (807) 737-3030
Website: https://slmhc.on.ca
Original Ad: https://www.medfall.com/opportunities/
Other: New vacancy to 3 surgeon group, on regional APP. Very broad practice in rural/remote community serving the Northwest, catchment 30,000+ Fully hospital-based and shared practice. Modern hospital with 2 fully M.I.S. equipped suites + endoscopy suite. Mammo/US/CT/ERCP available locally.

 

Erie Shores HealthCare
"NEW as of December 5, 2023"

Wanted: 2 General Surgeons
Position Available: Full Time and Part Time posiitons
Hospital: Erie Shores Healthcare
Region: Southwestern Ontario, Community - Leamington
Application Deadline:  March 31, 2024
Position Start Time:  March 31, 2024
Duration: permanent
Surgical Areas of Interest:
On Call: 1 in 3
Existing Staff:
Contact Information: Robb Callaghan, The Medfall Group
Mailing Address:  500-55 King Street, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 3H5
Email: rcallaghan@medfall.com
Phone:
Website: http://www.erieshoreshealthcare.ca
Original Ad: https://www.medfall.com/opportunities/
Other: Our client, Erie Shores Healthcare, is a world class, 70-bed community hospital located in southwest Ontario. ESHC is seeking 2 General Surgeons to join their team. The successful candidates will be FRCSC or equivalent and CPSO certified or eligible.
Full time: 1 OR list plus 1 Endoscopy list per week plus 1 outpatient procedure list per month; $50K signing bonus; $50,000 interest free loan; $1,000 CME per year
Part time: 1 weekend per month, Fee for Service OHIP billings plus $1,500 stipend per day; $25K signing bonus; $1,000 CME per year
Please forward a CV to: Robb Callaghan, E-mail: rcallaghan@medfall.com

 

Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital
"NEW as of November 19, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario, Community - Orillia
Application Deadline:  February 2, 2024
Position Start Time:  March 1, 2024
Duration: locum - up to 4 wks  (possible long term options forthcoming...)
Surgical Areas of Interest: general surgery, endoscopy, +/- ERCP
Remuneration: OHIP fee-for-service
On Call: 1 in 4
Existing Staff: 3 other surgeons
Contact Information:  Nick Bauman
Mailing Address:  41 Frederick St., Orillia, ON L3V 5W6
Email: drnickbauman@gmail.com
Phone: (705) 345-6365
Website: http://www.osmh.on.ca/
Other: General Surgery Locum for March 2024. Up to 4 weeks. Includes endoscopy time, and possibly elective OR time if desired. If applicable, weekly ERCP time also available. Includes at least 1 ACS week of on-call. (More if preferred by applicant.)

 

Listowel Wingham Hospital Alliance
"NEW as of October 19, 2023"

Wanted:  2 General Surgeons
Positions Available: 2 Full Time (1FTE x2)
Hospital: Listowel Wingham Hospital Alliance
Region: Central Ontario - Community/rural - Listowel
Application Deadline: February, 2024
Start Time: February 1, 2024
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest: C-section or willingness to acquire, colonoscopy, gastroscopy, endoscopy, minor excision, carpal tunnel, appendectomy, hernia repair, cholecystectomy, breast lumpectomy and bowel resection. Opportunity to discuss scope of practice.
On Call: 60%
Existing Staff: Physiotherapy, Rec Therapy, OT, Lab, Radiology, CT, PACS, OTN video, CritiCall, EMR with remote access
Remuneration:  Fee for Service, plus HOCC to provide 60% coverage
Contact Information: Jan McKague
Mailing Address: Listowel Wingham Hospital Alliance, 270 Carling Terrace Wingham, ON N0G 2W0 Canada
Email: jan.mckague@lwha.ca 
Phone: (519) 357-3210
Website: http://lwha.ca
Original Job Ad:
Other: Wanted:
•2 General Surgeons shared between Listowel and Wingham
•Opportunities for regional collaboration with neighbouring hospitals and surgical programs
•Incumbent performed approx 1000 surgeries/procedures yearly
•2 OR suites in Listowel. 1 suite in Wingham newly renovated day surgery
•Anesthesia services provided by 2 GPA's in each site (4 total)
•Supporting services: Physiotherapy, Rec Therapy, OT, Lab, Radiology, CT, PACS, OTN video, CritiCall, EMR with remote access
•Tertiary Centers London 1.5hr. Secondary within 45 min of Listowel and 1 hr of Wingham in Stratford, Owen Sound, and Kitchener
•Centrally located between Kitchener Waterloo and the shores of Lake Huron. Use your skills in a rural setting alongside committed collegial medical groups.

 

Cambridge Memorial Hospital
"NEW as of October 19, 2023"

Wanted:  General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time (1FTE)
Hospital: Cambridge Memorial Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - Community - Cambridge
Application Deadline: December 31, 2023
Start Time: 
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest:
On Call: 1 in 7
Existing Staff: 
Remuneration: 
Contact Information: Dr. Lawrence Green, Chief of Surgery  c/o Nina Grealy
Mailing Address: 700 Coronation Blvd Cambridge, Ontario N1R 3G2 Canada
Email: ngrealy@cmh.org  
Phone: (519) 621-2333
Website: http://www.cmh.org
Original Job Ad:
Other: Interested candidates are asked to submit a letter of interest and up-to-date curriculum vitae to Dr. Lawrence Green, Chief of Surgery.

Cambridge Memorial Hospital (CMH) is seeking a full-time General Surgeon to join a group of six. The successful candidate must be a RCPSC certified General Surgeon, licensed to practice in Ontario, and should be interested in a varied community practice. Fellowship training or special interest in Minimally Invasive Surgery, Breast Surgery or Abdominal Wall Reconstruction would be an asset. Operating Room, Endoscopy and Minor Procedures time is shared equally amongst the group. Each surgeon provides 1 in 7 on-call coverage in an Acute Care Surgery model. CMH is a busy 190-bed community hospital, with a tight-knit and collegial medical staff.

 

Quinte Health - Belleville General Hospital
"NEW as of October 19, 2023"

Wanted:  General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time (1FTE)
Hospital: Quinte Health - Belleville General Hospital
Region: Eastern Ontario - Community - Belleville
Application Deadline: January 8, 2024
Start Time: 
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest: Laparoscopic and oncology skills an asset, including minimal invasive mgmt of colorectal cancer.
On Call: 1 in 6
Existing Staff: 6 general surgergeons, gynecology, otolaryngology, orthopedics, ophthalmology, dental and urology
Remuneration:  OHIP fee for service
Contact Information: Martha Farrell 
Mailing Address: 265 Dundas St. E. Belleville, Ontario K8P 0A5 Canada
Email: mfarrell@qhc.on.ca  
Phone: (613) 885-6277
Website: https://quintehealth.ca/
Original Job Ad: download
Other: Quinte Health is seeking a General Surgeon to join our team of 6 General Surgeons, to provide care to the Quinte regions’ population of up to 200,000 people. We will have OR, endoscopy, and minor procedure clinic time available for the Surgeon that is recruited.

The operating room at Quinte Health’s Belleville General Hospital is equipped for the full range of general surgery procedures, including laparoscopic and open approaches to disease of the digestive system and hernia repair, as well as breast cancer surgery.

Eligible applicants will hold Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification in General Surgery and are eligible for full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO).

 

UofT/Unity Health Toronto / St. Joseph's Health Centre (Fellowship)
"NEW as of October 19, 2023"

Wanted:  General Surgeon Fellow
Position Available: MIS Fellowship
Hospital: University of Toronto / Unity Health Toronto / St. Joseph's Health Centre
Region: Central Ontario - Urban/Academic - Toronto
Application Deadline:  December 31, 2023
Start Time: August 1, 2024
Duration: 1 Year
Areas of Interest: Minimally Invasive Surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP fee for service
On Call:
Existing Staff:  The fellow will be supervised by 4 staff surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. David Lindsay
Mailing Address:University of Toronto / Unity Health Toronto / St. Joseph's Health Centre
Email: David.Lindsay@unityhealth.to  
Phone:
Website: https://www.unityhealth.to
Other: This is a structured one year University of Toronto MIS Fellowship at Unity Health Toronto - St. Joseph’s Health Centre. The fellow will train in advanced MIS operations with a focus on bariatrics but also upper GI, hernias, colorectal and other general surgery cases. There is a high volume of clinical material and this is a great opportunity to hone operative skills and help in the transition to practice. There will be an opportunity to participate in a research project if the candidate wishes. There are educational opportunities to assist in the training of medical students and residents. The fellow will participate in call under the supervision of the MIS staff. Remuneration is through OHIP and as such, only Canadian candidates are eligible.

 

Michael Garron Hospital, TEHN 
"NEW as of September 27, 2023"

Wanted:  General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time (1FTE)
Hospital: Michael Garron Hospital, Toronto East Health Network
Region: Central Ontario - Urban/Academic - Toronto
Application Deadline: October 27, 2023
Start Time: January 1, 2024
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest: Acute Care Surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP fee for service
On Call: 1 in x (Equal rotation within general surgery division)
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Dr. Rajiv K. Singal, Chief of Surgey and Co-Program Medical Director Surgery Program 
Mailing Address: Michael Garron Hospital 840 Coxwell Avenue, Suite 218,, Toronto , Ontario M4C 3E7 Canada
Email: Rajiv.Singal@tehn.ca  
Phone: 416.469.3314
Website: https://www.tehn.ca
Other: The Division of General Surgery at Michael Garron Hospital is searching for an Acute Care General Surgeon.
Candidates must be eligible for licensure in Ontario. Preference will be given to candidates who have additional fellowship training preferably with expertise in advanced laparoscopic surgery, and acute care general surgery. Candidates must have an interest in teaching.
Select applicants will be invited for an interview. The position available is for January 1, 2024 or earlier.
Interested applicants should send a letter, curriculum vitae and two letters of recommendation to:
Dr. Rajiv K Singal, Chief of Surgery, Michael Garron Hospital
Email: Rajiv.Singal@tehn.ca

 

Brockville General Hospital  3 of 3
"Updated as of December, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time and Other
Hospital: Brockville General Hospital
Region: Eastern Ontario - community  - Brockville
Application Deadline: January 2, 204
Start Time: January 5, 2024
Duration:  1 Permanent Position & 1 Term Position (Jan1, 2024)
Areas of Interest:  endoscopy, MIS - bowel, gallbladder, hernia, breast
Remuneration: FFS
On Call:  1 in 5
Existing Staff: 5 Anesthetists, 4 General Surgeons, 3 OB/GYN, 4 Ortho, 2 Urologists
Contact Information: Carlene MacDonald, Physician Recruiter
Mailing Address: Brockville General Hospital, 75 Charles St., Brockville, ON K6V 1S8
Email: CMacDonald@brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Phone: 613-285-5057
Original Ad: download
Website: https://www.brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Other: Brockville General Hospital is a 160 bed community hospital serving a regional population of 125,000. The City of Brockville (22,000) is located 1 hour E of Kingston and 1 hour S of Ottawa, along the St. Lawrence river in the beautiful 1000 Islands region.

Headwaters Health Care Centre
"NEW as of September 19, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Part Time
Hospital: Headwaters Health Care Centre
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Orangeville
Application Deadline:  October 13, 2023
Position Start Time:  November 6, 2023
Duration: 1 Year ...with possibility of renewal
Areas of Interest: endoscopy, breast, general surgery
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service, HOCC (remuneration of on call)
On Call: 1 in 4
Existing Staff: 4 General Surgeons, 4 OBGYN, 2 Plastics, 1 Urology, 1 ENT, 1 Ortho, 1 Ophtho
Contact Information: Dr. Grace Wang
Mailing Address: 150 Rolling Hills Drive, Suite 100, Orangeville, Ontario L9W 4X8 Canada
Email: drgwang@hotmail.com
Phone: (519) 943.4819
Website: http://www.headwatershealth.ca
Other: Seeking a General Surgeon to practice share for 1 year with possibility of renewal. Applicants should have experience and proficiency in general surgery, breast surgery and endoscopy.

 

North York General Hospital
"NEW as of September 7, 2023"

Wanted: Colorectal Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: North York General Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - Urban/Academic - North York GTA
Application Deadline: October 10, 2023
Start Time of Position:  December 31, 2023
Duration: Job Share with transition to full time position
Areas of Interest: colorectal surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service
On Call:  yes
Existing Staff: 15 general surgeons including specialty training in breast, abdominal wall reconstruction, surgical oncology, colorectal surgery
Contact Information: Dr. Nancy Down, Head, Division of General Surgery
Mailing Address: #218, 1333 Sheppard Ave. East, Toronto, ON  M2J 1V1
Email:  nancy.down@nygh.on.ca
Phone: 416-491-0345
Fax:
Website:  https://www.nygh.on.ca/
Other: We will consider only surgeons with a fellowship in colorectal surgery. This is a job share with transition to FTE, sharing resources with our colorectal surgeon. Experience and training in advanced laparoscopic +/- robotic surgery is an asset. The successful candidate will be expected to have a colorectal practice, participate in general surgery call and Acute Care Surgery. The ideal candidate should be a team player, fostering a positive, collaborative environment, The successful candidate must be an excellent teacher demonstrating a commitment to the education of learners. We are a core site for general surgery residents. The successful candidate will have an appointment within the University of Toronto Department of Surgery. We encourage all qualified applicants to forward a cover letter, your CV, and the names and contact information of three references to: Dr. Nancy Down: nancy.down@nygh.on.ca

 

Halton Healthcare - Georgetown Hospital
"NEW as of September 7, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Halton Healthcare - Georgetown Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - community
Application Deadline:  October 30, 2023
Position Start Time:  September, 2023 
Duration:  weekday/weekend call
Remuneration:  OHIP fee-for-service and HOCC daily rate
On Call:  1 in 4
Contact:  Dr. Christopher Lu, General Surgeon, Georgetown Hospital
Mailing Address: 1 Princess Anne Dr, Georgetown, ON L7G 2B8
Email: physicianrecruitment@haltonhealthcare.com
Website: https://www.haltonhealthcare.on.ca//careers/physician-recruitment   (recruitment page)
Original Ad: Download
Other: Halton Healthcare is currently seeking a General Surgeon to cover call at the Georgetown Hospital on weekdays and weekends. Working in Georgetown is an ideal environment for individuals looking for diversity and unique challenges in an extremely collegial community hospital setting. An hour outside of downtown Toronto, Georgetown is easily accessible from the Brampton, Mississauga, Oakville, and Burlington areas. Position Details:
•Candidates must have certification in General Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and must be licensed in the Province of Ontario
•Fellowship training an asset
•Flexible scheduling
•Anticipated Start Date: September 2023

Hopital Notre-Dame Hospital
"NEW as of September 7, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available:  Full Time & Locum positions
Hospital: Hôpital Notre-Dame Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural/Community (Hearst)
Start Time: Ongoing
Application Deadline:
Duration: Permanent & Ongoing
Areas of Interest: C-sections, Endoscopy, Full range of Open and Laparoscopic general surgery, Breast cancer, rural/remote general surgery
Remuneration: APP for permanent surgeon, NSLP for locums
On Call: 1 in 2
Existing Staff: 1 anesthetist, rotation of locum surgeons
Contact Information: Melanie Goulet, Recruitment Coordinator
1405 Edward ST Box 8000 Hearst, ON P0L1N0 Canada

Email: recruitment@ndh.on.ca
Phone: (705) 372-2968
Website: www.ndh.on.ca; www.hearst.ca
Other: Seeking a full-time surgeon to join our team. Hearst is a remote community in Northern Ontario providing a full range of general surgical services for the community and surrounding communities. C-section abilities required, but we can arrange training at high-volume centre if necessary. Hospital staffing includes 1 GP-anaesthetist, 5 family doctors, and a dynamic and engaged nursing and administrative team. Opportunities for development of "niche" specialist general surgical practice in addition to providing bread and butter surgical services. CPSO independent practice license required as supervision not currently available.


Sensenbrenner Hospital - 2 of 2
"Updated as of July, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Sensenbrenner Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Remote - Kapuskasing
Application Deadline: 
Position Start Time: immediately
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest: C-sections, Endoscopy, Full range of Open and Laparoscopic general surgery, Breast cancer, rural/remote general surgery
Remuneration: Alternative Payment Plan (APP), Return of Service Agreement incentives available
On Call: 1 in 3
Existing Staff:  currently 2 General Surgeons, 1 GP/anesthetist (will have 2 starting in 2024)
Contact Information: Nicole Carrière Hachez, Recruitment Coordinator & Dr. Jessica Kwapis
Mailing Address: Sensenbrenner Hospital, 101 Progress Crescent, Kapuskasing, ON P5N 3H5
Email: nhachez@senhosp.ca; jkwapis@senhosp.ca
Phone: 705-337-6111
Website: http://www.senhosp.ca
Other: Seeking a full-time surgeon to join two other full-time surgeons at Sensenbrenner Hospital in Kapuskasing, Ontario. Kapuskasing is a remote community in Northern Ontario providing a full range of general surgical services for the community and surrounding communities. C-section abilities required, but we can arrange training at high-volume centre if necessary. Hospital staffing includes 1 GP-anaesthetist (2 starting summer 2024), 1 internist, 10+ family doctors, and a dynamic and engaged nursing and administrative team. Opportunities for development of "niche" specialist general surgical practice in addition to providing bread and butter surgical services. CPSO independent practice license required as supervision not currently available.

 

Peterborough Regional Health Centre
"Updated as of September, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Peterborough Reginal Health Centre
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Peterborough
Application Deadline:  Sept. 30, 2023
Position Start Time:  Fall 2023
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest: general surgeon with an interest in acute care surgery
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service 
On Call: 1 in 6
Existing Staff: 6 general surgeons
Contact Information: Julie Tataryn, Medical Affairs PRHC
Mailing Address: 1 Hospital Dr., Peterborough, Ontario K9J 7C6 Canada
Email: medicalrecruitment@prhc.on.ca
Phone:
Website: https://www.prhc.on.ca/
Original Ad: download
Other: Our team of six General Surgeons is looking for a new member to join them. We are looking for a broad based General Surgeon with an interest in acute care surgery to further develop and provide regional coverage of the surgery program within our region, serving a population of up to 300,000 people. All qualified candidates will be considered, but preference given to those with an interest in acute care surgery. On-call coverage required is one in six. The following surgical specialties are represented in Peterborough: General Surgery, Gynecology, Ear Nose and Throat, Vascular, Orthopedics, Plastics, Ophthalmology, Maxillary facial/Dental and Urology

Position Qualifications: • Currently registered with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario or willing to obtain registration • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada exam in General Surgery and current membership • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with physicians, nursing staff, patients, directors, managers, and the community as required • Committed to a multi-disciplinary team approach • Demonstrated analytical ability • Has demonstrated an ability to encourage a spirit of co-operation amongst members • Evidence of on-going continued medical education

 

Oakville North Endoscopy
"NEW as of June 12, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Part Time
Hospital/Clinic: Oakville North Endoscopy
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Oakville
Application Deadline:
Start Time:
Duration: ongoing
Areas of Interest: endoscopy
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service 
On Call:    nil
Existing Staff: anesthesia, nursing, clinical director
Contact Information: Dr. Saul Mandelbaum
Mailing Address: Oakville, ON
Email: saulharry@gmail.com
Phone: (416) 431-1242
Fax:
Website: http://www.onendoscopic.com
Other: Newly opened state of the art endoscopy clinic is looking for endoscopists. We can provide patients. You would also be welcome to bring your own. Using Olympus 1900 series endoscopes. Accuro for charting w templates created for your ease of use. Overhead is 50%. Clinic available to be open Saturdays.

 

Lakeridge Health Oshawa
"Updated as of September, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon (ACS)
Position Available: Full Time (1yr)
Hospital: Lakeridge Health - Oshawa site
Region: Central Ontario - community - Oshawa/GTA
Application Deadline: 
Position Start Time: 
Duration: 1Year Term position with potential to renew
Areas of Interest: Acute Care General Surgery
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service, with a HOCC on-call stipend
On Call: 1 in 8
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information:Dr. Pankaj Sengar, Division Chief, General Surgery
Mailing Address: Lakeridge Health, 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa, ON L1G 2B9
Email: mdcv@lh.ca
Phone: (905) 576-8711 x33720
Fax:
Website: http://www.lakeridgehealth.on.ca
Original Ad: https://www.lakeridgehealth.on.ca/en/aboutus/careers-physicianopportunities.asp
Other: This one-year term position offers an acute care general surgical opportunity in Oshawa within 45 minutes of downtown Toronto. This opportunity involves inpatient Acute Care Surgery (ACS) care, on-site ACS Clinic and dedicated ACS OR time. The candidate will be responsible for covering general surgery overnight and weekend call on a rotational basis (currently 1:8) with the option to accept additional shifts. This Term position has a minimum guarantee of 10 ASC weeks with the potential to request supplementary time if desired. Remuneration is based on the OHIP fee for service, with a HOCC on-call stipend. Applicants must have certification in General Surgery from the RCPSC and must be licensed with the CPSO. Email: mdcv@lh.ca.

 

North Bay Regional Health Centre
"Updated as of July, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: North Bay Regional Health Centre
Region: Northern Ontario - Community
Application Deadline:
Start Time:
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest: broad-based general surgery, endoscopy, ACU, teaching/research
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service, APP, HOCC 
On Call: 1 in 6
Existing Staff: 5 general surgeons
Contact Information: Chastity Saudino, Medical Affairs Manager
Mailing Address: North Bay Regional Health Centre, 50 College Drive, P.O. Box 2500, North Bay, ON, P1B 5A4
Email: physicianrecruitment@nbrhc.on.ca
Phone: (705) 478-8600
Fax:
Website: http://www.nbrhc.on.ca
Other: NBRHC is seeking a Permanent General Surgeon to join its team. The successful candidate will be allocated resources in the hospital operating room, endoscopy clinic, ACU outpatient clinic and will be expected to participate in the General Surgery on-call roster (1:6) providing emergency consultation & surgery services. NBRHC is an affiliated academic teaching centre with NOSM University and our service is involved in teaching medical students and residents. In addition to FFS, APP, and HOCC, NBRHC has a competitive Incentive Package which includes a $25,000 non-repayable, interest free loan, assistance with relocation expenses, and up to $83,000 via the Northern Rural Recruitment & Retention Initiative.
Qualifications: RCPSC general surgery certification with a broad-based skill set and desire to practice the full breadth of general surgery; CPSO Independent license to practice general surgery; Proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 (2 doses).
North Bay is located 3.5 hours north of Toronto and 3.5 hours west of Ottawa. With a population of 54 000, it is a safe and welcoming community that offers a healthy and balanced environment for working, living and raising a family. NBRHC is a unique health care organization with three primary roles: providing acute care services to North Bay and its surrounding communities, functioning as the district referral center providing specialist services for smaller communities in the area, and it is the specialized mental health service provider serving all of northeast Ontario. For further information about the NBRHC please view www.nbrhc.on.ca and https://vimeo.com/106279645

Interested Candidates, please submit your CV to Chastity Saudino, Medical Affairs Manager at: physicianrecruitment@nbrhc.on.ca

 

Sensenbrenner Hospital - 1 of 2
"Updated as of July, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Summer Locums
Hospital: Sensenbrenner Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural - Kapuskasing
Application Deadline:  October, 2023
Position Start Time:
Duration: summer (4-7 day intervals)
Areas of Interest: general surgery
Remuneration: as per Northern Specialist Locum Program NSLP guidelines
On Call: 1 in 1
Existing Staff: 1 GP/anesthetist, locum Anesthesiologist, 2 General Surgeons, 1 General Internist, 8 Family Physcicans
Contact Information: Nicole Carrière Hachez, Recruitment Coordinator
Mailing Address: Sensenbrenner Hospital, 101 Progress Crescent, Kapuskasing, ON P5N 3H5
Email: nhachez@senhosp.ca
Phone: 705-337-4090
Fax:
Website: http://www.senhosp.ca
Other: Sensenbrenner Hospital is seeking General Surgery locums for the following dates over the summer:
July 28 - 30
August 6 - 8
August 18 - 21
September 15-19
Accommodations and Transportation are covered through NSLP as per their guidelines. We have fully furnished apartments across the parking lot of the hospital at $ 120/night. C-section experience is an asset but not a necessity. for more information please contact Nicole Carriere Hachez at nhachez@senhosp.ca.

 

Lake of the Woods District Hospital
"Updated as of July, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: 1 Full Time Position & Locum positions available
Hospital: Lake of the Woods District Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Kenora, Rural/Community
Application Deadline:  September 1, 2023
Position Start Time: Immediately (FT) /  Negotiable (locum)
Duration:  Permanent
Areas of Interest:  General Surgery
Remuneration: APP, FFS, HOCC
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: LWDH is a full-service 66-bed teaching hospital with a 4-bed ICU and three modern OR theatres supported by 24/7 Laboratory, RT, CT, and an 11-bed Emergency department. Three general surgeons provide a variety of procedures and are the sole providers of all needed endoscopies. General surgeons are not required to perform C-sections as these are provided by three GP-obstetricians. LWDH has on-site internal medicine and in-patients are cared for by a hospitalist service. Kenora is 2.5 hours east of Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Brockville General Hospital
"Updated as of July, 2023"

Wanted: ACS General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Brockville General Hospital
Region: Eastern Ontario - Community - Brockville
Application Deadline: 
Position Start Time:
Duration: (1 year) - full weeks or weekends
Areas of Interest: ACS General Surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP /HOCC
On Call: 1 in 5
Existing Staff: 5 general surgeons, 8 anesthesiologists
Contact Information:  Dr. Pat Davison
Mailing Address: 75 Charles Street Brockville, Ontario k6V 1S8
Email: PDavison2@brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Phone: 613.345.6615
Website: http://brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Original Ad:
Other: Locum opportunities for General Surgery ACS. Full weeks or weekends available. Potential for elective time for returning locums BGH is an accredited 160-bed, thriving community hospital, serving a referral area of 125,000. Our Emergency Department cares for ~30,000 patients annually. Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Certification Independent registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

Timmins and District Hospital -  2 of 2
"Updated as of July, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Timmins and District Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Community - Timmins
Application Deadline: 
Position Start Time: July 15, 2023
Duration: ~ 6 months  (mat leave coverage July/23-Feb/24)...potentially permanent
Areas of Interest: 
Remuneration:  Fee for Service
On Call: 1 in 4
Existing Staff: 3 general surgeons
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:
Other: The Timmins and District Hospital is searching for a General Surgery Locum to cover an upcoming maternity leave. The coverage is available from mid-July/early August to February 2024. This position has the possibility to transition into a full-time General Surgeon role in order to add to our existing complement of 3. The locum would have access to office space at the hospital, including 1 OR day/week, 1.25 endo days/week, and ½ a minor day every 2 weeks. TADH is a 153-bed fully accredited referral and teaching hospital and serves a local population of 45,000 but a catchment area of 110,000. Interested applicants are encouraged to send their CV to Corey Krupa, Physician Recruiter at ckrupa@tadh.com.

Timmins and District Hospital (1 of 2)
"Updated as of July, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Timmins and District Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Timmins, Community
Application Deadline: ongoing
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:
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.

Northumberland Hills Hospital
"Updated as of July, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Part Time Locum
Hospital: Northumberland Hills Hospital
Region: South Central Ontario - Community - Cobourg
Application Deadline:
Start Time: Ongoing
Duration: Indefinite Locum...with potential for Permanent Position
Areas of Interest:  Diverse community general surgery practice including endoscopy
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service, HOCC on call stipend
On Call:  1 in 4
Existing Staff:  3 general surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Andrew Stratford
Mailing Address:   Northumberland Hills Hospital, 1000 Depalma Dr., Cobourg, ON K9A 5WG
Email: astratford@nhh.ca
Phone:
Fax:
Website: http://nhh.ca
Original Ad:
Other: The Department of General Surgery is seeking locum weekend (once per month) and vacation call coverage effective immediately. This opportunity will continue until we identify the right candidate for a permanent position that is currently vacant. As a small community hospital 1 hour east of Toronto we offer broad general surgery services to the community including endoscopy and an ambulatory clinic for minor procedures. We have excellent anesthesia support, a 6 bed ICU and a strong radiology department. Our centre also offers regular opportunities to teach medical students from Queen’s University. Candidates must have RCPSC certification and be eligible for CPSO licensure. Please send your CV and letter of interest to Astratford@nhh.ca

 

Brightshores Health System  
"Updated as of September, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Brightshores Health System (former Grey Bruce Health Services)
Region: Central Ontario - Community - Owen Sound
Application Deadline: December 1, 2023
Start Time: As soon as possible
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest:  General Surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service and HOCC
On Call:  1 in 6
Existing Staff:  Currently 5 general surgeons, 8 anesthetists
Contact Information: Natalie Smit
Mailing Address:   Brightshores Health System – Owen Sound, 1800 8th Street East Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 6M9
Email: nsmit@gbhs.on.ca
Phone: (519) 376-2121
Fax:
Website: http://www.brightshores.on.ca
Original Ad: download
Other: Interested candidates will ideally hold applicable FRCPC designation and an independent license to practice in Ontario. Relocation supports and other recruitment incentives available. Please submit expression of interest and CV to Natalie Smit, Physician Recruitment Lead, nsmit@gbhs.on.ca

 

Ross Memorial Hospital 
"Updated as of fall 2023"

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.

 

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance
"Updated as of July, 2023"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum -  permanent
Hospital: Chatham-Kent Health Alliance
Region: Southwestern Ontario, Community - Chatham
Application Deadline:
Position Start Time:
Duration: Locum Permanent
Surgical Areas of Interest:
Remuneration: OHIP Fee for Service and HOCC Stipend
On Call: 1 in 5
Existing Staff:
Contact Information: Jennifer Chapple, Medical Affairs Specialist
Mailing Address: 80 Grand Ave. W., PO Box 2030, Chatham, ON N7M 5L9
Email: jchapple@ckha.on.ca
Phone: (519) 365-2986
Fax:
Website: http://www.ckha.on.ca
Other: What: Show off your skills & get your foot in the door by covering some call for CKHA. Tell us your availability and the surgical program will create the schedule accordingly. Although travel and accommodations won’t be paid for by the hospital, I’ll ensure we find you a great place to stay while you’re in town.

Where: Look us up on a map! We ranked 27th best in all of Canada by the prestigious Maclean’s Magazine—so even if you don’t trust us yet, they’re a solid source of information.

But Wait…Show me the Money! On top of your FFS billings, all call is eligible for $487.94 HOCC payments. Call can be taken from anywhere, provided you can get here in about 20 minutes. Provide surgical assist services & keep those FFS billings as well!

 

Toronto Outpatients Medical Clinic
"Updated as of July, 2023"

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.

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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