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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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Chatham-Kent Health Alliance
"NEW as of June 21, 2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Chatham-Kent Health Alliance
Region: Southwestern Ontario, Community - Chatham
Application Deadline: Wed., August 1, 2018
Position Start Time: Monday, October 1, 2018
Duration: Indefinitely - vacancy due to physician medical leave of absence
Surgical Areas of Interest: OR (1 day/wk, endoscopy (1 day/wk), ambulatory care (1 day/wk)
Remuneration: OHIP Fee for Service and HOCC for on-call days
On Call: 1 in 5
Existing Staff: 4 general surgeons, 5 Anaesthesiologists
Contact Information: Jennifer Chapple, Medical Affairs Specialist
Mailing Address: 80 Grand Ave. W., PO Box 2030, Chatham, ON N7M 5L9
Email: medicalaffairs@ckha.on.ca
Phone: (519) 352-6400
Fax: (519) 436-2535
Website: http://www.ckha.on.ca
Other: Candidates must be certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in General Surgery and must have an independent licence to practice surgery in Ontario. ERCP certified, or willingness to become trained is essential. CKHA is a 200-bed hospital located in Southwestern Ontario that offers a full range of medical and diagnostic services. Chatham-Kent is situated between two beautiful, fresh water lakes. You can live the dream without breaking the bank; with housing prices a fraction of those in comparative locations. Currently, the average home is being sold for $730,472 in Toronto, $329,745 in London and only $160,597 here in Chatham-Kent!

 

Alexandra Marine & General Hospital
"NEW as of June 20, 2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Alexandra Marine & General Hospital
Region: Southwestern Ontario, Community/Rural - Goderich
Application Deadline: Wed., August 1, 2018
Position Start Time: Monday, Ocotober 15, 2018
Duration: Temporary - November 25, 2018 (approx. 6wks)
Areas of Interest: General Surgery including Endoscopy; C sections preferred but not required
Remuneration: OHIP Fee for Service and HOCC
On Call: 1 in 2
Existing Staff: 2 general surgeons, 4 GP Anaesthetists, 1 Obs/gyn, 1 General Internist, 18 GPs
Contact Information: Gwen Devereaux
Mailing Address: 120 Napier St., Goderich, ON, N7A 1W5
Email: gwen.devereaux@amgh.ca
Phone: (519) 524-8689
Fax:
Website: http://www.amgh.ca
Other: We’re looking for a rural general surgeon to join the team at Alexandra Marine & General Hospital in Goderich for 6 weeks to cover a paternity leave. C-section capability is an asset although not required. Goderich is a popular vacation spot thanks to its beautiful Lake Huron sandy shoreline, busy harbour, beach boardwalk, vibrant downtown square, hiking trails, many local golf courses and a lively arts community. The population of Goderich is 8000, but the hospital supports a catchment of 25000 people and hosts a CT scanner, U/S, fluoroscopy, up-to-date laparoscopic equipment and some of the most friendly and dedicated physicians and nurses you will ever meet! Please contact Gwen Devereaux for more details. 519-524-8689 ext. 5724 cell 519-870-3667.

 

Guelph General Hospital
"NEW as of May 25, 2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Guelph General Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Guelph
Application Deadline: September 1, 2018
Start Time: Thursday, November 1, 2018
Duration: 6 months - renewal contract
Areas of Interest: general surgery / endoscopy
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service / HOC call stipend
On Call: 1 in 8
Existing Staff: 7 general surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Ian Phillips
Mailing Address: 89 Dawson Rd., Suite 200, Guelph, Ontario, N1H 1B1
Email: dr.ianphillips@sympatico.ca
Phone: (519) 824-0660
Fax: (519) 824-2326
Website: http://www.gghorg.ca
Other: Locum position required to participate in Acute Care Service rotation. 1-2wks/8wk cycle available. 6-9hrs/wk daytime urgent OR time available. Daily Endoscopy hold time available. 2-3 hrs/wk of Ambulatory Care time available. Cycle to begin November 12, 2018. 6 month commitment requested. Fee for service and HOC stipend funded.


Ross Memorial Hospital
"URGENT/NEW as of May 15, 2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Short Term On-Call Locum
Hospital: Ross Memorial Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Lindsay
Application Deadline:
Start Time: 6am, June 14, 2018
Duration: 4 days (June 14-18, 2018)
Areas of Interest: general surgery - including advanced laparoscopic surgery
Remuneration: Per diem + Fee for Service split 
On Call: 1 in 1
Existing Staff: 2 general surgeons, 5 anaesthetists, 2 ophthalmologists, 2 ortho, 2 ob/gyn
Contact Information: Denise Ellis, Exec Assistant to Chief of Staff
Mailing Address: Ross Memorial Hospital, 10 Angeline St. N., Lindsay, ON K9V 3M8
Email: denisee@rmh.org
Phone: 705-328-6115
Fax: 705-328-6178
Website: http://rmh.org
Other: Ross Memorial Hospital is seeking an FRCS certified General Surgeon to fill an urgent weekend on-call locum position from 6 am June 14 to 6 am June 18th, 2018. The general surgeon will be certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and will provide locum on-call coverage. We have recently upgraded 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.


Thornhill Endoscopy Centre
"Updated as of May, 2018"

Wanted: Endoscopist
Position Available: Full Time and Part Time
Hospita/Clinic: Thornhill Endoscopy Centre
Region: Central Ontario - urban
Application Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018
Position Start Time:Thursday, May 31, 2018
Duration:
Areas of Interest: gastroscopy, colonoscopy
Remuneration: OHIP
On Call: nil
Existing Staff: Full anesthesia coverage, admin support, RN, RPN
Contact Information: Dr. Luke Bui
Mailing Address: 390 Steeles Avenue West, Thornhill, ON, L4J6X2
Email: lukelbui@gmail.com
Phone:
Fax:
Website: http://thornhillendoscopy.com
Other: Thornhill Endoscopy Centre is a busy GTA endoscopy clinic delivering high-quality ambulatory diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy services. The clinic has been in operation since 2012 and has a large referral network. We have a rare opportunity to offer the successful candidate a full-time position. Renumeration is very competitive and attractive, with comprehensive support. Lifetyle would also be very attractive, with a typical 8 am - 1:30 pm schedule and no on-call commitments. A part time position is also available.  

 

Toronto Outpatients Medical Clinic
"NEW as of May 8,2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Positions Available:  Part Time/Casual and Full Time
Hospital: Toronto Outpatients Medical Clinic
Region: Southern Ontario (Mississauga) - Urban
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 for Spring/2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Ross Memorial Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Lindsay
Application Deadline: No deadline
Start Time: Locums will be required on an ongoing basis.
Duration:
Areas of Interest: general surgery - including advanced laparoscopic surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service, locum stipend, mileage (.40c/km), $50/day for meals and accommodations
On Call: 1 in 4
Existing Staff: 2 general surgeons, 5 anaesthetists, 2 ophthalmologists, 2 ortho, 2 ob/gyn
Contact Information: Denise Ellis, Exec Assistant to Chief of Staff
Mailing Address: Ross Memorial Hospital, 10 Angeline St. N., Lindsay, ON K9V 3M8
Email: denisee@rmh.org
Phone: 705-328-6115
Fax: 705-328-6178
Website: http://rmh.org
Other: Please include 3 references and their respective contact information along with your CV and letter of intention. The general surgeon will be certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and will provide locum on-call coverage. We have recently upgraded 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. Additional Locum Dates are available throughout the year on an ongoing basis.

 

Shouldice Hospital
"Updated for Spring/2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time and Part Time Positions - Permanent
Hospital: Shouldice Hospital
Region: Southern Central Ontario - GTA
Application Deadline:
Start Time:
Duration: Permanent
Surgical Areas of Interest: Abdominal Wall Hernia Repair
Remuneration: Competitive Salary and Benefits, including all Professional Fees and Group Health Benefits
On Call: 1 in 10
Existing Staff: 12 General Surgeons
Contact Information: Attn. John Hughes, Managing Director
Mailing Address: 7750 Bayview Ave Thornhill, Ontario L3T 4A3 Canada
Email: jhughes@shouldice.com
Phone: (905) 695-4913
Fax: (905) 889-4216
Website: http://shouldice.com
Other: Shouldice Hospital is looking for experienced General Surgeons on a full, or 3 days a week minimum part time, basis. We offer competitive compensation and group benefits, including paid CMPA, professional fees and vacation. We provide all office support services, including all OHIP billing and scheduling, leaving no administrative hassles. Regular weekday OR and clinic schedule with 1 in 10 weekday on-calls and 5 weekend on-calls per year. Applicants must be licensed to practice in Ontario. Current positions are available, as are longer term opportunities to allow for practice transition.

Dr. Joan Ross Private Lumps & Bumps Clinic
"Updated for Spring/2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Part Time - Locum 
Hospital: Dr. Joan Ross Private Lumps & Bumps Clinic
Region: Southern Ontario - Sarnia - Community
Application Deadline:
Start Time:
Duration: Flexible
Surgical Areas of Interest: General Surgery or GP with surgical skills
Remuneration: 60% of billings
On Call: nil
Existing Staff: receptionist, nursing staff (private solo clinic)
Contact Information: Attn. Joan Ross
Mailing Address: 1098 London Rd Sarnia, On N7S1P1 Canada
Email: dr.joanross@gmail.com
Phone: 519-330-7004
Fax: 519-541-0873
Website:
Other: Out Patient Lumps & Bumps Clinic in Sarnia. Looking for any amount of time as a Locum or perhaps share days in clinic.

Sensenbrenner Hospital
"Updated for Spring/2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Sensenbrenner Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural (Kapuskasing)
Application Deadline: (on-going)
Start Time: Immediate
Duration: 5 year return of service
Areas of Interest: Broad-based community general surgery, endoscopy, C-sections and D+C
Remuneration: OHIP Fee for Service, APP,... 
On Call: 1 in 2
Existing Staff: 1 General Surgeon and 1 GP/A
Contact Information: Dr. Jessica Kwapis, General Surgeon and Nicole Hachez, Recruitment Coordinator
Mailing Address: 101 Progress Crescent, Kapuskasing, ON P5N 3H5
Email: drjessicakwapis@gmail.com ; nhachez@senhosp.ca
Phone: 705-337-4090
Fax: 705-337-4091
Website: http://www.senhosp.ca
Other: Looking for a full time General Surgeon to join a growing surgical practice and a collegial physician group in Kapuskasing. Candidates MUST be Independent CPSO-certified. This is an opportunity to practice true Community General Surgery, with an expanding range of cases. C-section experience is an asset but not absolutely required. Can be learned. The presence of a full time Internist on-site, as well as involvement with the Virtual Critical Care (VCC) program in Sudbury, allows for the care of patients with some comorbidities, through more complex medical patients are referred.

Office sharing is an option, including use of existing EMR and administrative staff in the current surgical office if desired. Teaching opportunities are readily available with on-site NOSM medical students and family practice residents, as well as possible future links with the NOSM General Surgery residency program. Faculty appointment is available through NOSM.

Kapuskasing is a true northern Ontario community, with ample options for year-round outdoor recreation in a beautiful setting. The practice can be tailored to allow for excellent work-life balance. With a large francophone community, French language ability is an asset but not necessary. We offer a generous incentive package, including assistance with relocation.

 

Hopital Notre-Dame Hospital
"Updated for Spring/2018"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available:  Full Time & Locum positions
Hospital: Hopital Notre-Dame Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural/Community (Hearst)
Start Time: Immediately
Application Deadline:
Areas of Interest: General Surgery, Endoscopy
Remuneration: OHIP Fee for Service, OnCall Stipend, HFON/RRRI grant, other recruitment initiatives
On Call: to be determined with surgeon
Existing Staff: 2 local GP anesthetists, dynamic/experienced nursing team, potential partnerships with other community OR programs
Contact Information: Marylène T. Comeau, Recruitment Coordinator
Email: comeaum@ndh.on.ca
Phone: (705) 372-2968
Contact Information: Lynda Morin, CEO
Email: morinl@ndh.on.ca
Phone: (705) 372-2907
Fax: (705) 372-2923
Website: www.ndh.on.ca; www.hearst.ca
Other: Notre-Dame Hospital is a modern 44-bed fully-accredited hospital which serves a population of some 10,000 people with its 160 full and part-time employees. Notre-Dame Hospital provides a wide range of health care programs and services: emergency, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, respiratory therapy, chemotherapy, ambulance services, acute care, chronic care, pharmacy, clinical nutrition, electrocardiography, physiotherapy, surgery, diabetes education. Specialty clinics in cardiology, internal medicine, pediatrics, urology, orthopedic, gynecology, ENT etc. are held on a regular basis. The team works in close relationship with several visiting specialists, the Timmins District Hospital and the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Center. Online Ad


 

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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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