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VACANCIES & Fellowships

McMaster University - Hamilton Health Sciences - Fellowship (2025-26)
"NEW as of June 14, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Breast Surgery Fellowship (Academic Year 2025-26)
Hospital: McMaster University - Hamilton Health Sciences
Region: Central Southern Ontario - Urban/Academic
Application Deadline: August 15, 2024
Position Start Time:  July, 2025
Duration: 1 year fellowship
Areas of Interest: Breast Surgery
Remuneration: 
On Call:
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Dr. Barbara Heller, Breast Fellowship Director
Mailing Address: McMaster University, Department of Surgery University IAHS 4th Floor, 1400 Main Street West HAMILTON, Ontario L8S 4L8
Email/Assistance ONLY: kastratv@mcmaster.ca
APPLY ONLINE:  here
Phone:
Website: http://mcmaster.ca
Other: McMaster University Department of Surgery, in conjunction with Hamilton Health Sciences and St. Joseph’s Healthcare are seeking applicants to the McMaster University Breast Surgery Fellowship. This clinical fellowship appointment will be for one year. The fellow will rotate on the Breast Surgery service at 2 large academic centers, which will include exposure to the full breadth of breast surgery which includes management of malignant and benign disease. The fellow will complete other rotations including medical oncology, radiation oncology, research and sub rotations of pathology, palliative care, and radiology. Elective time is available. General Surgical cases to maintain skills are integrated into the St Joseph Site. There is an on Call General Surgical component. In addition, there may be opportunity to cover emergency General Surgery call depending on the candidates’ qualifications. The successful candidate will have completed a General Surgery residency and have a demonstrated interest in breast surgery. Both Canadian Medical Graduates (CMG) and International Medical Graduates (IMG) are eligible. CMGs should be eligible for or have certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Applicants must be eligible for licensure in the Province of Ontario. Applicants not eligible for an independent practice license must have funding support. In accordance with Canada’s immigration policy, applications from Canadian Citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be prioritized. McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences and St. Joseph’s Hospital are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from all qualified candidates including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, members of sexual minorities, and persons with disabilities.

Applications must include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae including a description of previous academic experience and training, and three reference letters. Anticipated start date will be July 2025 for CMGs and IMGs. This application will remain open until August 15, 2024. Dr. Barbara Heller, Breast Fellowship Director Applications should be submitted online here.

 

Brant Community Healthcare System
"NEW as of June 10, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital Privileges: Brant Community Healthcare System
Region: Central Ontario - Community - Brantford
Application Deadline: July 2, 2024
Position Start Time: Septermber 2, 2024
Duration:
Areas of Interest:  general surgery
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service
On Call: 1 in 7
Existing Staff:  6 FTE general surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Laura Vanderbeek, Head of Service, General Surgery c/o Lebené Numekevor
Mailing Address:  200 Terrace Hill Medical Centre, Brantford, ON N3R 1G9
Email: lebene.numekevor@bchsys.org
Phone:519.761.7817
Website: http://www.bchsys.org
Original Ad: download
Other: Interested candidates should submit their letters of interest and curriculum vitae by July 2, 2024 to: Dr. Laura VanderBeek, Head of Service, General Surgery C/o of Lebené Numekevor lebene.numekevor@bchsys.org.

Brant Community Healthcare System (BCHS) is a 260+ bed, acute care facility boasting stable, state-of-the-art Programs within a team environment and with a dedicated staff that ensures high-level, patient-focused care. The organization comprises of two main hospital sites, the Brantford General Hospital and Willet Hospital in Paris. Located in the picturesque Grand River Valley 20 minutes west of Hamilton, our community offers outstanding recreational opportunities. The division of General Surgery is recruiting a locum tenens General Surgeon to provide coverage for our group of 6 full-time equivalent surgeons providing services at Brantford General Hospital and in the community.

 

Women's College Hospital 
"NEW as of May 24, 2024"

Wanted: Academic Breast Surgical Oncologist
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Women's College Hospital
Region: South Central Ontario - Urban/Academic - Toronto
Application Deadline:  July 31, 2024
Position Start Time: October 1, 2024 
Duration:  Permanent
Areas of Interest:  breast surgical oncology (fellowship-trained)
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service, APP, HOCC
On Call: 
Existing Staff: 2 current breast surgical oncologists, 3 plastic surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. David Urbach
Mailing Address:   Women's College Hospital, 76 Grenville St., Rm.8332, Toronto, ON  M5S 1B2
Email: Christal.Malcolm@wchospital.ca
Phone: 416.323.7712
Website: http://www.womenscollegehospital.ca
Original Ad: download
Other: The successful candidate will be a fellowship-trained breast surgical oncologist and must be a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or equivalent, with completion of a postgraduate degree program (e.g. MSc, MPH, PhD), eligible to hold a medical license in Ontario, and eligible for appointment in the Department of Surgery at Women’s College Hospital and cross-appointment at Sinai Health System. The successful candidate must be eligible for an academic appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher in the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. Academic rank will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience. Estimated compensation will be in the range of $250,000 - $450,000 per annum.

 

Hamilton Health Sciences/ McMaster University - 3 of 3
"Updated as of June 14, 2024"

Wanted: Academic Trauma Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time / Staff, Faculty, & Trauma Team Leader
Hospital: Hamilton Health Sciences
Region: Southern Ontario - Urban/Academic, Hamilton, ON
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Start Time:
Duration: Faculty position- 3yrs with option to renew
Areas of Interest: trauma surgery, acute care surgery, research, teaching
Remuneration: 
On Call:
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Attn. Dr. Mohit Bhandari, Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University Juravinski Hospital & Cancer Centre
Mailing Address:711 Concession Street Hamilton ON L8V 1C3
Email: dosapply@mcmaster.ca / painebr@mcmaster.ca
Phone:
Original Ad/More Details: download
Website: https://www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca
Other: McMaster University, in conjunction with Hamilton Health Sciences, is seeking an academic Trauma and Acute Care General Surgery surgeon. The Hamilton General Hospital serves as the regional Lead Trauma Hospital (i.e. Level 1) 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, and Vascular Surgery. The regional Trauma service, together with the Department of Surgery, McMaster University, is involved in undergraduate, post-graduate and continuing medical education programs.

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 show evidence of exceptional interpersonal and collaborative skills with initiative to further advance the clinical and academic productivity of the regional Trauma Program, including local and regional educational and quality initiatives. A demonstrated record of commitment and success in research and surgical education is essential, as well as interest in supervision of trauma & acute care general surgery research projects completed by residents and fellows.

This is a full-time faculty position for a period of three years (renewable) in the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University. 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. Preference will be given to candidates with advanced training in research, education, simulation, or quality initiatives including Master’s/PhD or equivalent, including evidence of productivity and experience in these areas such as publications, presentations, and guideline development.

The candidate must be eligible for licensure in the Province of Ontario. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. However, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be considered first for this position.... Applications must include: • A curriculum vitae. • Description of previous academic experience, as well as specialty training. • Submit a brief statement describing any contributions made or planned in relation to excellence in teaching, research or service within higher education, community-based or other profession settings, and/or advancing equity, diversity and inclusion (2-page maximum). • Provide the names and contact information of three professional referees; letters of reference are not required and will not be reviewed at the application stage; the Department will request letters of recommendation from referees at later stages of the search process. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Submissions may be made to: Dr. Mohit Bhandari, Professor and Chair,

 

Hopital Notre-Dame Hospital
"NEW as of May 21, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeons
Position Available:  Full Time, Part Time & Locum positions
Hospital: Hôpital Notre-Dame Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural/Community (Hearst)
Application Deadline:  ongoing
Start Time: June, 2024 (until filled)
Duration: Permanent & Ongoing
Areas of Interest: General Surgery, (C-section an asset but not a requirement)
Remuneration: APP for permanent surgeon, NSLP-funded for locums
On Call: 1 in 3
Existing Staff: 1 FP-A, rotation of locum general surgeons
Contact Information: Melanie Goulet, Recruitment Coordinator
1405 Edward St., Box 8000, Hearst, ON P0L 1N0 Canada

Email: gouletm@ndh.on.ca
Phone: (705) 372-2968
Website: www.ndh.on.ca; www.hearst.ca
Other: Are you ready to make a surgical impact in the heart of Ontario's wilderness? Notre-Dame Hospital is seeking a skilled General Surgeon to join our dynamic team in Hearst, ON. As the beating heart of northeastern Ontario, our 44-bed facility serves as a beacon of healthcare excellence in a picturesque setting. Here, outdoor enthusiasts thrive year-round, with winter wonderlands perfect for snowmobiling, and ice fishing, while summers invite exploration through swimming, boating, and camping adventures. Whether you're seeking a permanent surgical position or a locum role, Notre-Dame Hospital offers a unique opportunity to make a lasting impact. Contact us today to learn more about this exciting opportunity!


Stratford General Hospital - 1 of 2
"Updated as of June 14, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Stratford General Hospital
Region: Southwestern Ontario - Community - Stratford
Application Deadline:  Until filled
Position Start Time: (Immediately/When Available)
Duration:  Permanent
Areas of Interest:  community based general surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service
On Call:  1 in 7
Existing Staff: 7 general surgeons
Contact Information: Laurie Roberts, Corporate Lead, Medical Staff
Mailing Address:   46 General Hospital Drive, Stratford, ON  N5A 2Y6
Email: laurie.roberts@hpha.ca
Phone:  519.272.8210  x2426
Website: http://www.hpha.ca
Original Ad:
Other: Stratford General Hospital is seeking a full-time general surgeon to join our group. We are currently a group of 7 general surgeons (6 full time equivalents) who work in a community based, secondary referral centre. Stratford General Hospital is a 120 bed facility with a closed ICU. The successful candidate must be a RCPSC certified General Surgeon, licensed to practice in Ontario. The Operating Room, Endoscopy and Minor Procedures clinics are shared equally amongst the current group. We are affiliated with Western University, with opportunities available for teaching and a faculty position obtainable.
Candidates: Please forward your Cover Letter and CV to Laurie Roberts.

 

Stratford General Hospital - 2 of 2
"Updated as of June 14, 2024"

Wanted: Acute Care General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum  (short/long term)
Hospital: Stratford General Hospital
Region: Southwestern Ontario - Community - Stratford
Application Deadline:  Until filled
Position Start Time:  Immediately / When available
Duration:  Permanent or Temporary
Areas of Interest:  community based general surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service
On Call: flexible
Existing Staff: 7 general surgeons
Contact Information: Laurie Roberts, Corporate Lead, Medical Staff
Mailing Address:   46 General Hospital Drive, Stratford, ON  N5A 2Y6
Email: laurie.roberts@hpha.ca
Phone:  519.272.8210  x2426
Website: http://www.hpha.ca
Original Ad:
Other: Stratford General Hospital is seeking a full time or part time Acute Care Surgeon to provide call coverage. Scheduling is flexible with accommodations provided. Surgical assist duties available with administrative coverage included. Stratford General Hospital is a busy secondary referral site, serving six community referral sites. Candidates should be licensed and eligible to practice in Ontario. Contact: Laurie Roberts.

 

Hamilton Health Sciences 2 of 3
"Updated as of June 14, 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: Until Filled
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:
Original Ad: download
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 the position is filled.  Please include a cover letter with a curriculum vitae and submit to Dr. Stephen Kelly, HHS Surgeon In Chief. (email kellyst@mcmaster.ca ; spencerh@hhsc.ca)

 

Hamilton Health Sciences 1of 3
"NEW as of June 14, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Term (Locum) w/ Breast Disease Focus
Hospital: Hamilton Health Sciences
Region: Southern Ontario - Urban/Academic, Hamilton, ON
Application Deadline: May 20, 2024
Position Start Time: July 1, 2024
Duration: 1 Year Term Locum
Areas of Interest: Breast Disease Focus
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:
Website: https://www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca
Other: Hamilton Health Sciences is seeking a term (locum) academic General Surgeon starting July 1, 2024, initially for a one year period, with the possibility to transition into a permanent position. The surgeon will be based at the Juravinski Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario which serves a catchment area of more than 2.5 million residents. The service provides tertiary and quaternary level care to patients within the catchment area and plays an essential role in the support of other programs at the Hamilton Health Sciences. The successful candidate is expected to demonstrate experience and training in General Surgery with breast disease focus appropriate for an academic tertiary care level referral centre. They will be expected to participate in Clinical Care and there may be an opportunity to participate in the Acute Care Surgery Service. They will be expected to have good interpersonal and collaborative skills with initiative to further advance the clinical productivity of the Breast Program, including local and regional educational and quality initiatives. Research productivity and a plan for developing a research program is considered an asset. Training in oncoplastic surgery will be considered an asset. 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 Breast or Surgical Oncology with a breast focus , 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 May 20, 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)

 

Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre  (2 of 2)
"Updated as of May 2, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available:  Full Time
Hospital: Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
Region: Central Ontario - Community/academic - Simcoe County
Application Deadline:  May 15, 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.

Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre  (1of 2)
"Updated as of May 2, 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:  May 15, 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.

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance
"NEW as of April 24, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: 1 FT Term Locum -  ~ 7 mos
Hospital: Chatham-Kent Health Alliance
Region: Southwestern Ontario, Community - Chatham
Application Deadline: June 1, 2024
Position Start Time: September 23, 2024
Duration: ~ 7 months (Sept.23, 2024-April14, 2025)
Surgical Areas of Interest:
Remuneration: 100% OHIP Fee for Service billings
On Call: 1 in 5
Existing Staff:
Contact Information: Jennifer Chapple, Physician Recruitment 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: Option: cover 3 ACS weeks or call weekends in July, August and September 2024 Practice Coverage includes:1 OR day & 1 minor procedures & 1 endoscopy day per week, 1-2 clinic days per week Physician services: oFRCSC 5-year trained anesthesiologists oSurgical services: general surgery and ERCP, urology, ENT, gynecology, orthopedics, ophthalmology oIn patient medical services: closed ICU, internal medicine, hospitalist, medicine subspecialties o24/7 ER and on-call coverage -Will discuss overhead costs with interviewed applicants Requirements: FRCSC general surgery, CPSO licensure, Lodgings within 20-minutes response time while on-call Favored Assets: MIS fellowship, ERCP, Accuro EMR

 

Temiskaming Hospital
"NEW as of April 10, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon - Head - Division of General Surgery
Position Available: Full Time  (...and Locum)
Hospital: Temiskaming Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural - New Liskeard
Application Deadline: July 31, 2024
Actual Start Time: 
Duration: Permanent FT
Areas of Interest: General Surgery (C-section an asset but not a requirement)
Remuneration: Full Time (FFS or APP);  Locum (NSLP funded)
On Call:
Existing Staff: 2 anesthetists  (locum general surgeons filling gaps in OR)
Contact Information: Chrissy Trudel, Temiskaming Hospital Physician Recruitment
Mailing Address:421 Shepherdson Rd, New Liskeard, ON  P0J 1P0
Email: physician.recruitment@temiskaming-hospital.com
Phone: (705) 647-1088
Original Ad:
Website: https://temiskaming-hospital.com
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.

Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital
"Updated as of June 14, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario, Community - Orillia
Application Deadline:  Friday, May 31, 2024
Position Start Time:  July 1, 2024
Duration: permanent
Surgical Areas of Interest: General Surgery
Remuneration: OHIP fee-for-service
On Call: 1 in 5
Existing Staff: 4 existing general surgeons
Contact Information: Melanie Delion
Mailing Address:170 Colborne Street, Orillia, ON L3V 2Z3
Email: mdelion@osmh.on.ca
Phone: 705-325-2201
Fax: 705-327-9169
Website: http://www.osmh.on.ca/
Other: OSMH has a vibrant medical staff that is committed to first-rate patient care. Surgical services, include urology, plastics, ENT, obs/gyne, orthopaedics, opthalmology, and additional general surgery specializations in MIS, breast oncoplastics, ERCP, therapeutic endoscopy, and colorectal. Surgeons work closely with the RVH Regional Cancer Centre with well-established oncology programs. This is an excellent environment for a new or early career general surgeon, with fully equipped MIS and endoscopy suites, interventional radiology, internal medicine, a closed ICU, an ACS service, and a supportive group of colleagues. Work experience, fellowship training, or keen interest in breast surgery and oncoplastics preferred but not required.

 

The Hawkesbury and District General Hospital
"Updated as of June 14, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time Locum
Hospital: The Hawkesbury and District General Hospital
Region: Southeastern Ontario - rural community - Hawkesbury
Application Deadline: ASAP
Start Time: July 1, 2024
Duration: July 1-Sept.30, 2024 (flexible)
Areas of Interest: Competent in gastroscopy and colonoscopy in addition to full scope of community general surgery cases
Remuneration: OHIP and RAMQ fee for service as well as on-call stipend
On Call: 1 in 7
Existing Staff: 6 general surgeons
Contact Information: Medical Affairs
Mailing Address: 1111 Ghislain, Hawkesbury, ON  K9A 3G5
Email: physicianrecruitment@hgh.ca
Phone: (613) 632-1111
Website: http://www.hgh.ca
Original Ad: download
Other: HGH provides attractive benefits such as zero overhead expenses and the opportunity to work in our state-of-the-art, newly constructed ambulatory care building. The booking clerks book all tests, follow-ups, consults, and OR procedures for you. Our ORs have also undergone recent renovations to introduce natural lighting and are fully equipped with brand new equipment. Approximately 1 OR day, 1 endoscopy day, 1-2 clinic days, and 1/2-1 minor surgery days are available per week, depending on resources.

 

Shouldice Hospital  (2of2)
"Updated as of June 14, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon - FT, PT, Locum
Position Available: Full Time/ Part Time/ and Locum
Hospital: Shouldice Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - Community - Thornhill
Application Deadline: 
Start Time:
Duration:  permanent
Areas of Interest:
Remuneration:  Shouldice provides a highly competitive salary, health benefits, paid vacation, paid professional dues and quality work-life balance
On Call:1 in 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

Shouldice Hospital  (1of2)
"Updated as of June, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon - Chief of Surgery
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Shouldice Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - Community - Thornhill
Application Deadline:  June 30, 2024
Start Time:
Duration:  permanent
Areas of Interest:
Remuneration:  Shouldice provides a highly competitive salary, health benefits, paid vacation, paid professional dues and quality work-life balance
On Call: nil
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Marcy Saxe-Braithwaite, The Medfall Group
Mailing Address: 500-55 King Street, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 3H5 Canada
Email: msaxe-braithwaite@medfall.com
Phone: (289) 238-9079
Website: http://www.shouldice.com
Original Ad: https://www.medfall.com/opportunities/
Other: Our client, Shouldice Hospital, is a world class organization specializing in external abdominal wall hernias. Shouldice is seeking a Chief of Surgery to lead their team of highly skilled hernia surgeons. The successful candidate will be FRCSC and CPSO certified or eligible. Shouldice provides a highly competitive salary, health benefits, paid vacation, paid professional dues and quality work-life balance.

If you are visionary leader who is passionate about the delivery of safe, high quality, leading edge patient care, and interested in working in a dynamic practice environment, please forward a cover letter and CV in confidence to: Marcy Saxe-Braithwaite, E-mail: msaxe-braithwaite@medfall.com

Brockville General Hospital  -  1 of 2
"Updated as of June 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Part Time - 1 day elective OR day per week
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 2
"Updated as of June 2024"

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:

Quinte Health - Belleville General Hospital
"Updated as of Spring, 2024"

Wanted:  General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time (1FTE)
Hospital: Quinte Health - Belleville General Hospital
Region: South-Eastern Ontario - Community - Belleville
Application Deadline:
Start Time: Immediately
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, Physician Recruitment and Retention Coordinator 
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 an FRCP-trained General Surgeon to join our team of congenial and skilled surgeons in a highly desirable community!

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. Quinte Health 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.

Quinte Health has 1,800 staff members and 320 medical staff who provide a wide range of high-quality health care services to the region. Care is provided through four hospitals – Belleville General Hospital, North Hastings Hospital, Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital and Trenton Memorial Hospitals – and includes four emergency departments, operating rooms at three sites, endoscopy suites at two sites, inpatient services (including acute medicine, intensive care, obstetrics, paediatrics, mental health, complex continuing care, rehabilitation and surgery), a rehabilitation day hospital, children's treatment centre, ambulatory care clinics, community mental health programs, and a range of imaging services including CT, MRI, nuclear medicine, and interventional radiology.

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).

 

Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre
"UPDATED as of Spring, 2024"

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: 
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.

 

Toronto Outpatients Medical Clinic
"Updated as of June 14, 2024"

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.

Windsor Regional Hospital
"Updated as of June 14, 2024"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Windsor Regional Hospital
Region: Southwestern Ontario, Community, Urban- Windsor
Application Deadline: 
Position Start Time: As soon as possible
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.

 

Northumberland Hills Hospital
"Updated as of June, 2024"

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

 

Ross Memorial Hospital 
"Updated as of June, 2024"

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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