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

 

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Halton Healthcare - Georgetown Hospital  (4of4)
"NEW as of Feb.5, 2021"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Halton Healthcare - Georgetown Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - community
Application Deadline: Feb.15, 2021
Position Start Time:  (approx. spring 2021)
Duration: Full time - permanent
Areas of Interest: fellowship training
Remuneration: fee for service
On Call: 1 in 3
Existing Staff: 3 general surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Chris Lu, Chief of Surgery, Georgetown Hospital c/o Andrea D'Sa, Director of Medical Affairs
Mailing Address: Georgetown Hospital, 1 Princess Anne Drive, Georgetown, ON L7G 2B8
Email: physicianrecruitment@haltonhealthcare.com
Phone:
Fax:
Website: http://www.haltonhealthcare.com
Other: Halton Healthcare is currently seeking a third General Surgeon to join our General Surgery group at the Georgetown Hospital.
Position Details:
• Fellowship training preferred
• 1:3 on call coverage to the Georgetown site
• 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
• Anticipated Start Date: Spring 2021

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a covering letter with curriculum vitae, description of additional training and previous work experience by Monday, February 15th to the attention of:
Dr. Chris Lu, Chief of Surgery, Georgetown Hospital
c/o Andrea D’Sa, Director of Medical Affairs
Email: PhysicianRecruitment@haltonhealthcare.com

Halton Healthcare - Milton District Hospital  (3of4)
"NEW as of Feb.5, 2021"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Halton Healthcare - Milton District Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - community
Application Deadline: Feb.12, 2021
Position Start Time:   July 1, 2021
Duration: Full time - permanent
Areas of Interest: fellowship training or special interest in breast surgery preferred
Remuneration: fee for service
On Call: 1 in 4
Existing Staff: 3 general surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Kevin Kwan, Chief of Surgery
Mailing Address: Milton District Hospital 725 Bronte St S Milton ON Milton, ON L9T 7H6
Email: physicianrecruitment@haltonhealthcare.com
Phone:
Fax:
Website: http://www.haltonhealthcare.com
Other: Halton Healthcare is currently seeking a Fulltime General Surgeon to join our General Surgery group at the Milton District Hospital.
Position Details:
• Fellowship training or special interest in breast surgery preferred
• Approximately 1 OR day per week
• Participation in 1 in 4 on-call schedule
• 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
• Anticipated Start Date: July 2021

Interested individuals should submit inquiries or a covering letter and current curriculum vitae to the attention of:
Dr. Kevin Kwan, Chief of Surgery,
c/o Andrea D’Sa, Director of Medical Affairs
E-Mail: PhysicianRecruitment@haltonhealthcare.com

Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital 
"NEW as of January 18, 2021"

Wanted: Surgical Assistant
Position Available: Assisting 1 day/wk
Hospital: Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital
Region: Southwestern Ontario - Community - Strathroy
Application Deadline: March 1, 2021
Start Time: 
Duration: no end date
Areas of Interest: General Surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP
On Call:
Existing Staff: 2 surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Akram Elgamal
Mailing Address: 173 hartson Court, London, ON N6H 5B2
Email: akramelgamal@yahoo.ca
Phone: (519) 868-0271
Fax: (519) 245-8305
Website: https://www.mhalliance.on.ca/about-mha/about-strathroy-middlesex-general-hospital/
Other: Preferably a retired general surgeon

 

Ross Memorial Hospital - #2 
"NEW as of January 12, 2021"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: FULL TIME
Hospital: Ross Memorial Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Lindsay
Application Deadline: TBA - until position is filled
Start Time:  April 2021
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest: Applicants must be certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and must possess a community general surgery skill-set, with expectations of providing endoscopic and a full breadth of general surgical services. Additional sub-specialty fellowship training may be considered a plus, but is by no means required. Resources would include 1 OR day per week, 1 Endoscopy day per week, and ½ day of Ambulatory care clinic per week.
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service, OHIP, HOCC
On Call: 1 in 4 (locums serve as 4th surgeon)
Existing Staff: Orthopaedics, OBS/GYN, Ophthalmology, Anesthesia, and Internal Medicine. An 8 bed closed ICU is staffed by internists and intensivists, and a Hospital service is available to assist in ward care. Advanced DI services include both CT and MRI, and Interventional Radiology is readily available via Peterborough Regional Hospital 30 minutes away.
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: 705-328-6111 (ext.4270)
Fax: 705-328-6178
Website: http://rmh.org
Other: 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.

 

Ross Memorial Hospital - #1
"Updated Winter, 2021"

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: 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: 705-328-6111 (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.

 

Halton Healthcare - Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital  (2of4)
"NEW as of January 11, 2021"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Oakville
Application Deadline: Friday, February 12, 2021
Start Time: Monday, March 1, 2021
Duration:
Areas of Interest: Acute Care Surgery
Remuneration: OHIP fee for service 
On Call: 1 in 10
Existing Staff: 10 general surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Duncan Rozario, Chief of Surgery (c/o Andrea D'Sa, Director of Medical Affairs)
Mailing Address: Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, 3001 Hospital Gate, Oakville, ON L6M 0L8
Email: PhysicianRecruitment@haltonhealthcare.com
Phone: 905-338-4618
Fax: 905-338-4146
Website: https://www.haltonhealthcare.on.ca/locations/oakville-trafalgar-memorial-hospital
Other: Halton Healthcare – Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital is currently seeking an ACUTE CARE GENERAL SURGEON to join a dynamic surgical team at our Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital site. The current service consists of eight elective general surgeons and two acute care general surgeons. Dedicated operating room time, outpatient resources, and a physician assistant are in place. There is a full complement of FRCSC trained anesthesia, orthopedic, otolaryngology, general, urology and vascular specialists. A closed ICU, and advanced diagnostic and interventional radiology are available.

 

Halton Healthcare - Milton District Hospital  (1of4)
"NEW as of January 1, 2021"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Halton Healthcare - Milton District Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - community
Application Deadline: January 15, 2021
Position Start Time:   January 15, 2021
Duration: 6 month locum
Areas of Interest:
Remuneration: fee for service
On Call:
Existing Staff: 3 general surgeons
Contact Information: Dr. Kevin Kwan, Chief of Surgery
Mailing Address: Milton District Hospital 725 Bronte St S Milton ON Milton, ON L9T 7H6
Email: physicianrecruitment@haltonhealthcare.com
Phone:
Fax:
Website: http://www.haltonhealthcare.com
Other: Halton Healthcare is currently seeking a locum General Surgeon to join our General Surgery group at the Milton District Hospital for a six month contract.
• Fellowship training preferred
• Approximately 1 OR day per week
• Participation in 1 in 4 on-call schedule
• 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
• Anticipated Start Date: January 2021 Interested individuals should submit inquiries or a covering letter and current curriculum vitae to the attention of:
Dr. Kevin Kwan, Chief of Surgery,
c/o Andrea D’Sa, Director of Medical Affairs,
E-Mail: PhysicianRecruitment@haltonhealthcare.com

Brockville General Hospital
"Updated Winter, 2021"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Brockville General Hospital
Region: Eastern Ontario - community
Application Deadline: ongoing locum coverage
Start Time:
Duration: on going
Areas of Interest:
Remuneration: FFS plus HOCC
On Call: 1in 4
Existing Staff: 5 Anesthetists, 4 General Surgeons, 3 OB/GYN, 2 Ophthalmology, 3 Ortho, 2 Urologists
Contact Information: Carlene MacDonald, Physician Recruiter
Mailing Address: Brockville General Hospital, 75 Charles St., Brockville, ON K6V 1S8
Email: bghphysicianrecruitment@brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Phone: 613-285-5057
Fax:
Website: https://www.brockvillegeneralhospital.ca
Other: Brockville General Hospital is a 138 bed community hospital serving a catchment area of 125,000. The city of Brockville is located 1 hour E of Kingston and 1 hour S of Ottawa.

Hopital Notre-Dame Hospital
"Updated Winter, 2021"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available:  Full Time & Locum positions
Hospital: Hôpital Notre-Dame Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural/Community (Hearst)
Start Time: Immediately
Application Deadline: on-going
Areas of Interest: General Surgery, Endoscopy
Remuneration: MOH contract (established base funding + % of OHIP shadow billing), OnCall Stipend, HFO NRRR grant, other recruitment initiatives
On Call: to be determined with surgeon
Existing Staff: local GP anesthetist, 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: Liza Fortier, CEO
Email: fortierl@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, Sudbury Health Science North, and the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Center. Online Ad


Lady Minto Hospital
"Updated Winter, 2021"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available:  Full Time
Hospital: Lady Minto Hospital
Region: Northeastern Ontario - Rural/Community (Cochrane)
Application Deadline: ongoing
Position Start Time: AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
Duration: permanent
Areas of Interest: Endoscopy, Lap Chole, Hernias, Appendectomy, Abscess, Carpal Tunnel Release, Vasectomy, Hemorrhoidectom, Pilonidal cystectomy, Emergency Bowel Resection
Remuneration: FFS, HOCC, NSAPP
On Call: 1 in 1
Existing Staff: 1 GP/Anesthetist plus OR suite staff
Contact Information: Sylvie Lavoie-Girard
Email: recruitment@micsgroup.com
Phone: 705-272-7200 ext. 2345
Fax: 705-258-2613
Website: www.micsgroup.com
Other: Lady Minto Hospital has an active general surgery department which has been "operating" with 1 General Surgeon and 1 GP/Anesthetist, and support staff. The scope of the O.R. services is very dependent on the General Surgeon's practice, and there is certainly a great deal of opportunity for the new Surgeon coming into the role.

Toronto Outpatients Medical Clinic
"Updated Winter, 2021"

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.

Sensenbrenner Hospital
"Updated Winter, 2021"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time (...and short-term locum assignments also available)
Hospital: Sensenbrenner Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural (Kapuskasing)
Application Deadline:  on-going
Position Start Time: Summer/Fall 2021 9 (fulltime)
Duration: 1 year and 5 year return of service options available with generous recruitment incentives offered
Areas of Interest:  Broad-based community general surgery, endoscopy, C-sections and D+C
Remuneration: Attractive Alternate Payment Plan (APP) - details available upon request, HOCC, NRRI grant eligible
On Call: 1 in 2 with additional locum help available to allow for some weekends, vacations to be covered.
Existing Staff: 1 General Surgeon and 1 GP/A, one internist, 8 family physicians, hospitalist program
Contact Information: Nicole Hachez, Recruitment Coordinator or Dr. Jessica Kwapis, General Surgeon
Mailing Address: Sensenbrenner Hospital, 101 Progress Crescent, Kapuskasing, ON P5N 3H5
Email: nhachez@senhosp.ca / drjessicakwapis@gmail.com
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 training and experience required. We may be able to assist with making arrangements for training if needed. 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. Competitive alternate payment plan.

 

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

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

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