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Trauma Surgery Opportunity - Kingsport, TN (27-County Area in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virg

Kingsport, Tennessee
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22 Sep 2022
Surgery-Trauma opening in Kingsport, Tennessee. Trauma Surgery Opportunity - Kingsport, TN (27-County Area in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia) Ballad Health is seeking a trained Trauma Surgeon to join Surgical Associates of Kingsport at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tennessee. The physician will be joining a team of one Traumatologist and five General Surgeons in Kingsport, TN. The ideal candidate for this position will be doing a mix of Trauma and Acute General Surgery, as well as working in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit.


• Mix of Trauma and General Surgery
• Newly built OR, SICU, and Emergency Department
• Multiple State-of-the-art Trauma Resuscitation Bays
• 15 Surgical ICU beds; 15 Medical/Surgical Step-down ICU beds
• Call 1:3 for trauma with some concurrent general surgery call


• Nationally competitive salary
• Full benefits Medical/Dental/Vision
• Retirement 403B
• Sign-on bonus
• Malpractice and Tail coverage provided
• CME allowance + days

The trauma program at Holston Valley Medical Center consists of 4 general surgeons, 5 advanced practitioners providing trauma and acute care services in the Level 3 trauma center. Each staff member is a highly trained and caring professional who shares a commitment to skilled medicine and compassionate patient care.

Work/Life Balance:

•Office centrally located in large town
•Easy, light traffic commutes - even from other cities
•Local, moderately sized airport
•Family-friendly communities
•Excellent public and private schools

Ballad Health, which covers a 27-county area in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, is made up of three tertiary facilities, 19 community/critical access hospitals, seven cancer centers, 18 Urgent Care locations and multiple specialty offices. The health systems employed arm, Ballad Health Medical Associates, is made up of over 800 physicians and advanced practitioners.

About Kingsport, Tennessee:

  • Located 90 minutes from the Asheville, North Carolina and the Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg areas, Kingsport, TN offers a great family friendly atmosphere with excellent public and private schools and access to several local colleges including East Tennessee State University, King University, The University of Virginia College at Wise, Lincoln Memorial University, The University of Tennessee, and Virginia Tech.
  • No State Income Tax!
  • Access to three large lakes, our area provides a wealth of hiking, biking, golf, skiing, fishing, camping, boating and kayaking opportunities.
  • Local Regional Airport with easy access to international flights via hubs in Charlotte, NC and Atlanta. GA
Thank you for your consideration. Please let me know if you have interest in this opportunity and I will facilitate getting you additional information.

Kind Regards,

Jill Allen
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  • Job Reference: 718641766-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Permanent Placement Resources, LLC
  • Location: Kingsport, Tennessee
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent