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Estimated Pay $37 per hour
Hours Full-time
Location Amarillo, Texas

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Opportunity Details:

Northwest Texas Healthcare System, a 495-bed acute care medical center located in Amarillo, Texas, provides comprehensive acute care and outpatient services to the 500,000+ residents of the Texas Panhandle and surrounding region. The hospital is currently recruiting a BC/BE Orthopedic Surgeon for a General Orthopedics position with our employed group, Northwest Physicians Group. Fellowship training and proficiency in Adult Reconstructive and Total Joints preferred. 


and to see what makes Amarillo a wonderful place to call home!


Opportunity highlights:

  • BC/BE Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction preferred
  • Employed position with the orthopedic practice at Northwest Physicians Group
  • Join our collegial team of 5 orthopedic and ortho trauma surgeons, and APPs
  • Call is 1:5; any additional days above 5 are compensated at $2,000 per day
  • Hospital is a Level II trauma center with an established ortho trauma program
  • Inpatient rehabilitation and hospital-owned outpatient PT center available

Financial package:

  • Highly competitive base salary
  • Productivity incentive
  • Commencement bonus and Relocation assistance
  • Robust benefits package - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability
  • PTO, CME, Licenses/Dues/Subscriptions
  • 401(k) with match, Stock purchase plan (at discount)
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Texas has no state income tax and is a tort reform state 

Northwest Texas Healthcare System is a tertiary care facility and teaching hospital known throughout the region for cardiac, stroke, emergency, and children's services. As a Level II and Lead Trauma Center for the 26-county Texas Panhandle the hospital treats over 64,000 patients in its ED each year. NWTHS features a Children•™s Hospital, The Childbirth Center, and Surgical services in robotics, cardiothoracic, vascular, neurosurgery, bariatrics, head and neck, orthopedics, and ortho trauma. NWTHS is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the nation's largest hospital and healthcare management companies.


In Amarillo, Texas, you can

  • Experience a place where big skies, working ranches and Texas hospitality intersect with a modern, vibrant economy
  • Grow and thrive in the #2 fastest-growing economy among midsized cities in the U.S.
  • Live at 3,671 feet altitude with 270 days of sunshine, breezes, low humidity, and four seasons
  • Enjoy a high quality of life in a safe, friendly, mid-sized community of 250,000
  • Drive stress-free to work in 15 minutes or less with no traffic
  • Practice medicine in a business and physician-friendly state and community
  • Maximize your dollar with lower house prices and living costs than other Texas cities
  • Attend award-winning, top-ranked public schools, recipient of National Blue Ribbon awards
  • Hike, bike or ride horses at nearby Palo Duro Canyon, the second-largest canyon in America
  • Play golf at scenic courses, do a guided hunt, or fish for Walleye at nearby Lake Meredith
  • Take in a cultural arts scene including a symphony, ballet company, an opera, art galleries, museums, and live jazz
  • Entertain the whole family with an outing to our historic, revitalized downtown featuring diverse cuisine, live music and a new minor league baseball park and team
  • Hit the slopes for world-class skiing and snowboarding in Taos, NM, just a 5-hour drive away
  • Jet out for quick get-aways from a modern airport offering direct flights to Texas metros, Denver, and Las Vegas

If you have interest in this opportunity, please apply or contact:


Nathan Arnett

NWTHS Physician Recruiter

949.285.4947 mobile (call/text)

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Posting ID: 884699602 Posted: 2024-05-22 Job Title: Orthopedic Surgery Joint