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Augusta: We invite a sharp ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON to join the established 10-surgeon team practicing in Maine’s newest hospital – a 190-bed regional medical center in the state capital city, just 50 minutes from Portland. This physician-led nonprofit hospital is the area’s largest private employer and Maine’s third largest healthcare system, serving 65,000 people. This is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. We seek a Surgeon with Fellowship training in Total Joint Arthroplasty, including revision surgery. You will practice in a group with 4 Orthopaedic Surgeons who perform Total Joint replacements – 2 of whom plan to retire soon. So, you will inherit a busy referral base for both primary and revision total joint surgery, making for an interesting and varied practice. Operate in a state-of-the-art environment with all the latest tools, including a DaVinci Xi robot. Enjoy a convenient weekday schedule (40 hours) and share call with 10 other Surgeons, giving everyone a great work-life balance. The hospital’s Musculoskeletal Center is a 30,000 sq. ft. facility housing multiple Orthopaedic subspecialties (Sports Medicine, Hand Surgery, Joint Replacement, Spine Surgery, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma surgery) in one place – along with podiatry – and specialists in Physiatry, Neurology, Rheumatology and Occupational and Physical Therapy. Surgical support services include General Surgery, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, and ENT Surgery. The medical center is home to an unopposed Family Medicine Residency Program, and a non-surgical Sports Medicine Fellowship with 5 Sports Medicine Physicians plus 2 Fellows annually, giving you a great opportunity to teach residents and fellows. This hospital-employed position offers a very competitive income guarantee and productivity bonus, with benefits including paid relocation assistance, insurance (medical, dental, vision, life, and disability), paid time off for sick leave and vacations, paid holidays, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, an onsite daycare facility, a choice of retirement plans with employer matching, and more. Generous medical education loan repayment is available. Augusta is Maine's historic capital city, a growing college town, and a family-friendly community situated in the scenic Kennebec Valley. Entrepreneurs start and grow a variety of businesses here, while students learn in first-rate schools, libraries, and cultural facilities. Augusta’s busy shopping district offers dozens of specialty shops, name-brand and big-box stores, and multiple restaurants. The Civic Center hosts everything from rock concerts to sporting events. Augusta spans both sides of the picturesque Kennebec River, which offers scenic recreation. Enjoy kayaking, whitewater rafting, fishing and hunting, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and more. Take advantage of local hiking and biking trails, award-winning golf courses, and easily accessible ski resorts. This area is marked by picturesque waterways popular with bald eagles. Homes are available in the city, in several communities surrounding Augusta and – a few minutes further out – acreage is offered for those interested. Since this position offers shift work without call, you can live anywhere and commute. The hospital is just two minutes off Maine’s interstate. Portland is easily accessible from Augusta. This highly desirable city features a very active social scene centered in the popular Old Port district of eateries and nightclubs. Hundreds of Portland restaurants serve the finest seafood plus international fare from two dozen regions. Amenities include the convenient International Jetport, exciting semipro sports, scenic harborside dining, galleries and museums, live theater, an acclaimed symphony orchestra, and much more. Boston is 2.5 hours from Augusta. Contact us today to explore this excellent new position.

BAR HARBOR: We invite a skilled Orthopedic Surgeon to join an exceptional 25-bed hospital in this unique coastal location. This nationally-ranked Top 20 Critical Access Hospital is rated #1 in Maine. Become part of an excellent medical staff providing superior care to area residents and vacationers who come to this popular locale in all seasons. We offer an interesting, broad scope general orthopedic practice that you will assume from a senior surgeon who is preparing to retire. Surgeons with subspecialty interests will be supported. Though this is a solo practice, the current surgeon will be local and plans to help with call coverage. Additional coverage will be arranged through nearby surgeons or via locums to ensure a high quality of life. Join this established practice with an excellent team of clinical and administrative personnel providing expert support. This practice provides the highest standard of orthopedic care for adult and pediatric patients. The hospital’s well-equipped facilities include three ORs that support laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery and more. The hospital’s employed primary care practitioners present a steady stream of referrals. Additionally, plans are in the works to further enhance and expand the surgical facilities. This is a full time position, and your schedule may be flexible. Enjoy the convenience of outpatient facilities right on the hospital campus. This is an excellent opportunity to join a low-turnover organization where you will have a measurable impact with patients - and enjoy an amazing lifestyle in a beautiful, highly desirable community! You will earn a highly competitive compensation package with an excellent base salary, a sign-on bonus, paid relocation assistance, paid liability insurance with tail coverage, medical, dental, disability and life insurance, plenty of paid time off for sick leave and vacations, paid holidays, paid leave for your CME with a generous expense budget, participation in a retirement program and more. Assistance with your education debt is available. Come to the coast of Maine! Bar Harbor is the biggest town on bridge-connected Mount Desert Island – at 100+ square miles, the second largest island off the east coast. This is the site of spectacular Acadia National Park (voted “America’s Favorite Place”). With 50,000 acres of magnificent mountains and lakes, picturesque coastlines and welcoming campgrounds, Acadia offers thirty miles of groomed bicycle paths and a range of unique hiking trails appealing to the novice, or to advanced climbers. The second most popular national park in the east, Acadia hosts millions of visitors annually – people drawn to the scenic coastal landscapes, the peaceful ponds and lakes, the diverse trails, and the unique experience! Renowned as a tourist destination and a popular cruise ship stop, Bar Harbor hosts an impressive number of seafood restaurants and ice cream shops plus unique boutiques, whale-watching cruises, a Native American museum, and The Jackson Laboratory – a respected genetics research complex. Your recreational choices are unbeatable here! With local camping, hiking and climbing, biking and kayaking, fishing, sailing, cycling and golf, the warmer seasons offer countless options. In the wintertime, enjoy cross country skiing, ice fishing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. Bar Harbor is a terrific community for families! The local schools are top-rated, and homes are available in all price ranges on or off the island. Bar Harbor is 75 minutes from Bangor, Maine's third largest city, offering a convenient international airport, shopping malls, dozens of eateries, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, a first-rate children’s museum, riverfront festivals and concerts, and many other amenities. Live the dream! Contact us today for more information on this excellent new opportunity!

Caribou: We invite a friendly, skilled Orthopedic Surgeon to join 60 providers on the medical staff of an award-winning, community-owned 65-bed medical center where over 500 employees serve 35,000 residents around northeastern Maine. You will be impressed by this “Top Rural Hospital” – a multiple blue-ribbon hospital and Women’s Choice Award winner. Leapfrog has given this hospital an “A” Safety Score every year! They are rated in the top 2% of all US hospitals for health information and patient safety technology and are the “Employer and Provider of Choice” in healthcare for Northern Maine and beyond. Surgeons requiring H1b visa sponsorship are encouraged to apply. Expert legal counsel will be provided to manage the immigration process. You will be employed as a full time general orthopedic surgeon. Become part of a group with two fellow orthopedic surgeons (one is an upper-extremities specialist), a surgical podiatrist and two terrific advanced practice providers. You will see patients in a modern, comfortable office suite, and utilize five well-equipped surgical suites, supported by an anesthesiology team of two Physicians and four CRNAs. Several affiliated primary care practices provide an ongoing source of referrals. You will enjoy a well-rounded practice with an interesting mix of cases including joint replacement, sports medicine and more – and a limited amount of trauma surgery (major trauma and other critical cases are transported to the large tertiary medical center in Bangor, via air ambulance as appropriate). You can look forward to a convenient 4 day/week schedule and comfortable call, supported by a telephone triage system that screens after-hours calls to improve YOUR quality of life. You will earn a highly competitive salary plus excellent benefits including paid relocation to scenic Maine, paid liability insurance, health and dental insurance, life and disability insurance, paid time off for sick leave and vacations, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, participation in retirement plans, paid professional expenses, and more. Ongoing assistance with student loans is also available! Northern Maine is a wonderful place to live and work. Caribou is a dynamic, growing community that is economically, culturally and socially inviting. They have high quality public schools with a student-to-teacher ratio of just 14:1! Caribou boasts an extremely low crime rate, and recreation galore: A multi-million-dollar Recreation and Wellness Center offers indoor running, basketball, swimming and other programs for all ages, and other local facilities include a premier cross-country skiing venue, too. Rural northern Maine enjoys a picturesque four-season environment with abundant wildlife including moose, deer and bald eagles – reasons many seasonal visitors flock to the area to enjoy a quiet summer retreat, the spectacular colors of autumn, or a winter adventure. Enjoy breathtaking sunsets on area lakes, camping and hiking in peaceful forests, hunting and fishing, canoeing and kayaking on lakes and rivers, hiking and biking on paths for all skill levels, or snowmobiling or dogsledding across groomed trails. A commercial airport in neighboring Presque Isle (20 minutes away) offers direct flights to Newark daily. Many residents of northern Maine enjoy visiting Canada – Quebec City is a scenic five hour drive – or Bangor, Maine (Maine’s third largest city), a three hour drive south. Contact us today to learn more about this new opportunity!

Damariscotta: We invite a General Orthopedic Surgeon to join a well-established, hospital-owned practice in this charming seaside town in Maine's highly desirable Midcoast region, just one hour up the coast from Portland. The employer is a respected 38-bed community medical center and part of Maine’s largest healthcare system, which is ranked as one of America’s Best Large Employers for 2022. This nonprofit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Practice in a family-friendly workplace that is committed to compassionate caring and continuous improvement. You will have a key role in a growing hospital-based practice. This supportive, collaborative group has 3 Surgeons and 2 APPs, supported by an excellent practice team and engaged leadership. This group benefits from strong referrals from an active primary care network with more than a dozen employed physicians. This full time position offers a convenient 4 day/week schedule with light shared call. Practice in a beautiful new medical services building located right on the hospital campus and perform surgeries in 3 modern and well-equipped OR suites complete with laparoscopic and endoscopic equipment. Fully integrated EPIC electronic medical records help make the job easier. Teaching and mentorship opportunities arise when medical students and residents from Portland and Boston visit or rotate to the practice. You will earn a very competitive salary plus a cash sign on bonus. Benefits include paid relocation assistance, paid liability insurance, health and dental insurance, disability and life insurance, 6 weeks of paid vacation plus 8 paid holidays, participation in a retirement plan with employer matching, paid leave plus a budget for your CME, and more. Student loan assistance is also available. Damariscotta is listed as one of the Prettiest Coastal Towns in Maine. It is known as the Oyster Capital of New England, highlighted by the annual Oyster Celebration each June. This town is home to 2200 people including artists and professionals, working fishermen and lobstermen, multi-generational families and retirees – and many seasonal visitors. Residents enjoy great public schools plus an independent secondary school that attracts students from around the world. Additional community resources include a well-equipped YMCA, antique shops, art galleries and other stores, and dining that ranges from cafés to five-star dinner restaurants. You will find many family-friendly neighborhoods here, with options for in-town living, homes with a water view, or a quiet life on your own acreage just minutes inland. Recreational opportunities in this harbor town center around boating, with kayaking and sailing leading the list. Enjoy scenic hiking and biking paths, challenging golf, camping and fishing, and in the wintertime, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and snowmobiling too. This is an area with many lakes and rivers, along with easy access to nearby beaches and mountains. The college town of Brunswick is minutes away and offers a multiscreen movie theater, big-box shopping, and dozens of restaurants. Damariscotta is one hour from Portland, giving you easy access to the International Jetport, the historic Old Port district of clubs and restaurants, live music and theater, semi-pro sporting events, a wonderful symphony, and much more. Contact us today to learn more about living and practicing in this fantastic location.

Farmington: We seek a skilled Orthopedic Surgeon to join a busy surgical practice in this popular and growing college town in scenic west-central Maine. You will be employed by a Portland-based team of 13 Surgeons and 6 non-operative Specialists with combined expertise in trauma, reconstructive surgery, joint replacements, sports medicine, shoulder, elbow and hand surgery, and more. Experienced and newly trained Surgeons will be considered equally! In Farmington, you will assume a General Orthopedics role working alongside a seasoned Surgeon who specializes in joint replacement, plus a Sports Medicine physician, an experienced PA, and a podiatrist. This team provides state-of-the-art joint replacements (including total knee and hip replacements) plus carpal tunnel release, joint arthroscopy, fracture reduction, and foot and hand surgery. A comprehensive Physical Rehab and Sports Medicine department supports this program, as does the Portland-based team of Surgeons, PAs, NPs and Administrators who are committed to providing high quality medical/surgical care to patients of all ages throughout Maine. You will enjoy a convenient four day/week schedule – and you will have teaching opportunities too, when medical students and residents from Portland and Boston rotate to the hospital. You will practice in a progressive, award-winning 65-bed acute care community hospital that provides a wide range of services for more than 40,000 area residents. This nonprofit, patient-centered organization is part of Maine’s largest healthcare system. They boast excellent patient satisfaction ratings, and very low turnover. This medical center is nationally renowned for its innovative programs in rural healthcare. Their 40-member medical staff provides excellent colleague interaction and referral relationships! The Orthopedic group is based in a stunning medical arts building designed to remind you of the beautiful outdoors more than a hospital. If the open atrium and fireplace don’t impress you, the floor to ceiling windows with forest and garden views surely will! This structure has 3 modern operating suites and is conveniently attached to the medical center on a picturesque campus where the buildings sit nestled into pine trees, surrounded by nature trails and a spectacular garden ideal for picnics or meditation. You will earn a compensation package that includes a very competitive salary with bonus potential, paid relocation, paid liability insurance, medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, plenty of paid vacation time, more paid leave plus a generous budget for your CME, a retirement plan with employer matching – and generous assistance with your student loan debt too. This is your invitation to settle in a safe and friendly community amid unsurpassed natural beauty. Farmington is a popular college town in the scenic mountain foothills of west-central Maine – home to a branch of the University of Maine (ranked a Top-20 public Liberal Arts college) famous as a school for teachers. The charming downtown district is classic New England, where 19th Century brick storefronts house appealing shops, home-style eateries, bookstores and more, surrounded by vintage Victorian homes – exuding a quaint, welcoming ambiance. Residents in this area enjoy nearly unlimited four-season outdoor recreation activities. Enjoy scenic hiking in places like the pristine Rangeley lakes region and take in the panoramic views! More options include mountain and trail biking, a selection of challenging golf courses, hunting and fishing, and boating of all kinds – from kayaking to motorboating and waterskiing – and even whitewater rafting! In winter, try the local family-operated ski slopes, or visit Maine’s premier winter resorts just an hour away – including world-class skiing at Sugarloaf Mountain. This area is wonderful for singles or for families, with affordable real estate in Farmington or any of several surrounding towns. Choose among homes in suburban-type neighborhoods, on pristine lakes and streams, along lush mountain ridges, or adjacent to historic agricultural property. The local schools are excellent! You might settle in the popular Belgrade lakes region just thirty minutes from Farmington. Maine’s capital city, Augusta, is less than an hour away and offers extensive shopping and dining, a multiplex theatre, and a civic center hosting everything from concerts and sporting events. Farmington is less than two hours to Portland and the International Jetport, the hopping clubs in the Old Port district, hundreds of restaurants, all forms of music, art and culture, and several semi-pro sports teams too! Contact us today to learn more about this excellent new opportunity!

Machias, Maine: We invite an experienced SURGICAL Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join the respected medical staff of an independent hospital in this charming coastal community in beautiful Downeast Maine. Come to a welcoming town and enjoy a key role in this modern medical center focusing on surgical support. You will be First Assist in the OR, primarily for Orthopedic Surgery, and other surgical specialties (General, OB/GYN, etc.). You will practice alongside board certified surgeons, aided by an experienced OR team. Expect to spend mornings in the OR, and in the afternoons, see pre- and post-surgical patients primarily in the outpatient Orthopedics practice. Come to a community that attracts healthcare professionals for the lifestyle and quality of work and patient care you can provide. You will be employed by a 25-bed acute care hospital with state-of-the art technology that serves 30,000 residents. This organization is deeply committed to quality, patient safety and satisfaction, supported by an excellent leadership team. Enjoy secure hospital employment and earn a competitive salary with benefits including paid relocation assistance, paid license fees, health, dental and vision insurance, paid liability insurance, paid vacation time plus paid sick days and several paid holidays, paid leave plus a budget for your CME, a retirement plan with employer matching, and more. Assistance with your student loans is also available. Machias is on Maine’s scenic coast 90 minutes east of Bangor (Maine’s third largest city), and an hour from Maine’s border with Canada. This quaint, family-oriented New England town presents a real opportunity for those interested in “the traditional Maine way of life.” With excellent private, parochial and public schools, Machias is wonderful for families, or for empty nesters. Machias hosts a branch of the University of Maine, offering a variety of degree programs plus theater, dance, and more. Settle in an area known for breathtaking vistas, fascinating wildlife, and recreational galore in all seasons. Quiet harbors are dotted with working boats and pleasure craft. Local beaches feature powdery sand – and one beach is composed entirely of smooth, colorful stones that clatter musically in the surf. Browse enchanting antique shops and art galleries, and visit local restaurants serving pizza, the freshest seafood and much more. The “Blueberry Capital of the World,” Machias hosts an annual festival each summer when the streets of downtown come alive with delicious foods, art, crafts, and entertainment for the whole family. Machias is one of the safest small towns in New England.External link opens in new tab or window Housing options include ocean-view homes and lakefront properties, historic farms with abundant acreage, and all manner of in-town homes. If you dream of country living, you can find it here. Nearby Bangor is home to an international airport, shopping malls and theaters, museums, a casino/hotel, riverfront music and art festivals, and more. Machias is 65 miles from Acadia National Park (with 50,000 acres of parkland, “Golf Digest” level golf courses, and a hundred miles of trails for hiking and biking) and 200 miles from Portland. Contact us today to learn more about life on the coast of Maine!

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