Growing Neuroscience Institute seeking Neurosurgeon

Opportunity Criteria

SpecialtyNeurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery : Neurosurgical Trauma
Candidate TypeMD, DO
Visa AcceptedNo J1 or H1
Salary RangeNot Specified
Loan RepaymentNot Specified
Employment TypeFull Time
Bonuses OfferedNone

Opportunity Details

Premier Health /Wright State University in Dayton Ohio are seeking a Neurosurgeon with expertise in, and vascular neurosurgery as well as general neurosurgery with an interest in trauma. The Chief of the newly established Division of Neurosurgery is seeking neurosurgeon(s) who are interested in having a robust clinical practice, teaching opportunities, program building, research and device development. They would join an already existing practice of six neurosurgeons which is a part of a rapidly growing Comprehensive Neuroscience Institute with divisions in neurosurgery, interventional neurology, neurocritical care and neurology.

The primary admitting hospital is Miami Valley Hospital, a state of art, 974-bed Level I Trauma Center and designated Primary Stroke Center. Premier Health Partners also comprises three other area hospitals for a total of nearly 1900 beds. The health system is affiliated with Wright State University, offering support/protected time for basic science research interests, medical student and residency teaching opportunities as well as collaborations with engineering for device development. Miami Valley Hospital is a teaching hospital for numerous residency programs including general surgery, neurology and orthopedics. It offers many teaching opportunities with the primary goal of establishing a new neurosurgery residency program.

Hospital & Practice Highlights:

  • Busy cranial and clinical practice opportunity with call cover
  • Miami Valley Hospital currently runs 3-4 Block OR’s with neuroteam coverage 5 days per week specifically for neurosurgery
  • 20 bed Neuro-ICU with 24hr neurocritical care service
  • Mid-level practitioner support
  • Stryker and Stealth Navigation
  • Varian TrueBeam at MVH
  • 3T MRI
  • Epic System for Electronic Medical Records
  • Academic appointment at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
  • Program building and leadership opportunities including the eventual development of a neurosurgery residency program
  • Neuroscience and Engineering Collaborative Research Building currently under construction on Wright State University campus
  • Protected time for research including basic science, translational and clinical. New Neurosurgery lab at Wright State University (only 15 minutes from MVH) with countless opportunities to do research and network with others
  • Collaborative support from the Chair of Neurology & Brage Golding Distinguished Professor and Chair of Research in development of multi-disciplinary approach to patient care and cutting edge research
  • Synergies with engineering department create opportunities in bioengineering, biomechanics and new instrument development
  • Competitive compensation and relocation

About Miami Valley Hospital

Miami Valley Hospital is the largest health care provider in the Dayton area with 990 staffed beds. In the Dayton area:

  • Only Level I Trauma Center
  • First High-Risk Maternity and Level III neonatal intensive care unit in the same facility
  • Only Adult Burn Center
  • CareFlight Air and Mobile ICU ambulance service
  • Comprehensive gynecological oncology program
  • Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • Award-winning neuroscience program
  • Area's largest center for emergency heart care, angioplasty for heart attack patients, structural heart and Watchman procedures
  • Area's first robotic surgery program, including the Brethern Center, a training center for surgeons and residents

The hospital is served by 6,200 employees and 1,350 physicians in 69 primary and specialty medical practice areas. It holds Magnet Status in nursing, along with all the Premier Health Facilities.  Ranked 4th among Ohio Hospitals in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report rankings, highest in southwest Ohio; named one of the nation's top 100 hospitals by IBM Watson Health and received Distinguished Hospital Aware for Clinical Excellence from HealthGrades for 5th consecutive year.

Miami Valley Hospital is a member of Premier Health, with two additional campuses at Miami Valley Hospital North in Englewood, and Miami Valley Hospital South in Centerville.

About Premier Health

Based in Dayton, Ohio, Premier Health provides

  • Services to patients throughout a nine-county region
  • Operates five hospitals; Miami Valley Hospital, Miami Valley North Hospital, Miami Valley South Hospital, Atrium Medical Center and Upper Valley Medical Center
  • Offers large primary and specialty care network along with home health services
  • Second largest employer in the region with over 14,000 employees and 2,300 physicians
  • Largest healthcare system in Southwest Ohio

About the Community

Dayton is among U.S. News and World Report's 2016 "Best Places to Live"

As the birthplace of aviation the sky is certainly the limit when it comes to the endless quality of life amenities that the Dayton area has to offer. Among the many reason why the greater Dayton area is your destination are diverse neighborhoods, great school systems, superior healthcare and a host of leisure activities.

Dayton boasts culturally rich museums and visual art centers – The Dayton Art Institute and the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery to name two- and the Dayton Area recently celebrated the grand opening of the Schuster Performing Arts Center. The venue hosts performances, exhibits, and events from first class world touring groups and popular community organizations such as the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, the Dayton Opera, and the Dayton Ballet.

The United States Air Force Museum, the oldest and largest military and aviation museum in the country, features a fascinating collection of both modern and old-fashioned flight apparatus.

Facility & Address

  • Premier Health - Miami Valley Hospital
  • 1 Wyoming Street Dayton OH 45409


Contact Information

Teresa Spanel Resident & Fellow Physician Recruiter/Support



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