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Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist

Opportunity Criteria

ProfessionPhysician (MD,DO, Resident)
SpecialtyAnesthesiology : Cardiothoracic
Loan RepaymentNot Specified
Salary RangeNot Specified
Employment TypeFull Time
Bonuses OfferedSign-on

Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Faculty Positions

The Cleveland Clinic, one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers is growing its team of Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologists at our Main Campus in Cleveland, Ohio. We are inviting early and mid-career Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologists to join our expanding practice with the anticipation of increased volume of cases in the upcoming year.

Our team is comprised of highly trained and skilled physicians, residents, fellows and CRNAs. We are seeking highly motivated, and team-oriented individuals who seek to begin or continue their career with an opportunity to explore the pathways to advance their professional career within four career tracks as Master Clinician, Clinician Educator, Clinician Researcher or Clinician Scientist.

Clinical activities include all types and complexity of cardiac, thoracic, vascular, and interventional cardiology procedures, including heart and lung transplantations and mechanical cardiac support devices.

Our adult cardiothoracic anesthesiology fellowship is the largest program in the country and accepts 18 fellows per year, with all staff participating in educational activities in the operating theater as well as, in-person or remote learning sessions.

Cardiothoracic anesthesiologists at the Cleveland Clinic hold an academic rank in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. Support for academic, research and advancement activities are available and provided as appropriate.

We strive for a work-life balance, between a dynamic surgical schedule with personal and family needs and expectations.

The Cleveland Clinic Main Campus is in Cleveland, Ohio, a growing mid-western city with international flair, a vibrant downtown, family-oriented neighborhoods, excellent schools, safe communities, affordable real estate, and abundance of outdoor activities. Find out here how great it is to live in Cleveland! 

Position description:

-Staff physician-led anesthesia teams caring for cardiac, thoracic, vascular surgical and interventional cardiology patients.

-Generous support for non-clinical activity and professional advancement, which includes up to 10 CME weekdays, and participation in professional and national society activities.

-Compensation package that is well above the 85% national average, which includes enterprise-matched deferred compensation.


-Commitment to work within a team with empathy and integrity

-Medical degree from accredited university or medical school (or foreign equivalent)

-Board certified (or eligible) by the American Board of Anesthesiology

-Fellowship training (or equivalent experience) in Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

-Diplomate status in Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography by the National Board of Echocardiography (or foreign equivalent)

-Ohio medical license eligibility

Interested Candidates are to submit their Curriculum Vitae, and encouraged to share a Cover Letter

About Us

Cleveland Clinic's vision is to become the best place for care and the best place to work in healthcare. We are committed to providing a safe, stable, and financially fulfilling work environment.  Even in these uncertain times, Cleveland Clinic is ambitiously investing in growth. Being a physician-led organization means doing what is best for the patients, every day. 

Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body.

Cleveland Clinic is a nonprofit, multispecialty academic medical center that's recognized in the U.S. and throughout the world for its expertise and care. Cleveland Clinic integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, it was founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion and innovation. Cleveland Clinic has pioneered many medical breakthroughs, including coronary artery bypass surgery and the first face transplant in the United States. U.S. News & World Report consistently names Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation’s best hospitals in its annual “America’s Best Hospitals” survey. Among Cleveland Clinic’s 80,642 employees worldwide are more than 5,743 salaried physicians and researchers, and 20,166 registered nurses and advanced practice providers, representing 140 medical specialties and subspecialties. Cleveland Clinic is a 6,690-bed health system that includes a 173-acre main campus near downtown Cleveland, 23 hospitals, more than 270 outpatient facilities, including locations in northeast Ohio; southeast Florida; Las Vegas, Nevada; Toronto, Canada; Abu Dhabi, UAE; and London, England. In 2023, there were 13.7 million total outpatient visits, 323,000 hospital admissions and observations, and 301,000 surgical cases throughout Cleveland Clinic’s health system. Patients came for treatment from every state and 185 countries. 

Cleveland Clinic has been named one of America's Best Employers for Diversity in 2023. 



Our Culture

Cleveland Clinic values a culture where caregivers integrate diversity and inclusion throughout the enterprise. We respect and appreciate our similarities and differences; they enable us to better serve our patients, one another, and our global communities.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Smoke/drug free environment.


Any application submitted without a CV will delay the review process

Please be advised that all information entered in your application will only be shared with Cleveland Clinic and will not be distributed to third parties.

About the Community

Cleveland is part of Northeast Ohio which is composed of six metropolitan areas. Each of them provides affordable real estate, excellent schools, safe communities as well as an abundance of outdoor activities. Find out here how great it is to live in Cleveland!

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