Spine Surgeon in Shreveport, LA
Ochsner Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport is seeking a Spine Surgeon interested in joining a thriving clinical-academic practice within the Department of Neurosurgery.
Our neurosurgical team has long been recognized for rendering high quality, compassionate care using state-of –the-art technology.LSU Health, in partnership with Ochsner Health System has the area’s only Neuro ICU, Stroke Team, and Neuroradiology facility.
Candidates must be fellowship trained and/or have significant experience in complex spine surgery. Applicants must be BE/ BC. Experience in spinal reconstruction surgery, spine trauma and minimally invasive spinal surgery is desired. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience and academic activities.
Responsibilities include teaching of residents, medical students and direct patient care. Clinical/ basic research opportunities are available.
Shreveport is located in the northwest corner of Louisiana, 15 miles from Texas, and 185 miles directly east of Dallas on Interstate 20. Shreveport and its sister city across the Red River (Bossier City) have a population of just over 250,000. City amenities include a full-time symphony orchestra, minor league sports, riverfront aquarium, the American Rose Center, a full calendar of riverfront arts and music festivals, and much more. We enjoy the ambience of a smaller city and the resources of many larger metropolitan areas. Being located in extreme northwestern Louisiana, our climate is closer to that of Atlanta or Birmingham than to that of New Orleans. The low cost of living, pleasant climate, and excellent schools make Shreveport a wonderful place to raise a family.
LSUHSC – Shreveport is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.