Orthopedic Surgeon

Opportunity Criteria

SpecialtyOrthopedic Surgery
Candidate TypeMD, DO
Visa AcceptedNo J1 or H1
Salary RangeNot Specified
Loan RepaymentYes
Employment TypeFull Time
Bonuses OfferedNone

Orthopedic Surgeon in Emporia, Kansas

Newman Regional Health (NRH) is seeking a full-time orthopedic surgeon to join our well established primary and multi-specialty care clinic. In partnership with OrthoKansas, an established regional provider of choice for orthopedic services, NRH provides orthopedic and sports medicine services to patients across the multi-county community. Our partnership with OrthoKansas has proven to provide comprehensive and highly specialized orthopedic care for our patients to stay active and healthy – close to home.


Newman Regional Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine is a provider based Rural Health Clinic located in Emporia Kansas. Primary responsibilities include inpatient and outpatient clinical care for assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of patients. Collaboration is ongoing with OrthoKansas physicians and optional surgical rotations at Lawrence Memorial Hospital (LMH) are available.

Successful candidates will be well-grounded in the basic science of orthopedic surgery, using exceptional clinical judgement to offer thorough and exemplary patient care. We expect our surgeons to possess a blend of technical knowledge and empathy, enabling them to improve the health of patients.

Our surgeons provide high-quality direct patient care managing a clinic volume of 20-25 patients per day. Advanced practice providers in the clinic assist physicians in managing patients; therefore, supervision and collaboration is required.
Newman Regional Health and OrthoKansas provide the guidance and care for Emporia State University’s athletic department and area athletes. We encourage success in our physician group through physician shared governance with a focus on providing outstanding patient care in a collaborative environment.


Board certified or eligible for certification orthopedic surgeon
New graduates will be strongly considered. Our physician partners are committed to mentoring
any new graduate that is hired.


The position includes a highly competitive base salary; sign on bonus, relocation and loan
repayment benefits, generous CME stipend, retirement plans, and other benefits.


Newman Regional Health is a not-for-profit 25-bed Critical Access Hospital owned by the
citizens of Lyon County, Kansas. Recognized as a Level IV Trauma Center, Newman Regional
Health provides inpatient acute and medical rehabilitation services along with a full range of
emergency and outpatient care to patients of all ages in Lyon County and surrounding areas in
East Central Kansas. Newman Regional Health offers 24/7 care with a newly renovated, stateof-
the-art 19-bed emergency room and 10-bed Clinical Decision Unit. With a mission to
improve health in the community by providing high quality care, Newman Regional Health
receives recognition as a top Critical Access Hospital each year.
Newman Regional Health Medical Partners (NRHMP) is a provider-based Rural Health Clinic
located on the hospital campus in the Medical Office Building. NRHMP consists of both primary
and specialty care to include family practice, pediatrics, cardiology, general surgery, and
orthopedics and sports medicine. For more information please visit our webpage at

Newman Regional Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine has partnered with OrthoKansas, a
regional provider of choice. OrthoKansas is a team of board-certified and fellowship trained
surgeons in all areas of orthopedic health, including sports injuries. OrthoKansas is recognized
with the Joint Commissions’ Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Total Hip and Knee
Replacement Certification. For more information please visit http://www.lmh.org/getcare/orthokansas


Emporia is located in the beautiful Kansas Flint Hills and is home to over 33,000 people. It is a
perfect community to get out and enjoy the outdoors through scenic drives, cycling, disc
golfing, or fishing and hunting. Emporia is also kid-centric with parks and activities through the
Emporia Recreation Center and Emporia Main Street. Culture and nightlife are rich with arts,
theatre and music, as well as local breweries and wineries. Visiting the downtown Emporia
Historic District is truly a unique shopping and great food experience. Emporia is home to the
Emporia State University Hornets and the Flint Hills Technical College Wranglers.
For more information please visit https://emporiakschamber.org or

Contact Us

To learn more about this opportunity please contact Nikki Woolfolk, our Physician Recruitment Specialist

Facility & Address

  • LMH Health
  • Lawrence KS 66044


Contact Information

Nickole Vallejo-Kinney Physician Recruitment Coordinator


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