Cardio-Thoracic Surgeon With Primary Focus on General Thoracic Surgery


Posted 11 months ago

TriHealth Heart Institute (THI) in conjunction with the TriHealth Cancer Institute (TCI) is seeking a sixth Cardio-Thoracic (CT) Surgeon to add to our existing team of five active surgeons. 
The Ideal Candidates will have:
-Primary clinical focus with appropriate training and expertise in General Thoracic Surgery (including lung, airway, esophageal, and chest wall surgical procedures) and also minimally-invasive approaches
-Secondary clinical focus with appropriate training and expertise in Cardiac Surgery (including coronary revascularization, valve, and aortic surgery and mechanical circulatory support)

The candidate must possess excellent communication skills and promote a collegial approach to patient care. ABTS Board-certified/Board-eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.

THI CT Surgeons lead the region in performing minimally- invasive cardiac and thoracic surgical procedures. We have a long history of providing top quartile, evidence-based, process-oriented, and outcome-driven care in our two flagship acute care hospitals, Good Samaritan Hospital (GSH) and Bethesda North Hospital (BNH). We have Post-surgical Universal Bed Units where patients stay postoperatively until discharge (includes in-unit Care Coordination, Social Work, and Pharmacy support). We have experienced, attentive, and dedicated NP/APRNs and office support staff.

The TriHealth Cancer Institute is the largest provider of oncology care in the Greater Cincinnati region and diagnoses 4,000 new cancer cases a year with over 600 new lung cancer cases. THI and TCI together sponsor and staff weekly/bi-weekly Multi-Disciplinary Lung Clinics in two ambulatory settings and Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board meetings at both GSH and BNH.

We also have developed a lung cancer screening program, genomic tumor board for lung cancer, patient navigation, and the outpatient services of nutrition, mental health services, smoking cessation, social work, financial counseling and a cancer wellness program. The collaboration of THI and TCI is a model of oncology care in bringing together dedicated professionals to the care continuum that is necessary to deliver the cancer care that patients want and deserve.

THI and TCI wield the power of the full TriHealth system, which has been named among the country’s Top 100 Most Integrated Health Networks 13 times. A large innovative system with an integrated primary care and specialty care network of more than 700 employed physicians, TriHealth is anchored by our two acute care hospitals and linked to more than 130 additional sites of care. We are an innovative, physician-led organization, recognized as a “Top 100 Integrated” Health System for more than a decade and also designated a “Top 15 Health System” by Truven Health Analytics.

Our excellence in cardiovascular care has been recognized by Truven Health Analytics, US News and World Report, Healthgrades and Consumer Reports.

For more than 20 years, TriHealth cancer programs have merited accreditation by the American College of Surgeons. More recently, we’ve been recognized by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) Certification Program.

A great place to call home, Cincinnati is ranked #9 on Forbes’ list of “The Best Cities for Raising a Family” and fifth on the publication’s list of most affordable metro areas. It was recently named one of the trendiest cities in the country by Attractive relocation packages are available.

Join a team that makes a difference every day. You will enjoy a highly competitive starting salary with sign-on bonus and productivity incentives. Comprehensive benefits including wellness and retirement programs and opportunities for leadership and professional development make TriHealth the place to bring your expertise and passion for patient-focused care. Interested candidates contact or send your CV to:

Melissa Jansing, TriHealth Physician Recruiter
859 653 1392

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