Orthopedic Surgeon

Enjoy 1:8 call as well as $615,000 plus wRVU and quality bonuses

Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Income Potential:
Up to $615,000.00*
Signing Bonus:
Loan Forgiveness:
Job Number:
Posted Date:
Recruiter's Name:
Michelle Baker
Contact Number:
(469) 524-1518
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
Start Date:
Available Shifts:
1:8 Call
Job Type:

Join a 250+ provider system, hospital-employed, multi-specialty group, including a busy and well-established orthopedic surgery group of 7 orthopedic surgeons, 7 NP/PAs and 1 Physiatrist/Pain Specialist. Enjoy a busy practice by joining a hospital system that employs 85% of the region’s primary care providers. This office sees 200-300 patients per day. Operate in a Level III Trauma Center with 306 acute care beds and 32 OR suites.
  • $615,000 base salary plus wRVU production bonuses starting year 1 and additional quality bonuses starting year 2
  • 1:8 call
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • 25 days of paid time off plus 5 days off for CME as well as a full benefits package
  • Supporting a 700,000+ service area population
  • Hospital-employed opportunity—awarded “Best Places to Work” by Modern Healthcare

Our practice location is a family-friendly college town with a sophisticated medical community. Located on the Mississippi River just 90 minutes from St. Louis, our cost of living is about 14% below the national average, and our city received an overall A-grade from Niche.
  • 100,000+ metro area with nationally ranked schools, both private and public, as well as a Division I University with NCAA athletes and performing arts center
  • Abundant outdoor activities, expansive city parks system as well as nearby national forest and state parks that allow for hiking, biking, kayaking, and camping
  • Nationally ranked golf course as well as fine arts, shopping, dining and entertainment
  • Regionally airport with quick access to international airports and hubs

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.