General / Trauma Surgeon - Lafayette, CO

SCL Health Medical Group - Front Range, Greater Denver, CO

  • Specialty: Surgery
  • Posted: 9/11/2019
  • Shift: Variable Shift
  • Job Number: 19007248
  • Location: Greater Denver, CO

About Us:

SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcareorganization dedicated to improving the health of the people andcommunities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded bythe Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.6 billion healthnetwork provides comprehensive, coordinated care through 10 hospitals,more than 100 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health andsafety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.

Opportunity Description:
SCL Health Medical Group out of Colorado has a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Surgeon to join an established level II trauma program and general surgical practice in Lafayette, CO. 
The General and Trauma Surgeon will be joining an established elective general surgical practice as well as take trauma call at Good Samaritan Medical Center. Some highlights you can expect are as follows. 
  • Join four other quality surgeons
  • Work with four amazing Advanced Practice Professionals to help with patients and rounding
  • Once established, can expect about a 50/50 split between general elective and trauma
  • 24 hour call for Trauma and General Surgery is 6 primary shifts (in house) per month and 7 backup shifts per month plus regularly scheduled hours in the elective practice
  • Robot available
  • Excellent compensation and benefits package


  • Medical or Osteopathic doctor with 1+ years experience, preferred
  • Board Certified in General Surgery, required
  • Board Certified/Eligible in Critical Care, preferred
  • ATLS required
  • Vascular experience a plus
  • Advanced laparoscopy experience a plus
  • Licensed in CO or able to obtain
  • Must live or be willing to live within 30 minutes of Good Samaritan Medical Center in Lafayette, CO

About the area

If you are a collaborative provider who puts patients first, you’re an excellent fit for SCL Health’s mission-based not-for-profit health ministry. You’ll find you can deliver big-city medicine with high acuity throughout Denver’s welcoming communities. Join us here at SCL Health, delivering holistic care that heals patients — mind, body and spirit.

Interested in joining us?

Paula Krob

I would be happy to help you with any questions you might have about this position. You can apply online below or contact me, and I will get back in touch with you shortly.

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