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Endocrinologist - Including Transgender Medicine - Allentown, PA, USA

Job Description

At Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), we continually go the extra mile to further our mission to heal, comfort and care for the people of our community. Each one of our 19,000 colleagues contributes to this mission and helps make all communities we serve healthier - and better - places in which to live. Our health care professionals provide  amazing care every day !

Practice Overview:

  • Our new associate will join 12 other endocrinologists who enjoy a favorable call schedule and the benefits of working for the areas largest employer
  • Work with metabolic abnormalities of transgender and HIV patients 1 day per week
  • Opportunity to teach fellows/residents/medical students
  • Eligibility for faculty appointment at the University of South Florida, LVHNs academic affiliate
  • In office procedures include continuous glucose monitoring, thyroid ultrasound, and thyroid biopsies
  • They see patients at both inpatient and outpatient settings
  • LVHN has a dedicated Endocrine testing unit and active outpatient diabetes teaching program to assist with CGMS, insulin pump starts and education and classes for patients with DM1 and DM2
  • Monthly Endocrinology Journal Club/Case Review 
  • 2 Pediatric Endocrinologists on staff
  • Opportunity to participate and mentor residents & fellows in a clinical and QI research projects
  • Our Division participates in a multidisciplinary Endocrine Tumor Board

Job Qualifications:  

  • A network champion for Endocrinology and a passion for the clinical work
  • Must be Board certified or Board Eligible
  • A current PA Medical License or ability to obtain one is required

Benefits & Perks:

  • Attractive Work Schedule
  • Highly Competitive compensation with a superb benefits package
  • Low-cost health insurance for employees and their families
  • Generous CME allowance and time
  • Top-tier retirement programs
  • Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage
  • Relocation Assistance

At LVHN, our core values: Compassion, Integrity, Collaboration and Excellence , guide our decision making and behaviors. We bring our values to life through our actions and commitment to an inclusive and equitable workplace in which everyone feels like they belong and utilize their full potential. That is how each of our 19,000 colleagues create exceptional experiences in a safe and secure environment for our patients and their loved ones, and for one another. 

Contact Email: Catherine.Sommers@lvhn.org
Employer: Lehigh Valley Health Network
Location: Allentown, PA, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Endocrinology
Salary Range: