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Pediatric Plastic, Craniofacial & Reconstructive Surgeon - Fort Worth, TX, USA

Job Description

Opportunity Information

Cook Children's Health Care System, based in Fort Worth, Texas, has initiated a national search for a BC/BE Pediatric Plastic Surgeon who has fellowship training and a demonstrable proficiency in Pediatric Plastic, Craniofacial & Cleft Surgery to join our new Medical Center in Prosper, Texas.

This is an opportunity to join a well-established team of three full-time and one part-time Pediatric Plastic Surgeons supported by Advanced Practice Providers as they attend to patients presenting with the entire spectrum of simple and complex pediatric plastic diagnoses. Cook Children’s is committed to securing a Plastic Surgeon whose professional, social, and economic interests would lend themselves to a long-term fit within the patient focused culture present within our institution, medical staff, and community.

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must have completed a one year, recognized, comprehensive pediatric craniofacial and cleft specialty training program (a case list is required), be board certified/board eligible in Plastic Surgery. Must be qualified to obtain an unrestricted Texas Medical License before commencing employment.

About Cook Children's

Cook Children's Health Care System  is one of the country’s leading vertically-integrated pediatric health care organizations. Cook Children’s represents an award-winning, not-for-profit system of seamless health care designed to fulfill our Promise; “ Knowing that every child’s life is sacred, it is the Promise of Cook Children’s to improve the health of every child through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.

Based in Fort Worth, Texas , Cook Children’s primary referral region includes Collin, Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, and the integrated system has more than 60 primary, specialty and urgent care offices throughout Texas, and has served hundreds of international patients, as well as those from all 50 states. Cook Children’s Health Care System is comprised of a medical center, physician network, home health company, pediatric surgery center, health plan, Child Study Center, Health Services, Inc., and health foundation.

Medical Center Details:

  • 477 pediatric beds and treats infants, children, teens and young adult patients ages 0-21 throughout Texas, as well as nationally and internationally.
  • At nearly 1.6 million square feet, the campus serves as the main site of Cook Children’s Health Care System. This includes the medical center, Dodson specialty clinics and north and south inpatient towers.
  • In addition to the main Fort Worth campus, other Cook Children’s locations include multiple regional specialty clinics, urgent care centers, neighborhood clinics, primary care offices, surgery centers and home health offices.
  • In 2019, Cook Children’s expanded to provide services to families in Prosper, Texas and the surrounding communities.
  • To date, services offered include primary care, ambulatory surgery, urgent care, specialty care, imaging and outpatient laboratory services.
  • Cook Children's Prosper Medical Center and retail pharmacy opened January 2023.

We are one of the nation's premier private children's health care systems and have consistently been ranked by U.S. News and World Report within the top 50 Best Children's Hospitals. One of Cook Children’s Medical Center’s most prestigious awards is being Magnet ®  designated, the international gold standard of nursing excellence, four consecutive times. This makes the medical center the first free standing, pediatric hospital in North Texas, and the 10th in the world, to receive this prestigious designation.

Cook Children’s is an EOE/AA, M/F/Disability/Vet

For more information regarding this opportunity:

To be considered as a candidate, please fill out an online application.  You will find the application by clicking here  and then clicking on a link asking you to "log in now" towards the bottom of the page.  Then just click "register" and fill out the forms that will follow.

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Contact Email: crystal.hernandez@cookchildrens.org
Employer: Cook Childrens Physician Network
Location: Fort Worth, TX, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Pediatrics
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