PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION PHYSICIAN OPPORTUNITY
North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic, a community-based Duke Orthopaedics faculty practice, seeks an academic spinal fellowship-trained board certified or board eligible Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician to join its group of eight surgeons, one podiatrist and one retiring physiatrist. This position is a community-based academic opportunity with a ready-made referral base of primary care physicians, the orthopedists within the group and the established practice of the current physician. The selected individual will have the advantages of Duke resources in the structure of a private practice financial model. The individual will have the opportunity to be involved in teaching for the residency and fellowship training programs, and research opportunities at the main Duke campus. The position offers an initial competitive salary guarantee for two years.
The practice is housed on the Durham/Chapel Hill border just a few miles off campus. There is physical therapy and hand/occupational therapy adjacent to the practice. The physician will have access to a local ambulatory surgical center for procedures.
The practice is located in the heart of North Carolina’s greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill. The area offers many options in housing and choices for active outdoor and social lives. The Research Triangle Park, a globally prominent high-tech research and development center conceived around the three academic centers in the region, has made the area culturally diverse, economically resilient, and nationally recognized as a great place to live and work.
About North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic at Duke University
Duke Orthopaedics is one of the largest Academic Orthopaedic Departments in the United States. The program is ranked high nationally in all three major missions- Surgical Residency Program, Funding from NIH and Clinical Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. In 2021 we will perform more than 200,000 ambulatory patient encounters in our 15 clinics across the Triangle region of North Carolina.