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Arthroplasty Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery
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Edmonton
Royal Alexandra Hospital
20-RAH-SUR-ORTH-LOC-08
2020-05-20
2020-06-03  Time: 23:59
2020-08-01
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
Position located in: Edmonton Zone To learn more about this zone
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The Section of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Alberta Health Services invites applications for a full-time locum orthopaedic surgeon with sub-specialty training in hip and knee joint reconstruction.

The Section of Orthopaedic Surgery presently consists of 44 surgeons and provides services to the City of Edmonton and surrounding communities including Northern Alberta, Northern British Columbia, and the Northwest Territories. The Section provides specialized care in all aspects of Orthopaedic Surgery including Arthroplasty, Foot and Ankle, Oncology, Paediatrics, Spine, Sports Medicine, Trauma and Upper Extremity. The Division of Orthopaedic Surgery has a training program of 20 residents and provides fellowship opportunities in Trauma, Arthroplasty, Sports Medicine, Spine, Foot and Ankle and Paediatrics and Upper Extremity Surgery.

The successful candidate will have completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery and will be a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. They must have completed fellowship training in hip and knee reconstruction. They must be eligible for a full, unrestricted license by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. The applicant will have demonstrated excellence as a clinician and will be involved in resident and fellow education. This position is primarily located at the Royal Alexandra Hospital.

The anticipated start date is August 1, 2020. Compensation is fee for service, according to the schedule of medical benefits of Alberta. We are an equal opportunity employer, and are strongly committed to diversity. However, in accordance with Canadian law, preference will be given to Canadian citizens or permanent residents. Applications will be considered until the position is filled.

Compensation is fee for service, according to the schedule of medical benefits of Alberta


Applications, accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae, a letter stating clinical/teaching/research interests along with three confidential letters sent directly from the referee, with the names and contact information of the referees clearly stated on the application should be directed to:

Dr. Paulose Paul

Orthopaedic Lead, Edmonton Zone

Room 404 Community Services Centre

Royal Alexandra Hospital

10240 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T5H 3V9

Attention: Sonia Silva, Administrative Assistant



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