Nationally ranked Orlando Health is seeking a Hepatologist in sunny Central Florida!
Location: Orlando, Florida
Internal Number: 850303
Orlando Health Medical Group is seeking a Hepatologist to join the Liver Center at the Digestive Health Institute, Orlando.
We are looking for a qualified hepatologist to manage disorders in the liver, and the biliary tree. The candidate should have had a minimum of 12-month training in Hepatology. The responsibilities of a hepatologist include consulting on patients with liver diseases in an outpatient and inpatient setting. In addition, the successful hepatologist, should exhibit compassion for patients and provide exceptional patient care. Finally, qualifications include possessing a vast knowledge of in the field of hepatology, strong teamwork skills, and solid verbal and written communication skills.
As one of the nation's most highly regarded digestive disease programs, the Orlando Health Digestive Health Institute offers comprehensive and coordinated care to evaluate, diagnose and treat a wide range of digestive diseases. Subspecialty services offered include advanced endoscopy, medical pancreatology, hepatology, neurogastroenterology and motility and inflammatory bowel diseases. The institute's team of globally respected physicians are?leaders in clinical research and postgraduate medical education. The institute boasts a very vibrant clinical research program that conducts cutting-edge trials in endoscopic tumor resection, pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer, IBD and hemostasis. The institute has recently secured ACGME approval for starting a gastroenterology fellowship and hosts several international symposiums throughout the year. The position is most ideal for candidates wanting to practice clinical gastroenterology or Hepatology in a hybrid setting where you get to be in an academic atmosphere but with the efficiency and benefits of private practice.
The Liver Center at the Orlando Health Digestive Health Institute cares for patients with a wide variety of liver diseases such as alcohol associated liver disease, metabolic dysfunction associated steatotic liver disease, chronic viral hepatitis, autoimmune liver disease, cirrhosis and its complications including hepatocellular carcinoma, vascular disorders of the liver, genetic disorders of the liver including hemochromatosis, alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency, and Wilson disease. Clinical research and clinical trials are an integral part of the Liver Center and the Hepatologist will have the opportunity to conduct clinical research studies.
Fellowship trained in Hepatology.
FL Medical License or ability to obtain FL Medical License.
Excellent brand recognition, with new patients seeking out Orlando Health's Digestive Health Institute for their care.
Integrated multidisciplinary and subspecialized practice environment.
Great pay-or mix with patients from top Orlando employers and Orlando Health team members.
Robust operational support and resources in a collaborative work environment.
Dynamic administration that fosters physician autonomy when it comes to clinical decision making and patient outcomes.?
Opportunity for growth and leadership development.????
Opportunity to expand an active research and innovation program.
Excellent compensation package, opportunity to make more based-on productivity.??
Benefits package includes time away for vacations and conferences, health/vision/dental insurance along with full malpractice coverage, disability coverage, deferred compensation and retirement savings options.?
Generous sign-on bonus with eligibility for an annual bonus.?
There is no state income tax.
Greater Orlando offers direct access to Florida's world-famous theme parks and attractions.?
Our lifestyle options have something for everyone, from the downtown districts for those enjoying a trendy urban flair, to family-oriented communities with top rated public and private schools.?
Ample outdoor activities including large public parks for kids and pets, hiking and biking trails, abundant lake access for kayaking, fishing and paddle-boarding, with Florida's beautiful beaches only an hour away.
Orlando Health Digestive Health Institute is a national and international destination for care, offering comprehensive and coordinated services to evaluate, diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions affecting the digestive tract and gastrointestinal organs, including the most complex cases. Led by renowned specialists in digestive health, the institute has distinguished itself worldwide in offering many diagnostic and treatment options available only at the most advanced centers, including artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities that improve diagnosis, treatment and outcomes. The institute brings internationally recognized digestive disease care to a new state-of-the-art facility in downtown Orlando as well as several satellite sites conveniently located within the Orlando Health system. The institute's scope of specialties and services include:
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Research and Physician Education
A few examples of what sets us apart include:
A commitment to innovation, leading-edge research and global educational initiatives
Among select facilities offering peroral endoscopic myotomy, extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) and NaviCam technology
One of very few programs in the world to integrate artificial intelligence (AI) with endoscopic ultrasound procedures to improve performance
Development of technology, together with industry partners, that integrates AI with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) to reduce radiation exposure to patients and providers
Collaboration with professional and industry partners to integrate AI in endoscopic technology to detect early cancer in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
A team that includes authors of more than 2,000 peer-reviewed journals articles and the best-selling endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) textbook in the world, Endosonography
Future plans for the institute include:
Developing an evidence-based protocol for the management of colon polyps utilizing leading-edge techniques and technologies
Establishing a liver transplant program
Becoming home to the most comprehensive motility unit in the southern United States
Creating subspecialty fellowships in hepatology, motility and IBD, in addition to gastrointestinal and advanced endoscopy fellowships
Hosting the largest institution-sponsored endoscopy/EUS congress in the United States
Located in downtown Orlando and serving Central Florida for more than 100 years, Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center (ORMC) is an 808-bed surgical, medical, and emergency acute-care hospital. It is one of the largest tertiary facilities in the region and the organization's flagship hospital.
With advanced technology and expertise in numerous areas of specialty, including trauma, cardiovascular, stroke, neuroscience, orthopedic and surgical services, Orlando Health ORMC provides a complete continuum of care. World-renowned as Central Florida's only Level I Trauma Center, Orlando Health ORMC also is recognized for excellence with an American Burn Association Verified Burn Center and Joint Commission-certified hip and knee joint replacement, spine surgery, and comprehensive stroke programs.
Orlando Health ORMC works closely with systemwide cancer, heart and vascular, digestive health, neuroscience and orthopedic institutes also located on the downtown Orlando Health campus, as well as the specialty Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and Orlando Health Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies.
Combining compassion with experience and knowledge, our team provides patients with the highest quality of care. Our efforts have earned us numerous quality and safety recognitions over the years, including:
Best Regional Hospital – U.S. News & World Report, 2023-2024
Ranked No. 2 in the Orlando Metro Area and No. 7 in Florida
Nationally ranked in four categories: cardiology, heart and vascular surgery; gastroenterology and GI surgery; pulmonology and lung surgery; urology
Rated high performing in 12 areas: aortic valve surgery; COPD; colon cancer surgery; diabetes; heart attack; heart bypass surgery; heart failure; kidney failure; knee replacement; leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma; lung cancer surgery; stroke
Orlando Health, headquartered in Orlando, Florida, is a not-for-profit healthcare organization with $8.1 billion of assets under management that serves the southeastern United States. Founded more than 100 years ago, the healthcare system is recognized around the world for Central Florida’s only pediatric and adult Level I Trauma program as well as the only state-accredited Level II Adult Trauma Center in Pinellas County. It is the home of the nation’s largest neonatal intensive care unit under one roof, the only system in the southeast to offer open fetal surgery to repair the most severe forms of spina bifida, the site of an Olympic athlete training facility and operator of one of the largest and highest performing clinically integrated networks in the region. Orlando Health has pioneered life-changing medical research and its Graduate Medical Education program hosts more than 350 residents and fellows.
The 3,238-bed system includes 23 hospitals and emergency departments – 18 of which are currently operational with five coming soon. The system also includes nine specialty institutes, more than 100 adult and pediatric primary care practices, skilled nursing facilities, an in-...patient behavioral health facility under the management of Acadia Healthcare, and more than 60 outpatient facilities that include imaging and laboratory services, wound care centers, home healthcare services in partnership with LHC Group, and urgent care centers in partnership with FastMed Urgent Care. More than 4,000 physicians, representing more than 100 medical specialties and subspecialties have privileges across the Orlando Health system, which employs more than 25,000 team members and more than 1,200 physicians. In FY22, Orlando Health served nearly 142,000 inpatients and 3.9 million outpatients. The healthcare system provided more than $782 million in total value to the communities it serves in the form of charity care, community benefit programs and services, community building activities and more in FY 21, the most recent period for which this information is available.
We encourage you to visit our website at www.orlandohealth.com/medicalgroup