Balboa Nephrology in conjunction with Sharp Memorial Hospital is seeking a BC/BE Transplant Surgeon to join our transplant program. The candidate will be involved in all aspects of the coordination, organization and growth of the kidney and pancreas transplant program.Key duties include all aspects of transplant care from pre-transplant evaluations, transplant surgery and post-surgical care as well as supervision and teaching of rotating senior Navy Urology Residents. The candidate will be expected to collaborate with Balboa Nephrology, Sharp Memorial Hospital, and community physicians on initiatives to help expand the scope of services provided by the transplant program.The ideal candidate will have interest in vascular and/or abdominal surgery and dialysis access if from a General Surgery background or alternatively developing a Transplant Urology practice if the candidate has a Urology background. Experience with laparoscopic donor nephrectomy a strong plus.
Minimum qualifications include two years of transplant fellowship in an approved American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) program, board certified/eligible with the American Board of Surgery and California State Medical License eligibility. The ideal candidate will be BC/BE in General Surgery or Urology with advanced training in kidney and pancreas transplant, and laparoscopic donor nephrectomy.
Additional Salary Information: Potential for investment opportunities with Balboa Nephrology
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About Balboa Nephrology/Sharp Memorial Hospital
Beginning in 1973, as part of San Diego Internal Medicine, we have grown from two physicians to a comprehensive nephrology team of 52 board certified physicians and 8 advanced practitioners. From one small office, BNMG now has 24 clinical offices throughout San Diego, Imperial, Orange and Riverside counties.
In addition to office and hospital based patient care, BNMG physicians manage the dialysis treatments of approximately 4,500 patients at 88 dialysis centers.
Balboa Nephrology also provides the full spectrum of Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation services in conjunction with Sharp Memorial Hospital.