Open Position: Board Certified, experienced CT surgeon in KY - Owensboro Health

Join an established CT practice

Experienced CT surgeon seeking a board-certified or board-eligible partner who has a passion for quality, program expansion, and relationship-building. This hospital-employed practice based in Owensboro, KY will consist of two CT surgeons and two physician assistants, and is supported by 14 cardiologists in the community.

Opportunity Criteria

Specialty: Cardiothoracic Surgery
Candidate type: MD, DO
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified


  • Guaranteed base salary with RVU potential, upfront bonus and full benefit package
  • $6,000 CME annually and six weeks of vacation
  • Operate in a modern $378 million flagship hospital facility (opened in 2013)
  • One dedicated heart OR (used only for CT procedures) 
  • Four dedicated OR open-heart teams with many years of experience 
  • Full-spectrum CT practice (cardiac and thoracic)
  • Call 1:2 (average of eight calls per day); PAs assist with call three weeks per month
  • High-volume Cath lab 2,400 diagnostic caths, 850 PCIs annually 
  • Medical office building attached to hospital
  • Full-service employed cardiology group with four cath labs
  • Specialized nurses in Intensive Care, Critical Care, cardiac and progressive care, and OR areas
  • Family Medicine Residency program; teaching opportunities available

When you are part of Owensboro Health Medical Group, you become part of a team of more than 250 healthcare providers who use the latest technologies, innovations and protocols. You will enjoy practicing in a thriving community with of over 100,000 population, and providing access to care to more than 500,000 people in an 18-county service area, where your talent and dedication to heal people makes a deeper impact.


Owensboro Health Medical Group
1301 Pleasant Valley Road 
Owensboro, KY 42303

How to Apply

Apply now by calling Jerry Price at 502-657-8678 or submit your CV to

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About Owensboro Health

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital

Owensboro Health is a nonprofit health system with a mission to heal the sick and to improve the health of the communities it serves in Kentucky and Indiana. The system includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, nationally recognized for design, architecture and engineering; Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital; the Owensboro Health Medical Group comprised of over 200 providers at more than 20 locations; three outpatient Healthplex facilities, a certified medical fitness facility, the Healthpark; a surgical weight loss center and program, and the Mitchell Memorial Cancer Center.

On average each year, we have 16,000 inpatient admissions, deliver 2,000 babies and provide the region’s only Level III NICU. Owensboro Health physicians perform nearly 24,000 surgical procedures, including nearly 200 open-heart surgeries. Our physicians and staff have 70,000 Emergency Department visits, more than a million outpatient visits annually. Visit our home page for more information.

About Owensboro Health Regional Hospital

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital represents a new era of healthcare and wellness for the region. The modern $378 million flagship hospital facility (opened in 2013) features a nine-story facility licensed for 477 patient beds and offers views of lush green vistas and natural scenery from every room. In addition, highly advanced medical technology is easily accessible. Among the advancements, Owensboro Health has invested in:

  • 16 operating room suites
  • Two da Vinci® surgical systems to aid in minimally invasive procedures
  • Expanded Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Epic - electronic medical records system
  • RFID (Radio-frequency Identification) system for technology tracking and inventory

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