Acute Care Surgeon

Location: Massachusetts General Hospital

The Massachusetts General Hospital’s Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care (TESSCC) is seeking an Acute Care Surgeon for Newton Wellesley Hospital (NWH) and the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). The surgeon will have a joint appointment at MGH and NWH with an academic appointment at Harvard Medical School.

Reporting to the Acute Care Surgery Chiefs of NWH and TESSCC, the successful candidate will be responsible for clinical care and teaching at NWH and MGH, as they relate to Acute Care Surgery. The academic appointment will be commensurate with experience and credentials.

Applicants must be board-certificated in General Surgery. Added qualification in Surgical Critical Care and Fellowship training in Acute Care Surgery is preferred but is not mandatory.

The MGH is a 1,035-bed facility in Boston, MA and is an ACS-verified Level I Adult Trauma Center, Level I Pediatric Trauma Center and ABA-verified Burn Center. Newton Wellesley Hospital is a 273-bed with over 60,000 ED visits per year, 11 miles west of Boston in Newton, Mass.

Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and references to:

Interested candidates should send a letter and curriculum vitae to:

George C. Velmahos, MD, PhD, MSEd 
John F. Burke Professor of Surgery, Chief MGH Division of Trauma
Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
165 Cambridge Street, Suite 810
Boston, MA 02030

(617) 726-9591

Massachusetts General Hospital is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities candidates are encouraged to apply.


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