Remarkable Opportunity Ortho Hand Surgeon with Banner University Medicine Phoenix

Phoenix, Arizona
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Jun 04, 2024
Jul 04, 2024
Hospital, Surgeon
Contract Type
Full Time

The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Banner University Medicine Phoenix  and the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix  is excited to welcome an exceptional Hand Surgeon, offering a unique chance to join our esteemed hand surgery team. This presents a remarkable opportunity to become an integral part of our well-established practice within our state-of-the-art health system. The job is a unique collaboration between Banner Health, the largest healthcare provider in the Southwest, and the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix.  This unique private-public partnership offers the benefits of both academic and private practice medicine, bringing together some of the nation’s top orthopedic surgeons with one of the nation’s leading healthcare systems.  The chosen candidate will receive a faculty appointment with the University of Arizona, tailored to their expertise.  While this is an academic position, it also offers the benefits of private practice, including opportunity for physician ownership in a state-of-the-art surgery center at the brand-new Scottsdale Sports Medicine Center.  This opportunity is unique, and truly offers the best of both worlds in academic excellence and clinical care in the fastest growing city in the United States.




·                Board Certified or Eligible in Hand Surgery (Plastics or Orthopedics)

·                ACGME-accredited Fellowship Training in Hand Surgery


Job Details:

·                Full-time position (1.0 FTE) involving Clinic Days and Surgical Days

·                Specializing in Elective & Trauma Hand Surgical Procedures

·                Engage in teaching and mentoring students, residents, and fellows.  There is a hand fellowship associated with this position, with two hand fellows per year.  The candidate will be invited to participate as faculty in the hand fellowship. 

·                Dedicated research support from the University of Arizona - Phoenix


Practice Profile:

·                Collaborate within a team of 11 Ortho Surgeons, including experts in Hand, Trauma, Foot & Ankle, Sports Medicine, and General Orthopaedics

·                Join a broader community at Banner Health of six hand surgeons and over 50 orthopedic surgeons, primary care sports medicine specialists, and advanced practice providers in the largest orthopedic group in Phoenix, Arizona. 

·                Collaborate with 20 Orthopedic Residents, 7 APPs, a dedicated MA, and splinting and casting support

·                Benefit from the support of a robust team, with mature referral patterns. 

·                This position was vacated by an established hand surgeon in our community and the candidate will inherit a mature practice.


Banner University Medical Group (BUMG):

·                Banner University Medical Group in a unique academic model.  It is a private-public partnership with the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix.  In this partnership, clinicians are employed by Banner Health, the leading healthcare provider in Arizona.  As such, compensation is competitive with the private practice market in Phoenix.  However, there is an additional benefit of an academic affiliation with the University of Arizona – College of Medicine Phoenix. 

·                Our integration with academic medicine ensures patients receive top-tier healthcare encompassing research, education, and exceptional patient care. 

·                BUMG fosters an environment of collaboration and innovation, allowing physicians to thrive and make a significant impact on healthcare.

·                Enjoy the convenience of performing surgeries in both our cutting-edge hospital and advanced Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) settings.  Guaranteed protected block time in a brand-new surgery center designed for teaching and research at Scottsdale Sports Medicine.

·                With our on-site ASC, along with our hospital surgical facilities, we offer a comprehensive and versatile platform for delivering exceptional patient care.


Banner University Medical Center Phoenix

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Banner Health's Total Compensation package includes:

·                Competitive salary with incentives, along with relocation and sign-on bonuses

·                Comprehensive malpractice coverage, including tail coverage

·                Generous paid time off and CME allowances

·                Robust benefit options for you and your family

·                Secure retirement planning with a 401(k) featuring matching and a 457(b) deferred compensation plan


Banner University Medical Group brings the highest level of care within reach for residents of Arizona. By integrating academic medicine, we offer patients the pinnacle of healthcare encompassing research, education, and exceptional patient care.




As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer. POS5095 / Job ID: 73775339