Sports Medicine Needed In Springfield Missouri
ID# 005398
Job Location
1965 S Fremont Ave #270
Springfield, MO 65804
United States
North America
Category Physician
Specialist Type Sports Medicine Physician
Work Schedule Part-Time
Preferred Languages English

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Job Description
Mercy Hospital — Springfield, Missouri Non-Operative Orthopedics/Sports Medicine Opportunity

Support a Team of 23+ Orthopedic Surgeons

Currently at 2300 Total Joints Annually with Expected Growth to 3000 by 2025

Position Requires Fellowship Training in Sports Medicine and Skill in Non-Operative Orthopedics

We Are a Destination Medicine Location for Ortho/Total Joints with Patients from Across the US

48-bed Beautiful, Freestanding Orthopedic Hospital that Rivals the Best Ortho Centers in the Country

877-Bed Tertiary Referral Center with Catchment Area Over 2.5M Lives

23 Partner, Hospital-Employed Orthopedic Group with Specialty Surgeons and Non-Operative Physicians

A Truven Top 5 Health System in the United States

High Proven Income Potential, Commencement Bonus, and/or Fellowship Stipend

Mercy Hospital - Springfield is recruiting a non-operative sports/occ med specialist to join our hospital-employed group of 23 orthopedic surgeons and several new locations opening. Join the premier orthopedic group for Southern Missouri and parts of AR, KS, and OK. We expect to perform 3,000 total joints annually by 2025 and have sports, pediatrics, shoulder, hand, podiatry, and spine surgeons in the group. Everyone in our group is performing at a high productivity and there is immediate and ample business available. Be a part of a new clinic outside of Springfield and help us grow our regional presence for orthopedics!

The group operates at Mercy Hospital - Springfield, an 877-bed tertiary referral center for Missouri and Arkansas. You will also experience an innovative and progressive practice environment at our 48-bed freestanding orthopedic hospital with up to 12 orthopedic ORs. A full range of medical services and specialty support are provided by over 700 Mercy-employed physicians.

Mercy includes 45 acute care and specialty hospitals, more than 2,500 physicians across 700 practices and outpatient facilities, and 44,000+ co-workers in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. We are recognized as one of the nation’s top health systems and serve millions annually.

Mercy offers:

Potential mix of 60% non-operative orthopedics, 25% sports medicine, 15% occupational medicine
A highly competitive compensation with salary, production, quality, and recruitment incentives including commencement bonus and/or fellowship stipend
Brand-new clinic and exam rooms with new GE ultrasound
No call
You will be a welcome and valued member of the group day one with no partnership track or buy-in
Significant orthopedic, sports, and occ med volumes available - quick ramp-up anticipated
Experienced partners and mentors; no turnover within the group
Epic EHR across the entire Mercy ministry
Rated in the top 5% nationally for overall clinical excellence by Healthgrades
Forbes “America’s Best Employers” two years in a row
Comprehensive benefits package for the entire family
Occurrence-based liability insurance
Springfield, Missouri

Regional hub of Southwest Missouri and the third largest city in the state
Recently named in the top 10 cities for lowest cost of living in the US by Kiplinger
A sophisticated medical community located three hours south of Kansas City and St. Louis and only 30 minutes from Branson
Named one of the 20 “Best Places to Live and Work in the U.S. by Employment Review
Features a large state university, performing arts center, top quality schools, and a variety of cultural and shopping options
An abundance of outdoor recreational activities: hiking, camping, rock climbing, and hunting
Six area lakes and natural streams provide for water sports and excellent fishing
Todd Vandewalker, MHA, FASPR

Senior Physician Recruiter
Physician Talent Selection
Contact Information


Todd Vandewalker

1965 S Fremont Ave #270

Springfield MO 65804

United States

Main Phone (417) 820-3606

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