Oak Lawn, IL

Job Description
Advocate Medical Group (AMG), the largest multi-specialty employed physician group in Illinois, seeks a Neurosurgeon to join our Nationally Recognized Neurosurgery team at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, IL.

About this role/hospital: 
  • Three neurosurgeon group
  • Comprehensive 749-bed teaching and research hospital
  • Recognized for excellence in Neuroscience services and largest health system in Illinois
  • One of two flagship hospitals leading a large integrated system-level Brain and Spine Institute
  • Recognized in 2018 Chicago’s Top Hospital Magazine, Becker's Hospital Review's as one out of 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs
  • Level I trauma center
  • Certified by DNV Healthcare as a comprehensive stroke center
  • Dedicated 22 bed multi-disciplinary Neuro-critical Care unit
  • Specialized advance practice clinician and resident support
  • Provide General Neurosurgery services
  • Build an elective General and/or Sub-specialty Neurosurgery practice
  • Provide on-call support (equally shared with 5 neurosurgeons)
  • Participate in resident education (OR, outpatient clinics, conferences, research)
Schedule: 2 clinic days; 2 OR days; Call schedule Q5
On-Call: Availability on-site when requested within 1 hour of page

Required: Completion of residency program in Neurosurgery (board eligible)

Preferred: Fellowship-trained and board certified
About Oak Lawn, Illinois
Oak Lawn, an attractive Village of 56,000 residents and over 1,800 diverse businesses, has distinguished itself among Chicago’s leading southwest suburbs. Nestled in the center of Cook County, a distinctive “home town” essence flows through Oak Lawn; an unmatched quality evidenced through the community’s affable neighborhoods, dynamic business districts, well- maintained recreational areas and cultural vivacity.
The resources accessed within Oak Lawn are truly second-to-none. Exceptional educational opportunities are profound, as residents have a choice among a number of public and private school options and several higher education and continuing education institutions. Compassionate and quality healthcare is readily available through various established practices, along with the presence of Advocate Christ Medical Center and Advocate Children’s Hospital. Retailers and restaurateurs along the bustling 95th Street corridor are ready to provide the best in customer service. The cultural and recreational endeavors of residents and visitors are sufficed through the array of community-wide events designed to promote civic pride, along with the superb offerings of the Children’s Museum in Oak Lawn and the award-winning Oak Lawn Park District. Over and above all of this, the Village is headed by a dynamic group of leaders who continue to ensure Oak Lawn is afforded the finest in public services and programs.
As the Village comes upon its Centennial Anniversary, it has presented an opportunity for residents and businesses to take a glimpse into the past and see how the community has successfully transformed into the Oak Lawn we all know today. As the past is rich and the present is steadfast, the future remains bright for this established community. The Village, its residents and established businesses welcome you to explore the excellent offerings of Oak Lawn, and to experience first hand the unsurpassed lifestyle so many have come to revere.
About Advocate Aurora Health 
Together, we make healthy happen.
Now, as the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the nation, Advocate Aurora Health’s combined strength and stability drives us forward. Our integrated delivery model allows our clinicians to offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern and central Illinois.
Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for our patients.
Whether you’re looking to practice in the heart of a dynamic city such as Chicago or Milwaukee, a multi-specialty clinic in the suburbs, or a charming small town, Advocate Aurora Health has an opportunity for you.