Surgery – Abdominal Transplant

Milwaukee, WI

Job Description

Aurora Medical Group, Inc. - Milwaukee, WI

Job Title: Abdominal Transplant Surgeon

Duties: The Abdominal Transplant Surgeon at Aurora Medical Group, Inc. in Milwaukee, Wisconsin will specialize in abdominal transplantation and will be responsible for performing the preoperative and operative care and clinical management of patients undergoing kidney, liver or pancreas transplantation surgery.  In close coordination with other appropriate medical specialists, perform transplant surgery and provide outpatient and inpatient rounding and management, and donor recovery and management.  Verify the necessity of medical treatment and intervention; estimate surgical risks to patients; and overall determine the best course(s) of care to effectively manage the transplantation; determine, prescribe and administer preoperative and postoperative surgery; order and study medical diagnostic tests to aid in diagnosis and care management as necessary; and recommend, facilitate and coordinate appropriate post-operative care with other providers as indicated by patient condition.

Minimum Requirements: Requires a minimum of Medical Degree (M.D.), or its foreign equivalent, plus completion of a fellowship program in clinical transplant surgery; completion of a residency program in General Surgery, and possession of a State of Wisconsin medical license.

Aurora Medical Group, Inc.'s ongoing employee referral program does apply to this position.

About Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Wisconsin’s largest city

With a county-wide population of nearly a million, Milwaukee offers the best of everything you’d expect to find in a major city while retaining a hometown feel in its many and diverse neighborhoods. Culturally, Milwaukee has many options, ranging from performing arts centers, theaters and museums -- including an internationally designed lakefront art museum -- to one of the nation’s top 10 zoos. Sophisticated, scenic, affordable and event-filled, Milwaukee has an impressive array of public and private schools, including UW-Milwaukee and Marquette University, award-winning restaurants, world-class shopping, and one of the most convenient and “user-friendly” international airports in the world.

About Advocate Aurora Health
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.