Surgery – Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

Milwaukee, WI

Job Description

Advocate Aurora Health has an exceptional opportunity for a dynamic fellowship trained surgeon to join our abdominal wall reconstruction program, one of the busiest programs in the country. The position is located at our quaternary care facility, Aurora St. Lukes Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 
Education, training and experience required:

  • Completion of an accredited general surgery residency program
  • Recent fellowship training in advanced laparoscopic techniques/abdominal wall reconstruction required
  • Strong robotic skills 
  • Patient centered with excellent communication skills
  • Collaborative team player

Program Overview:

  • One of the top two busiest abdominal wall reconstruction practices in the country
  • Large quaternary care facility provides excellent technology and support
  • Excellent volumes and complexity of cases offers the opportunity to do complex abdominal wall reconstruction, hernia repair and muscle release using laparoscopic and robotic techniques
  • Strong bariatric support, acute care backup, and dedicated surgical ICU
  • Significant referral base from all over Wisconsin and nearby states
  • Collegial surgical group assists and supports one another
  • Good call schedule, 1:7

What Advocate Aurora Offers:

  • An integrated, supportive, physician-led organization
  • A patient-centered environment focused on providing quality health care
  • State-of-the-art technology
  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Paid occurrence-based medical liability insurance
  • Relocation assistance up to $12,000

About Milwaukee, WI
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 
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.