Surgery – Breast

Park Ridge, IL

Job Description
Advocate Aurora Health is seeking a fellowship trained breast surgeon to join our busy Breast Surgery Department at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. 

  • Fellowship Trained Breast Surgeon 
  • BE/BC General Surgery 
  • 3-5 years of experience preferred 
  •  NABPC and CoC accredited breast center with a multidisciplinary team approach to patient care 
  • Turn-key practice, joining an existing group including a fellowship trained breast surgeon with 10+ years' experience, medical and radiation oncologists specializing in breast oncology 
  • Full supportive oncology positions also part of the team including nurse navigators and a dedicated High Risk Breast Cancer Clinic 
  • Ancillary staff with a physician assistant 
  • Strong referral base, state of the art equipment including Savi Scout and IORT available, excellent plastic surgeon support including specialists trained in microvascular autologous breast reconstruction and lymphatic surgery 
  • Academic appointment 
  • 100% breast surgery position 
What Advocate Aurora Health offers: 
  • Integrated nationally recognized organization 
  • Joining 10+ additional fellowship trained breast surgeons across the Illinois/Wisconsin area 
  • A diverse and inclusive environment ensuring safe and equitable care for all patients 
  • State-of-the-art technology 
  • Competitive compensation 
  • Comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental and life insurance, CME allowance, 401K, and paid medical liability insurance, sign-on and relocation 
About Park Ridge, IL
Park Ridge is a picturesque suburb located 14 miles northwest of downtown Chicago, convenient to O'Hare Airport, major expressways, CTA and Metra trains allowing for an easy commute into the city while enjoying peaceful suburban living.  
Park Ridge is a prime residential community that retains its distinctive, small-town charm where “community” is a big part of this suburban town. The city’s vibrant Uptown shopping area includes the Metra station, Public Library and several parks featuring live musical concerts and special events are held in the summer. Throughout the city, quiet tree-lined streets, pleasing architecture, excellent schools, centrally located library and ample parks help make Park Ridge one of the most desirable family communities in the Chicago area.
Unique shops and a great selection of restaurants fill the Uptown area, where new buildings blend serenely with historic ones. The Uptown Park Ridge skyline is graced with cupolas, church spires and the 100-foot tower of the Art Deco Pickwick Theatre, which is on the National Register of Historic Places.
In addition to the Uptown shopping area, Park Ridge offers other shopping and dining convenient to every neighborhood, including South Park, Village Green, the Dee Park area bordering Oakton Ave. and the Higgins Corridor bordering Chicago.


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.

Working at Advocate Aurora Health
Advocate Aurora Health is committed to diversity and inclusion every single day and in everything we do. Diversity lives in the differences, great and small, that matter to us and make each of us unique – from our age and the color of our skin, to our abilities and the things we believe in. We know that empowering our differences inspires creativity that leads to innovative solutions – for our team members, consumers and communities. And because health care is built upon relationships, it’s important for the people we serve to be able to trust us to meet their unique needs.
By cultivating an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion, we create a welcoming environment where our patients can heal, our team members can thrive and our business can grow. As a team member, working in a diverse setting allows you the chance to grow in ways that will broaden your perspective to deliver the best possible patient care.