Surgery – Acute General

Two Rivers, WI

Alison Burki , CPRP - Sr. Physician Recruiter
Job Description
If you are looking for an opportunity that can provide substantial time off and a fantastic work-life balance, Advocate Aurora Health has an exceptional opportunity for you to explore. We are seeking a dynamic acute general surgeon to join our team and provide coverage at our beautiful Aurora Medical Center - Manitowoc County and our recently built hospital, Bay Area Medical Center, in Marinette.  
Training and/or experience required:
  • Completion of an accredited general surgery residency program
  • Broad skills in all areas of general surgery
  • Compassionate and patient centered with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Collaborative team player
Program Overview:
  • Both Aurora Medical Centers are Level IV trauma centers; Manitowoc County is a 69 bed hospital overlooking Lake Michigan and our Bay Area Medical Center  is a recently built 55-bed modern facility set on 91 acres of wooded surroundings 
  • Patients come first with a calming environment at each location patient rooms have views of the surrounding gardens, wooded land or lake
  • New acute surgery program will cover two locations- Aurora Medical Center - Manitowoc County and Bay Area Medical Center - Marinette
  • Responsibilities include 12 24-hour shifts / month with some flexibility; can determine own schedule with max of no more than 7 days in a row
  • Will also be responsible for rounds, new inpatient and urgent outpatient consults, urgent/emergent surgeries and may scrub with other surgeon on elective cases when at that location and time allows; weekday clinic availability for patient follow-ups
  • No critical care physicians on site so you will also be responsible to assist in occasional inpatient procedures
  • Outstanding work-life balance
What Advocate Aurora Offers:
  • Integrated nationally recognized organization
  • 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 a deferred compensation plan, and paid medical liability insurance
  • Relocation assistance up to $12,000
About Manitowoc / Two Rivers Wisconsin
Wisconsin’s “Maritime Capital”
Manitowoc and Two Rivers are quaint family-friendly communities located on the shores of Lake Michigan approximately 45 minutes from Green Bay. These communities offer an abundance of outdoor activities from Great Lakes boating, sailing, and fishing to miles of sandy beaches, inland lakes, state parks and wildlife recreation areas. With a rich history, these beautiful lakefront communities offer towering lighthouses, multiple museums, the Lincoln Park Zoo and Capitol Civic Center (theater). With a cost of living much lower than comparable or larger cities this area still boasts top rated schools, safe communities, and a moderate Midwest climate.


About Advocate Aurora Health 
Advocate Aurora Health is one of the top not-for-profit health care systems in the country. 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 diverse team of over 70,000 includes 3600+ physicians and more than 1800 Advanced Practice Clinicians. With a commitment to an autonomous practice environment, our patients and their families are at the heart of everything we do. Advocate Aurora Health continuously strives to be a leader in 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.