Plastic Reconstructive Surgery

Milwaukee, WI

Alison Burki , CPRP - Sr. Physician Recruiter
Job Description
Join one of the nation’s largest, most respected health systems and experience what it means to live well. Advocate Health is seeking a plastic surgeon with microvascular skills to join our physician-led medical group and serve patients at our quaternary facility, Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Job details
  • Full time plastic surgeon with microvascular fellowship training
  • Aurora St. Luke's Medical center is a busy 938-bed quaternary care facility, the largest in Wisconsin, providing innovative care for patients from across the state and the country
  • Our plastic surgeons provide services to patients throughout eastern Wisconsin within a coordinated multidisciplinary environment 
  • Collaborative partners meet regularly to discuss patient quality and service outcomes, and colleagues are available to support and assist as needed
  • Six plastic surgeons share new consults, general plastic surgery referrals and call;  3 of the 6 also available for more complex microsurgery cases
  • Broad spectrum reconstructive plastic surgery is required including reconstruction of face, trunk, and upper and lower extremity deformities due to injury, cancer and chronic wounds with skin grafts, pedicle flaps and free flaps; high volume of perforator flap breast reconstruction and extremity sarcoma cases
  • St. Luke’s is not a trauma hospital and plastic surgeons do not cover facial skeletal trauma or hand trauma
  • Supportive staffing with RN, MA and dedicated APC
  • Call 1:6 with RN triage in place
 Training and/or experience required
  • Completion of an accredited residency program 
  • Fellowship in Microsurgery/microvascular surgery with excellent skills in microsurgery and breast reconstruction
  • Practice experience preferred however will also consider new graduates if case logs produced demonstrate skill set required for this position
What Advocate Health offers
  • Integrated nationally recognized organization with physician-led medical group and embedded service line
  • A diverse and inclusive environment ensuring safe and equitable care for all patients
  • A competitive compensation model that is sustainable, equitable, transparent, compliant, and rewarding
  • Health, dental, vision, life and paid medical liability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with up to 3% employer match, in addition to a 3% company contribution for a total employer contribution of up to 6%
  • Parental leave, adoption assistance and surrogacy assistance 
  • CME allowance
  • Relocation assistance up to $12,000
About Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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 Health
Advocate Health is the third-largest nonprofit integrated health system in the United States. Advocate Health has a combined footprint across six states – Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, North Carolina, South Carolina and Wisconsin. We are a national leader in clinical innovation, health outcomes, consumer experience and value-based care, with Wake Forest University School of Medicine serving as the academic core of the enterprise. In Illinois and Wisconsin, we serve nearly 3 million patients annually across 27 hospitals and more than 500 sites of care. We are a leading employer in the Midwest with a diverse team of over 77,000, including 3,700+ employed physicians and more than 2,000 Advanced Practice Clinicians in our physician-led medical group. 
We are committed to diversity and inclusion every single day and in everything we do. By cultivating an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion, we create a welcoming environment where our patients can heal, our teammates can thrive, and our business can grow. As a teammate, 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.