Physician - Gastroenterology

Decatur, AL 35601

Specialty Gastroenterology
Profession Physician

Decatur, Alabama is located on the Tennessee River and boasts a rich heritage and a dynamic future.  Here youll find economic prosperity, cultural diversity, and community spirit combined to make Decatur a Grand City on a Charming Scale.

Guaranteed base salary for two years while progressing to partnership | Practice has been in same location for 30 years and is the oldest gastroenterology practice in the area | Responsibilities include one hospital and one surgery center - both within walking distance from practice | Practice offers benefits and many other perks.

  • Only one weekend call per month.
  • Full hospitalist support; all admissions done by hospitalist.
  • Only consults required in hospital.
  • Alabama has one of the lowest malpractice insurance rates in the nation.
  • ERCP not required, but would be a positive.
  • No EUS. Procedure is performed within the system at the Huntsville Hospital campus.
  • No pediatrics.
  • Complete flexibility to design your own schedule.
  • Established local specialties for support with system support for subspecialty needs.
  • Supportive, collegial atmosphere.
  • Electronic Medical Records fully implemented.
  • Experienced clinical and support staff assigned to each provider.
  • Flexible scheduling for providers.
  • Practice offers long-term growth potential.
  • Ability to come in and be busy right away.

Community and Area Highlights

  • Located on the banks of The Tennessee River.
  • Less than 80 miles from Birmingham and Nashville and approximately 30 miles from Huntsville.
  • Within hours to a variety of vacation destinations, including beaches, lakes, mountains, and amusement parks.
  • Easy access to an international airport.
  • Live and work in a safe, friendly community that offers excellent educational opportunities and an abundance of recreational activities that your entire family can enjoy.
  • Low cost of living, affordable housing available in the community including suburban neighborhoods, historic downtown neighborhoods, and riverfront.
  • Strong industrial and manufacturing base gives residents stable employment opportunities and ensures a population with reliable health insurance for a consistent patient payer mix.