Physician - Gastroenterology

Aiken, SC 29801

Specialty Gastroenterology
Profession Physician

Aiken Regional Medical Centers has been providing high quality medical care since 1917 to the 160,000+ residents of Aiken and Aiken County, SC, and to many others in the Central Savannah River Area. The hospital is now recruiting an experienced Gastroenterologist to join our current GI physician and practice within our employed multispecialty group.

This is an excellent opportunity to quickly build a practice in an attractive location near major Southeast cities, mountains, and coast, and community with high demand for GI services.  And to make a difference in the community by partnering in our mission of delivering the highest quality of care and positive outcomes to patients and families.     

Position highlights:

  • BC/BE Gastroenterology
  • Employed position
  • Outpatient with IP & ER consults 
  • Hospital call 10 days a month
  • Practice call 1:2
  • Endoscopic procedures including EGDs and colonoscopies
  • Proficiency and experience in EUS 
  • ERCPs preferred but not required
  • Attractive compensation package with generous base salary
  • Productivity and Quality bonuses for strong earnings potential
  • Full Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, ST & LT Disability
  • PTO, CME, 401(k), Medical malpractice insurance
  • Sign-on bonus and Relocation assistance

Aiken Regional Medical Centers is a 273-bed acute care facility and the only hospital in the community.  The medical staff includes over 180 physicians representing a broad spectrum of specialties.  The hospital offers the best in maternity and newborn services at its new Women's LifeCare Center, comprehensive orthopedic services at The Joint Academy, and acute behavioral health services at Aurora Pavilion.  The Neuroscience Center, Cardiovascular Institute of Carolina, and Cancer Care Institute of Carolina feature expertise and high quality services in stroke, neurological disorders, cardiac care, and cancer care. Aiken Regional Medical Centers annually performs nearly 8,000 surgeries, delivers over 1,100 babies, treats 55,000 ER patients, and provides over 40 specialty services.  ARMC is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the largest and most respected healthcare management companies.

Aiken, SC was named the South's Best Small Town in 2018 by Southern Living Magazine.  Located centrally between the Carolina coast, the mountains, and major cities in Georgia and the Carolinas, Aiken is a family-oriented community offering an ideal climate and exceptional quality of life.  Aiken is horse country, known for its rich tradition as an Equestrian community, with year-around events and world-class training facilities, along with a 130-year tradition in Polo.  Aiken also enjoys proximity to the half-million metro area of Augusta, GA, host of the annual Masters Tournament and home to Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University.  Outdoor recreation options, well-appointed country clubs and golf courses, oak tree canopy lined streets, museums and historical sites, and a hip downtown with eclectic restaurants, shops and galleries make Aiken a great place to call home!  Discover more at https://www.visitaikensc.com

If you have interest in this opportunity please contact:

Nathan Arnett - Physician Recruiter
470.289.0999
nathan.arnett@uhsinc.com