Orthopedic Surgeon (HUMC)

Orthopedic Surgeon

(Hand-Trained Plastic Surgeon)

The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles County is searching for a BE/BC hand fellowship-trained surgeon to join our full-time/employed faculty. The ideal candidate must have completed or be eligible to complete the Certificate in Added Qualification for Hand/Surgery of the Hand. In addition to providing reconstructive and musculoskeletal care to our patient population, the candidate is expected to have microvascular expertise to assist in extremity coverage and revascularization procedures. No replant coverage is expected. Hand call is shared 1:3. Teaching and supervision of residents/medical students is a priority, and there is opportunity for exposure to brachial plexus and peripheral nerve surgery, elbow surgery, and scholarly/academic activity. Both orthopedic and plastic surgery trained candidates are encouraged to apply.

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is a public teaching hospital and Level 1 Trauma Center serving more than 1.7 million residents in southwestern Los Angeles County. Faculty members receive academic appointments through the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Department faculty members are dedicated to providing high-quality, patient-centered care, and to excellence in the education and training of the 25 orthopedic surgery residents in our ACGME-accredited program.

To apply, please submit your CV, cover letter below and send a copy to:

Kevin Rolfe, Interim Chair, Orthopedic Surgery
or feel free to call for more information (310) 497-1919

Candidates may also meet Dr. Jennifer Hsu at the AAOS Academy March 7-11, 2023 in Las Vegas, NV. Please call the number above to arrange.


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Job CategoryHand, Orthopedics, Plastic Surgery

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Physician Specialist (Non-Megaflex)