Specialty Plastic Surgery

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

The Division of Plastic Surgery in conjunction with Vancouver Coastal Health and Providence Health in Vancouver is accepting applications for a full-time permanent Plastic Surgery position with sub-specialization in hand, wrist and microsurgery. This is a hospital based position, and the successful applicant will be expected to cover a full complement of general plastic surgery call, as well as contribute expertise for major reconstructive services for oncologic and trauma patients including sarcoma surgery, spine surgery, general surgery, orthopedics and gynecology. In addition to elective operative time this position includes a regular allocation of plastic surgery protected trauma time as well as approximately 1 week per month of dedicated in hospital reconstructive commitment. The hospital services, together with the Division of Plastic Surgery and the University of British Columbia Department of Surgery are involved in undergraduate, post-graduate and continuing medical education programs.

Available resources include access to the main Operating Room, Minor Treatment Room, and a hospital based hand clinic.

Applicants must be certified in Plastic Surgery by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Canada), and be eligible for licensure by the BC College of Physicians and Surgeons. Applicants should have fellowship training in hand and microsurgery. An advanced degree would also be an asset.

The successful applicant will be recommended for a Clinical Faculty Position in the University of British Columbia Department of Surgery and will be expected to be involved in clinical teaching and research.

Available resources include access to the main Operating Room, Minor Treatment Room, and a hospital based hand clinic.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

Applications must include current curriculum vitae, a description of previous academic experience and of training relevant to the position, as well as of additional specialty training, if any, and three personal references.

Please respond with cover letter and CV to:

Dr. Peter Lennox

Head, UBC Division of Plastic Surgery

c/o Ms. Maureen Berard, Administrative Manager,

2nd Floor, JPPS, BTHAU

855 W. 12 Avenue

Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1M9

Interested applicants, please apply to Health Match BC Posting VCHA-3630 by clicking on the "Request Info" link below.

Please include with your application a cover letter, CV and any other relevant documents for review.

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Compensation Type
Clinical Service Contract
Estimated Remuneration
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Physician Overhead
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Billing Split
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Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
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