Chair Of Surgery MD/DO
Design Element

Arnot Health is seeking a Chair of Surgery who is motivated to build a high-quality surgical team to support our community and our 300,000+ patient referral base in the Southern Tier of New York.  The Candidate should be board-certified in a Surgical specialty and with some leadership experience.  The role would need to improve workflows, develop efficient processes, participate in recruiting, and be an engaged leader to develop and achieve strategic objectives. The candidate should have a strong focus on patient satisfaction and quality improvement and demonstrate teamwork in an environment of professionalism and encouragement.  The position would oversee the employed surgical divisions of General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Urology, Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery and Gynecology.  An experienced surgeon with leadership experience in any of those specialties would be desired.

Located in the beautiful Finger Lakes Region of Upstate NY, the position offers the opportunity to practice and lead a growing group of surgeons in support of our growing organization.   You will be supported by superior staff and premier ancillary services in a three-hospital integrated healthcare system.  The operative suites are state-of-the-art, and our radiologic capabilities are advanced and very comprehensive. 

Arnot Health has had an increasing role in medical education and is affiliated with the Elmira Branch of the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Arnot Health.  We provide clinical rotations for their annual class of 130 students in multiple specialties.  Our training programs include numerous Primary and Specialty care Residencies and Fellowships.  Candidates with a passion for teaching are of special interest.

Practice Details:

·         EPIC GO LIVE March 2025!

·         Convenient outpatient offices located on or near the hospital campus in our modern multi-specialty medical office building

·         Updated OR with XI DaVinci robot


Income Details/Benefits:

·         Highly Competitive Salary $500-$600K

·         Generous PTO Allowance

·         CME Stipend

·         Full Malpractice Insurance

·         Health, Vision, Dental Benefits

·         401(k) and/or 403(b)


Arnot Health System provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Location: Arnot Health
Preferred Specialty: Surgery,Urology
Would Also Consider: Surgery,General Surgery,OB / GYN
Type: Permanent-Full Time

Recruitment Contact: Larissa Parker