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Gastroenterologist

UPMC Hamot located in Erie, Pennsylvania is seeking a Gastroenterologist.

Bayfront Digestive Disease, established in 1984, is part of UPMC Hamot’s Center for Digestive Health. The practice is focused on the management of digestive disorders in adults and pediatrics (12 years and older) and includes six physicians, nine advance practice providers, along with a support staff of 20.

The center unites the region’s largest and most comprehensive team of digestive health physicians and surgeons, who provide diagnosis, treatment, and surgery procedures for digestive diseases. An in-house infusion suite can accommodate up to 10 patients.

Bayfront Digestive Disease offers the following procedures: Colonoscopy, EGD, ERCP, BRAVO, Capsule Endoscopy, Radiofrequency ablation therapy (HALO®), Radiofrequency (Stretta®), Infusion therapy, Hepatitis C treatment. Candidate can expect approximately 80% inpatient/procedures and approximately 20% office.

UPMC Hamot uses the latest endoscope technology to help diagnose disease in the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract. New high-definition technology provides physicians with sharper images and better contrast. UPMC Hamot is the only hospital in the region currently using this state-of-the-art equipment. The UPMC Hamot GI lab is a designated ASGE Center of Excellence.

Qualifications and details include

  • Board Certified or Board Eligible
  • Specialize in EUS, which would bring a new line of service to the practice
  • Candidates should have a broad gastroenterology skill set with a willingness to learn new techniques, participate in new procedures and evolve as a gastroenterologist
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and collaborative disposition
  • A desire to teach medical students, residents, and staff

Candidates can expect

  • Competitive base salary commensurate with experience/training
  • Paid occurrence-based malpractice insurance
  • Medical, dental and vison insurance
  • Short and long-term disability
  • Group Life insurance
  • Robust retirement plans
  • Customary and reasonable moving expenses

To apply for this position, contact:

Katie Bool Shafer
Physician Recruiter
Email: boolke@upmc.edu