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Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon

UPMC Hamot located in Erie, Pa., is seeking a trauma/acute care surgeon with interest in trauma surgery, emergency general surgery and surgical critical care. The ideal candidate will have completed training in general surgery and surgical critical care or acute care surgery and be board eligible/certified in surgery and surgical critical care. Candidates must have superior clinical skills, and a strong commitment to academic surgery and surgical education. 


  • Accredited Level II Trauma Center (only trauma center within a 90 mile radius)
  • Multidisciplinary trauma team, including, but not limited to trauma surgeons, orthopaedic and neurosurgeons, interventional radiologists, and cardiovascular surgeons. 
  • Annual trauma patient volume - 2,000
  • 24/7 advanced practice provider-support 
  • Trauma bays featuring leading-edge diagnostic and testing equipment 

Candidates Can Expect: 

  • Competitive base salary commensurate with experience/training
  • Enhanced compensation package includes:
    • Productivity incentive 
    • Sign on bonus
    • Extender bonus
    • Retention bonus
    • Paid time off, CME days, and CME stipend
    • Paid occurrence-based malpractice insurance 
    • Robust retirement plans
    • Customary and reasonable moving expenses
    • Flexible scheduling for work-life balance 

To apply for this position, contact:

Katie Bool Shafer
Physician Recruiter
Phone: 814-877-3327