Bariatric/General Surgeon Needed in South Central Pennsylvania

WellSpan Summit Physician Services
Facility: WellSpan Summit Physician Services 
Address: 112 N. Seventh Street 
Chambersburg, PA 17201 
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Specialty: Surgery : Bariatric Surgery 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: H1
Loan Repayment: Yes
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Bariatric General Surgeon South Central Pennsylvania

Job Title: General/Bariatric Surgeon
Status: Full-Time
Shift: Day
Facility: Chambersburg and Waynesboro
Department: WellSpan Surgical Group
Location: Chambersburg and Waynesboro Hospital


Job Description/Summary:

Wellspan Summit Physician Service Surgical Group, located in South Central Pennsylvania, seeks a general/bariatric surgeon to join their busy, well respected practices in two locations. The ideal candidate will be BE/BC in Bariatric Surgery. This position will be a mixed position with general and bariatric surgery.  This position will join a well-established practice of 5 physicians, 1 nurse practitioner and 1 physician assistant. These providers are dedicated and committed to providing their patients with the highest quality and safest care.  Call is a shared call for both Chambersburg Hospital and Waynesboro Hospital and will be 1:4.

The Bariatric Program is preparing to apply for the bariatric center of excellence certification. This is a growing program with a lot of opportunity for expansion.

Qualifications and Licensure/Certification

Medical Degree or foreign equivalent

Must have Completed a fellowship in Bariatric Surgery

Must have a valid PA medical license or the ability to obtain one


Benefits Include:

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Educational loan repayment
  • Health, life and disability insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Medical malpractice insurance and tail coverage
  • Generous allowances for CME, Dues
  • Relocation assistance


Franklin County, PA boasts mountains, lakes, and a picturesque countryside coupled with theater, music, skiing, fishing, and much more. Franklin County merges the best of small-town friendliness with easy access to metropolitan areas. We’re only 90 minutes from Baltimore and Washington, D.C., and only 3 hours away from Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.


For Confidential Consideration Contact:

Tammie Chute, Assistant Director

Provider Recruitment and Retention                       
Summit Health                                                             


WellSpan Health

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities.

About Our Area

WellSpan Health facilities are located in York, Adams, Lancaster, Lebanon and Franklin counties, which offer an ideal living environment to match the quality of work-life balance you’re seeking. Our communities offer abundant outdoor and cultural activities, including restaurants, theatre, golf courses, hiking trails, water sports, and historic tours. The communities are a short drive from several, large metropolitan areas including the Baltimore/DC metro area and Philadelphia.

If you value a strong sense of community, the more palatable pace of suburban living, and the convenience of a workplace close to home, you’ll realize the advantages of considering WellSpan Health as part of your future.

WellSpan Medical Group

The WellSpan Medical Group is a large multi-specialty group that employs more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians in over 170 locations across central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. Working together and connected through a sophisticated electronic health record, these experts offer care and treatment for conditions that range from simple to complex – from the common cold to orthopedic injuries, neurologic problems and cardiovascular disease. The WellSpan Medical Group is proud of their culture of transparency, collaborative environment and strong commitment to physician leadership within their group.



Contact Information
Contact: Tammie Chute 
Phone: 717-267-7780
Fax: 717-267-7769 
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