Breast Surgical Oncology Opportunity

Location: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

"You are invited to partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2020-2021) ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. Practicing at Mayo Clinic provides a rewarding career that promotes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and has a wealth of resources available to you – including an integrated EHR and collaboration with top specialists – to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is conducting a search for a full-time surgeon interested in a breast surgical oncology practice. Candidates at or eligible for Associate Professor level academic rank are preferred. Our busy and growing breast surgery practice is supported by a multidisciplinary team that encompasses all aspects of treatment for benign and malignant breast disease as well as management of high-risk patients. Mayo Clinic Rochester sees over 1,200 new breast patients per year and performs a similar number of breast operations annually. Patients initial evaluation is in a dedicated breast clinic by internists specializing in breast disease. This collaboration allows the breast surgeons to be highly efficient with greater than 80% of surgical consultations resulting in operative management. We have a strong multidisciplinary breast team with dedicated breast medical oncologists and radiation oncologists and all complex patients and candidates for neoadjuvant therapy are seen in the multidisciplinary clinic. We have a robust collaborative integrated clinical and research practice. Research opportunities abound related to malignant and benign breast disease, and span the range of clinical, translational, and basic sciences.

Mayo Clinic is among the leading cancer care providers in the United States and is a distinguished academic medical center. The three shields of the Mayo Clinic represent clinical practice, education, and research. The ideal candidate for this position is an excellent clinical breast surgeon with passion and experience in research, innovation and/or education. We extend this opportunity to a board-certified general surgeon who is breast or surgical oncology fellowship trained. The position includes participation in educational efforts for the ACGME-accredited general surgery residency program, as well as training our two breast surgical oncology fellows. Our center‘s significant infrastructure and collaborative atmosphere support individual professional scholarly pursuits.

Mayo Clinic has been recognized as the best hospital in the nation for 2020-2021 by U.S. News and World Report. Our multi-disciplinary group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate medical care. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 3,800 physicians and scientists across all locations working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For."" Interested candidates should submit their application online including a cover letter and curriculum vitae.

Board-certified in General Surgery and Breast or Surgical Oncology fellowship-trained and eligible for medical licensure in Minnesota. Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.



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