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PROGRAM DIRECTOR, BRAIN TUMOR PROGRAM - (NEUROLOGICAL ONCOLOGIST) HSC (Physician )

Location
Newport Beach, California
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
1 Sep 2022
Neurology opening in Newport Beach, California.

The Hoag Family Cancer Institute (HFCI) is seeking a Neurological Oncologist to lead our longstanding and nationally recognized Brain Tumor Program. The HFCI has two primary campuses in Newport Beach and Irvine, CA including a new planned cancer hospital opening in 2025. This is a unique opportunity to direct a brain tumor program with a national reputation for excellence. The Brain Tumor Program Director will develop and implement innovative strategies to ensure the delivery of excellent brain tumor care and optimal treatment outcomes. This individual is a fellowship-trained and board-certified neurological oncologist who will thrive in building rewarding relationships with referring physicians while providing compassionate care, driving clinical excellence, and expanding our creative intelligence through research and development with our industry colleagues.

Hoag offers a unique multi-modality diagnostic and treatment program for patients suffering from benign and malignant brain tumors. The combined comprehensive resources available at the Hoag Family Cancer Institute and Pickup Family Neurosciences Institute deliver a best practice, integrated care setting, with access to the latest clinical trials. Each specific type of tumor is addressed with the particular patient s situation in mind.

Experience, combined with advanced clinical trials and technology, including two dedicated operating rooms equipped with the newest tools available anywhere is what sets our brain tumor program apart. The Hoag team offers a depth of experience not easily matched. And while many hospitals offer open craniotomy stereotactic radiosurgery and conventional chemo, our clinicians specialize not only in surgical brain tumor management, but Gamma Knife, conformal focused radiation therapy, as well as advanced chemo and immunotherapy, and are therefore uniquely equipped to approach each case with an unbiased opinion regarding treatment modality.

Our multidisciplinary team of brain tumor specialists is committed to providing the most effective and advanced diagnostic imaging studies (including the only PET/MRI instrument in Orange County), 3D-guided surgical techniques which can be planned with simulation through world-leading virtual reality prior to surgery, augmented reality during tumor resection, access to clinical research trials including Phase 1 and vaccine trials, and personalized management strategies for each patient.

Qualifications:

  • MD or DO degree
  • Fellowship trained
  • American Board Certified in Oncology
  • Must have or be eligible for California State medical licensure
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a neurological oncologist specializing in brain tumors
  • Must be well versed in the latest clinical research of state of care for neurological oncology
  • A passion for providing excellent clinical care
  • Ability to achieve full and unrestricted hospital/surgical privileges at Hoag Hospital

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • Malpractice Coverage
  • Covers DEA, Medical Staff, CME and Board Certification Fees
  • Relocation Package (outside local area only)
  • Medical Benefits
  • 401K Retirement Plan with matching employer contribution
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Details

  • Job Reference: 701667040-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hoag Medical Group
  • Location: Newport Beach, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent