Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery


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The LH surgical team is represented by General Surgery, Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, Ophthalmology, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery and Urology. Both Oshawa and Ajax-Pickering hospitals are supported by full ER, ICU, and Radiology/Interventional Radiology teams. Opportunities for Adjunct Faculty appointments exist at both the University of Toronto and Queen’s University.

Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery: 0.9 FTE with 0.1 FTE Job Share – Ajax-Pickering Hospital

The Division of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) is currently seeking a surgeon to join our team, at our Ajax-Pickering Hospital. The successful applicant will share 1:6 call, covering Lakeridge Health’s (LH) 4 acute and 1 chronic care sites. Emergency Room (ER) coverage is provided at Oshawa and Ajax-Pickering hospitals. Patients from our other three hospitals are transported to one of the first two hospital’s ERs. The recruited surgeon will join our two OHNS surgeons at this site (six corporate wide) on a 0.9 FTE basis, with another 0.1 FTE shared with another senior surgeon. We plan for a gradual transition to a full 1.0 FTE position in the future. Together, these two surgeons will share an equivalent of one OR day per week. Once transition is complete, the Ajax hospital will return back to its usual 2 surgeon composition. The applicant will be expected to provide comprehensive general OHNS services.

Applicants must be eligible for licensure by the CPSO, and must have completed a recognized Otolaryngology residency, with FRCSC certification.

This position will commence on July 1st, 2022.  Application closing date: March 9, 2022.

Please submit letters of interest, CV, and contact information for three referees to Dr. A. Gevorgyan (Division Head); Email: mdcv@lh.ca. Tel: (905) 576-8711 x33720.

LH will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact the Medical Affairs Office.