Practice Family Medicine with an organization focused on providing high-quality service to patients and the community. 

Guthrie is a non-profit, physician-led, integrated health care delivery system. 

Our Family Medicine physicians enjoy:

Work/Life Balance

  • 3 weeks PTO (Paid Time Off) annually, not including holidays and sick time
  • Flexible schedules available in some locations 
  • Call 1:8 (phone call only) 

Comprehensive Offer Package

  • Base Salary – starting at $250,000 annually 
  • Medical school loan repayment - $150,000 paid over six years 
  • Residency stipend - $1,000/monthly, available up to 18 months prior
  • Geography stipend - $50,000 (at Canton and Wellsboro locations) 
  • Benefits package – including health, retirement, liability and more

Dedicated to Quality Patient Care

  • Robust EHR (Epic) 
  • Easy access to Guthrie specialists and Mayo Clinic Care Network Resources 
  • All locations accredited Patient Centered Medical Home under NCQA standards
  • Care Coordinators (RN) available at all locations to care for high-risk patients and provide education 

Career Development

  • Continuing Medical Education – 14 days and $3,400 annually
  • Physician mentoring available 
  • Teaching opportunities – Family Medicine Residency and Medical Students from Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

Supportive Transition

  • Relocation expenses paid 
  • Dedicated onboarding specialist and provider services team to ensure a successful start at Guthrie 

Why I Chose Guthrie

“I chose Guthrie because it is a patient-centered, physician-led organization. The Finger Lakes Region of New York is idealistic for staying balanced during non-work times. Life is really good right now.”
David E. Ristedt, MD

David E. Ristedt, MD

Guthrie Family Physician