General Surgery - Minimally Invasive (Sayre, PA)

MIS Fellowship training is required. Non-Bariatric Position. Abdominal Wall Reconstruction and Benign Foregut Surgery is a plus. Endoscopy is available. New graduates are welcome to apply.

Highlights of the Position

  • da Vinci Surgical System in both Robert Packer Hospital and Corning Hospital
  • Offers state-of-the-art technology and hospital-wide support structure designed to maximize patient safety in a warm and friendly environment
  • Multi-specialty surgical group with MIS partners and colleagues
  • Regionalization for clinical time – location is negotiable.
  • Three days clinic, two days OR
  • Dedicated nursing & medical staff support
  • A not-for-profit, practicing physician-led organization in a financially robust integrated healthcare system
  • Robust EHR – Epic 10 Star system (Top 1% of Hospitals Using Epic)
  • General Surgery Residency Program – academic appointments available through Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

Candidate Requirements

  • Unwavering commitment to our mission of improving health through clinical excellence and compassion; every patient, every time
  • Ability to obtain/maintain Pennsylvania and New York state license
  • Fellowship training in Minimally Invasive Surgery (or in progress)

Work-Life Balance:

  • Minimally demanding call schedule 1:6 Sub-Specialty Call (Colorectal, Surgical Oncology and MIS) – No acute or trauma call
  • 4 weeks vacation

Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits:

  • Above average industry salary
  • Full benefits including medical, dental, vision and disability insurance
  • Malpractice/Liability Insurance including tail coverage
  • Guthrie retirement savings plan (403B) with employer match
  • Allowance for licensure fees and DEA Certificate and renewals
  • Salary range $437,000 - $500,000

Career Development:

  • Meeting time – 14 days with options for home study
  • $3,400 annually for conference registration, certifications, and membership fees for specialty specific medical societies
  • Physician mentoring and leadership training opportunities available

Contact Your Recruiter

Stefano Ringer - Sr. Physician Recruiter
(607) 426-6009

Supportive Transition:

  • Relocation bonus paid up to $15K for qualifying applicants
  • Accompanying partner placement assistance available
  • Physician professional and social special interest groups
  • Dedicated on-boarding specialist and provider services team to ensure a successful start at Guthrie

About the Facility

A 254-bed tertiary care referral center, Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA, has received numerous national awards for the high-quality care it provides to patients. The hospital is the region's only Level I Trauma Center, accredited by the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation, and is served by Guthrie Air, a regional aeromedical helicopter program. Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital offers a full range of diagnostic, medical, and surgical services.

About the Community

Located on the Pennsylvania and New York border, Sayre is part of the larger community known as the Penn-York Valley or simply "The Valley." The other communities comprise Athens, PA, South Waverly, PA, and Waverly, NY. The combined population of these communities is 35,000. The Valley offers scenic countryside and rural living with easy access to larger areas such as Corning, NY, Ithaca, NY, and Binghamton, NY. I-86 is only minutes away and offers a direct route to Elmira and Binghamton, NY airports.

About Guthrie

Guthrie is a fully integrated healthcare system servicing Northeast Pennsylvania and the Southern Tier region of New York. With six hospitals and 76 regional offices in a 13-county catchment area, our team of nearly 1,000 Physicians and Advanced Practitioners provides more than 2 million patient visits annually.


Sayre, PA
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