Breast Surgeon

Portland, OR
Negotiable - contact to inquire
Nov 17, 2020
Jan 16, 2021
Full Time

The Providence Cancer Institute is recruiting for a full-time, fellowship-trained Breast Surgeon or Surgical Oncologist and clinical researcher specializing in breast cancer to join a comprehensive, coordinated team of breast cancer specialists on the Providence St. Vincent Medical Center campus in Portland, Oregon.  This position benefits from a built-in referral base of an extensive network of primary care clinics and a large integrated health system that spans 51 hospitals in seven states.  In addition to the clinical, instructional and service activities on Providence St. Vincent Medical Center campus, the selected candidate will have the opportunity and resources to participate in ongoing funded clinical and laboratory research programs of the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute in the Robert W. Franz Cancer Center, a division of the Providence Cancer Institute, that are focused on immunotherapy for cancer. The qualified candidate will have the opportunity to join the faculty members at the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute to engage in original translational research, investigator initiated trials and leverage the breadth and depth of the Providence St. Joseph Health Research Network to study cancer at scale.

  • Full-time position; competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits
  • Demonstrated commitment to clinical care and research of breast cancers required
  • Collaboration with research team in support of clinical research programs, basic and translational immunology and immune-genomic laboratories
  • Access to state of the art molecular pathology and deep sequencing capabilities, as well as comprehensive medical oncology, radiation oncology, surgical oncology and palliative care and integrative medicine services
  • The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the growth of a Breast-focused clinical and translational research effort
  • Opportunity for Dual appointment with the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute and Providence Cancer Institute




Providence Cancer Institute is unmatched on the West Coast in terms of the breadth of services and technologies available under one roof. Multidisciplinary teams work together to give patients and their families the best care possible. Providers partner with patients from diagnosis and treatment through all stages of life to seek the best outcomes through research and innovation. Beyond sophisticated technology and treatments, this comprehensive cancer center offers warm and welcoming care for every patient.




Portland is rich in character and culture, with strong neighborhood identities and community bonds that defy its population of 2.3 million. Home of the Portland Trail Blazers, “Rip City” is ranked No. 8 in the Best Places to Live by U.S. News & World Report, based on its high quality of life and thriving job market. A foodie mecca, Portland is ideally situated between waterfalls, beaches, Mt. Hood skiing and hiking trails, forests and the Columbia River Gorge.




Providence is a nationally recognized, comprehensive health care organization spanning seven states with a universal mission – to provide compassionate care to all who need its services, especially the poor and vulnerable. Its 119,000-plus caregivers/employees serve in 51 hospitals, more than 800 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and social services. Providence: one name, one family, one extraordinary health system.


To inquire about this position, contact:

Joe Imatani, Provider Recruiter