Surgical Oncologist LCI
The Levine Cancer Institute and Division of Surgical Oncology, Carolinas Medical Center, Atrium Health in Charlotte, North Carolina is seeking a Surgeon with interest and training in breast care to join the Department of Surgery and the Levine Cancer Institute. Applicants should have a demonstrable interest in teaching and research. The Levine Cancer Institute cares for more than 10,000 cancer patients per year including over 1800 patients with breast cancer. The Soft Tissue section of the Division of Surgical Oncology consists of five surgeons caring for patients at three locations in the Charlotte metropolitan area.
The Levine Cancer Institute consists of 27 locations in North and South Carolina. Over 350 clinical trials are currently underway with more than 1000 publications in the last decade and ranked among the top 50 Cancer Centers on the US News and World Report list in 2020. Substantial philanthropic funding exists for the breast program with dedicated research resources. The Department of Surgery consists of 81 surgeons in 8 Divisions while the Division of Surgical Oncology is made up of 4 sections: Endocrine, Head and Neck, Gastrointestinal and Soft Tissue.
Education and Requirements
- Board Eligible or Certified Surgeon
- Breast or Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellowship Training
About Levine Cancer Institute
The Levine Cancer Institute (LCI) is a well-established comprehensive Cancer Center within Atrium Health. The LCI operates with any unique model of care that provides diverse community access to world-class care close to home. The academic hybrid model combines two important bodies of work- academic and oncology research with compassionate, community-based care. Atrium Health is one of the nation’s leading and innovative healthcare organizations spanning North and South Carolina; as well as Georgia with over 900 locations. Our vision is to “Create a leadership culture that advances surgical science, transforms education, and inspires innovation to be the first and best choice for comprehensive, interdisciplinary surgical care.”
Charlotte is a rapidly growing diverse metropolitan city. It has wonderful weather with mild winters while still experiencing four seasons. We sit conveniently with an equal distance between the mountains of North Carolina and the beach. Charlotte is home to NFL, NBA, MLS, NASCAR, and PGA sports. The city offers a wealth of outdoor recreational and cultural activities. We are home to a large international airport. The city is consistently ranked among the best areas in the country to live. With its array of family friendly activities, exceptional schools, and international communities, it has something to offer everyone.