Join Leading Endocrine Surgery Program in the Beautiful Southwest

Banner University Medical Center Tucson 

The Department of Surgery at Banner University Medical Center Tucson is actively seeking an Endocrine Surgeon at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to provide a full range of endocrinological surgical services at its Tucson Campus locations.

The endocrine surgery section is in the Division of Surgical Oncology, Arizona’s only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. The division takes pride in being the only center in the Southwest that is solely dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of endocrine diseases (including complex, advanced, and recurrent diseases). We offer comprehensive and multi-disciplinary surgical and medical care for the richly diverse patient population of Southern Arizona, including the underserved areas. Our surgeons strive to provide the best evidence based compassionate patient care, resident and medical student education, together with extensive community and academic endeavors.

This is an exceptional opportunity to take part in building and shaping the future of an academic endocrine service with the support of a highly acclaimed medical center and rising academic program that has grown significantly in the last few years. The qualified candidate will receive an academic appointment that is consistent with their credentials.

Position Details:

  • Annual Patient Average: 250 (approx.)
  • Clinical responsibilities: OP clinic, IP rounding, OR cases, Shared Call Coverage
  • Academic research time provided DOE
  • Collaborating with surgical oncology, endocrinology, and primary care
  • Teaching and mentoring of students, residents, and fellows
  • 1.0 FTE (95/5 Clinical/Teaching and Administrative)

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Board Eligible/Certified by the American Board of Surgery
  • Fellowship-Trained in Endocrine Surgery
  • Desire to work in an academic setting
  • Position open to experienced surgeons as well as new grads completing their endocrine surgery fellowship

Compensation Highlights:

Banner University Medical Group offers a generous salary and recruitment incentives, along with an industry-leading benefits package:

  • Competitive salary with incentives and paid time off
  • Sign-on and relocation bonus
  • Comprehensive benefits such as medical, dental, vision, retirement, pharmacy, and more
  • Qualified tuition reduction at in-state institutions
  • Paid malpractice
  • Paid CME
  • Eligibility for Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Opportunities for career advancement/leadership development

Primary Location: Banner University Medicine North: University of Arizona Cancer Center, 3838 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ

Secondary Location: Banner University Medical Center Tucson, 1625 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ

Our Community:

Tucson provides beautiful weather and an affordable lifestyle with a host of professional opportunities, cultural amenities, and recreational activities such as:

  • Majestic mountains in every direction and breathtaking sunsets
  • K-12 educational options and the academic excellence of the University of Arizona
  • Endless sunshine with minimal humidity, fresh air, and easy access to the sand and surf of San Diego and Mexico

We encourage you to mention this site when you submit your CV to Dr. Valentine Nfonsam (c/o Linda Montano, [email protected]). As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

How to apply.