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Physician, General Surgery - Bariatric Focus

We Are Hiring

Physician - General Surgery - Bariatric Interest - Full Time - Ascension Medical Group - St. Elizabeth Hospital - Appleton,WI

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Wisconsin operates 24 hospital campuses and more than 100 related healthcare facilities from Racine to Eagle River. Ascension Wisconsin employs more than 1,300 primary and specialty care clinicians. Ascension Wisconsin is a faith-based healthcare organization that has been serving the state since 1848. In FY2018, Ascension Wisconsin provided more than $292 million in community benefit, including care of persons living in poverty.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do



Ascension Medical Group - Wisconsin is currently seeking a highly motivated and energetic full time General Surgeon with an interest in Bariatrics.


  • Join a well-established practice consisting of
    • 3.5 Physicians FTE’s
    • 3 APCs
  • Call
    • 1:3.5 (future state 1:4.5)
  • Must be Board Eligible/Board Certified in General Surgery
    • Open to new grad or practicing physician
    • Fellowship trained in bariatrics preferred, but not required
  • Robotics is desired, however we can train as we plan to grow our robotics program
  • Varicose vein ablation work welcomed, but not required   
  • Very dedicated, collegial group focused on mentorship and work/life balance
  • Ability to become very busy quickly
  • Generous Benefits, including a great retirement package
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Robust signing incentives, loan forgiveness, relocation assistance, etc.


  • Clinic hours:
    • Monday-Friday: 8:00AM-5:00PM
  • Two XI Robots
  • Great support staff:
    • Each physician has their own clinical support staff (MA/LPN)
    • Receptionists
  • Clinic has two outpatient procedure rooms  
  • New hospital bed tower with state of the art rooms
  • Strong primary care and sub-specialist support team:
    • Interventional Cardiology
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • Interventional Radiology
    • Hospitalist Service
    • Primary Care referral base of approximately 150 clinicians
  • Ascension St. Elizabeth Hospital is a level III Trauma Center



Wisconsin's Fox Cities are anchored by Neenah, Menasha, and Appleton, communities known for their quality of life. The Fox Cities are one of Wisconsin's fastest growing areas with more than 236,000 residents. A unique mixture of urban style and small-town warmth make the Fox Cities a great place to live and practice medicine. Appleton is located in Northeastern Wisconsin which is just 100 miles to Milwaukee, 30 miles to Green Bay, 200 miles to Chicago, and 100 miles to Madison- the ideal location to be. Appleton has culture, entertainment and convenience that will offer amenities for everyone. Wisconsin is home to national sports teams including the Green Bay Packers, the Milwaukee Brewers, the Milwaukee Bucks and more. Our Fox Cities Performing Arts Center offers Broadway shows and a plethora of entertainment varieties. Historic Lawrence University is in the heart of Appleton along the Fox River. Travel is easy and convenient with Appleton International Airport located about 10 minutes west of downtown. Northeast Wisconsin has lots of natural beauty with over 15,000 lakes and countless opportunities for leisure including sailing, skiing, golfing, fishing, biking, hiking, camping and so much more. Appleton has exceptional public and private schools, is a safe family friendly community, and has a relatively low cost of living, making it ideal for raising a family. It’s an attractive place filled with friendly people, fine institutions and high-quality healthcare.



What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):
    • One or more of the following:
      • Physician MD/DO


  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). Verified by local Credentialing Office.


  • Diploma 
    • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) 

Work Experience:

  • US Residency

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin and its subsidiaries, are an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.
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Job ID: 339491
Category: Physicians
Facility: WIAPP Affinity Medical Group
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Appleton, WI

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