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Full-Time Maternal Fetal Medicine Opening at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, CT (60 miles from NYC)

Site Name:
Danbury Hospital, Danbury, Connecticut
Contact:
Jeanette Unger
Phone:
(203)739-7864
Email:
jeanette.unger@wchn.org

Additional Information

Excellent Full-Time Maternal Fetal Medicine Opening at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, CT (60 miles from NYC)

Western Connecticut Medical Group is seeking a full-time Maternal Fetal Medicine Physician at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Connecticut. We are located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, located about 60 miles northeast of New York City, near the border of Putnam and Westchester counties in New York State.

This is a teaching position that includes teaching to the residents in our OB/GYN residency program as well as medical students. There is opportunity for faculty appointment with University of Vermont as well as research opportunities in addition to potential leadership roles within the OB/GYN Department for interested candidates.

The ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in MFM and looking to join a dedicated and collegial team of two MFM physicians and support staff. Some coverage will also be provided at Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk, Connecticut. Our network sees approximately 3,000 deliveries per year.

Established in 1885, Danbury Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital providing Greater Danbury area residents convenient access to exceptional care. Danbury Hospital has 371 beds and is a Level II Trauma Center with approximately 70,000 ED visits per year. As a teaching hospital, we are affiliated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, Ross University, American University of the Caribbean, and Yale School of Medicine. Danbury Hospital is part of Western Connecticut Health Network, which also includes New Milford and Norwalk Hospitals as well as Western Connecticut Medical Group, which has over 70 outpatient practice locations.  Our Medical Group includes 400+ physicians and 150+ advanced practice providers, serving a geographically broad region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York.

Danbury, Connecticut, in Fairfield County, is located in the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains and on the border of New York State, about 60 miles northeast of New York City and 60 miles west of Hartford, CT. This beautiful suburban location boasts excellent housing and school systems. As part of the greater NY metropolitan area, the city of Danbury enjoys both proximity to New York City culture and access to a wide array of outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, and boating in state and regional parks and preserves. Home to Western Connecticut State University, Danbury has abundant local historical, cultural, educational, and recreational attractions. Surrounded by a number of quaint towns, Danbury offers the convenience of contemporary urban life with the beauty of a country lifestyle. Boston, New York City, New Haven and Hartford are easily accessible via train, car, or bus. 

Western Connecticut Health Network and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers.  This philosophy calls for equal opportunities for employment, training, and advancement regardless of sex, race, creed, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, religion, disability, sexual orientation or any other status protected by law.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jeanette Unger, Physician Recruiter, via email
jeanette.unger@wchn.org or phone (203)739-7864.