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Career Opportunities

Maternal Fetal Medicine Opportunity in Rapidly Growing System

Site Name:
Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport/LSU Health Science Center - Shreveport
1541 Kings Hwy.
Shreveport, Louisiana 71103
Carol Schwalke
Assistant or Associate Professor level

Additional Information

Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center- Shreveport seek applicants for the position of opening for a Maternal Fetal Medicine physician in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  GENEROUS SALARY with INITIAL AND SUPPLEMENTAL COMPENSATION AVAILABLE.

OLHS is an excellent choice for the candidate who is seeking a career with a growing medical center, academic practice, and collaborative work environment focused on integrated patient care and innovation. Successful candidates will have opportunities to progress in academic rank and participate in leadership roles, according to interests in practice, research, and education.

The Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine offers extensive exposure to managing complex pregnancy complications in a comprehensive perinatal practice. We have a section of 2 MFM physicians, along with a support staff and multidisciplinary involvement of Neonatology, Pediatric cardiology, Pediatric Surgery and other pediatric subspecialties as necessary. 

Highlights of the Position: ·        
2 MFM physicians
24 residents (6/year)
19 OB/Gyn physicians; 5 APPs
Outpatient majority practice; Inpatient consults only - no deliveries

Our health sciences center is home to the School of Medicine, School of Graduate Studies and School of Allied Health Professions and a robust research enterprise.  More than 800 students are enrolled in the degree programs at any one time.  Additionally, nearly 600 residents and fellows are trained each year. ·               

Physician leadership and input at all levels of administration.

Compensation and Benefits: ·         Competitive salary; initial supplement; quality supplements ·         Relocation ·         Generous Health, Dental and Vision Insurance ·         Life Insurance ·         Long-Term Disability Insurance ·         Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance ·         Flexible Spending Account ·         Optional Retirement Plans