• Congratulations to the 2023-2024 SAAS Visiting Professors!
  • Zhi Fong, MD is the recipient of the 2024 SAAS Junior Faculty Award!
  • Radhika Rastogi, MD is the recipient of the 2024 Esther Tsai Sugg Award for the highest scoring SAAS abstract to 2024 Academic Surgical Congress!
  • Christy Chai, MD is the recipient of the 2024 SAAS-SUS Mid-Career Award!
  • Areeba Saif, MD is the recipient of the 2023 SAAS-AWS Resident Research Travel Award!
  • Raja Narayan, MD, MPH is the recipient of the 2023 SAAS Resident/Fellow Development Scholarship!
  • Jeremy Chang, MD is the winner of the 2023 SAAS Annual Meeting Travel Award!
  • Russell Woo, MD is the recipient of the 2023 SAAS-SUS Leadership Agility Program Scholarship!

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Seeks a Breast Surgeon | 100% Breast Surgery Opportunity | No Call | Highly Desirable South Texas

Step into a critical role where your surgical skills will help drive the establishment of a premier Breast Surgery Center of Excellence. The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) seeks a highly skilled surgeon for a 100% breast surgery position. This vital role has an excellent work-life balance with no on-call obligations, and it also offers supplementary general surgery on-call earnings if desired. As part of a dedicated surgical group at UTRGV, you’ll contribute to a fast-growing medical school and take part in transforming regional healthcare through strategic alliances. Ready to shape the future of surgical care and flourish in a supportive, dynamic environment?

Opportunity Highlights

· Elevate your work-life balance with a Monday-to-Friday, 8-5 schedule, and no call requirements
· Specialize exclusively in breast surgery, with the opportunity for additional on-call compensation in general surgery
· Help develop a large, busy, and comprehensive program with significant support and investment
· Collaborate closely with experienced mid-level practitioners and specialized breast surgical oncologists
· Pioneer a Breast Surgery Center of Excellence, backed by solid support and investment
· Diverse leadership roles await you in a department primed for expansion
· Grow rapidly at UTRGV, a young, quickly expanding medical school that has doubled in size in just three years
· Transform regional healthcare by forming strategic partnerships and bolstering UTRGV’s influential presence
· Make a meaningful impact on a diverse minority population with your expert surgical skills
· Enjoy unwavering support for your professional development within a nurturing environment
· Join our cohesive surgical group, where engaged leadership fosters collaboration and mentorship
· Elevate your academic prowess by contributing to a growing surgical residency program with ample funding

Community Information – No State Income Tax in Texas

Nestled in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley, Edinburg, TX, offers exceptional entertainment, arts, and culture. Part of South Texas, this economically booming area provides numerous recreational adventures, with many parks, trails, and the Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center, with 40 acres of scenic wetlands in the middle of an urban landscape.

· Enjoy a very comfortable quality of life and affordable living with no state income tax
· Ranked a Best Suburb for Lowest Cost of Living in Texas, Young Professionals in Texas, and Living in Texas
· Area Vibes give Edinburg an A+ in Cost of Living and an A+ in Housing
· Live in an educational hub, with The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley boasting one of the most beautiful campuses in Texas
· A rich history reflected in the city’s architecture, museums, and cultural events
· Embrace a melting pot of cultures and local traditions that create a rich tapestry of community life
· A pleasant climate and proximity to South Padre Island, the Gulf of Mexico, and beautiful beaches encourage an active outdoor lifestyle
· The Museum of South Texas History’s permanent and traveling exhibits, along with its Spanish Colonial Revival style Grand Lobby, offer a glimpse into the region’s rich history and culture
· Experience authentic Mexican cuisine and many other culinary delights

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