Pisgah Urology is seeking a full time urologist to join a patient- and family-centered progressive medical community in the beautiful western North Carolina mountains. The urologist would be assuming a busy practice with excellent opportunities to perform all aspects of general urology, surgical interventions including laprascopic surgeries, as well as specialty urology services in a lucrative area. The physician will enjoy the internal referral network and support of an experienced urology physician assistant, knowledgeable office staff and medical assistants. Candidate must be board eligible or board certified. The office is affiliated with Transylvania Regional Hospital, operated by Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC.
About Transylvania Regional Hospital
Transylvania Regional Hospital is a full-service, 94-bed, non-profit Critical Access Hospital that has served Brevard, NC and the surrounding counties since 1933. Inpatient services include an Intensive Care Unit and Medical/Surgical Unit. Outpatient services include wound care, chemotherapy services, full laboratory, digital mammography, CT, MRI, nuclear medicine, rehabilitation therapy, as well as surgical and endoscopic services. Robotic services are available at Mission Hospital.
About Mission Health Hospital
Mission Hospital is based in Asheville, N.C., is the state’s sixth-largest health system and the region’s only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health was recognized as one of the nation’s Top 15 Health Systems in 2012 and 2013 by Thomson Reuters and Truven Health Analytics, respectively. Mission Health is one of only two medium-sized health systems to receive this recognition in 2012 and 2013, and the only health system in North Carolina to achieve that distinction. Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates five hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers and the region’s only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians and is certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Mission Children’s Hospital, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma and Women’s Health. Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. With approximately 8,800 employees and 700 volunteers, Mission Health is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the people of western North Carolina.
About Brevard, North Carolina
Cradled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Brevard is a cozy town filled with tremendous cultural and natural opportunities. Visitors from around the globe come to partake in our many music festivals, waterfalls, and cycling trails. Many of our outdoor attractions include: Pisgah National Forest, DuPont State Recreational Forest, Gorges State Park, Nantahala National Forest, French Broad River, Davidson River, Looking Glass Rock, and Blue Ridge Parkway. For families, this is an ideal place to live. With top notch schools and strong family values, children grow up with the same sense of community and a positive moral compass. Brevard also supports higher education at Brevard College and Blue Ridge Communtity College. And don’t forget to check out our most sought after local attraction – white squirrels – of which we host a festival for in May!