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Chair – Department Of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH 44114
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Cleveland Clinic is one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers with healthcare facilities centered in northeast Ohio and extended hospital centers in southeast Florida and Nevada.  International centers have been established and growing in Abu Dhabi, UAE, Toronto, Canada, London, and future centers in Shanghai, China.  Cleveland Clinic announces a search for the Chair of the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery within its renowned Dermatology and Plastic Surgery Institute. The Chair of the Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery will lead expansion of clinical efforts in addition to advancing education and research activities related to the specialty of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Cleveland Clinic’s main campus as well as a growing, vibrant and innovative regional practice. 

The Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery currently includes 18 Plastic Surgeons, leading a residency program of 19 current residents with approved expansion of its complement to 24.  In addition, the department supports four clinical fellows in Breast, Microsurgery, Craniomaxillofacial/Pediatrics and Aesthetics.  The Plastic Surgery Research program supports two research fellows and a number of international supported researchers in addition to a clinical research coordinator and director of an on-going microvascular laboratory course.  Innovation across the breadth of surgery is the reputation of the Cleveland Clinic and an essential culture of the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  From advancements in Face/Abdominal Wall/Hand/Orbital Transplantation to innovations in wound healing, neuromodulation, immune tolerance and organ preservation, the department’s vision is to continue to assist in leading and advancing the practice of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

This represents an outstanding leadership opportunity. The ideal candidate will be recognized nationally for his/her experience and accomplishments in clinical care, teaching, research, and administration. It will be paramount that the individual possess the skills necessary to lead and grow a large and complex department with a multi-faceted mission and multiple stakeholders.  Board certification in plastic & reconstructive surgery is required. A faculty appointment commensurate with experience is available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.

Interested candidates should submit their cover letter, curriculum vitae and 3 references to:

Rebecca Starck, MD

President, Cleveland Clinic Avon Hospital

Chair of the Search Committee

33300 Cleveland Clinic Blvd.

Avon, OH 44011

restar@ccf.org

For more information on the Dermatology & Plastic Surgery Institute:

https://my.clevelandclinic.org/departments/dermatology-plastic-surgery

Cleveland Clinic is firmly committed to being the best place to practice in medicine and providing a safe, stable, and financially fulfilling work environment even through uncertain times.  Being a physician-led organization means doing what is best for the patients, every day.

Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers.Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are a top hospital in the country. Cleveland Clinic’s heart program has ranked No. 1 in the nation since 1995. 

Eight other Cleveland Clinic specialties are ranked in the Top 10. Cleveland Clinic earned the highest ranking of any Ohio hospital.

Other specialties noted for national excellence include ENT and pediatrics. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.

Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, Cleveland Clinic Nevada, Cleveland Clinic Canada, and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. Cleveland Clinic London is also scheduled to open in February 2021.

Cleveland Clinic has more than 4,200 salaried physicians and scientists on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Northeast Ohio called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.

This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, Akron General Hospital, Avon Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Fairview Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Lodi Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, and Union Hospital. Ashtabula County Medical Center is also an affiliate of Cleveland Clinic. With approximately 5,895 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.

Cleveland Clinic was named a top hospital and health system by Diversity Inc. in 2020. Companies on this list score well in talent pipeline, talent development, leadership commitment, and supplier diversity.

Cleveland Clinic has been ranked as the No. 1 hospital in the country for cardiology and heart surgery according to the 2019-2020 Best Hospitals rankings.

Cleveland Clinic values a culture where caregivers integrate diversity and inclusion throughout the enterprise. We respect and appreciate our similarities and differences, they enable us to better serve our patients, one another, and our global communities.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Smoke/drug free environment.

Any application submitted without a CV will delay the review process

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Cleveland is part of Northeast Ohio which is composed of six metropolitan areas. Each of them provides affordable real estate, excellent schools, safe communities as well as an abundance of outdoor activities. Find out here how great it is to live in Cleveland!


The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic’s Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days. Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities",

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