Urology Opportunity - East Orlando, Florida


Florida Hospital Medical Group is looking for a dynamic and hard-working urologist to join our team based at Florida Hospital East Orlando (website).  The new physician would join with two outstanding physicians and help to grow our outpatient presence in new markets in the area.  Responsibilities also include inpatient call coverage at the East Orlando hospital in rotation with practice partners.  A shared call model with other urologists in town make weekend call less frequent.  Robotic surgery is also available within our system. 

Requirements for the position:  Board Certified or Board Eligible by the American Board of Urology.  High caliber, quality focused, innovative physicians should apply.  Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential.

Hospital Description

Florida Hospital East Orlando, a 293-bed full service community hospital became part of the Adventist Health System in 1991. We are proud to serve approximately 180,000 patients annually, which include more than 16,500 inpatients and 79,330 outpatients at Florida Hospital East Orlando. In addition, our emergency visits totaled 120,665 in 2017.

As a part of one of the fastest growing communities in Central Florida, our hospital caters to the east Orange County population. This market consists of the popular, planned-communities of Waterford Lakes, Avalon Park and Lake Nona located adjacent to Medical City. East Orlando is also home to the University of Central Florida – the nation’s 2nd largest university. As our community continues to broaden, so does Florida Hospital East Orlando with our recent 200,000 square foot $80 million expansion project. It also has expanded Radiology, Imaging and Cardiopulmonary departments. Current expansion plans include the building of a second cath lab and remodel of the existing cath lab. This $6 million investment has already begun and completion is set for Q4 2018.

Florida Hospital East Orlando is the primary campus for approximately 275 physicians who can utilize our six new inpatient surgical suites as well as our new technologically advanced 13,500 square foot Outpatient Surgery Center. Our specialized services include: Cardiovascular Institute, Cancer Institute, Respiratory Care, Center for Family Care, Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Men's and Women's Health Programs, Women's Health Pavilion, Hospice Care, Seizure Monitoring, Telemedicine Program, Digestive Health Services, Primary Stroke Center and Sleep Disorders Center.

Community Description

Greater Orlando is a hub for higher education and is home to numerous colleges and universities including University of Central Florida (UCF), Rollins College, and Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences. UCF is the 2nd largest university in the US and has a new and vibrant College of Medicine closely affiliated with Florida Hospital.

Greater Orlando is home to several renowned theme parks including Walt Disney World resort, Universal Studios Florida and Sea World. Just a day trip away you can visit the Kennedy Space Center and Busch Gardens. Because of Orlando's unique position directly in the center of Florida, both the east (Cocoa, New Smyrna, Daytona) and west coasts (Clearwater, St. Petersburg) are one-hour trips and glorious weekend adventures.

The weather here is sunny virtually all-year-round and great for numerous activities including golf and tennis! Greater Orlando is home to more than 125 public and private golf courses, most of which are open 365 days a year. Orlando is also home to the USTA national campus. Located in Lake Nona, this world-renowned tennis facility features 100 courts, hosts college series competition and is accessible to the public for lessons and court rentals.

Orlando is also an amazing city for theater and fine arts. Orlando is home to the Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts. Located in downtown Orlando, just minutes from the Florida Hospital East Orlando campus, the Dr. Phillips Center is a brand new, state-of-the-art performance center that features Broadway classics, the Orlando City Ballet and numerous other talents ranging from music, comedy, theater and dance.

There is truly something for everyone in the Orlando community!

City: Orlando FL

Specialty: Surgery, Urology

Contact: Jason Junker

Phone: (407) 200-2538

Email: jason.junker@flhosp.org