Grand River Hospital & St. Mary’s General Hospital – Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgeon

Grand River Hospital and St. Mary’s General Hospital are jointly recruiting for one full time Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgeon to fill vacant position in the Kitchener-Waterloo area.

Grand River Hospital and St. Mary’s General Hospital are two separately governed hospitals that function as an integrated system with well-defined and complementary clinical programs to serve both the local community and the region. As part of their integration strategy, the hospitals have a common medical staff, joint medical and administrative leadership positions, and an integrated planning system. Each hospital has acute care ER with patient volumes reaching approximately 55,000 visits / annum.

St. Mary’s General Hospital is a Regional Cardiac Care Centre and a Centre of Excellence for Respiratory and Thoracic Care. Grand River Hospital hosts several regional programs including the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre, Hepatobiliary Surgical Programme, and stroke, renal and mental health programmes. We offer round-the-clock services in orthopedics, gynecology, cancer, plastic, and reconstructive and emergency surgery as well as a wide variety of general surgeries. Our surgeons perform approximately 10,000 procedures each year.

Grand River Hospital (GRH) is a provincial Hepato-Pancreatic Biliary (HPB) Centre of Excellence.  HPB surgical care is provided to our region of over 775,000 residents in Waterloo Region, Wellington County, the City of Guelph and the southern part of Grey County.  We aim to provide first class, high quality care for all of our patients in a friendly and professional setting.  The care is provided for both complex oncology and benign conditions.  For the management of oncology patients, and as an integral member of the multidisciplinary team, you will work collaboratively with medical and radiation oncologists in the Regional Cancer Centre, interventional radiologists providing ablative service, academic clinical trials and participate in both onsite and remote multidisciplinary cancer conferences.  In Waterloo Wellington, our goal is to deliver academic care close to home.  You will be joining a team with a fellowship trained surgical oncologist as well as general surgeons with expertise in HPB surgery to provide high quality surgical care.

Certification in HPB surgery by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and eligibility for independent licensure in the Province of Ontario are required.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application and curriculum vitae to Tanja Cvijetic, Medical Affairs Coordinator, attanja.cvijetic@grhosp.on.ca

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