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Akron, Ohio-based Summa Health System is seeking a board certified/board eligible neurosurgeon to join the medical staff. Summa is nationally renowned and consistently recognized for excellence in patient care and exceptional approaches to healthcare delivery.

The selected candidate will become a member of Summa Physicians Inc. — a multi-specialty group of more than 300 physicians who are employed by and aligned with Summa Health System. He/she will deliver comprehensive treatment for complex diseases of the brain, spine and peripheral nervous system at Summa Akron City Hospital, a Level 1 Trauma Center.

This position offers opportunities for:

  • Supporting the expansion of Summa Health System’s neurosurgery program
  • Research and innovation through Summa Health System and collaborative efforts with local universities and Austen BioInnovation Institute of Akron
  • Active involvement in medical education
  • Academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience
  • A comprehensive salary and benefits package

Requirements include state of Ohio medical licensure and board certification/board eligibility by the American Board of Neurological Surgery.

 About Summa Health System

Summa Health System is one of the largest integrated healthcare delivery systems in Ohio and is one of only two health systems in northeast Ohio accredited by the American College of Radiation. Encompassing a network of hospitals, community health centers, a health plan, a physician-hospital organization, a multi-specialty physician organization, research and multiple foundations, Summa is nationally renowned for excellence in patient care and for exceptional approaches to healthcare delivery. Summa's clinical services are consistently recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (Magnet status), U.S. News and World Report, Thomson Reuters and The Leapfrog Group. Summa also is a founding partner of the Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron.

About Akron

Northeast Ohio is the perfect place if you want to live somewhere that has it all. Our region offers unsurpassed educational and world-class medical facilities, regional and national centers for the arts, top-notch entertainment and professional sports and is surrounded by an extensive array of scenic parks and lakes. Residents in Northeast Ohio also enjoy affordable housing, easily accessible roads and transportation services and an unparalleled quality of life at a cost-of-living well below that of other major metropolitan areas across the country.

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

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To learn more about this opportunity, contact a physician recruiter directly at (234) 312-6286 or e-mail