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Cranial Neurosurgery Opportunity– Akron, OH

Summa Health Medical Group is seeking an additional physician to join our growing team of 2 experienced Neurosurgeons + 4 Advanced Practice Providers at the Summa Health Neurosciences Institute.
Summa Health Medical Group is a subsidiary of Summa Health System, which is comprised of 2 hospitals and over 20 health centers, making it one of the largest integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems in the state.  The medical group has 400+ unified, high performing physicians, aligned to create a healthier Northeastern Ohio community.

Candidate Qualifications

  • Board Certification/Board Eligibility in Neurosurgery
  • Desire and ability to do general neurosurgery, with subspecialty interest such as neuro-oncology, epilepsy surgery, or skull-based surgery
  • A current unrestricted license or the ability to obtain a license to practice medicine in Ohio
  • Commitment to quality care in a patient centered, team-based environment  

Opportunity Highlights

  • Employed position offering competitive compensation, benefit package and incentives such as signing bonus, loan assistance, relocation, and CME allowance
  • Large, established, referral base within the medical group, ACO and community partners
  • Closed model ICU with dedicated neuro intensive care service, extensive laboratory and radiology services in-house
  • Research and innovation, along with teaching opportunities available
  • First hospital in OH to be awarded the Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center certification from The Joint Commission, in collaboration with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
  • First hospital in the greater Akron region to be awarded the Comprehensive Stroke Center certification from The Joint Commission, in collaboration with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
  • Academic Appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available to qualified applicants
  • Epic System’s EMR 

Community Information

Rising from the rolling hills of the Western Reserve along the Ohio & Erie Canal, Akron is located within 500 miles of 42 major cities, and surrounded by thousands of acres of national parkland and countryside.  As a thriving heartland city Akron provides an ideal living and working environment. The vitality of its people and the unparalleled quality of life offers versatility, a low cost of living, outstanding cultural access and a thriving climate for healthcare, education and business. The downtown hosts a vibrant arts scene and eclectic dining options.  Northeast Ohio offers many quality primary and secondary education options.


EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.
COVID-19 vaccine required for all Summa Health employees.

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To learn more about this opportunity, contact a physician recruiter directly at 234.312.6286 or email



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