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Specialty Doctor in Thoracic Surgery

  • Full time
  • Plymouth
  • £39,060 - £72,840 a year
  • 7 Apr 2019
  • Travel expenses: no
  • Job term: Fixed term
  • Job code: 140319-5896

An exciting opportunity for a Specialty Doctor in Thoracic Surgery in Plymouth has arisen. The post is designed as a one year position as a valued member of the Cardiothoracic team with additional educational and research additional funding. The successful applicant will spend the year as two six month periods with two Consultant Thoracic Surgeons performing VATS lobectomy and minimally invasive surgery general thoracic surgery, in particular, lung biopsies, pneumothorax surgery and mediastinal biopsies as well as all aspects of general thoracic surgery. The successful candidate will also be able to function at a high clinical level within the service and practice individually when appropriate. There is a well-established blunt chest trauma service working within the MTC, including chest wall reconstruction for rib fractures.

If you require any information about this post, please contact Mr Osama Elzain, Consultant Thoracic Surgeon on 01752 430107 or email

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University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

Website Derrifordjobs

Type of organisation

Public Sector



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