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Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Family Practice-Without OB
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location Laredo, Texas, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/07/23
Job ID: 9155
Practice Details
  • Seeking an experienced BC/BE Family Medicine physician to join an employed physician group.
  • 3+ years of practice experience preferred
  • Will consider candidates straight out of residency
  • Joining 1 other provider
  • Recruiting 2-3 candidates
  • No visa support available
  • Spanish is a plus
Recruiter's Insight

Compensation. . The Starting Salary is $25,000 To $50,000 more compared to starting Family Medicine salaries in Corpus Christi/ McAllen. Coupled with a cost of living of 20% lower than the aforementioned metropolitan areas, provides significant purchasing power to build their dream home, payoff school loans and retire early

The Housing Market. A great opportunity for homeownership with a spacious home with 5 beds and 9 baths, 4962 sqft, a two story home with two family rooms, and a separate cabana with two bathrooms, wood floors, and high ceilings only for 555K.

The Community. The Laredo community is part of the Webb county in Texas. Laredo was signed over the United States after the Mexican-American War in 1848. Laredo is the only city to have seven flags. The seventh flag, joined with the other six representing: Spain, France, Mexico, the Republic of Texas, the Confederate States of America and the United States of America as this represents the short-lived Republic of the Rio Grande.

The Employer. This organization is a healthcare provider with a 326-bed, acute care facility with over 49 specialties and subspecialties, including cardiology, oncology, neurology, obstetrics, orthopedics, urology, wound care, emergency medicine and bariatrics. This facility was the first area hospital to have an accredited Chest Pain Center.

Closest Major City
  • 131 miles to Corpus Christi, TX
  • 145 miles to McAllen, TX
  • 168 miles to San Antonio
Colleges and Universities
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 99 miles; Kingsville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,295)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 118 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • Southwest Texas Junior College (about 119 miles; Uvalde, TX; FT enrollment: 3,569)
  • South Texas College (about 119 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Coastal Bend College (about 124 miles; Beeville, TX; FT enrollment: 2,880)

Recreation
  • This community owns eight recreational centers, thirty-four developed parks, twenty-two undeveloped parks or under construction, five baseball fields, and four plazas. The parks total area is 618 acre for the enjoyment of all members of the family.
  • The Shiloh Trail- This mountain bike trail is 4 miles of single-track dirt trails, widening occasionally to double-track.
  • Lake Casa Blanca International Park-located-contains a 1,680-acre with an artificial lake with camping areas, lake swimming, skiing, boating and mountain biking. The most popular recreational use of the lake is fishing. A boat ramp and fishing pier is available on the eastern side of the lake. The lake is a popular destination for winter Texans.
Shopping
  • Mall Del Norte
  • The Outlet Shoppes at Laredo
  • Del Mar Shopping Plaza