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OBGYN Generalist Physician (36259)

Wake Forest Baptist Health

Last Updated: 9/21/20

Job Description

Wake Forest Health Network OBGYN Wilkes, in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina is actively recruiting a generalist OBGYN Physician. Join our team, offering the resources of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center’s Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology with a full continuum of women’s services including; Maternal Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics, Reproductive Endocrinology/Fertility, Gynecology Oncology, Reconstructive Surgery, Genetics and Female Pelvic Health.


  • MD/DO

  • BC/BE in OBGYN

  • Successful record of clinical and service excellence

  • North Carolina medical license or eligible

  • Candidates who want to grow and have a strong GYN practice


  • This position would cover the office and 10 days of hospital (1:3)

  • Currently one physician in the office and 1 Laborist (covers 10-14 days/month) – both are very experienced providers

  • Strong and experienced FNP provider in the office who covers practice call.

  • 50 % OB GYN and 50 GYN, with some high risk deliveries

  • C-section rate: 13%

  • Deliveries per year: 365 with the average of 30 deliveries per month.

  • Dedicated C section room in labor and delivery with dedicated OB staff

  • Experienced and well trained Labor and Delivery staff

  • Beautiful Labor and Delivery Unit (5 LDR rooms)

  • Dedicated anesthesia for epidurals

  • The only OB GYN office in the county with a population of 70,000, and a referral base for 7 surrounding counties


  • Competitive Compensation and Benefits

  • Health, Vision, Dental

  • Recruitment Bonus

  • 403(b) Retirement plan with generous match

  • Company paid short-term disability with salary continuation and long-term disability

  • Employee, dependent & supplemental life insurance

  • Relocation assistance

  • Paid parental leave and adoption assistance

  • Medical Malpractice

  • CME allowance

  • Paid license and professional dues

  • Employed opportunity


As a part of the Wake Forest Baptist family, Wilkes Medical Center offers the resources of a nationally recognized academic medical center, enabling the facility to provide world-class health care here, close to home. Wilkes Medical Center opened in 1952 as a 100-bed hospital on 19 acres, donated by Dr. Frederick C. Hubbard. The hospital joined the Wake Forest Baptist Health system on July 1, 2017. Today, we are licensed for 130 beds, including a 10-bed skilled nursing unit on our main campus. Through our offsite facilities, Wilkes Medical Center has expanded our outpatient services to include a Dialysis Center and a state of the art Rehabilitation Center.

Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Wilkes is an outdoor lover's paradise. Wilkes County Schools are highly ranked in North Carolina by Home to MerleFest, considered one of the premier music festivals in the country, Wilkesboro provides a small town atmosphere with wonderful amenities, and is located within easy reach of many prominent North Carolina cities. Located just 80 miles from Charlotte, 45 miles from Winston-Salem, 45 miles from Hickory, and 35 minutes from Boone, Wilkes County remains an ideal location for those looking to escape the fast paced world of city living, while remaining close enough to commute for a night out on the town. We are a very friendly and family-based community where our patient population is quite diverse. Wilkes County offers the best of both worlds, presented with the flair of true southern hospitality.


Wake Forest Baptist Health ( is a nationally recognized academic medical center in Winston-Salem, N.C., with an integrated enterprise including educational and research facilities, hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centers, and other primary and specialty care facilities serving 24 counties in northwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia.

Wake Forest Health Network is the physician-led, community-based division of Wake Forest Baptist Health, extending its reach to over 140 practices in 30 communities across central and western North Carolina. The Network includes 250 physicians and 200 advanced practice providers representing a wide range of specialties. As the recipient of the 2015 American Medical Group Association Acclaim Award, a national recognition for success in improving the quality and lowering the cost of services offered, we are leading the way in accountable care and physician work/life balance offering patient-centered medical home, encounter specialist, expanded access, increased coordination of care, enhanced patient education, and sophisticated technological support. With a large array of services and locations, we are able to offer practice styles and schedules that fit your life needs.

Cindy Leonard, Physician Recruitment Leader
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Company Details

Wake Forest Baptist Health

Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States

Wake Forest Baptist Health is a non-profit integrated health system serving 24 counties in northwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia. It includes a medical school, six hospitals, primary and specialty care facilities, clinics, diagnostic centers, plus educational and research facilities. Website: Medical School: