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General Surgery Opportunity - Fergus Falls, MN

Permanent Placement Resources, LLC

Last Updated: 6/17/22

Job Description

General Surgery Opportunity - Fergus Falls, MN Lake Region Medical Group, P.A. (LRMG) is currently seeking a full-time General Surgeon to join their team of 2 full-time & 1 part-time surgeon due to an upcoming retirement. This established practice includes general, colorectal, laparoscopic, breast, wound care, endoscopy and colonoscopy services but also welcomes growth opportunities for new services.


  • Trauma level 3 hospital with nearest level 1 trauma center 1 hour away
  • 2 year partnership track
  • Referral base draws from 7 clinics, and a primary service area supporting a population of 70,000
  • 1:3 on-call, with potential for 1:4 on-call for weekend coverage
  • ED staffed by employed ER boarded physician 24/7, Hospitalist coverage 24/7, & full anesthesia team
In-house specialty support: Allergy/Asthma, Otolaryngology, Cardiology, Dermatology, OB/GYN, Optometry, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Podiatry, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Anesthesia, Audiology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Plastic Surgery, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Radiology, Radiation Oncology, and Medical Oncology


  • Board certification preferred/board eligibility required
  • ATLS & ACLS required
  • Active Minnesota Medical License upon hire
The Lake Region Healthcare enterprise is comprised of Lake Region Healthcare, an independent community-governed non-profit headquartered in Fergus Falls, the Mill Street Residence Assisted Living Facility in Fergus Falls, and the non-profit critical access hospital, Prairie Ridge Hospital and Health Services headquartered in Elbow Lake. With over 100 medical staff and over 1,000 employees, we are dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of our communities with values of Excellence, Person-Centered, Collaboration, Stewardship, Integrity, Respect and Innovation. Together we bring specialty and sub-specialty services to patients at hospital locations in Fergus Falls and Elbow Lake and at clinics in Ashby, Barnesville, Battle Lake, Evansville, Herman, Hoffman, and Morris, MN.


  • Full benefits including: health, dental, vision, life insurance, group health insurance, disability insurance (short and long term), & full malpractice insurance
  • 6 weeks of paid time off
  • Sign-on bonus & relocation reimbursement
  • Paid professional dues, licensing, and professional memberships; annual CME allowance
  • Guaranteed annual salary for the first 2 years of employment with opportunity for additional income based on production hours worked


  • Elective deferral plan
  • Annual employer contribution of 10% of wages towards 401K plan (100% vested without employee contribution requirements)


  • Minnesota has consistently been awarded the best state in the United States to practice medicine
  • Our practice is independent, & operated by a physician board of directors which allows our providers to practice in a manner they see fit for their patients


Fergus Falls is approximately 170 miles northwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 25 miles east of the North Dakota border. Our community is well known for the lake country beauty, wooded hills, and rolling farmland. The city of Fergus Falls is the county seat of Otter Tail County, which is home to more than 1,000 lakes within the region. Within the city limits, there are 5 lakes, 17 park and recreational areas, and an 18-hole public golf course. The community offers wonderful museums, a nature learning center, historic buildings, a performing arts center, a world class horse arena, and the natural beauty of trails and prairie. The paved, 135 mile long Central Lakes Trail begins in our community and ends in St. Joseph, MN where many enjoy biking, walking, jogging, in-line skating, or snowmobiling in the winter.

We are conveniently located:
60 miles from Fargo, ND metro area (Hector International Airport)
177 miles from Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN metro area (MSP International Airport)

Thank you for your consideration, Please let me know if you have interest in this opportunity and I will facilitate getting you additional information.

Kind Regards,

Jill Allen
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