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COOKEVILLE, TN (A Short Drive to Nashville, Knoxville & The Great Smoky Mountains) - Neurosurgeon Opportunity

Permanent Placement Resources, LLC

Last Updated: 6/21/21

Job Description

COOKEVILLE, TN (A Short Drive to Nashville, Knoxville & The Great Smoky Mountains) - Neurosurgeon Opportunity Opportunity is available for a neurosurgeon to join a well-established general neurosurgical practice in Middle Tennessee. This two person practice does over 900, mainly elective general neurosurgical cases a year. Currently, the practice is providing state-of-the-art neurosurgical care in a local setting. Our surgeons practice out of one hospital that does not do trauma. With the upcoming departure of one of the two partners, there is a need for a well-trained, conservative, motivated, and pleasant person to take over his half of the practice.Our Southeastern University town is a great place to raise a family, with a low coast of living in a no income tax state.

We have plenty of outdoor activities including two large lakes, and several state parks. With the Great Smokey Mountains two hours away and downtown Nashville a little over an hour drive, a fun eventful weekend is not far away. With the Nashville International Airport less than an hour away travel is very easy.

Company Overview
Tier 1 Orthopedic and Neurological Surgery is a small multi-specialty group located in Middle Tennessee.

Company History
Dr. Jestus was recruited to Middle Tennessee directly out of his neurosurgical residency in 1997 to start the neurosurgical program at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. After two years of rapid growth, Dr. Jestus started to recruit a partner and Dr. Cruz was brought on in 1999. We have since added three mid-level practitioners. Our hospital does not have a trauma designation. The practice is predominantly an elective private practice. Five years ago our neurosurgeons joined with a Physiatrist and a group of five orthopedic surgeons from Cookeville. They purchased and renovated a building and started Tier 1 Orthopedic and Neurological Surgery. They have since expanded into three buildings in Cookeville that houses the outpatient clinics, MRI, billing and administrative offices, and physical therapy practice.

The practice has two Leica Scopes and a Brain and Spine Stereotactic with the addition of an onsite Physiatrist.

  • Clinic only minutes from hospital
  • Clinic hours: Mon - Fri 8a-5p
  • Only one hospital
  • 3 satellite clinics hoping for a 4th location
  • Each doc has own LPN
  • Hospital supports signing bonus, relocation and student loan forgiveness
Cookeville, TN is one of the most beautiful and affordable towns in the Southeast and a great place to start or continue your practice. Just an hour from Nashville, a short drive to the Great Smoky Mountains and 20 minutes from one of Tennessee's most majestic lakes (Center Hill Lake) - Cookeville is a "must see" destination.

At Cookeville Regional Medical Center, we strive each day to provide the best clinical and individual care for our patients. Cookeville Regional has been named one of the 100 Great Community Hospitals by Becker’s Hospital Review two years in a row. Most recently, the medical center has been named one of the 2017 50 top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics.

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

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