Legacy Medical Group, part of the Legacy Health system is actively seeking a CAQSM certified physician for primary care sports medicine.
The physician can expect to walk into a busy outpatient clinic setting, with a broad patient base including pediatric and adult athletes, non-operative orthopedic management of musculoskeletal conditions such as arthritis and tendinopathies, and concussion management. The physician will be involved with a multidisciplinary concussion team for management of concussed patients.
This is a thriving practice in the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) for arthritis and tendinopathies. The physician will work with orthopedic surgeons trained in sports, adult joint reconstruction, and pediatrics. The clinic includes on site diagnostic imaging with x-ray and ultrasound, as well as access to ancillary staff with physical therapy and an athletic trainer. The position includes opportunity for sideline coverage in a local high school and possible team Physician coverage opportunity for professional sports.
Candidates must be MD or DO Internal Medicine or Family Practice Physician with completion of a sports medicine fellowship. Abilities to use ultrasound for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes strongly recommended. Must be comfortable with both adults and pediatric patients.
Legacy Health is a seven-hospital system located throughout the Portland metro area including a level 1 trauma center and a research institute. Legacy was selected by Forbes Magazine as one of the top 50 mid-size companies in the US. We are a not-for-profit 501 (c) 3 organization.
As we consider qualified candidates, we are committed to building a culture that values diversity and is reflective of those we care for.
Portland is a sophisticated city offering diverse cultural activities and communities that appeal to a wide variety of needs and tastes. Beautiful parks and more biking paths per mile than any city in the US, promote an active lifestyle. The temperate four seasons, spectacular surroundings of the Columbia River Gorge and majestic Cascade Mountains, as well as close proximity to ocean beaches and long skiing seasons make this an opportunity for both a dynamic position and a wonderful lifestyle.
Candidates can apply online at www.legacyhealth.org and attach a CV to the application. Please apply for position number 17-1602. For additional information, please contact Vicki Owen at 503 415-5403 or email@example.com AA/EOE/veterans/disabilities