The Dignity Health Cancer Institute (DHCI) - St. Josephs Hospital and Medical Center (SJHMC) in Phoenix, AZ is seeking a talented and motivated candidate for our second urologic oncology position. This individual will be an important member of the Genitourinary (GU) Multidisciplinary Team at the cancer center. The position requires the ability to perform complex GU procedures including robotic, laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgeries for prostate/kidney/bladder disease and be a member of a complex pelvic/abdominal surgery team at SJHMC. In addition, the individual would perform outpatient clinical care, office-based procedures and participate in the multidisciplinary tumor board at DHCI. .
Dignity Health Cancer Institute is a new, 5-story, fully-equipped cancer clinic with a procedural endoscopy suite, infusion center, radiology, lab and pharmacy. We have 7 active multidisciplinary disease teams, each including medical, surgical, radiation, radiology, pathology, genetics and supportive care experts. Building a robust clinical practice, providing direct patient care, and participation in the clinical trials programs are key responsibilities of these positions. We also recommend serving as medical faculty for Creighton University and participating in the education of residents and medical students. The multidisciplinary teams work closely with the leadership of St. Josephs, the Associate CMO for Oncology, the VP Oncology Services and the Dignity Health Medical Group to ensure the growth and the quality of our comprehensive oncology patient care programs.
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, is a 571-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services. Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix area, is the flagship hospital of Dignity Health, and a member of CommonSpirit Health, the largest not-for-profit health system in the US. More than 125 years later, St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved. SJHMC has 3 Davinci Xi robots and a full complement of Urology endosuites.
- MD or DO degree
- Successful completion of Residency and Urologic Oncology fellowship programs
- Board Certified in Urology
- A passion for providing excellent clinical care
- Must have or be eligible for Arizona State medical licensure
- Ability to achieve full and unrestricted hospital/surgical privileges at Dignity Health Arizona hospitals