Cardiovascular Surgeon Opening in Michigan

Physician: Surgery: Cardiothoracic and Vascular
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:10401
Verified Date:05/08/2023
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:Negotiable
Permanent: Full time Surgery: Cardiothoracic and Vascular

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Looking for a full-time board-certified Cardiothoracic Surgeon to join a strong team in Midland, Michigan
  • You would be joining another board-certified Surgeon and 3 Advanced Practice Providers in an extremely busy practice that has served mid-Michigan for more than 10 years.  
  • A highly skilled, collaborative team of cardiologists, including interventional, heart failure, and EP, as well as dedicated advanced 
  • State of the Art Hybrid OR and a brand new, Heart and Vascular Center.

Compensation Details

  • Competitive compensation
  • Health/dental/vision
  • Life insurance
  • Long/short term disability
  • CME $
  • Professional liability insurance (with tail)
  • Paid vacation

Community Details

  • Offers a family-oriented community with excellent schools, innumerable recreational and cultural opportunities, and easy access to major metropolitan areas and airports. 
  • Recreation opportunities abound. Sail, swim or fish on the largest freshwater coastline in the United States.
  • Visit more than 14 miles of beautiful nature trails at the 1200-acre Chippewa Nature Center. Walk, bike or blade the Rail Trail.
  • Enjoy flowers and foliage at Dow Gardens. Play tennis at the Community Tennis Center - the site of Michigan's only USTA professional tennis tournament - with 10 indoor courts.
  • Join an adult or youth soccer team and play at the Midland Soccer Complex - one of the best in the nation.
  • Or skate at the new 107,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Midland Civic Arena, featuring two NHL-sized rinks and an Olympic-sized rink.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Salaries In Detroit. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early. 

The Housing Market.  4 beds 3 baths 2,400 sqft  New Construction being built in established sub-division in Midland City limits. Close to schools, hospital and rail trail. Beautiful open floor plan with inviting front porch, large mudroom and laundry directly off of attached garage. Large center island kitchen with granite countertops and open concept living on the main level. F Enjoy the natural setting from your private deck.  This home can be yours for $343,750.

 The Community.  Midland is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan in the Tri-Cities region of Central Michigan. It is the county seat of Midland County. 

The Employer.  a 300+ licensed-bed hospital located on 180 acres of wooded campus in Midland, MI and is the flagship of the Health system. A leader in quality state-of-the-art health care. In fact, The Medical Center was named one of the nation's 2016 100 Top HospitalsĆș by Truven Health Analytics'Ä, was also one of a select few to earn the 2016 100 Top Hospital's EverestĆșAward, and was recognized as one of the nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven in 2017.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 65 miles: Flint, MI (FNT / KFNT) Bishop International Airport
  • 81 miles: Lansing, MI (LAN / KLAN) Capital Region International Airport
  • 132 miles: Grand Rapids, MI (GRR / KGRR) Gerald R. Ford International Airport
  • 136 miles: Detroit, MI (DTW / KDTW) Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 107 miles to Detroit, MI
  • 111 miles to Windsor, Canada
  • 139 miles to Toledo, OH
  • 156 miles to London, Canada
  • 177 miles to Fort Wayne, IN

Closest Domestic Airport:

14 miles: Freeland, MI (MBS / KMBS) MBS International Airport
65 miles: Flint, MI (FNT / KFNT) Bishop International Airport
81 miles: Lansing, MI (LAN / KLAN) Capital Region International Airport
94 miles: Grayling, MI (KGOV / GOV) Grayling Army Airfield

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $142,297 
  • City Cost of Living Index - 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 89.7

Colleges and Universities:

  • Delta College (about 14 miles; University Center, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,480)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 15 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)
  • Central Michigan University (about 28 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 36 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Kettering University (about 50 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • University of Michigan-Flint (about 50 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 6,284)


  • White alone 87.9%
  • Asian alone 4.2%
  • Hispanic 2.8%
  • Black alone 2.4%
  • Two or more races 1.9%


  • State Income Tax Rate - 4.25%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6%
  • County Tax Rate - 0%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.62%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)


  • Midland County Parks and Recreation - Midland, MI
  • Midland Softball Association
  • City Forest Winter Recreation Area
  • Chippewa Banks Disc Golf Course 
  • Trilogy Skate Park

Arts & Culture:

  • Legacy Art Studio and Gallery
  • Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs 
  • Midland Center for the Arts 


Sports for the Spectator:

  • Detroit Tigers MLB baseball
  • Detroit Lions NFL football
  • Detroit Red Wings NHL hockey
  • Detroit Pistons NBA basketball

Sports for the Participant:

  • Basketball, hockey, soccer, and more
  • Midland YMCA
  • Health clubs and golf courses


  • Midland Mall
  • Family Dollar
  • Ray's Bike Shop
  • Material Mart 


Top Five things to do:

  1. Dow Gardens
  2. Chippewa Nature Center
  3. Dahlia Hill
  4. Midland City Forest
  5. Dow Diamond