General Surgery Job in Ronceverte, WV

Physician: Surgery: General
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:6889
Verified Date:07/06/2020
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No
Permanent: Full time Surgery: General Surgery: Vascular

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BE/BC Vascular Surgeon.
  • Employed position
  • Joining single-specialty group
  • Vascular training/experience preferred
  • 6 OR's with Physician and CRNA anesthesia coverage
  • Office space is currently available

Compensation Details

  • Commencement bonus 
  • Assistance with medical education debt 
  • CME expenses 
  • Relocation assistance 

Community Details

  • Ronceverte provides a unique community accentuated by friendly people, a quaint historic district, affordable housing, and abundant business opportunities.
  • Best known for the Allegheny Mountains and the 76-mile Greenbrier Trail, access for hiking and biking trails, and river access for canoeing, fishing and boating.
  • Ronceverte offers many opportunities for visitors and welcomes newcomers to the Greenbrier Valley.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting General Sugery Salaries In Greensboro, NC. 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  This quality built home offers lots of space and great location. 2 level deck in back is perfect for family gatherings. Large eat-in kitchen with Granite counter tops and island. Large Foyer leads to Formal living area with Bay window, Family Room with fireplace, Office area, Den and large Sun room surrounded with natural light. This home can be yours for $349,900.

The Community.  Located in the Southeastern corner of West Virginia on the Virginia line - a region rich in history and natural beauty, amid flowing rivers, lush greenery and the alluring Allegheny Mountains. From rugged forests to rolling hills, the area offers an unparalleled quality of life and is known as one of the most attractive regions in the state. 

The Employer.   is a 100+ bed facility, fully accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and has a medical staff or more than 90 providers and multiple specialties. 

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 220 miles: Richmond, VA (RIC / KRIC) Richmond International Airport
  • 236 miles: Charlotte, NC (CLT / KCLT) Charlotte Douglas International Airport
  • 246 miles: Hebron, KY (CVG / KCVG) Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
  • 247 miles: Dulles, VA (IAD / KIAD) Washington Dulles International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 122 miles to Greensboro, NC
  • 148 miles to Durham, NC
  • 169 miles to Raleigh, NC
  • 176 miles to Charlotte, NC
  • 188 miles to Pittsburgh, PA

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 9 miles: Lewisburg, WV (LWB / KLWB) Greenbrier Valley Airport
  • 52 miles: Beckley, WV (BKW / KBKW) Beckley Raleigh County Memorial Airport
  • 86 miles: Roanoke, VA (ROA / KROA) Roanoke Regional Airport
  • 108 miles: Bridgeport, WV (CKB / KCKB) North Central West Virginia Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $104,063
  • City Cost of Living Index - 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 95.9

Colleges and Universities:

  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (about 37 miles; Blacksburg, VA; Full-time enrollment: 30,984)
  • Concord University (about 37 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Roanoke College (about 39 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • American National University (about 40 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,297)

 

Demographics:

  • 91.9% White alone
  • 5.3% Black alone
  • 1.2% Two or more races
  • 1.1% Hispanic

 

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 4.8%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6%
  • County Tax Rate - 0.07%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.49%

Major Industry:

  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)

 

Recreation:

  • Clifford Community & Recreation Center
  • Island Park
  • Grennbrier River Watershed
  • American Heritage Music Hall
  • Montwell Park

Arts & Culture:

  • Carnegie Hall, Inc.
  • Cooper Gallery
  • Trillium Performing Arts
  • Harmony Ridge Gallery

Sports for the Spectator:

  • The West Virginia Mountaineers men's basketball team represents West Virginia University in NCAA Division I college basketball competition.
  • The Marshall Thundering Herd men's basketball team represents Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia.
  • The West Virginia Mountaineers women's basketball team represents West Virginia University in NCAA Division I college basketball competition.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Greenbrier Valley Ymca
  • Greenbrier Valley Fitness
  • YSWV Piranhas Swim Team
  • Central Greenbrier Little League

Shopping:

  • Red Oak Shopping Center
  • Magic Mart
  • Wolf Creek
  • Brick House Antiques

Top Five things to do:

  1. Lost World Caverns
  2. Organ Cave
  3. Carnegie Hall, Inc.
  4. Greenbrier Historical Society
  5. Greenbrier Valley Theatre