Urologist to join our fast growing practice close to Ft. Myers, Tampa & Naples

Physician: Urology
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:7528
Verified Date:01/13/2019
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Urology

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeking to add a fourth Urologist to growing practice
  • We are fortunate to have two new hospitals in the works with estimated opening dates of 2020.
  • Excellent relationships with superior local hospitals
  • Easy access to ancillary services, including multiple DaVinci robots
  • Progressive Urology and Radiation Oncology environment
  • Well established professional association with the local medical community
  • Unlimited potential for growth in patient services



Compensation Details

  • First year salary guarantee with signing bonus
  • Relocation expenses
  • Excellent benefit package
  • Opportunity for promotion to Senior Urologist



Community Details

  • Unprecedented sunny, tropical climate year round
  • Unlimited recreation: boating, fishing, golf, tennis & cycling
  • Excellent public and private elementary and secondary schools Progressive local and regional colleges and universities
  • Affluent and active citizens dedicated to the cultural arts, sports and the environment
  • Located 30 minutes to Sarasota, one hour to Ft Myers, Naples and Tampa 


Recruiter Insights

Compensation. Urology Starting salaries located in communities similar to Venice, Florida often are $50,000 to $75,000 More Compared To Starting Salaries In Tampa and Miami. 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 2,875 sqft
This is the perfect home for a growing family. The view of the pool deck, to the outdoor fireplace, to the lush greenery awaiting the egrets and other wildlife just lets you exhale and relax. The kitchen is a chef''s delight with a long custom center island with a cutting board as its top. The wooden staircase with the rod-iron railing makes a statement as you ascend to the master suite with 2 large walk-in closets. Just outside the master suite sits the den that could be used as a nursery or an in-home office. This home has several upgrades from the plantation shutters, the private brick pathway down to the water''s edge, wine refrigerator in the kitchen to the custom bookshelves. This home can be yours for $359,900.

The Community. 

Found where the Caloosahatchee River and the Gulf of Mexico meet, the city of Fort Myers, with its city centre waterfront, new restaurants, shops and galleries, demands to be discovered.

Built in 1859, Fort Myers was a military stronghold designed to repel the region’s Seminole Indians. It was named in honour of Colonel Abraham C. Myers, son of the commander of the fort. Abandoned in 1863, it was not until 1882 the colonists developed the city and settled in Fort Myers.

The Employer. A national multi-specialty physician practice that is committed to the care of its patients by providing the very best in comprehensive medical and surgical services to the communities it serves.
The team is comprised of highly skilled physicians and medical professionals that have dedicated their lives to demonstrating excellent in patient care. We provide the highest quality, leading-edge treatments available for our patients with the care and compassion that is so vitally needed to restore and maintain their health.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 14 miles: Fort Myers, FL (RSW / KRSW) Southwest Florida International Airport
  • 121 miles: West Palm Beach, FL (PBI / KPBI) Palm Beach International Airport
  • 130 miles: Tampa, FL (TPA / KTPA) Tampa International Airport
  • 140 miles: Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL / KFLL) Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 93 miles to Saint Petersburg, FL
  • 97 miles to Tampa, FL
  • 112 miles to Hialeah, FL
  • 120 miles to Miami, FL
  • 135 miles to Orlando, FL

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 14 miles: Fort Myers, FL (RSW / KRSW) Southwest Florida International Airport
  • 24 miles: Punta Gorda, FL (PGD / KPGD) Charlotte County Airport
  • 42 miles: Naples, FL (APF / KAPF) Naples Municipal Airport
  • 81 miles: Sarasota, FL (SRQ / KSRQ) Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $254,853
  • City Cost of Living Index - 94.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 99.1

Colleges and Universities:

  • Florida Gulf Coast University (Full-time enrollment: 11,165; Location: 10501 Fgcu Blvd S; Public; Website: www.fgcu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Edison State College (FT enrollment: 10,649; Location: 8099 College Pky SW; Public; Website: www.edison.edu)
  • Southwest Florida College (FT enrollment: 1,605; Location: 1685 Medical Lane; Private, for-profit; Website: www.swfc.edu)


  • 47.3% White alone
  • 26.9% Black alone
  • 22.3% Hispanic
  • 2.0% Asian alone
  • 1.2% Two or more races
  • 0.4% Other race alone



  • State Income Tax Rate - 0%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6%
  • County Tax Rate - 0.65%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.97%

Major Industry:

  • Construction (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)



  • Dunbar Park
  • Generations Skating Center
  • Lee County Sports Park
  • Fort Myers Skatium

Arts & Culture:

  • Florida Repertory Theatre
  • Art Walk Downtown Fort Myers
  • Burroughs Home and Garden
  • Alliance for the Arts

Sports for the Spectator:

  • University of Florida - Florida Gators
  • Orlando Magic - basketball
  • Florida Panthers - national hockey
  • Miami Dolphins - football

Sports for the Participant:

  • Fort Myers Aquatic Center
  • Outdoor Sports - Volleyball, Soccer and more
  • The Fort Myers Skatium offers an ice skating arena, an athletic gymnasium and a fitness center all under 1 roof
  • Indoor Basketball
  • Eastwood Golf Course


  • Sanibel Outlets
  • Edison Mall
  • Cape Coral Farmers Market
  • Bell Tower Shops

Top Five things to do:

  1. Spring training: Both the Boston Red Sox and Minnesota Twins conduct their annual spring training in Fort Myers, each in their own ballfield.
  2. Nearby Islands & Beaches: Southwest Florida has legendary beaches. Sanibel Island is world-renowned for shelling; its seashell-laden beaches are filled with treasures year-round. Tiny Captiva Island faces west, so its beach is a bastion of happiness at happy hour, nightly. Fort Myers Beach, on Estero Island, is a laid-back beach with tourist bars serving drinks right in the sand. Pristine Lovers' Key is for paddling and sunning in seclusion. A few other beaches are reached by charter boat or water taxi only. All have white sand and most have lots of wildlife.
  3. IMAG History & Science Center
  4. Sanibel Outlets
  5. Manatee World
  6. J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge



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