Kentucky opportunity for OBGYN seeking Work Life Balance

Physician: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:8121
Verified Date:09/18/2023
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No
Permanent: Full time Obstetrics & Gynecology

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BE/BC OBGYN to join group of 15 physicians and 16 Mid-Level Providers
  • Call 1:8
  • An addition to OBGYN services, this group provides surgical, primary care, pediatric and female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.
  • This position offers work-life balance and much more!

Compensation Details

  • Generous Guaranteed Salary and highly competitive production package.
  • PTO: 25 business days paid time off, 7 paid Holidays.
  • Insurance: Health family insurance, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability coverage.
  • CME : $2500 annually with submission of receipts
  • Signature bonus upon execution of agreement.
  • Claims made malpractice insurance coverage.
  • Bonus structure annually based on productivity.
  • Retirement: employer contribution of 3% after first year of employment.
  • Moving expenses: up to $10,000 with submission of receipts

Community Details

  • London is a “vacation crossroads” with a relatively low cost of living, which has made the city a center for business, shopping, entertainment, education and health-care.
  • London also enjoys a sound base of industrial and retail business, and our schools are exemplary.
  • Moderately priced housing, low utility costs, a moderate climate and proximity to huge forests, beautiful lakes, tourist attractions and the metropolitan areas of Lexington and Knoxville combine to make London a very special place for visitors, new residents, and business opportunities.
  • London has grown with over 8,000 residents, has been named the Cycling Capital of Kentucky, Kentucky’s 5th official Trail Town, certified as a Tree City by Tree City USA, and annually hosts the World Chicken Festival.

Recruiter Insights

The Community. London has grown with over 8,000 residents, has been named the Cycling Capital of Kentucky, Kentucky’s 5th official Trail Town, certified as a Tree City by Tree City USA, and annually hosts the World Chicken Festival.

The Compensation. More Money And Low Cost Of Living. Enjoy A Starting Salary Of Up To $60,000 More Than large metropolitan areas like Chicago, Denver and Boston, Along With A Cost Of Living At Least 30% Lower. You Will Gain A Significant Financial Advantage For Paying Off Student Loans, Buying A Home, And Planning For Your Future.

The Housing Market.  4 bd4 ba 4,400 sqft Custom Brick home situated on 2.85 acres with in-ground salt water pool, 2 car attached garage, plus full walk-out basement. Step inside the entry that opens into the formal living room with fireplace. The Master suite is just as inviting with uniquely designed ceiling, large master full bath with walk-in shower, jetted tub, double vanity and most spacious closet. Formal dining area inside the kitchen with custom cabinets, featuring wonderful bar space to dine. 2nd bedroom could be easily made into a suite as the design allows for this feature. 3rd bedroom, and wonderful utility room, 1/2 bath, and Florida room leading to the court yard with private pool rounds off the main floor. Downstairs you will enjoy the space it affords for storage in the large unfinished poured wall area. Den, family room, wet-bar/kitchen space is already plumbed & awaiting your direction for finishing. 4th bedroom and full bath as well as patio on this level. This home can be yours for $399,860.

About Employer. The physicians and staff at London Women’s Care (LWC) seek to provide the families of Laurel County and our surrounding service area with the best possible medical and surgical care in a caring, warm and friendly environment at a competitive cost.


Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 152 miles: Louisville, KY (SDF / KSDF) Louisville International Airport
  • 152 miles: Hebron, KY (CVG / KCVG) Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
  • 210 miles: Nashville, TN (BNA / KBNA) Nashville International Airport
  • 219 miles: Dayton, OH (DAY / KDAY) James M. Cox Dayton International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 67 miles to Lexington-Fayette, KY
  • 121 miles to Louisville, KY
  • 142 miles to Cincinnati, OH
  • 163 miles to Nashville, TN
  • 205 miles to Columbus, OH

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 82 miles: Lexington, KY (LEX / KLEX) Blue Grass Airport
  • 115 miles: Knoxville, TN (TYS / KTYS) McGhee Tyson Airport
  • 152 miles: Louisville, KY (SDF / KSDF) Louisville International Airport
  • 152 miles: Hebron, KY (CVG / KCVG) Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $144,849
  • City Cost of Living Index -83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 90.9

Colleges and Universities:

  • University of the Cumberlands (about 28 miles; Williamsburg, KY; Full-time enrollment: 3,585)
  • Somerset Community College (about 30 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 45 miles; Richmond, KY; FT enrollment: 13,525)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 45 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)



  • 93.2% White alone
  • 2.3% Black alone
  • 1.7% Two or more races
  • 0.9% American Indian alone
  • 0.9% Asian alone
  • 0.6% Hispanic



  • State Income Tax Rate - 4.3%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6%
  • County Tax Rate - 0%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.72%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)



  • Adventure Treetop-Outdoor Park
  • Levi Jackson Wilderness Road State Park
  • Tim's Paylake Fishing
  • The Mountain Life Museum


Arts & Culture:

  • Laurel County Public Library
  • The Mountain Life Museum

Sports for the Spectator:

  • In 2001, minor-league baseball returned to Lexington for the first time in 50 years when the Lexington Legends began play at state-of-the-art Applebee's Park. The $13.5 million ballpark seats 6,000 and features more than 20 luxury suites as well as two lawn areas where fans can picnic as they watch the game.
  • The Lexington Horsemen play at UK's Rupp Arena and were 2004 champions of the United Indoor Football league.
  • The University of Kentucky (UK) competes in a wide variety of Division I collegiate sports. The Wildcats basketball team plays at Rupp Arena and has won more NCAA championships than any program in history. The UK football team also plays in the top-tier Southeastern Conference; games are played at Commonwealth Stadium. Memorial Coliseum is the site of the University of Kentucky Lady Cats games and the Transylvania Pioneers play at McAlister Auditorium.
  • The Keeneland Race Course is the scene of fine thorough-bred racing during April and October.

Sports for the Participant:

  • London Motor Sports
  • Adrenaline Cycles
  • A variety of Youth Sports Programs
  • London-Laurel Optimist Sports Complex Indoor/Outdoor sports facilities including a 16,000 sq ft arena, football fields, soccer fields, outdoor horse show arena, 2 full-service concession stands, meeting rooms, commercial kitchen, and a youth camp located off-site.


  • London Shopping Center - Shopping Mall
  • London Marketplace
  • Dress the Part Costume Shop
  • Fayette Mall - stores like Apple, The Disney Store, H&M, Michael Kors, Sephora, The Cheesecake Factory and more (nearby)

Top Five things to do:

  1. Wood Creek Lake
  2. Levi Jackson Wilderness Road State Park
  3. Camp Wildcat Battlefield
  4. London Dragway
  5. Tree Top Adventures