Gastroenterology Opening in Central West Texas

Physician: Gastroenterology (GI)
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:8632
Verified Date:01/02/2023
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No
Permanent: Full time Gastroenterology (GI)

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • MD/DO Gastroenterologist to practice with four other gastroenterologists in central west Texas.
  • Over 300 providers and 35 sub-specialties offered for on-site referral.
  • Share call with five other physicians.
  • We are a not-for profit facility.


Compensation Details

  • Employed position - quality and production incentives offered.
  • Competitive salary
  • Sign on
  • Relocation, health/dental, life insurance, CME allowance, PTO, malpractice and 3 retirement plans offered.

Community Details

  • Located in central west Texas, 100,000 population.
  • A dry and pleasant year round climate that enables year round recreational activities.
  • The arts community is thriving.
  • There are three lakes, state university, affordable housing, exemplary public/private schools and we have NO traffic.
  • Regional airport connects directly to Dallas, TX.
  • Excellent quality of life is offered

Recruiter Insights

Compensation. The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting Gastroenterology Salaries In Austin, TX . 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. This  3,084 sq ft, 4 bedroom; 5 bath home on beautiful Parkview Lake. This home has a 1,200 sq ft in-door pool room in addition to the 3,084 sq ft of living space. The 3 car garage also has an upstairs room that is great for a game room or office. This home can be yours for $325,000.

The Community. San Angelo is a city in and the county seat of Tom Green County, Texas, United States. Its location is in the Concho Valley, a region of West Texas between the Permian Basin to the northwest, Chihuahuan Desert to the southwest, Osage Plains to the northeast, and Central Texas to the southeast. According to a 2014 Census estimate, San Angelo has a total population of 100,450.

The Employer. Facility is licensed for 400 beds and provides a variety of clinical services to meet each patient's needs. We are the designated lead level 3 trauma center for the region, have a nationally recognized intensive care unit, provide critical care to newborns as young as 28 weeks gestation, perform state-of-the-art diagnostics in our radiology department, and provide complete testing and surgical capabilities for the cardiology patient among many more services.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 213 miles: San Antonio, TX (SAT / KSAT) San Antonio International Airport
  • 214 miles: Austin, TX (AUS / KAUS) Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • 251 miles: Dallas, TX (DFW / KDFW) Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 179.3 miles to Austin, TX 
  • 180.4 miles to San Antonio, TX 



Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 10 miles: San Angelo, TX (SJT / KSJT) San Angelo Regional Airport
  • 94 miles: Abilene, TX (ABI / KABI) Abilene Regional Airport
  • 124 miles: Midland, TX (MAF / KMAF) Midland International Airport
  • 183 miles: Killeen, TX (GRK / KGRK) Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport
  • 202 miles: Lubbock, TX (LBB / KLBB) Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
  • 208 miles: Hobbs, NM (HOB / KHOB) Lea County Regional Airport
  • 213 miles: San Antonio, TX (SAT / KSAT) San Antonio International Airport


Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $136,500
  • City Cost of Living Index - 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 91.2

Colleges and Universities:

  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)


  • 50.6% White alone
  • 41.9% Hispanic
  • 4.9% Black alone
  • 1.4%Two or more races


  • State Income Tax Rate - 0%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.25%
  • County Tax Rate - 1.80%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.81%


Major Industry:

  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)




  • South Side Recreation Center
  • San Angelo Recreation Department
  • Carl Ray Johnson Recreation Cente

Arts & Culture:

  • San Angelo Cultural Affairs Council
  • San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts

Sports for the Spectator:

  • The Dallas Cowboys are a professional American football team based in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex
  • The Houston Astros are an American professional baseball team based in Houston, Texas. 
  • The San Antonio Spurs are an American professional basketball team based in San Antonio, Texas
  • The Texas Rangers are an American professional baseball team based in Arlington, Texas, located in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex


Sports for the Participant:

  • San Angelo YMCA
  • Texas Bank Sports Complex
  • San Angelo Soccer Association
  • Western Little League, San Angelo
  • Upward Basketball & Cheerleading - San Angelo



  • Sunset Mall
  • Stadium Park Shopping Center
  • Dillard's
  • Concho Confetti Antique Mall

Top Five things to do:

  1. Riverwalk San Angelo
  2. Think in a Box. 6 reviews
  3. Painting with a Twist
  4. Vino Dipinte
  5. Be Theatre