Neurology ~ Beautiful Lake of the Ozark

Physician: Neurology
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:8957
Verified Date:07/17/2020
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:Negotiable
Accept H1b Visa:No
Permanent: Full time Neurology

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeking a full time BC/BE Neurologist/Sleep Medicine Physician
  • We are a Missouri TCD Level 2 Stemi Center
  • Join an established Inpatient/Outpatient Neurology/Sleep Practice
  • Support staff includes: 1 neurologist, three nurse practitioners (two neurology based and one sleep medicine based), two EMG Nerve Conduction Studey techs, one Stroke Coordinator
  • Onsite EMG machine and Botox injections for varied conditions
  • Medical Group houses EEG Lab and 4-bed Sleep Lab
  • EMR System - Meditech in the hospital / Cerner in the clinics
  • Employed Opportunity with a Strong, Independent, Non-profit Hospital
  • Outreach clinics to surrounding communities
  • Ask about Visa Sponsorship
  • Call 1:2
  • 27 days of time off
  • 40 hours of paid CME

Compensation Details

  • Competitive Base Salary entire length of agreement
  • A wRVU-based productivity bonus and a quality incentive bonus
  • Relocation up to $10,000 and a sign-on bonus available
  • Ask about Student Loan Assistance
  • Health
  • Retirement match
  • Life insurance
  • $4,000 for CME
  • State license/DEA paid for
  • Ask about Student Loan Assistance

Community Details

  • The Lake of the Ozarks is a community that offers the best of both worlds -- small town hospitality and big city amenities. 
  • You will enjoy lower cost of living than found in other U.S. cities, including affordable housing in a clean, safe environment.
  • Only 1.5 hours from Columbia, MO., 3 hours from Kansas City, MO, 2 hours from Springfield, MO. and 3 hours from St. Louis, MO. 
  • All ideally located for weekend getaways for shopping, music events, historical sites, state parks, baseball games, football games, Nascar and Zoo's for the family.
  • The beautiful lake of the Ozarks is a wonderful place to work and offers a safe environment to raise your family with excellent educational opportunities or retire.


Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting Neurologists Salaries In Kansas City. 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 5 baths 3,642 sqft  The views are some of the best in Tan Tar A. The Bluff views are spectacular. The home has had some updated HVAC units newer Stainless Steel Appliances. The home has a huge screened patio for entertaining, and a golf cart garage. This home can be yours for $299,990.

The Community.  The Lake of the Ozarks is a community that offers the best of both worlds -- small town hospitality and big city amenities. You will enjoy lower cost of living than found in other U.S. cities, including affordable housing in a clean, safe environment.

The Employer.  Serves a population of approximately 90,000 within a 25 mile radius. A well established, respected organization that is experiencing growth. 

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 164 miles: Saint Louis, MO (STL / KSTL) Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
  • 192 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport
  • 328 miles: Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM) Des Moines International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 125 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 136 miles to Saint Louis, MO
  • 229 miles to Tulsa, OK
  • 250 miles to Memphis, TN
  • 258 miles to Wichita, KS

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 67 miles: Columbia, MO (COU / KCOU) Columbia Regional Airport
  • 69 miles: Waynesville, MO (TBN / KTBN) Waynesville-St. Robert Regional Airport
  • 97 miles: Springfield, MO (SGF / KSGF) Springfield-Branson National Airport
  • 139 miles: Branson, MO (BKG / KBBG / BBG) Branson Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $229,352
  • City Cost of Living Index - 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 89.9

Colleges and Universities:

  • Lincoln University (about 40 miles; Jefferson City, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,348)
  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (about 50 miles; Rolla, MO; FT enrollment: 6,486)
  • State Fair Community College (about 52 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 56 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 59 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Columbia College (about 60 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)


  • White alone 91.5%
  • Hispanic 4.8%
  • Asian alone 1.1%
  • Black alone 1.0%
  • Two or more races 1.0%


  • State Income Tax Rate - 3.75%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 4.23%
  • County Tax Rate - 3.58%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.91%

Major Industry:

  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)


- state parks - boating - 16 golf course
- camping - fishing - swimming
- water-skiing - tubing - parasailing
- a water park - scuba-diving - horseback riding
- spelunking - mountain biking - excursion cruises
- miniature golf - crafts - country music shows
- shopping, including 110 premium outlets

Arts & Culture:

  • Lake Arts Council
  • Sturdevant Gallery
  • Woodn Ya Wanit
  • Artpho Gallery & Frame
  • Artsy Fartsy

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Kansas City Chiefs NFL football
  • Kansas City Royals MLB baseball
  • Kansas City Scouts NHL hockey

Sports for the Participant:

  • Osage Beach City Park have lighted baseball/softball fields with scoreboards, concession facilities, and pavilions. 
  • Osage Beach City Park has three lighted soccer fields with scoreboards available.
  • Tri-County YMCA of the Ozarks


  • Osage Beach Outlet Marketplace
  • Stone Crest Mall
  • Stonecrest Book & Toy
  • Palisades Village Shopping Center
  • Grand Glaize Shopping Center

Top Five things to do:

  • Ozark Distillery
  • Swinging Bridge
  • Bagnell Dam
  • Osage Beach Outlet Marketplace
  • Lake of the Ozarks State Park Kaiser