Opportunity to be a Breast Surgeon for a large multispecialty group in eastern Oklahoma

Physician: Surgery: Breast
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:9844
Verified Date:09/14/2021
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No Response
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Surgery: Breast

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeking a fellowship trained breast surgeon in Tulsa, Oklahoma to join an established group that includes a general surgeon that specializes in breast surgery and a nurse practitioner
  • With the support of multiple oncologists and primary care providers, referrals are bountiful
  • This would be an opportunity to quickly build a practice with a reputable organization that offers a supportive, collegial work environment

Compensation Details

  • Compensation and benefits are competitive
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Relocation
  • Commencement bonus
  • CME allowance
  • Vacation
  • Standard health and dental plans
  • Rich retirement savings plan. 

Community Details

  • Tulsa is a place where large, headquartered companies like QuikTrip, BOK Financial Corporation and ONEOK coexist with a thriving and ambitious local scene that defines cultural life in Tulsa by way of an engaging arts community, a culinary utopia and a seemingly endless amount of unique boutiques.
  • Aside from being a place of opportunity, Tulsa boasts an impressive amount of art deco architecture that goes toe to toe with the largest cities, a half billion-dollar park ranked best in the U.S. that beckons to be explored by all, a rich history of music that inspired a genre named after the city and so much more. There’s just no place quite like T-Town.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Salaries In Oklahoma City, OK. 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 $265,000 4 beds 3 baths 2250 sqft home is in the Jenks school district. This home boasts two living rooms, a formal dining, an eat in kitchen, and an above ground pool. You will love to cook in this open kitchen with faux butcher block counters, and stainless steel vent hood. You will safe with a security system that has window and door sensors and three alarm panels; and a nest doorbell camera and key less front entry. You can set your programmable thermostats from your phone
The Community.  Tulsa, once known as the “oil capital of the world”, attracts people from every walk of life wanting to live even just a slice of their life on Tulsa Time.
The Employer
Large multi-specialty group practice based in northeastern Oklahoma. We are a national integrated medical group practice with over 1,355 physicians across all locations and 30 hospitals. We focus on providing high quality and compassionate medical care to cancer patients within Green Country spanning the Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, and Missouri regions. The Clinic provides educational opportunities for the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine and Oklahoma State University College of Medicine with appropriate level of academic appointments for faculty based on clinical and education achievement

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 260 miles: Dallas, TX (DFW / KDFW) Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
  • 289 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 97 miles to Oklahoma City, OK
  • 130 miles to Wichita, KS
  • 218 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 220 miles to Plano, TX
  • 227 miles to Garland, TX
  • 238 miles to Dallas, TX

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 9 miles: Tulsa, OK (TUL / KTUL) Tulsa International Airport
  • 105 miles: Fayetteville, AR (XNA / KXNA) Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport
  • 115 miles: Oklahoma City, OK (OKC / KOKC) Will Rogers World Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost- $217,491 
  • City Cost of Living Index- 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index- 85.3

Colleges and Universities:

  • Tulsa Community College
  • University of Tulsa
  • Oral Roberts University
  • Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology 


  • White alone 54.3%
  • Hispanic 17.2%
  • Black alone 14.4%
  • Two or more races 6.3%
  • American Indian alone 4.5%
  • Asian alone 3.1%
  • Other race alone .2%
  • Native Hawaiian .1%


  • State Income Tax Rate- 2.58%
  • State Sales Tax Rate- 4.5%
  • Property Tax Rate - .74%
  • City Sales Tax Rate- 3.65%
  • County Tax Rate- .367%

Major Industry:

  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.9%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)


  • Tulsa Parks manages 135 parks covering roughly 6,553 acres. This includes the Redbud Valley Nature Preserve, two specialty centers, and six community centers with various amenities including, fitness facilities, gymnasiums, art studio space and meeting rooms
  • There are 57 miles of walking trails, two skate parks, three dog parks, and five swimming pools. In addition, there are 227 sports fields, 99 playgrounds, 94 tennis courts, 8 outdoor pickleball courts, 13 water playgrounds, 18 splash pads, 96 picnic shelters, 4 golf courses and 8 disc golf courses.

Arts & Culture:

  • Arts and Culture Long known as a cultural center and leading the state in the number and quality of cultural events, Tulsa offers the visitor year-round entertainment
  • A blooming arts scene is happening in the new Greenwood Cultural Center in the historic Greenwood District

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Come watch Division I sports at The University of Tulsa- Basketball, Football, Softball, etc.

Sports for the Participant:

  • The department sponsors dozens of leagues in every season, including T-ball, basketball, flag football, volleyball, tennis, and more. For league sports or tournament offerings, please choose either adult sports or youth sports
  • Sports and Fitness Programming at community centers. This includes everything from aerobics to disc golf to martial arts to tennis lessons
  • Tulsa Parks has lighted and unlighted ball fields, sand volleyball courts, gyms, basketball courts, lighted and unlighted tennis courts, and over 60 miles of trails.


  • Woodland Hills Mall is a 2-level, 1 plus million square-foot, super regional shopping center anchored by Dillard's, JCPenney, and Macy's. The center features more than 150 fine stores, including over 65 stores you won't find anywhere else in Tulsa.
  • Utica Square has over 60 stores in an elegant outdoor setting, this hometown treasure features specialty boutiques as well as full-service upscale department stores.

Top Five things to do:

  1. Gathering Place
  2. Philbrook Museum of Art
  3. Gilcrease Museum
  4. The Cave House
  5. BOK Center