Urology Opportunity in the Heartland

Physician: Urology
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:9847
Verified Date:09/14/2021
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No Response
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Urology

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • BC/BE Required
  • All aspects of adult urologic care
  • 1:5 Flexible Call Schedule
  • Da Vinci Robot available
  • Recently renovated cysto rooms
  • Standard in-office procedures

Compensation Details

  • Competitive base compensation + wRVU bonus potential
  • Full Benefits
  • Relocation assistance
  • Signing Bonus

Community Details

  • Neighborhoods, schools, civic and cultural activities, economic incentives and a “we can do that” attitude combine to make Topeka one of the best small metros in the United States
  • The arts are alive and well in Topeka with more than 20 galleries, multiple performing arts venues and First Friday Art Walk events in the NOTO Arts District
  • Outdoor enthusiasts love exploring the recreation facilities at Lake Shawnee, and Topeka has miles of paved, gravel and wooded trails for walkers, joggers and bikers.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation. The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting Salaries In Kansas City, MO 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 $185,000 3 beds 2 baths 1,736 sqft home is located in Washburn Rural. Upon entry your eyes are drawn up to this big vaulted ceiling!! You immediately walk up to the main level into the living room or Kitchen/dining area-(Yes, it's quartz countertops). You take a peek at the deck & think privacy! YES! You get 2 master bedroom options(1 up or down) and 2-full baths. On to the basement! Family room, office area, bedroom/bath, Laundry, and storage. This home checks all the boxes-Let's make it yours!

The Community. Within the land of the prairie, there lies a city teeming with pivotal points of history, unparalleled novelties and attractions, and natural beauty that pairs perfectly with Kansas’ notably expansive horizon. Topeka has a bright legacy all its own.

The Employer. Has been awarded Best Places to work by Modern Healthcare. A unique opportunity to provider quality patient care in a community setting with Academic support at your fingertips. 

  • 378 Licensed Beds
  • 35,000 ER visits annually
  • Over 4,000 OP Surgeries
  • Over 2,000 IP Surgeries
  • 400 privileged providers
  • 1,500 employees
Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 72 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport
  • 251 miles: Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM) Des Moines International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 59 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 129 miles to Wichita, KS
  • 132 miles to Lincoln, NE
  • 153 miles to Omaha, NE
  • 201 miles to Tulsa, OK
  • 266 miles to Oklahoma City, OK

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 8 miles: Topeka, KS (FOE / KFOE) Forbes Field
  • 69 miles: Manhattan, KS (MHK / KMHK) Manhattan Regional Airport
  • 72 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $124,284
  • City Cost of Living Index- 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 89

Colleges and Universities:

  • Washburn University
  • Washburn Institute of Technology 
  • Marinello Schools of Beauty-Topeka
  • University of Kansas (about 25 miles)


  • White 67.3%
  • Hispanic 16.7%
  • Black alone 10.8%
  • Two or more races 2.7%
  • Asian alone 1.3%
  • American Indian .9%


  • State Income Tax Rate - 4.33%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.5%
  • County Tax Rate - 1.15%
  • City Tax Rate- 1.5%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.29%

Major Industry:

  • Health care (12.2%)
  • Public administration (9.9%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)


  • Topeka finds a special delight in parks where people can gather together for fun. From sprawling Gage Park where you'll find the Topeka Zoo, a historic carousel and mini-train ride, beautiful botanical gardens and a dog park, to cozy neighborhood parks that date back to our city's founding, you'll find parks all throughout Topeka
  • Topeka is home to over 100 parks and green spaces.

Arts & Culture:

  • Topeka's arts and culture scene is thriving like never before. From features in the New York Times and high praise from the chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, everyone is buzzing about Topeka's art scene
  • Explore our galleries featuring talent that rivals the big city, delivered with the value and charm that only the Midwest can provide. From the oldest community dinner theater in the country to our city-wide First Friday ArtWalks, Topeka is an art lover's paradise.
  • Showcasing the best local, regional, and national talent, Topeka has numerous museums and galleries featuring sculpture, painting, photography, mixed-media and fine art of all kinds.

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Kansas City Chiefs Football (59 miles)
  • Kansas City Royals (59 miles)
  • Kansas City Athletics baseball (59 miles)
  • University of Kansas sports- Division 1 (25 miles)


Sports for the Participant:

  • From indoor trampoline gyms and rock climbing to swimming and volleyball, these recreational wonders always give you something to do
  • Discover Crossfit Gyms, family friendly recreation, and sports teams you can catch while they play. Even find shopping locations suited to every sportsman and woman, no matter the hobby.


  • Explore Topeka’s unique specialty shops and charming antique stores or enjoy retail favorites at one of our many shopping centers and sprinkled around town.
  • From quality clothing boutiques, gourmet food marts, to art and antique shops, Topeka has you covered for your shopping needs.
  • Fairlawn Plaza, Brookwood Shopping Center, and Downtown Topeka offers a variety of stores

Top Five things to do:

  1. Lake Shawnee
  2. Gage Park
  3. Evel Knievel Museum
  4. Brown vs Board of Education National Historic Site
  5. Combat Air Museum