Pediatric Anesthesiologist

Job Description

Pediatric Anesthesiologist

Ohio based, Akron Children’s Hospital has an outstanding opportunity for a Pediatric Anesthesiologist to join our growing team!Under the direction of recently appointed Chair, Tarun Bhalla, MD, MBA, this is an opportunity to be part of an innovative, transformative team in the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and help to deliver the best possible care to the children of Northeast Ohio.Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio, and is ranked among the best children’s hospitals by US News and World Report.

Akron Children’s Hospital is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes:

•Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
•850+ providers, who manage over 1,000,000 patient visits annually
•A network of 90+ primary and specialty care locations
•Robust research and innovation endeavors through the Rebecca D. Considine Research
•Academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience

The successful candidate will join a well-established team of 15 Pediatric Anesthesiologists and 30 CRNA’s to provide anesthesia and pain management services to tens of thousands of young patients each year.Akron Children’s Hospital’s surgical volume for 2019 was approximately 19,000 cases for all Pediatric Specialties, including, but not limited to, a Level I Burn Center, Neonatal Intensive Care, a Level II Trauma Center, Acute Pain and Cardiac services.

Requirements:The incumbent will be board eligible or board certified in Pediatric Anesthesia, and will have the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio.

Community Overview:Akron Children’s Hospital is set in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley, just minutes south of Cleveland.From major league attractions to small-town appeal, the greater Akron area and Northeast Ohio has something for everyone.The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources.This four-season community will have outdoor enthusiasts thrilled with over 40,000 acres of Metro Parks for year round enjoyment.Northeast Ohio is gaining a reputation as a world-class center for research and development in a variety of high-tech industries, and has become a premiere destination to work, live, play, shop and dine!

Interested candidates may contact Lori Schapel, Physician Recruiter at 330-543-5082, or learn more, visit our website at

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