Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Pediatric Otolaryngologist

Akron, OH
Otolaryngology


Job Description

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.

OUR PROMISES

  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as we would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Pediatric Otolaryngologist, to join its expanding Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology and The Children’s Ear Nose and Throat Center. 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.

This integrated healthcare delivery system includes:

  • Two free-standing pediatric hospitals with over 400 pediatric beds
  • More than 700+ providers, who manage 900,000+ patient visits annually
  • A network of more than 90 primary and specialty care service locations
  • Robust research and innovation endeavors
  • 100 bed neonatal intensive care unit

The successful candidate will join a dedicated team of 5 experienced Pediatric Otolaryngologists, 4 Otolaryngology Midlevel Providers and 12 Pediatric Audiologists who manage over 14,000 patient visits per year. Our team provides comprehensive, full service, compassionate Otolaryngologic and Audiological care to children whose needs range from general otolaryngology ailments to comprehensive multi-disciplinary care.

This position offers opportunities for:

Partnership with an established team of Pediatric Otolaryngologists affording exceptional work-life balance

  • Active involvement in medical, undergraduate, graduate, and resident education; academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience
  • Research and innovation available through Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute and area universities
  • An attractive compensation and benefit package

Requirements include board eligibility/certification in Pediatric Otolaryngology an interest in general pediatric focused Otolaryngology and the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio.

Hospital Overview

Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio, serving over 900,000 patients each year. We are the only freestanding children’s hospital in Northeast Ohio. The services and subspecialties at Akron Children’s the hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today – from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care.   Akron Children’s is dedicated to family-centered care, and improving the treatment of childhood illness and injury.

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 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 offers outdoor enthusiasts more than 40,000 acres of parks for year-round enjoyment.

 Runners, hikers, bikers and families who like to explore have plenty of options including the recreation of the Towpath Trail. The 110-mile towpath trail from Cleveland to below Canton offers places of tranquility, and hidden views of wildlife. Akron’s proximity to interstate highways put us minutes from major airports and the rich cultural benefits of Cleveland, Columbus, and Pittsburgh. Northeast Ohio has become a premiere destination to work, live, play, shop and dine.

Interested candidates may contact Anita Jeyakumar, MD, Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology at 330-543-4930 / ajeyakumar@akronchildrens.org or Lori Schapel, Manager, Physician Recruitment at 330-543-5082 / lschapel@akronchildrens.org. To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org.


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