Pediatric Otolaryngologist

Job Description

Pediatric Otolaryngologist Opportunity – Akron, Ohio

Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Pediatric Otolaryngologistto 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
  • More than 900 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
  • An American College of Surgeons certified pediatric trauma center
  • The successful candidate will join a dedicated team of 3+ experienced Otolaryngologists and 2 ENT Nurse Practitioners who manage over 10,000 patient visits per year. Our team provides comprehensive, full service, compassionate ENT and Audiological care to children whose needs range from general ear, nose and throat problems to treatment of the most complex childhood ENT diseases and disorders. In addition to exam rooms, our center features 2 audiology booths, hearing-aid center and video-endoscopy room.

    This position offers opportunities for:

    ·Partnership with an established team of 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 Otolaryngology, fellowship training in pediatric Otolaryngologyand 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 Lori Schapel, Physician Recruitment Manager at 330-543-5082 or learn more, visit our website at

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