Cardiac Surgeon

  • Clinical
  • Canada

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Medical Specialty: Surgery

Cardiac Surgeon- St. John’s, Newfoundland

Our client invites expressions of interest for a full-time Cardiac Surgeon.

They are is the largest integrated health organization in Newfoundland and Labrador. It employs over 13,000 employees and provide services to a regional population of more than 300,000. They have unique provincial responsibilities for tertiary level institutional services.

The successful applicant will be an integral member of the four surgeon Cardiac Surgery team supported by three nurse practitioners and will work within an interdisciplinary team to provide full scope Cardiac Surgery Services at the Health Sciences Centre (HSC). The HSC is the tertiary adult cardiology/cardiac surgery center for the province with approximately 650 -700 cardiac surgery cases per year, has an active Transcatheter Aortic Valve Program (TAVI) and is the provincial referral centre for invasive cardiac diagnostic and interventional procedures.


To be considered candidates must be eligible for licensure as a cardiac surgeon in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador and hold membership with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Demonstrated expertise in mitral valve repair either as a recent fellowship trainee or through clinical experience is required, along with left ventricular device and extracorporeal membrane oxygenator management experience and familiarity with program based management system is desirable.

Other Information:

HSC is a teaching hospital affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine at Memorial University affording opportunities for research and teaching. Academic responsibilities will be consistent with part time academic faculty at MUN. In addition, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to assume a leadership role with the cardiac surgery program depending on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

Why practice in St. John’s? Newfoundland and Labrador is Canada’s most easterly and unique province.  St. John’s, the provincial capital, is the economic and cultural hub of Newfoundland and Labrador.  St. John’s boosts museums, galleries, historical sites, parks, world renowned culinary and a pristine natural environment.  Be delighted with whales off our coast and icebergs along ‘Iceberg Alley’ that float from Greenland’s glaciers to Newfoundland’s east coast.  Newfoundlanders and Labradorians are friendly and welcoming and our residents are our best Ambassadors.  We are renowned for humor, song, art and craftsmanship and NL offers an excellent quality of life.  To learn more visit

Interested candidates please apply below and include CV. 

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