Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition Faculty Position
Baystate Children’s Hospital in Springfield Massachusetts is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Gastroenterologist to join us in our academic mission to provide excellent patient care, teaching and scholarship.
Key components of the Faculty position:
• Join our team of 2 pediatric GIs, 2 pediatric nutritionists and strong support team in our well-established and busy division.
• Enjoy a combination of clinical care and resident and medical student teaching with faculty appointment to the University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate. Opportunity for leadership role based on experience and interest.
• Practice at our state-of-the-art pediatric specialty outpatient center with inpatient and procedural duties at Baystate Children’s Hospital in Springfield MA. We offer a full array of endoscopy, motility, radiology, telemetry and non-telemetry recording equipment. Strong pediatric hospitalist, surgery, anesthesia and emergency medicine is onsite.
• Our new cutting-edge Pediatric Procedure Unit and Endoscopy suite puts patient-centered care at the forefront.
• Strong community demand for GI consultation. Opportunity to grow existing satellite practice in the Berkshires.
• Participate in innovative clinical and QI research.
• Full time or part time is available.
Baystate Children’s Hospital is the leading provider of general and specialty pediatric services in western Massachusetts, providing advanced medical care to babies, children, and adolescents in an environment that focuses exclusively on the needs of children and families. The 107-bed facility provides complete critical care programs, including the region’s only PICU and NICU, as well as pediatric inpatient services, child life specialists, a designated emergency room just for kids, and outpatient specialty services. Additionally, Baystate Children’s Specialty Center houses 15 pediatric specialty services with focus on care coordination, comfort and convenience for children and families.
The Pioneer Valley is a thriving area located in western Massachusetts and provides extensive access to urban, suburban and rural amenities. Anchored by the city of Springfield, our region boasts a myriad of opportunities for recreation, music, education and art enthusiasts. When you live and work in the Pioneer Valley, you will enjoy picturesque four-season living, excellent schools and year-round social and cultural events. In fact, Massachusetts was once again ranked #1 in Education nationally by U.S. News and World Report.
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All correspondence can be directed to:
Dr. Wael Sayej, Division Chief, Pediatric Gastroenterology c/o
Carmen Sanderson, Physician Recruiter
Phone: 413-794-2346 Email: Carmen.Sanderson@baystatehealth.org
Baystate Children’s Hospital
Baystate Children’s Hospital (BCH) is a hospital-within-a-hospital at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA, and the only accredited children’s hospital in the region delivering a higher level of care to infants, children and adolescents. Equipped with 110 beds, including 57 bassinettes and the most advanced medical technologies, BCH provides more than 50 inpatient and outpatient services including children’s primary care, as well as subspecialties including behavioral medicine, cardiac care, diabetes, endocrinology, gastroenterology, nutrition, genetics, infectious diseases, pulmonology, neurology and surgical services. Additional pediatric conditions such as dermatology, rheumatology, weight management and eating disorders are also treated at BCH.
Baystate Children’s Specialty Center, located in Springfield, is home to 13 outpatient clinics. The new state-of-the-art building was designed specifically to enhance the patient experience, from its warm and colorful waiting room to the exam rooms designed to encourage excellent multi-specialty collaboration.
Additionally, BCH is a proud partner of the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, and features a unique Specialty Center. The Specialty Center is more like a children’s museum and colorful playhouse, enabling us to provide compassionate care in a more comfortable and engaging environment.
Quality of Life
Baystate Children’s Hospital is in the heart of Springfield, with inpatient services at our main hospital and outpatient clinics in the Springfield community. Iconic venues like the Quadrangle museum cluster, Basketball Hall of Fame and Mass Mutual Center give way to picturesque Forest Park and Zoo, Six Flags New England, historic towns, and great dining, shopping and entertainment. The area boasts many beautiful homes in good neighborhoods, a great selection of public and private schools, as well as prestigious colleges and universities. Living costs in Springfield are 14% lower than the Massachusetts average. Other popular towns that our providers choose to live in are Longmeadow, Amherst and Northampton, MA as well as the Connecticut towns of Enfield, Suffield and Granby.
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