Gettysburg, PA | Physicians | Tracking Code: 73744

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General Surgery

Gettysburg, PA

WellSpan Health, a sophisticated medical community in southcentral PA, is seeking a full-time General Surgeon to join WellSpan Surgical Specialists-Gettysburg.  This well-established group has a loyal referral base.  The ideal candidate will be a collegial physician who enjoys a variety of cases, including colonoscopy.

 Position details:

  • Full-time, employed position with WellSpan Medical Group (WMG)
  • WMG employs 1,800+ providers
  • Board certification/eligibility in General Surgery is required
  • The group’s comprised of four fulltime physicians
  • 2 APPs provide wound care, serve as 1st assist, round & see office patients
  • EPIC is utilized in the outpatient & inpatient settings
  • General Surgery call is 1:4 (no trauma)
  • Dynamic practice manager and excellent/experienced staff
  • Surgeries performed at Gettysburg Hospital & Hanover Surgery Center
  • Colonoscopies scheduled one day/week at Gettysburg Surgical Center
  • ED is fully staffed by ABEM certified physicians & sees 40K patients/year
  • Collegial hospitalist team handles admissions
  • Supportive hospital/service line leadership
  • State-of-the-art outpatient office adjacent to the hospital
  • A second office conveniently located in nearby Hanover, PA
  • In-office procedures are performed in both offices
  • Competitive compensation & generous signing bonus
  • Excellent benefits, including a rich retirement package
  • Five weeks of Scheduled Time Off
  • Full relocation and paid medical malpractice with tail coverage

About the Community:

  • Centrally located near the Baltimore/D.C. metro area
  • South Central PA is the #2 retirement destination in the U.S.
  • Abundant outdoor activities including golf, fishing and hiking
  • Chesapeake Bay and DE, MD & NJ beaches are an easy drive
  • Family oriented community with excellent public schools


For immediate confidential consideration, please contact:

Ann Reid at 717-439-3671 or

e-mail at

Ann Reid, FASPR
Ann Reid, FASPR
Physician Recruiter
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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome. Respect. Value.

Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy and intention of the System to maintain consistent and equal treatment toward applicants and employees of all job classifications without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Established in 1800, Adams County includes the borough of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Home to more than 100,000 residents, the town is a mecca for Civil War history buffs and visitors who come to tour the Gettysburg National Battlefield, Gettysburg National Military Park and see the annual Civil War reenactment.

Also located here is Gettysburg College, which has a strong academic reputation in liberal arts. The county is steeped in heritage, and offers a peaceful, country atmosphere, yet is a convenient drive to Washington, D.C., Baltimore, MD and Harrisburg, PA. The area's diversity attracts a lively local music scene, and his home to numerous restaurants and wineries, fresh-produce markets, a ski resort and more. Adams County residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, agriculture and manufacturing. (Patient population: 102,000)