Mission Medical Associates - Bariatric Physician
Mission Health and Hospitals is searching for a Board Certified Family Practice or Internal Medicine physician with experience/interest in weight management. The position is 100% Bariatric and Outpatient. The ideal candidate will share a strong interest in working with the Bariatric patient population and have Medical Bariatric certification or be open to obtaining certification.
We provide women and men with the knowledge and tools needed to effectively lose and manage their weight. Because is a multi-faceted disease, we offer a multi-disciplinary treatment approach and three distinct programs:
- Nutritional Counseling - Registered dietitians certified in weight management training
- Medical (non-surgical) Weight Management - All of our programs support the role of nutrition, behavior modification and activity in lifestyle change.
- Surgical Weight Management - Gastric Banding (LAP-BAND®), Gastric Bypass Surgery, and Gastric Sleeve
Located in beautiful Asheville, NC, Mission Hospital is a 730 bed facility encompassing a 650 member medical staff representing virtually every physician specialty and sub-specialty. Mission Hospital is a JCAHO accredited hospital and has been awarded the recognition as a "Top 100 Hospitals" by Solucient five times since 2000.
Asheville offers endless natural beauty, pleasant and friendly atmosphere, abundance of year-round outdoor activities, interesting history, and a vibrant local arts and music setting. The city offers diversity in economy as well as population with many entrepreneurial opportunities, mild climate and excellent quality of life. Call or e-mail for more information!
Mission Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
For more information
Manager of Physician Recruitment
Mission Medical Associates
5 Frederick Street | Asheville, NC 28801
Ph: (828) 213-5846 | Fx: (828) 213-5602