Associate Surgeon-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiovascular Surgery
Position description
Mayo Clinic in Arizona is conducting a search for a full-time Associate surgeon for the Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Department. This position is ideal for graduates completing their cardiothoracic residency or foreign surgical graduates interested in obtaining additional training and experience in a high volume, established heart failure and transplant program.
  • The primary responsibility will be heart procurement and support of the cardiac transplantation program
  • Secondary responsibilities include support of the heart failure program, LVAD, and ECMO
  • participation in cardiac and transplant cases will be encouraged
  • The candidate should have sufficient experience with adult cardiac surgery to perform procurement without assistance
  • The three shields of the Mayo Clinic represent clinical practice, education and research. Successful candidates will possess excellent clinical skills, along with a strong interest and ability in education and research.
  • Compensation is competitive, and benefits are comprehensive, including a relocation package.
License or certification
  • Support of Foreign MD VISA will be provided when necessary
  • Board-certified/board-eligible Cardiothoracic surgeon with experience in cardiac transplantation preferred but not required
  • Candidates must be eligible for Arizona State Licensure.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Site description
Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Physicians & Scientists
Career profile
All Physicians Specialties
Cardiovascular Surgery
Job posting number
Nicholas Nedland
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).