Why Mayo Clinic
Join the authority in medicine and partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2020-2021), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. At Mayo Clinic, we believe there is a better path to healing that humanizes the practice of health care and inspires hope in the people who need it most. You will be part of an amazing diverse team committed to solving the most serious and complex medical challenges – one patient at a time.
Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, Arizona is expanding their complement of breast medicine physicians. We are conducting a search for a full-time internal medicine physician who is interested in building a clinical and research career in High Risk Breast medicine. The ideal candidate would have current knowledge or training in breast medicine or be willing to be trained in the specialty.
At the Mayo Clinic, Breast medicine physicians care for patients who are at high risk of breast cancer or predisposition to hereditary breast cancer mutation, and create personalized breast cancer prevention and risk reducing strategies that include advanced breast imaging recommendations, lifestyle intervention and modification strategies, and prevention medication options. Further, they partner with our dedicated nurse navigator to provide education and coordination of patients with mammographic abnormality, abnormal breast findings or concerns. There is strong collaboration with the Department of Clinical Genomics and is comprised of genetic counselors and physicians (medical geneticist, gastroenterologist) who focus on other cancer predisposition syndromes. This provides ample opportunity for collaboration and multi-disciplinary management of patients at increased risk of breast and other cancers.
The High Risk Breast Clinic is part of the Breast Center and is an integrated multidisciplinary practice that includes: radiology, breast medicine, breast surgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, plastic surgery, integrative medicine (nutrition, acupuncture), and physical medicine and rehabilitation. The Center has an active Clinical Trials portfolio composed of national cooperative group, investigator initiated, and industry sponsored trials. The Center has robust research support staff, data analysts, and coordinators, and works closely with the other Mayo Clinic sites to leverage skills, resources and collaboration.
Mayo Clinic offers:
Mayo Clinic is known nationally and internationally for outstanding achievements in patient care, research, and education. Mayo Clinic is an integrated practice, focusing on high quality, compassionate medical care delivered in a multi-specialty academic environment. A commitment to quality patient care and medical education is expected.
- Excellent support from allied health professionals
- Collegial atmosphere
- Outpatient teaching opportunities, interacting with medical students, residents and fellows
- Professional development opportunities to enhance skills in medical education, research, and administration
- Mayo Clinic offers a competitive benefits package which includes generous vacation time, funded CME and relocation assistance.
- Access to consults from world-renowned subspecialists, laboratory and radiology experts
- This position includes an academic appointment with the College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic.
License or certification
BE or BC in Internal Medicine, advanced training in breast medicine is desirable. Must be able to obtain an Arizona medical license.
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. 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 fifth 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.
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As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.