Neurologist expertise in Movement Disorders in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Torrey Pines

Date Posted: 10/27/2018

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Job Description

PLEASE DO NOT COMPLETE THE APPLICATION PROCESS FOR THIS POSITION.  FOR CONSIDERATION, PLEASE FORWARD YOUR CV AND LETTER OF INTEREST TO:Dr. Houser at houser.melissa@scrippshealth.org
 
Scripps Clinic is seeking a  3rd neurologist with expertise in movement disorders to join a large collegial multi-specialty group, which in the neurology division, consists of 15 neurologists with varying subspecialties and 4 advanced practice clinicians.
Job Requirements:
  • Board certification or eligible in neurology
  • Completion of a Movement Disorders fellowship program
  • Excellent bedside manner, capable of developing strong and empathic relationships with the patient and their families
  • Experience with DBS programming and botulinum toxin injections for movement disorders is encouraged
  • Programmatic development skills are encouraged
  • Licensed or eligible for licensure to practice medicine in the state of California
  • Experience with management of movement disorders patients in a multidisciplinary setting.
Desirable:
  • Experience in conducting clinical trials as an investigator or Co-investigator
  • Ability to perform EMG and read EEG 
The neurologist will see movement disorders and general neurology patients in our offices in San Diego, California.  Work load would consist primarily of outpatient neurology care with outpatient clinic call, as we have full-time neuro-hospitalists and vascular/stroke neurologists covering the inpatient neurology service.  
 
A competitive salary package is offered and benefits include medical/dental/vision insurance, medical malpractice coverage, contributions to retirement savings, and a stipend for continued education.  Scripps hospitals are consistently ranked among America's Best Hospitals according to US News and World Report.
 
San Diego, California is in a large urban setting with diverse cultural backgrounds and access to many family-friendly forms of entertainment, including sports, music, theater, museums and colorful cuisine. San Diego has one of the best climates anywhere on the planet, and is home to beautiful beaches. 
 
Please contact Dr. Houser at houser.melissa@scrippshealth.org  with your C.V. and a letter of interest.