Pediatric Neurology – Epilepsy, Headache, Movement Disorders, Clinical Neurophysiology, Developmental/Autism
We are seeking Board Certified/Eligible Pediatric Neurologists to join the growing team of 19 physicians and 2 advanced practitioners at CHOC Children’s Specialists. The practice serves a rising population base, providing inpatient consultation services and outpatient services. The group offers a full range of Pediatric Neurology within CHOC Children’s Neuroscience Institute and actively collaborates with the Neurosurgery Division consisting of 3 Pediatric Neurosurgeons and 3 Physician Assistants. The call schedule and working environment are well balanced.
Clinical research is encouraged and supported, with opportunity for an academic appointment at the University of California, Irvine. Opportunities to teach include medical students, pediatric residents, pediatric neurology fellows, and clinical neurophysiology fellows. Faculty members have also mentored biomedical engineers.
Existing multidisciplinary programs with support from psychology, psychiatry, social work, pharmacy, and registered dietitians include epilepsy, sleep, ketogenic diet, hypothalamic hamartoma, concussion/TBI, muscular dystrophy, and Down syndrome.
Board certification with post fellowship clinical experience and special interest in movement disorders, headaches, epilepsy, clinical neurophysiology or developmental/autism. Applicants should have strong clinical skills in general pediatric neurology, and will be expected to actively participate in program development and education.
The CHOC Children’s Specialists, a private pediatric subspecialty group, is composed of 243 physicians and 50 advanced practice providers with 22 pediatric subspecialties. The group practices at CHOC Children’s, a premier healthcare system based in Orange County, Calif. with a state-of-the-art freestanding Children’s Hospital and several satellite clinics. Already the regional leader in pediatric care, with four centers of excellence, The CHOC Children’s Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopedic, and Hyundai Cancer Institute, CHOC has built one of the most advanced,
safest children’s hospitals in the world. CHOC Children’s Neuroscience Institute was ranked #33 I Children's Neurology & Neurosurgery Hospitals and CHOC Children's Hospital ranked in seven specialties by U.S. News & World Report for 2020-21.
CHOC Children’s Hospital is affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. Named one of the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report (2020-2021) and recognized with the Gold Level CAPE (California Awards for Performance Excellence) Award, CHOC Children’s is exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach and research that brings advanced treatment to pediatric patients.
Orange County, California, is famous for its warm climate. Orange County boasts unbeatable entertainment, shopping and attractions and with the beach, mountains and desert all within short driving distances. The position offers competitive salary, benefits, and academic range commensurate with experience.
For complete details and consideration, please contact:
Glenda Church Smith, Principal, Pediatric Search Partners
877.440.3832| 214.850.3094 (text) | firstname.lastname@example.org