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Vascular Surgeon-Chair

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Physical Location

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Dept. Name

Vascular Surgeon Support

Hours Per Week





Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.


Req ID: 50805
General Responsibilities
  • Provides direct patient care for clinical patients for designated specialty
  • Functions appropriately as part of care delivery team through efficient use of resources and skills, both their own and those of other provider and staff
  • Chart in electronic format in accordance with licensure and scope
  • Actively participates in multidisciplinary team approach to case management
  • Quality improvement utilizes quality improvement tools to develop processes that promote continuous improvement in delivery of patient care, patient outcomes or workflows
Specific Responsibilities
  • The Section of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at the Minneapolis Heart Institute at Abbott Northwestern Hospital is seeking a new Chair for a growing and dynamic practice. The individual will also serve as Medical Director of the Abbott Northwestern Vascular Center and have oversight of programs in Vascular Medicine, Wound Care/Hyperbaric Medicine, an accredited non-invasive Vascular Laboratory, and an ACGME-approved Vascular Surgery Fellowship.


Completion of accredited fellowship in Vascular/Endovascular Surgery, Board-certified or Board-eligible in vascular surgery



  • Competent in both open and endovascular procedures
  • Strong desire to perform clinical research is preferred
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Strong background in training students, residents, fellows
  • Currently academically active(has published extensively in the past 3 years; active in national clinic trials; national speaking engagements)
  • Nationally recognized as a Vascular Surgery leader(or up and coming)


  • Must have current, unrestricted Minnesota State Medical Licensure
  • Must be board certified or be eligible for board certification in Vascular Surgery.

Work Schedule

Monday - Friday. Call is rotated between surgeons. Advanced practice providers support patient care in addition to surgeons. Surgeons current care for patients in at least one outreach location.

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.

  • Located in Minneapolis
  • Population = 380,000
  • Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

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