Sports Med Physician Full or Part-time position – starting Summer/Fall 2017 – Grand River Sports Medicine Centre

Sports Medicine Physician
Full- or part-time position available – starting Summer/Fall 2017

Background:   Grand River Sports Medicine Centre (GRSM) is a multidisciplinary full-service sports medicine company in a phase of rapid growth.  GRSM consists of a team of enthusiastic and dedicated health care professionals, with three locations in Kitchener and Cambridge, Ontario.

Multidisciplinary TeamJoin the GRSM team of physicians that includes 2 orthopedic surgeons, 3 primary care sports medicine physicians and 1 sports medicine pediatrician.  In addition, GRSM has a skilled group of allied health care professionals including 21 physiotherapists/athletic therapists, 5 chiropractors, 8 massage therapists, as well as a pedorthist and a dietician.

 Specialized ServicesIn addition to primary care sports medicine clinics, GRSM offers you the opportunity to take part in specialized clinics such as Sport Concussions, Acute Injuries, Knee Osteoarthritis, Sports Psychotherapy, PRP Injections, Ultrasound-Guided Injections, as well as other specialized interests that you may want to develop.

University and College Varsity Clinics:  GRSM runs affiliated sports medicine clinics at the University of Waterloo and at Conestoga College, which provide you with the opportunity to be involved in the care of these varsity athletes as well as team and event coverage.

Lifestyle and Community: One of Canada’s fastest growing populations at over 500,000 people, Waterloo Region is known as “Canada’s Technology Triangle” and is one of Canada’s most economically successful locations.  This Region boasts 3 full-service hospitals and has as strong medical community of family physicians and specialists, and houses a medical school and family medicine residency program.   At GRSM, you will have the ability to craft your work schedule to suit your lifestyle, and take advantage of the innumerable recreational, social and physical activity opportunities in the Region.

Financial and AdministrationGRSM offers a prime opportunity for starting a successful sports medicine practice.    GRSM provides a low rent/overhead structure with potential for high volume, a high percentage of consultations, and private billing services.  GRSM is renowned for its admin staff providing excellent service, and also provides full EMR support.

 Requirements:  Applicants for this position must hold CPSO registration and CASEM Diploma Certification.  Sports Medicine PGY3 training is preferable, but not required, depending on other experience and training.

Contact information:  For further information, please contact Jennifer Highgate (Human Resources, GRSM) at (519) 571-7111, e-mail at jhighgate@grsm.ca and/or access our website at www.grsm.ca.  Resumes should be sent via email. 

 GRSM is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.  We thank all applicants for showing an interest in our employment opportunities, however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  If accommodation is required during any phase of the recruitment process, applicants should make this known in advance.  Upon individual request, GRSM will endeavor to remove any barrier to the recruitment process and provide reasonable and appropriate accommodations for persons with disabilities.