Employment Opportunities

Organization: Children's Mercy Hospitals & Clinics

Job Title: Pediatric Dermatologist

Address: 2401 Gillham Road

City: Kansas City

State: MO

Zip: 64108

Contact Name: Charlene L. Plotycia

Telephone: 816.983.6201

Fax: 816.346.1308

Email: physicianjobs@cmh.edu

Job Description:
Children’s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics - Kansas City Section of Dermatology is seeking a fifth full-time pediatric dermatologist. Applicants must be board eligible/certified in dermatology and additional training in pediatrics and/or pediatric dermatology is required. Responsibilities include caring for infants, children, and adolescents with dermatologic disorders in outpatient clinics, staffing inpatient consultations, and educating pediatric dermatology fellows, pediatric/dermatology residents, and medical students. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The dermatology section has a very active outpatient service experiencing approximately 15,000 outpatient visits per year and a busy inpatient consultative service providing up to 200 inpatient consultations annually. As the only academic pediatric dermatology center between Columbia, MO, and Denver, CO, the dermatology section draws patients with a fascinating spectrum of clinical disease including very rare and complex medical conditions. Special clinics are held for genetic skin disorder, localized scleroderma, neurocutaneous disorder, melanoma, hemangioma, and vascular anomalies. Opportunities exist for performing laser and excisional surgeries. On-going collaboration with in-house subspecialists and ancillary services in infectious disease, rheumatology, allergy and immunology, pathology, radiology, hematology/oncology, nutrition, psychology and plastic surgery is common. The section hosts the yearly Midwest Pediatric Dermatology Symposium. EOE/AAP Qualifications/Criteria: Applicants must be board eligible/certified in dermatology and additional training in pediatrics and/or pediatric dermatology is required. Contact: Amy Nopper, MD Section Chief – Dermatology For consideration Email CV to physicianjobs@cmh.edu

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