The Emory Wound and Hyperbaric Center, located at Emory University Hospital at Midtown, is seeking a full-time faculty member. The Emory Wound and Hyperbaric Center provides comprehensive wound care and hyperbaric medicine consultation to patients referred by providers throughout the Emory Healthcare system as well as community providers from throughout the region. The Emory Wound and Hyperbaric Center is an UHMS accredited facility providing exceptional, evidence-based wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy delivered by a multidisciplinary team of medical experts. The Emory Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine Center is a tertiary referral clinic caring for a large population of atypical wounds such as calciphylaxis, pyoderma gangrenosum, hidradenitis, radiation injury, vasculitic and malignant wounds as well as pressure ulcers, venous stasis ulcers, diabetic ulcers, and arterial ulcers. The Center employs six certified and extensively experienced wound and ostomy care nurses and is staffed by Wound care specialists – a Board Certified internist and physiatrist as well as an embedded podiatrist and an infectious disease specialist. Referrals for Dermatology, Vascular Surgery and Plastic Surgery are readily available.
The physician sought would be joining this successful and respected team of physicians at the Center at Emory Midtown Hospital. The candidate should be a seasoned wound care professional and an experienced hyperbaric physician though training in hyperbaric medicine can be provided. The candidate is expected to be Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation or their designated specialty. This is an academic position with teaching and research opportunities available.
The Department of Rehabilitation, together with Emory University School of Medicine, is fully committed to the shared values of diversity and inclusion in order to achieve and sustain excellence. We firmly believe that we best promote excellence by recruiting and retaining a diverse group of faculty and staff promoting a sense of inclusion and belonging for every member of our community. This climate for diversity, inclusion and excellence is critical to attaining the best scholarship, teaching, and research.
As the only health network in Georgia that brings together a full range of hospitals, clinics and local practices, Emory Healthcare is committed to providing patients and families with better, more collaborative care for all of their medical needs. The Emory Healthcare Network encompasses teams of providers at our locations across Georgia, including Emory University Hospital, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital and the Wesley Woods Center; Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital and Emory Johns Creek Hospital; Emory Clinic; and the Emory Healthcare Network physicians, ranging from primary to specialty care providers. Through our integrated, collaborative care network, we are dedicated to providing the standard of care that our patients expect and deserve. Our researchers are discovering what’s next in medicine, and our physicians and care teams are putting that research to use to improve the health of our community today. From our experts at the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, the state’s ONLY National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center, to the specialists at our Orthopaedics & Spine Center and our network of hundreds of primary care physicians, our team is 17,000 strong and committed to the health of our community.