Watson Clinic, a 220+ PHYSICIAN OWNED multispecialty group in Lakeland, FL (between Tampa and Orlando, seeks BE/BC urologists to join busy practice. Excellent opportunity to perform all aspects of general urology. Each physician is provided with a private office and 3 exam rooms and shares 4 procedures rooms with our other urologists. Perform laparoscopy and robotics in an 800-bed hospital and joint-venture ambulatory surgery center located 2 blocks from the clinic. Experience with seed implants helpful.
Work with extraordinary colleagues who share your dedication to medical excellence! Since our inception in 1941, Watson Clinic has evolved into one of the largest and most successful medical groups in the Southeast. With a population of over 500,000+, Lakeland/Central Florida is one of the fastest growing regions of the U. S. and Watson Clinic’s 220+ physician medical staff has distinguished themselves as healthcare leaders in our community.
Work schedule that supports a busy practice as well as a very desirable quality of life
Stable, financially sound physician-owned and operated
NO PRACTICE START-UP COSTS
Distinguished Board Certified physicians & experienced support staff
Opportunity for partnership
Large primary care base & multi-disciplinary medical team to refer patients within the Clinic network
Ability to provide new technology and capital equipment
Strength of an integrated delivery system with clinical research capabilities
EPIC - Electronic medical record system
Centralized contracting for maximum reimbursement
Exceptional suburban setting and varied patient mix
In-house services: Cardiac Rehab, Cancer Registry, Treadmill, Center for Rehab Medicine (speech, occupational and physical therapy), Center for Research, Chemotherapy, Cholesterol/Lipid Clinic, Diabetic Education, Echo, EEG, Hearing Center, Dialysis Center, full service laboratory, In Vitro Fertilization, Medical Spa, Nuclear Stress Testing, Nurse Run Clinic, Nutrition services, Osteoporosis Center, Pacemaker Clinic, Pharmacy, Phototherapy, Radiation Therapy, Radiology (MRI, CT, PET/CT, Mammography, Ultrasound), accredited Sleep Disorders Center, social work services.
The Center for Cancer Care & Research includes medical and surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, radiologists, nurses, social workers, and dietitians and a 28-station infusion center. Affiliated with H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa, FL
Our convenient location between Tampa and Orlando provides easy access to 2 international airports (near Interstate 4 (I-4) and many indoor & outdoor activities that are readily available year-round. Our centralized location ensures a healthy environment where locally owned shops and restaurants thrive, as well as some of the largest manufacturers and nationally-recognized companies such as FedEx, Geico Insurance, Amazon, Publix Supermarkets and Rooms-To-Go furniture. Although the population continues to grow, housing is affordable and the city’s cost of living and property taxes remain among the lowest in the state.
With year-round moderate weather, 243 days of sunshine, there are many local and nearby cultural events including museums, symphonies, theatres and zoos and a number of institutes of higher education. Residents not only appreciate local attractions such as Legoland, the Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In (2nd largest air show in the U.S.), and Mosaic’s new Streamsong Resort, but also what’s available in nearbyTampa and Orlando– Disney World, Universal Studios, Busch Gardens, Sea World, Orlando Magic, NFL’s Tampa Bay Bucs, NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning, and MLB’s Tampa Bay Rays. Lakeland is also the spring training home for the Detroit Tigers with Clinic physicians serving as the official medical provider for their Florida operation.
Polk County’s Parks and Recreation maintains nearly 40 park sites and 11 mini-parks that include athletic facilities, picnic areas, a historical-oriented park, and 5 campgrounds. It also maintains 40 boat launching sites, produces special events and conducts a summer program. Youth athletic leagues and events are also a big draw here. Parks and Recreation oversees more than 120 sports fields and is responsible for 27 youth athletic leagues with more than 12,000 participants. Residents can easily enjoy a variety of outdoor activities including water skiing, fishing, boating, hiking, and private and public golf courses.
Lakeland’s quality of life is supported by the variety of arts & cultural opportunities for residents and visitors. Lakeland boasts the Nation’s largest single-campus collection of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture on the campus of Florida Southern College. The Polk Museum of Art features nine galleries in its two-story building. Outdoor gardens showcase permanent sculptures, while the indoor exhibit is dedicated to rotating and traveling exhibits and local arts. The Lakeland Center is a four-building, multi-purpose entertainment complex and is home to many diverse contemporary artist and performing arts programs including the Lakeland Broadway and Entertainment Concert Series, the acclaimed Imperial Symphony Orchestra, the Lakeland Concert Band, and various children’s performances and dance and talent competitions. The community nurtures the creative instincts of our youth at the Harrison School for the Visual and Performing Arts, and a training complex that offers expert instruction in the fields of dance, theatre, art and music.
Facility and Organization
Since our inception in 1941, Watson Clinic has evolved into one of the largest and most successful medical groups in the Southeast. Our multi-disciplinary medical team collaborate closely to ensure continuity of care for each patient. As a result, patients enjoy more efficient and convenient referrals within the various departments of the Clinic network. We have experienced staff and outstanding subspecialty support and great working relationships with referring physicians and the local community. The clinic is equipped with extensive diagnostic testing equipment and the latest technology EHR with remote access. This stable, financially sound practice is governed by a physician Board of Directors. Benefits include signing bonuses, malpractice insurance,CME and dues allowance, and relocation assistance.
Although the population continues to grow, Lakeland's cost of living and property taxes remain among the lowest in the state. Lakeland is within an hour of two of the nation's best airports, Tampa and Orlando International, and is conveniently located near Interstate 4 (I-4) along the stretch of Florida’s High Tech Corridor. Our centraliz...ed location ensures a healthy environment where locally owned shops and restaurants thrive, as well as some of the largest manufacturers and nationally-recognized companies such as FedEx, Publix Supermarkets, Geico Insurance and Rooms-To-Go furniture. Lakeland's cultural diversity rivals that of the country's largest metropolitan regions. From the internationally renowned architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright, situated on the Florida Southern College campus, to the stimulating sounds of the acclaimed Imperial Symphony Orchestra, Lakeland harbors a medley of cultural treats to suit any palate. The community nurtures the creative instincts of our youth at the Harrison School for the Visual and Performing Arts, and a training complex that offers expert instruction in the fields of dance, theatre, art and music.
With year-round moderate weather, 243 days of sunshine, some of the country’s best sports teams and world-renowned attractions, Lakeland is an ideal place to live! Residents not only appreciate local attractions such as the Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In (2nd largest air show in the U.S.) and Legoland, but also what’s available in nearby Tampa and Orlando–- NFL's Tampa Bay Bucs, NHL's Tampa Bay Lightening, MLB's Tampa Bay Rays, Busch Gardens, Orlando Magic, Disney World, Universal Studios, and Sea World. Lakeland is also the spring training home for the Detroit Tigers with Clinic physicians serving as the official medical provider for their Florida operation. With 13 lakes within the city limits, and 550 throughout the county, residents enjoy a variety of outdoor activities including water skiing, fishing and boating. Golfers enjoy lush private and public golf courses.
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