How to Hire a Surgeon

Does your growing business need a surgeon? Surgeons can you help your company increase quality of care.

Here are some tips to help you find great surgeon candidates and make the right hire for your business.

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Surgeons search for Jobs on Indeed*


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Salary Information

  • Common wage in US: $47.88 hourly
  • Typical wages range from $17.50$157.00 hourly
  • Find more information on Indeed Salary

*Indeed data (US) – Jan 2019

Why hire a Surgeon?

A great surgeon hire can help your business by increasing the success rate of your patient’s procedures. Increase the reputation of your business which will increase the number of patients that purchase services from you.

• Increase the quality of your patient’s care
• Increase the likelihood of surgery success
• Drive new patients to your practice

Skills to look for in a great Surgeon

A great surgeon candidate will have the following skills and attributes as well as work experience that reflects:

• Board certification in general surgery
• Extensive medical knowledge
• Knowledge of procedures
• Creative Problem Solving
• Patience for surgeries that last several hours
• Detailed oriented

Writing a Surgeon job description

A thoughtful description is important to finding qualified surgeon candidates. A surgeon job description includes a compelling summary of the role, detailed list of duties and responsibilities, and the required and preferred skills for the position.

Consider including keywords that job seekers are using to search for surgeon jobs, such as:

• General Surgeon
• Trauma Surgeon
• Plastic Surgeon

Interviewing Surgeon candidates

Strong candidates for surgeon positions will be confident answering questions regarding:

• Extensive medical procedures
• Understand the medical system
• Knowledge of medical software

See our list of interview questions for more examples.

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