Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Division of Genetics and Metabolism is seeking a Medical Geneticist to join our growing program.
The Genetics and Metabolism Department at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, the only one of its kind in the State of Arizona, offers comprehensive and compassionate evaluation, diagnostic, treatment and follow-up services for children and families with known or suspected genetic conditions. Our services include prenatal genetic counseling, genetic counseling for diagnosed syndromes, medical genetics team evaluations, and genetic diagnostic laboratory testing.
Developmental opportunities exist for expansion in the Fetal Care Program. We also participate in multi-specialty care teams, including the 22q clinic, skeletal dysplasia clinic, sickle cell, neurofibromatosis, tuberous sclerosis and myelomeningocele. The clinic is a Lysosomal Disease Treatment Center and serves as the medical consultants for the Arizona State Newborn Screening Program, the only one of its kind in the State of Arizona.
Our Genetics staff includes 5 physicians, 1 Nurse Practitioner, 5 Genetic Counselors, 2 Dietitians with additional support staff. The clinical activities includes 2400 ambulatory visits and 400 inpatient consultations.
The candidate will have:
Board Certified / Board Eligible in Clincal Genetics
Interest in Metabolism and/or Fetal Care a plus
Additional Salary Information: Competitive Salary with Incentives, Paid Malpractice and CME, Excellent Benefits
Internal Number: Gen2020
About Phoenix Children's Hospital
Phoenix Children's Hospital is Arizona's only hospital dedicated to children and one of the 10 largest children's hospitals in the nation. The hospital is home to the state's largest group of pediatric specialists and sub-specialists providing the best care to the sickest kids. Phoenix Children's continues to evolve its world-class care and is working with leading local and national research partners to uncover new breakthroughs in pediatric medicine.