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Plastic Surgeon


Job Description

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is seeking a BC/BE Plastic Surgeon to join it’s practice in Lancaster, PA. Join an established collaborative group performing a wide variety of general plastic surgery cases including a large cosmetic surgery base. The group shares facial trauma call with OMFS, call responsibilities of 1:4 and has the opportunity to interact with plastic surgery residents and fellows             

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:

  • Provide appropriate cognitive and procedural office-based plastic surgery services.

  • Develop a respected and highly reputable cosmetic surgery service.

  • Serve as an example of physician collaboration with nursing and others to advance patient care.

  • Participate in all relevant performance improvement initiatives.

  • Participate in all relevant peer review processes.

  • Consults with patients to determine the appropriate course of treatment.    

SECONDARY FUNCTIONS: The following duties are considered secondary to the primary duties listed above:

  • Recommend and advise regarding any emerging technologies in the field of reconstructive or cosmetic surgery.

  • Assist with the development of support services for cancer care, bariatrics, and other related clinical areas. 

  • Maintains specialty board certification

  • Assists with recruiting and interviewing of new physicians and staff to the practice.

  • Acquires the necessary CME credits and takes the certification examination to maintain re-certification status.

  • Other duties as assigned.



  • A Medical Doctor (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.)

  • Completion of ACGME recognized or AOA approved training program in plastic surgery

  • Board Eligibility for Certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery or its equivalent if within 5 years of completion of training

  • Current Board Certification if residency or fellowship training was completed more than 5 years prior

  • Medical Licensure by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

  • Eligibility for full and unrestricted privileges at Lancaster General Hospital and all Lancaster General affiliated organizations

  • Prior experience in clinical medicine as a plastic surgeon

  • A health care provider in good standing with Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs, i.e. not excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal or state health insurance program.


  • At least three years clinical patient care experience as a specialist in Plastic/Cosmetic Medicine.

Benefits At A Glance:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees:

  • 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
  • Child Care Subsidies
  • Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes


PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.


Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

LGH Full Time Posted on 06/02/2023