Staff Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon (Mildura)

Mildura Base Public Hospital

21 October 2020 

Staff Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mildura Base Public Hospital (MBPH) is offering a unique opportunity to join our dynamic team.  This is your chance to combine lifestyle with working in a large rural and regional hospital.

Located on the iconic Murray River, Mildura is one of regional Australia’s most diverse and progressive regional cities.

The Role

Orthopaedic services at MBPH are expanding.  The new service will include two staff specialists, two registrars and junior medical staff.

Working in a collaborative multidisciplinary environment, the successful candidate will provide exceptional specialist orthopaedic services to MBPH patients.

Key responsibilities include providing best practice care to patients of the hospital; demonstrating and providing clinical leadership and teamwork, supervision and teaching to Doctors in Training and undergraduate medical students; participating in the on-call orthopaedic roster.

MBPH employees enjoy a range of benefits including:

  • Professional development opportunities
  • Salary packaging and novated leasing
  • Free parking
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Relocation assistance

Interested applicants are required to submit responses to the selection criteria, a current CV and two referees. 

For a position description, enquiries and applications please email

Applications close: Friday 20 November 2020

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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon (Warrnambool)

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9 October 2020

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

WPRS is seeking expressions of interest from Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons interested in joining a supportive team in a beautiful regional setting.

Our Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Mr Robert Toma and Mr John Masters, currently service a population of over 250,000 people in the southwest of Victoria and Mt Gambier regions, offering a broad range of surgical procedures including skin cancer, hand surgery, breast reconstruction and cosmetic surgery through public and private appointments.

Operating a multi-disciplinary clinic, our Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons work closely in clinic with WPRS specialist consultants in Dermatology and General Surgery and are highly supported by an expert team of Hand Therapists and Practice Nurses to provide a unique and comprehensive service.

The position is suitable for an experienced surgeon looking for a rural sea change or a junior consultant looking to build and develop their practice

Located in the gorgeous coastal town of Warrnambool, there are many ways to soak up the environment, while still being close enough to Melbourne for weekends in the city.

For more information regarding WPRS visit

If you have further questions or wish to forward an application please email or call 03 5563 5330.

VMO General Surgeon (Albury)

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30 September 2020

VMO General Surgeon 

VMO General Surgeon
Albury Wodonga Health (AWH)

A unique opportunity exists for a General Surgeon to permanently relocate to our region and establish a well-supported public & private practice with an appointment.

AWH is seeking a VMO General Surgeon to participate in both emergency and elective general surgery provision. The Department of General Surgery currently consists of eight General Surgeons, with a vacancy soon to arise. Surgical Services at AWH include local surgeons providing General, ENT, Urology, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, Plastics, and Paediatric Surgery. With seven operating theatres over two acute sites, clinical support is provided with comprehensive Emergency, Anaesthetic, Intensive Care, Specialist Physicians, and diagnostic services.

AWH is the first cross border public health service to exist in Australia, operating under agreement between NSW and VIC governments to provide the largest regional health care service between Sydney and Melbourne comprising two public hospital in Albury and Wodonga.

AWH and local private hospitals have established strong links with each other providing health care to the population across Southern NSW and North East Victoria.  They are supported for education and training through the University of NSW Rural Clinical School providing placement and support for rural medical students.

Albury is a vibrant city servicing a regional population of over 300,000 located at the central point between Sydney and Melbourne.   The city has an abundance of high quality education institutions, medical and health facilities, retail and service providers.

The City is in close proximity to regional wineries, 1 hour to the Victorian snowfields, Lake Hume, and supports an active cultural and artistic scene.

Applicants must have FRACS and specialist registration with AHPRA.

For a confidential discussion please contact Mr John Stuchbery, Director of Surgery on  or for further information Dr Glenn Davies, Executive Director Medical Services on 0427 240 605 or

Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery (Melbourne)

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30 September 2020 

Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery

The Royal Melbourne Hospital

  • Key leadership role
  • Join the Parkville Precinct - collaborate with brilliant thinkers
  • Influential role with strong cross functional collaboration

Our Cardiothoracic Surgery unit is responsible for the provision of high quality treatment to patients admitted on an elective and emergency basis requiring advanced cardiac and thoracic surgical care. We provide a complete service for all operations excluding transplants. The Unit has major expertise in complex congenital adult surgery and complex aortic surgery including the Ross procedure. We provide a large thoracic trauma and lung cancer service providing all thoracic surgery for Peter Mac. We are affiliated with the University of Melbourne with major teaching and research priorities and work closely with the Royal Children’s Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Units.

You are

  • An innovative medical leader with a track record in driving change
  • A registered medical practitioner (MBBS, FRACS in Cardiothoracic Surgery),
  • Committed to the delivery of contemporary patient focused care
  • An exceptional communicator with highly developed advocacy, analytical and conceptual skills

We strive for excellence with a strong purpose that defines the work we do for our community – Advancing health for everyone, every day.  This is the Melbourne Way.    

We believe our success comes from our people and we committed to being a great place to work and a great place to receive care. We have made a commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership, education and empowering our staff to Speak Up for themselves and each other.

This is a position where your passion and expertise can come together to create a truly defining career opportunity. It is an opportunity to help us transform the future of the RMH and ensure we continue to deliver world class healthcare. 

For more information contact Associate Professor Leeanne Grigg 03 9342 7589.