AdventHealth Digestive Institute is currently recruiting a board certified/board eligible, fellowship trained HIPEC/Sarcoma/Melanoma surgeon to join our Tampa HPB Practice.   This team is comprised of the region’s most comprehensive medical and surgical care physicians for conditions and diseases of the digestive system. Join our Digestive Institute team of six GI physicians, APP’s, two colorectal surgeons, two HPB surgeons, six general surgeons, and speech language therapist.

To meet the needs of growth in the community, we are adding this new position who will specifically join the surgical team led by Dr. Sharona Ross and Dr. Iswanto Sucandy, both world-renowned surgeons. Dr. Ross and Dr. Sucandy specialize in robotic complex abdominal operations for esophageal, stomach, and Hepatopancreatobiliary diseases. Both surgeons lead an Advanced GI, Foregut, and HPB Surgery fellowship program at AdventHealth Tampa. They are looking for a partner to further enrich the HPB and abdominal oncology program. A surgeon that specializes specifically in HIPEC treatments for cancer and Sarcomas will be best suited for this position.

Hospital Description

Located in the city's uptown district, AdventHealth Tampa is a 626-bed tertiary hospital serving Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, and the surrounding counties. The hospital is a known leader in implementing minimally invasive and robotic-assisted procedures and in 2021 opened the Taneja Center for Surgery, a new six-story, state-of-the-art surgical and patient tower. It's also home to the renowned AdventHealth Pepin Heart Institute, a recognized leader in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and leading-edge research for over 30 years. Other specialty services include 24-hour emergency care for adults and pediatrics, cardiovascular medicine, digestive health, neuroscience, orthopedics, women's services, pediatrics, oncology, endocrinology, bariatrics, wound healing, and sleep medicine.

Community Description

About Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay is the heart of Florida's Gulf coast. Our community is culturally diverse and a wonderful place to raise a family. The area is home to excellent public and private schools and is also the setting for several colleges and Universities, including the University of South Florida and University of Tampa. Tampa Bay features multiple theaters, museums, and festivals, as well as many family-friendly attractions like Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, The Florida Aquarium, ZooTampa and Bok Tower Gardens. We are well known for our excellent restaurants with a wide range of cuisine as rich as our history. The city has a vibrant sports community with national teams like the NHL's Tampa Bay Lightning, MLB's Tampa Bay Rays, and NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers. We offer year-round pleasant weather for outdoor fun at our many state parks and are home to some of the nation's top beaches.