Job Description

Duluth, MN

Essentia Health

Orthopedics-Pediatric Opportunity
Contact Info: Liz Huesman
502 East Second Street
Duluth, MN 55805
(218) 847-0845
Practice Type: Multispecialty Group
Pediatric Focus: General Pediatrics (> 75% Pediatrics)
Training Requirements: BC/BE Orthopedics; Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedics
Date Available: Now
Reason for Job Opening:
Additional Information:


  • Well established large collaborative multi-specialty orthopedic practice composed of 13 orthopedic surgeons and 8 NP/PAs.  Sub-specialties include pediatrics, adult reconstructive, shoulder and elbow, foot and ankle, orthopedic oncology, hand, trauma, medical orthopedists/sports medicine, and podiatry 
  • Dedicated joint program coordinator delete
  • Approx 1200 total joint replacements a year, potential for more growth.  
  • Population demographics favorable to large practice
  • Outreach opportunities available
  • 1:10 compensated call.  Call by APC group and Physician group.  Approximately 36 call dates a year.  Ortho trauma coverage on weekdays.  Not on call when in clinic, weekday call is 4:00pm-7am.  Weekend call starts at 4pm on Friday.
  • St. Mary’s Medical Center is a 330-bed tertiary care hospital; Level I Trauma Center with 24-bed emergency department and helicopter support. Children’s hospital within St.  Mary’s Medical Center.  
  • St. Mary’s Medical Center has ranked among America’s Top 100 Hospitals and Fracture Care Programs
  • Dedicated EMR/EPIC
  • Comprehensive rehabilitation program
  • Athletic team coverage for local professional, college and high school sports teams
  • Service area approximately 500,000
  • Certified as HIMSS EMRAM (Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model) Level 7 for both our Inpatient and Ambulatory facilities