The beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains are calling! Join our established, expanding Psychiatry team in Central Virginia.

Centra Medical Group is seeking BC/BE Adult Psychiatrists to expand its front-facing, expanding Psychiatry program.

Psychiatric care is well-received and trusted in Lynchburg, Virginia and extends to the 250,000+ population in Central Virginia.

Inpatient Psychiatrist at Virginia Baptist Hospital

Our inpatient psychiatric unit is front-facing, not hidden, in historic Virginia Baptist Hospital. The hospital features onsite labs and radiology.

Adult Inpatient Unit -- Click to Apply

  • Shaped like a “T”, this 25-bed inpatient unit is equipped with open beds, group rooms, laundry, kitchen and private areas
  • Safety: The team is MANDT-trained, the unit has the capability to lock 3 areas, and a Mental Health Safety Support team
  • Work-life balance: Call is 1:8 and ~10 patients/day on average

Geriatric Inpatient Unit -- Click to Apply

  • 12-bed inpatient unit, including private rooms, gathering rooms and laundry
  • Work-life balance: Call is 1:8 and a typical work week is ~40 hours.
  • A multidisciplinary, collegial team: psychiatrists, psychologists, NPs, case managers and Mental Health Counselors
  • Unit provides integrated, comprehensive care for geriatric patients with comorbid medical and mental health conditions
Outpatient Psychiatrist at Piedmont Psychiatric Center (PPC)

Located on the grounds of historic Virginia Baptist Hospital, PPC is a well-established, multidisciplinary practice affiliated with Centra Healthcare System.

Adult Outpatient -- Click to Apply 
  • Robust, comprehensive behavioral health outpatient services
  • Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) available
  • Work-life balance: The typical work week is ~40 hours, No call for practice 
  • A multidisciplinary, collegial team: psychiatrists, psychologists NPs and PAs, and Mental Health Counselors
Child and Adolescent Outpatient -- Click to Apply
  • Robust, comprehensive child and adolescent mental health services, which include inpatient, outpatient, residential treatment center, special education day schools and in-home services
  • A multidisciplinary, collegial team: psychiatrists, psychologists, and Mental Health Counselors
  • Autism and Developmental Center
  • Work-life balance: Call is 1:8 and the typical work week is ~40 hours.

About our system and our community

Centra Medical Group is comprised of 450+ physicians and providers, who serve Centra Healthcare System, which is made up of 4 hospitals and 60+ clinics over 9,000 square miles of Central Virginia.

Lynchburg, Virginia has been singled out by sources such as Forbes, Newsweek, and CNN Money for its mild climate, and abundance of cultural, educational and recreational activities... all just a few hours' drive from Washington, DC, ski resorts, and beaches.

As a Physician with Centra Medical Group, you can expect:

  • A collegial work environment
  • High quality of life
  • 17% lower cost of living compared to the national average
  • Generous benefits package that starts on Day #1
  • Compensation at or greater than the national average
  • Up to $130,000 in educational loan repayment options, sign-on, and/or commencement bonus options
  • Visa sponsorship available$5,000 CME Allowance

If you are interested in speaking with our team, please contact:

Elizabeth Floyd
Physician Recruiter

Specialty Psychiatry Sub Specialty (none)
Hospital CENTRA Virginia Baptist Hospital (more info) Community Lynchburg/Central Region (more info)