Centra Medical Group is seeking a bariatrician, who will be hospital-employed and will work full-time alongside our established bariatric surgery team to see non-surgical, pre-surgical, and post-surgical patients. We are looking for someone with a passion for health and an excitement for life that can be passed along to the patients in the community of Lynchburg.

-VA license preferred (will also consider those without)
-Must be BC/BE in family medicine, internal medicine, physiatry, cardiology, or other related specialty
-ABOM board certification preferred, but will consider those working toward certification
-Teaching opportunities available, but not required
-Comprehensive Weight Management & Care Including:

-Outpatient consultations
-Provide medical weight management of non-surgical patients
-Provide pre-operative and post-operative care for surgical patients
-Collaborate with Bariatric Team and other service lines
-Provide medical education through community talks and employee health
-Participate in ongoing system-wide provider education about obesity management, including primary care, specialties, and ancillary services

Centra Medical Group is part of Centra, a nationally recognized Virginia healthcare system encompassing four hospitals, regional medical centers, and more than 50 primary care/specialty practices. Centra fosters a vibrant, collaborative team environment with a strong priority on physician satisfaction—all reflected in our high employee retention rate and long staff tenure. As a quality-oriented employer, Centra offers:

- Very competitive compensation
                - Generous benefits package
                - Educational loan repayment options
                - Relocation assistance
                - Sign-on bonus

Best o
f all, you'll be working in a community that's renowned for its quality of life. The Lynchburg region has been singled out by sources such as Forbes, Newsweek, CNN Money, and for its mild climate, low cost of living (17% below national average), and its abundance of cultural, educational and recreational assets. You’ll find an amazing diversity of housing options here, ranging from historic mansions to lakefront condos...all situated just a few hours' drive from Washington, DC, mountain ski resorts, and Virginia's coastal beaches.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your CV to
Specialty Preventive Medicine Sub Specialty General Preventive Medicine
Hospital CENTRA Lynchburg General Hospital (more info) Community Lynchburg/Central Region (more info)