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RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School are Seeking General Surgeons for Employment in New Brunswick, NJ

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Job ID: 869091


Facility: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick
Address: 1 Robert Wood Johnson Place
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Opportunity Criteria

Specialty: Surgery
Profession: Physician (MD,DO, Resident)


RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School are Seeking General Surgeons for Employment in New Brunswick, NJ

RWJBarnabas Health, the largest integrated healthcare system in New Jersey, is currently seeking full-time General Surgeons for employment with Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ. This is an opportunity for driven and ambitious Physicians to join a growing practice and assist in the development of a high-quality surgical program.  The ideal candidate will have an interest in complex abdominal wall/hernia repair.

As one of the nation's leading comprehensive medical schools, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in education, research, health care delivery, and the promotion of community health. In cooperation with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, the medical school's principal affiliate, they comprise New Jersey's premier academic medical center. In addition, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School has 34 other hospital affiliates and ambulatory care sites throughout the region.

New faculty members will have the chance to manage and build upon a thriving academic department at an involved and growing practice, providing treatment and services to numerous patients each year. The General Surgeon will have the opportunity to grow their own practice and develop their personal skillset. They will perform procedures such as Advanced Laparoscopic MIS surgery, alongside a team of well-seasoned and talented General Surgeons.

More about the position:

  • Robust support staff
  • Partnership and career growth opportunities available
  • Academic institution with residence well supported in a clinical academic environment
  • Additional OR’s under construction
  • Competitive compensation
  • Vigorous benefits package including health, life, disability, malpractice insurance, 401k/retirement, and PTO

Position Requirements:

  • Focus incomplex abdominal wall/hernia repair 
  • Board certified or board eligible in General Surgery
  • Must be NJ licensed or eligible for licensure in NJ
  • Newly graduated residents are encouraged to apply!

To learn more about this position and other opportunities with RWJBarnabas Health, please contact us Jennifer Sweeney, Physician Recruiter, at

About Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick

Founded in 1884, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) New Brunswick, is an academic medical center whose Centers of Excellence include cardiovascular care from minimally invasive heart surgery to transplantation, cancer care, stroke care, neuroscience, orthopedics, and women’s and children’s care, including The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH).

BMSCH serves as the focal point of New Brunswick’s growing children’s health campus, which includes the Child Health Institute of New Jersey, PSE&G Children’s Specialized Hospital, and Ronald McDonald House - New Brunswick. The free-standing, state-designated, acute care children’s hospital is a state-of-the-art facility that is specially designed to care for children. From pediatric surgery, urology, and cardiology to oncology, hematology, and pulmonology, BMSCH’s specialists and intensivists provide advanced care for children of all ages—from fragile newborns to adolescents.

As the flagship cancer hospital of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, RWJUH New Brunswick is an innovative leader in advancing state-of-the-art care. Featuring a Level 1 Trauma Center and the first Pediatric Trauma Center in the state, RWJUH’s New Brunswick campus serves as a national resource in its ground-breaking approaches to emergency preparedness.

About RWJBarnabas Health

RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s largest integrated health care delivery system, providing treatment and services to more than three million patients each year. With 12 acute care hospitals, 3 children's hospitals, a growing number of our outpatient facilities and physician practices, our healthcare system is committed to providing the highest quality of patient care and health education to the community and region.

Our dedication to serving the people of New Jersey extends far beyond the care we provide within our hospital walls. We support programs that promote health and wellness in our communities and provide access to services that would otherwise be unavailable. We are committed to the ongoing improvement of the health, quality of life, and vitality of our communities. We strive to bring the best healthcare to meet the evolving needs of residents in New Jersey — whether that be enhancing the coordination for treating complex health conditions or improving community health through local programs and education.

Our partnership with Rutgers University creates the state’s largest academic healthcare system dedicated to providing high-quality patient care, leading-edge research, and world-class health and medical education, further advancing our mission of providing high-quality healthcare in New Jersey.

The new collaboration also aligns RWJBarnabas Health with Rutgers’ education, research, and clinical activities, including those at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care.

RWJBarnabas Health is an equal opportunity employer.

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