Pediatric General Surgeon

Advanced Practice Nurse, Pediatric Urology & General Surgery

The Section of Pediatric Surgery in the Department of Surgery at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH is seeking a full-time BC/BE Pediatric Surgeon to expand their tertiary academic clinical practice, including outreach to community group practices. The Department of Surgery and Dartmouth Health CHildren's provide comprehensive neonatal and pediatric surgical care.  CHD is an American College of Surgeons level 2 pediatric trauma center, has a level 3 NICU, and provides PICU and pediatric subspecialty services. Regional pediatric oncology care is provided in conjunction with the Dartmouth Cancer Center, an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center.

Qualified candidates will participate in education of general surgery and pediatrics residents as well as students at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.  There are opportunities for research collaboration with Children’s Hospitals’ Solutions for Patient Safety National Network, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, and the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth. Appointments to the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications.

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) is in the Upper Connecticut River Valley on the NH and VT Border. DHMC and our community partners provide care to a large catchment area. Home to Dartmouth College, the Upper Valley is a vibrant, academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, rural setting. Amenities associated with urban areas in Boston MA, Burlington VT, and Montreal, QC are all within a few hours’ drive. The state of New Hampshire also boasts no income tax or sales tax.  DHMC has been consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as One of America’s Best Hospitals.

Interested candidates address their cover letter to:

Daniel P. Croitoru, M.D.
Section Chief, Pediatric Surgery
Department of Surgery

  • Board certified / board eligible in Pediatric General Surgery.
  • Must obtain and maintain a medical license in the state of New Hampshire.


Dartmouth Health is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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