Surgical Department - Senior Faculty - CHofSA Surgical - Neurosurgery (90008154)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7089524 (Ref.No. 8690-en_US)
Posted: November 19, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Baylor College of Medicine has an opening for a full-time Neurology Surgeon faculty position at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio. This position comes with a faculty appointment, a competitive salary, and a full benefits package.  The candidates’ credentials and experience will determine the rank of the academic appointment. Responsibilities admit, evaluate, diagnose, consult and provide non-operative and pre-, intra- and post-operative care to pediatric patient (neonate, children and young adults) with injuries or disorders of the central peripheral and autonomic nervous system including their supporting structure and vascular supply. May provide care to patients in the intensive care setting in conformance with unit policies. Assess, stabilize, and determine disposition of patients with emergent conditions consistent with medical staff policy regarding emergency and consultative call services.


Demonstrated current competence and evidence of at least fifty (50) pediatrics neurosurgical procedures, reflective of the scope of privileges requested, during the past 12 months or successful completion of an ACGME or AOA accredited residency or clinical fellowship within the past 12 months.

Minimum Qualifications

  • M.D./D.O. degree or equivalent.
  • Successful completion of an Accreditation council for graduate medical education (ACGME) or American Osteopathic Association (AOA) accredited residency in neurosurgery during which at least a minimum of one (1) additional year was formal training in a pediatric neurosurgery
  • Licensed by the Texas Medical Board (or eligible for same)
  • Current certification in neurological surgery by the American Board of Neurosurgery or the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery OR eligible for same





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.