Colorectal Surgeon

Colorectal Surgeon

The Department of Surgery at the MetroHealth System, a major teaching affiliate of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, is seeking a Board eligible/Board certified Colorectal Surgeon to join our full-time faculty. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The MetroHealth System is a county-owned, nationally recognized academic medical center and tertiary referral center with 731 licensed beds. MetroHealth is one of the largest, most comprehensive health care providers in Ohio with more than 700 primary care and specialty care physicians. All active staff physicians in the Department of Surgery hold faculty appointments at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. The MetroHealth system has its own General Surgery residency training program with 3 residents per year.

We offer a competitive compensation package, health insurance, paid time off, liability insurance, an academic appointment to the Case Western Reserve School of Medicine faculty at a rank commensurate with experience, CME opportunities, malpractice coverage and an impressive pension program with a generous employer match through the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS).

Position Overview:

As a Colorectal Surgeon at MetroHealth, you will be responsible for surgical evaluation and management of colorectal conditions. We are searching for an individual with a comprehensive skill set and a proactive, team-oriented mindset. The ideal candidate will have a strong track record of delivering high-quality care and demonstrate a keen interest in endoscopy, management of anorectal disease and multi-disciplinary care for inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer.

Key Responsibilities:

Evaluation and management of colorectal conditions.

Commitment to advancing the institution's surgery program, making a meaningful impact on patient care and impacting the health of the community.

Actively participating in academic opportunities.

Engagement in multi-disciplinary care for inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer.

Involvement in resident and medical student education.


Board eligible/Board certified in General and Colorectal Surgery with laparoscopic and robotic experience.

Commitment to education and training of medical students and residents.

If you are a Colorectal Surgeon interested in joining an academic, community integrated medical system that is leading the way to a healthier community through service, teaching, discovery and teamwork, then we invite you to apply. Please send cover letter and CV to the attention of:

Christopher R. McHenry, MD, Director, Division of General Surgery and Interim Director Department of Surgery; The MetroHealth System care of
Megan Pecoraro, provider recruiter.

The MetroHealth System and Case Western Reserve University does not discriminate in recruitment, employment, or policy administration on the basis of race, religion, age, sex, color, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, or status as a disabled veteran or other protected veteran under U.S. federal law.

About Us

The MetroHealth System is an essential health system committed to providing health care to everyone in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and improving the health of the community overall. Its 7,500 employees deliver care to everyone at its main campus, just west of downtown Cleveland.

MetroHealth is an integrated health system with an acute care hospital housing a Level I Adult Trauma and Burn Center with full trauma surgical teams ready around the clock, a skilled nursing facility, and more than 27 locations throughout Cuyahoga County and Medina County with more on the way. Annually, we handle more than one million patient visits including more than 100,000 in the Emergency Department, one of the busiest in the country. That's an average of 274 Emergency Department visits per day.