General Surgery

McDowell Hospital, in Marion, North Carolina, is seeking a general surgeon to join McDowell Surgical Services, an established and growing practice. The clinic has a competent and congenial staff, including advanced practitioner support. Most cases are bread and butter general surgery, and wound care is managed in the clinic primarily by the NP. There is currently no thyroid surgery being performed, so that market is wide open for an incoming provider.

Opportunity includes:

  • Up to $10K in relocation assistance
  • Competitive compensation with WRVU productivity model
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • HPSA designation - Loan repayment possibility

About McDowell Hospital

Founded in 1908, McDowell Hospital is a 64-bed member of Mission Health System serving McDowell County, which is located in Western North Carolina. The surrounding mountains and nearby Lake James provide ample opportunities to enjoy outdoor activities and spectacular views. The local community provides a rich array of outdoor pursuits and cultural events typical of the well-rounded Western North Carolina lifestyle. All of these amenities are within easy driving distance to Asheville and Black Mountain, NC.

About Mission Health System

Mission Health, based in Asheville, NC, is the state’s sixth largest health system and the tertiary care regional referral center for Western North Carolina and the adjoining region. Mission is a not-for-profit, independent community hospital system accredited by The Joint Commission.  Member hospitals are governed by volunteer boards of directors representing the communities they serve.


For additional information
Misti Dixon
Physician Recruiter
Mission Health