Gastroenterologist (+/- Hepatology

Specialty:GastroenterologyStatus:Full Time
Location:St. John's
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Employer:Eastern HealthLicense:Full or Provisional License



The Medicine Program of Eastern Health is currently recruiting a seventh physician to join our team.  As part of the Gastroenterology division, you will participate in an equal share of province wide on-call for Gastroenterology with our complement of gastroenterologists. The successful candidate will have an equal share of elective and urgent inpatient endoscopy time. The individual will be responsible for in and outpatient gastroenterology services including seeing new patients as well as follow up on existing patients. 

This position is hospital based with the expectation of 3 half day endoscopy slots per week and 2 half day clinic slots per week, this is subject to change depending on the number of Physicians. The successful candidate will also participate in CTU coverage, currently 6 to 7 weeks per year.



Fellowship training or subspecialty expertise in hepatology or advanced therapeutic endoscopy, including ERCP or EUS would be considered an asset. Applicants must be qualified or eligible for Fellowship in Gastroenterology with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada.



This position is fee-for-service and remuneration will be in accordance with the Memorandum of Agreement and Department of Health MCP Billings. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing their own office space and administrative support. All candidates must be eligible for licensure by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador and meet credentials criteria for Eastern Regional Health Authority.


Other Information:

The Health Sciences Centre is a tertiary care hospital that receives referrals from the entire province. It is staffed by a full complement of medical and surgical specialty services. It is affiliated with Memorial University and is the primary training center for medical students and residents. Supervision of trainees would be an expectation.

For more information regarding Eastern Health and practicing in Newfoundland and Labrador please visit the following websites: and


Contact Information:


Wendy Snow

Physician Recruitment, Medical Services, Eastern Health

300 Prince Philip Drive

St. John’s, Newfoundland A1B 3V6

Telephone (709) 777 - 4223




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