Consultant Gastroenterologist - Dumfries and Galloway

Head Medical
Dumfries and Galloway
Very competitive
11 Feb 2019
11 Mar 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Consultant Gastroenterologist to work in stunning Dumfries & Galloway. The successful candidate will join the team to provide a wide range of gastroenterology services to the 148,500 population of Dumfries & Galloway. The hospital is a 347-bed district general in the University town of Dumfries.

The services currently provided include; out-patient clinics, in-patient treatment for various gastroenterology disorders and a wide range of endoscopy procedures. On average there are 8 – 14 patients under the care of the Gastroenterology team. You will be expected to take on oesophageal manometry studies and opportunity will be available to undertake ERCP, therapeutic endoscopy and to train in oesophageal manometry.

The hospitals location is outstandingly beautiful, with the landscape as a key feature in the design of the hospital building. Dumfries is well located for access to Scottish cities such as Glasgow and Edinburgh and is just a short drive from Carlisle in the north of England. Housing costs remain affordable, with excellent schools and low crime rates.

This job is full time however we are open to hearing from those unable to work full time. The salary will follow NHS pay scales and will range from £80,653 to £107,170 dependent on your experience. Applications must be GMC registered with a licence to practice and on the specialist register.

Please get in touch to discuss further. Call Allison on 0131 240 5287 or email to find out more. 

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