General Surgeon Job in Nigeria

 Lily Hospitals Limited, established since 1986 remains one of the foremost hospitals in Nigeria and within the South-South region of the country. It is the first private hospital in Nigeria to achieve ISO 9001:2000 quality management system certification from the Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON) and was also recently accredited with COHSASA (Council for Health Service Accreditation of Southern Africa) Certificate.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: General Surgeon

Locations: Warri, Delta and & Benin Edo

Employment Type: Full-time
Experience Level: Management Level

Job Role

  • This role is responsible for providing high-quality clinical care to patients in the hospital.

What you will be doing

  • Perform surgical procedures including, but not limited to Laparotomies, Appendectomies, Herniorrhaphies, Herniotomy, Cholecystectomy, Mastectomy, Thyroidectomy, Hemorrhoidectomy, and other General surgery procedures.
  • Evaluate patients' medical histories, diagnose illnesses, determine treatment plans, and provide pre- and post-operative care.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to ensure comprehensive patient care.
  • Maintain accurate medical records and documentation in compliance with healthcare regulations.
  • Stay updated with advancements in surgical techniques, technologies, and best practices.

Must Have Skills

  • Medical Degree from an accredited institution and completion of a General Surgery residency program.
  • Minimum of 5 years cognate surgical experience.
  • Board certification in General Surgery.
  • license to practice medicine from the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria and must hold a specialist qualification with Fellow National Postgraduate College of Surgery, Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons, or Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons
  • Proven experience performing a wide range of general surgical procedures.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
  • Must show evidence of competence in the management of general surgery and evidence of active participation in surgical research i.e publications and journal

Good to have:

  • Knowledge of Clinical Surgery and other specialist areas of medical practice such as Oncology, Pathology, Radiology and Pediatrics, Traumatology, Neurosurgery, Cardiothoracic Medicine.
  • Working knowledge of global quality assurance, clinical audit principles and processes and must exhibit a commitment towards continuous quality improvement.
  • Professional compassionate and caring behavior.

What we can offer you

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, retirement plans, and more.
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
  • Supportive and collaborative work culture focused on patient care excellence.

Application Closing Date
10th May, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested candidates should forward their CV and credentials to: using the job title as the subject of the mail.