Plastic Surgeon

Current Closing Date

January 1, 2018

Full Time
Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria General Hospital and Saanich Peninsula Hospital
Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery
Shift/Hours of Work
Level 2 MOCAP
Community Information
Victoria, British Columbia’s scenic capital, is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty and enviable quality of life, this is an ideal place to pursue your medical career and create the kind of lifestyle only dreamt about. Few areas in the world can match BC’s scope of outdoor activities, with Vancouver Island offering everything from skiing and snowboarding, to golf, and world-class fishing. With Victoria’s temperate climate, its rich heritage and vibrant cultural scene, it provides the very best of urban and rural living.

Job Summary

The Island Health, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, has a position for a plastic surgeon to join a group of seven.

The successful candidate will have FRCSC qualifications and be able to demonstrate a desire and ability to practice in a broad range of plastic surgical services.

A funded plastic surgeon on-call rotation is shared amongst division members who provide call services encompassing the spectrum of plastic surgery for a direct referral population of 350,000 and a tertiary referral population of 750,000. Through the UBC Island Medical Program there is the opportunity for academic affiliation and participation in teaching of medical students and residents.

Areas of interest or specialized training that include microsurgical oncological reconstruction, breast reconstruction and craniofacial reconstruction would be most desirable.


Education, Training and Experience

FRCSC Plastics
Full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC (CPSBC)


To apply send cover letter, CV and the names of three references in confidence to:

Christal Lawson, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator
Island Health
Email:  physicians@viha.ca
Fax:  250-716-7747

We would like to thank all candidates in advance for their interest and only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to confirm the receipt of individual applications or resumes.