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Academic Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physician

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
El Paso, Texas 79905
  • Job Code
    Job Requisition #20728BR
  • Job Type

Texas Tech Health University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSCEP) seeks a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician with additional fellowship training in spinal cord injury.

The successful candidate will be employed by TTUHSCEP at an academic rank commensurate with qualifications. The physiatrist will provide patient care at University Medical Center of El Paso and El Paso Children’s Hospital. UMC-EP is the only ACS-verified Level 1 trauma center for a 270-mile radius. The candidate should enjoy teaching residents and medical students as well as pursuing research and other scholarly activities within the Surgery Department.


El Paso is the 6th most populous city in Texas and the 22nd in the United States. In 2018, El Paso was ranked as the city with the lowest cost of living by Forbes magazine and the second safest city in the U.S. Exceptional public schools and private schools are available. The city has minor league baseball and soccer, symphony, museums, excellent dining options and shopping. The El Paso International Airport is easy to access, making travel simple and efficient. One can enjoy living in the mountains and skiing is just two hours away.

TTUHSCEP is one of five independent universities in the Texas Tech University System. The Health Sciences Center consists of the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, the Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing, the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and an emerging Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine.


The position requires a M.D./D.O. degree with completion of an ACGME approved residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Board certification or board eligible by the American Board Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is required. Further fellowship training is an asset.


Qualified applicants must have or be eligible for an unrestricted Texas license. Interested applicants must apply online at http://careers.texastech.edu (Job Requisition #20728BR) and forward their curriculum vitae to:


Alan H. Tyroch, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.C.C.M.

Professor and Founding Chair of Surgery

Paul L. Foster School of Medicine

Texas Tech University HSC-El Paso

4800 Alberta Avenue

El Paso, Texas 79905


Phone: 915-215-5310 or 
E-mail: alan.tyroch@ttuhsc.edu



The position is open until filled. Application review will begin immediately. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 


Posted: 2021-10-06 Expires: 2021-11-05

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