JOB DUTIES: Evaluate, diagnose, provide consultation and medically manage and treat patients with endocrine disorders. Diagnosis and treat diseases associated with internal glandular secretions or hormones. Manage patients with diseases of thyroid gland, lipid abnormalities, diabetic ketoacidosis, diabetes mellitus, growth issues, osteoporosis in the hormone producing adrenal glands, pituitary glands, hormonal disorders causing infertility, low blood sugar, lack of development and low blood pressure and weight problems. Advise, order and perform tests and interpret the results. Discuss diagnoses of complex endocrine conditions with patients, explaining treatment options and give advice on medications. Give advice on medications, lifestyle, dietary changes and other preventative measures.
HOURS: 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday
LOCATION: Spartanburg Regional Health Services District, Inc. d/b/a Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System, 101 E. Wood Street, Spartanburg, SC 29303
Main Experience: Medical Doctorate degree (or foreign equivalent degree) and Board Certification in Internal Medicine. Requires fellowship training in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism or a similar fellowship. Must have an active South Carolina medical license.
Special Skills: Also requires experience in the following:
- Interpreting laboratory studies and effects of non-endocrine disorders;
- Interpreting radiologic studies for diagnosis and treatment of endocrine and metabolic diseases including radionuclide localization of endocrine tissue and ultrasonography of the soft tissues of the neck;
- Radiologic measurements of bone density and performance of other tests used in the management of osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases;
- Conducting ultrasounds and other tests to determine the cause of the symptoms;
- Creation of medical management plans;
- Chart Completion; and
- Thyroid-stimulating hormones (TSH) for Patients with Thyroid Modules.
CONTACT: Email resume to Kristin Baker at KBaker@srhs.com, or apply online at https://www.spartanburgregional.com/careers. Please reference job code [insert] on resume.
Medical Group of the Carolinas (MGC) is a Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System's physician group, made up of more than 600 physicians in more than 29 specialties and 38 primary care; serving Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina. MGC has 90 locations, which include primary care, family medicine, internal medicine, specialties, pediatric OB/GYN practices, women's services locations, and immediate care.
The medical network of practices includes family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics, gynecology, pediatrics, immediate care, emergency medicine, inpatient medicine, allergy, medical weight loss, cardiology, cardiothoracic and vascular surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology, surgery, gynecologic oncology, infectious disease, maternal fetal medicine, occupational health, oncology, hematology, orthopedic surgery, palliative care, pediatric critical care, physical medicine and rehabilitation, plastic surgery, psychiatry, radiation oncology, rheumatology, vascular access and wound care.