Flexible Surgery Jobs from Caliber

Across the country, in every specialty and setting, communities depend on access to top surgical talent. Put your in-demand skills to work and get end-to-end support as part of the Caliber provider network.

30K
shortfall of Surgeons expected by 2034
9th
place ranking for physician burnout
Top 20
specialty with the highest average pay
3%
job growth anticipated up to 2032

Why Pursue Surgery Locum Tenens Jobs?

“As the volume of surgical procedures increases, so too does provider attrition. We are seeing unprecedented demand from Caliber clients for high quality Surgeons.”

“Surgeons have a great opportunity in this market to choose career options that fit their needs. Working locums gives facilities the coverage they need and providers the flexibility they demand.”

Domini Turner
Caliber Senior Director

What Advantages does Caliber Offer to Surgeons and Surgical PAs?

ASC and Hospital Settings

Choose from a range of trauma levels and volumes

Flexible Scheduling

Take control and work exactly when and how you want

High Earning Potential

Maximize opportunities for your surgical specialty

Customized Career Advisory

Tap into market insights from our dedicated surgery team

Enjoy All the Provider-Centric Benefits of Working with Caliber

Award-Winning Provider Service
Access to Top National Facilities
Total Control of Your Career Journey
End-to-End QA and Licensing Support
Concierge Travel and Housing Services
Accurate Payroll and Billing Processed Weekly

Explore Caliber's Latest Surgery Jobs

Ortho PA (Perm)

Job ID:
25459
Beautiful Location & state-of-the-art Level 1 Trauma
,
AZ
85008
Physician Assistant:Orthopedic Surgery
December 28, 2023

General Surgeon

Job ID:
25183
Perm job in MN, Great location, Great Pay and Benefits
,
MN
56267
Surgery - General
November 9, 2023
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FAQ for Surgery Providers

What healthcare workplace and surgical trends are you tracking at Caliber?
Caliber closely monitors trends in the surgical sector to help our Surgeons and surgical PAs stay on top.
  • ASC Transition: A growing preference for surgeries in ASC highlights a shift towards more efficient, cost-effective care settings
  • Patient Communication: Increasing proficiency in online communication pre- and post-surgery affects how and where care is delivered
  • Innovative Techniques: Advancements in surgical technology, including robotics and minimally invasive procedures, are setting new standards for patient care and precision
What surgical specialties have the highest demand—and greatest shortage?
Research from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services forecasts a shortfall exceeding 20,000 Surgeons in coming years. At Caliber, we are seeing particularly strong demand for from our clients in the following specialties:
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • General surgery
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
Caliber steps in to connect healthcare facilities with the surgical expertise they need, mitigating workloads and burnout. Our locum tenens approach provides unparalleled career flexibility, tailoring opportunities to your pay, schedule, and location preferences.
How do you match a provider to surgery jobs that interest them most?
At Caliber, you'll partner with a recruiter specializing in surgery, focused on understanding the unique aspects of your role as a Surgeon or surgical PA.
  • Customized Opportunities: Career options are tailored to fit your expertise and preferences, whether you're interested in outpatient centers or critical care emergency rooms
  • Informed Decisions: You'll receive full information regarding facility dynamics, from patient volume to the intensity of surgical demands
  • Career Guidance: Experience personalized support aligning with your professional goals and aspirations
What benefits does working as a locum tenens provider offer Surgeons?
Working as a locum tenens provider is great for those looking for:
  • Flexible Scheduling: Choose from various scheduling options to match your personal and professional needs
  • Tailored Opportunities: Explore assignments in diverse environments, from rural to specialized outpatient settings
  • Enhanced Work-Life Balance: Select roles that support a balanced lifestyle, whether you prefer to stay local or simply want reduced hours

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Need Surgical Coverage? Quality Care Starts with Caliber

Partnering with Caliber to place Surgeons and APPs helps keep your facility running at full capacity. Hospitals and ASCs trust Caliber to craft workforce strategies that reduce backlog, scale to demand, and improve patient outcomes. As a ClearlyRated Best of Staffing® Client 10 Year Diamond Award winner, our commitment to service and support is unparalleled.
  • Connect to an extensive pool of qualified and vetted Surgeons and APPs
  • Respond to a changing patient census and procedure demand
  • Work with our specialized surgical team on current and future resource needs
The reputation and results of hospitals and surgery centers rely on the quality of their surgical services. Build a strong reputation in the communities you serve with Caliber’s expert solutions.

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Want to Learn More About Working Locums?

If you’re a Surgeon or surgical PA looking for more career flexibility, autonomy, and mobility, you’re in the right place. Continue the conversation with a specialized Caliber recruiter.