Cook Children's Physician Network in Fort Worth, Texas has an exciting full time opportunity for a board certified/board eligible pediatric gastroenterologist to join our gastroenterology department team. Cook Children's is one of the first in the region to provide pediatric gastrointestinal manometry (motility) diagnostic testing for pediatric patients who experience chronic intestinal dysmotility dysfunction, such as intractable constipation, fecal incontinence, dysphasia and tube feeding intolerance. In addition, Cook Children's Gastroenterology and Nutrition Services is one of the few programs to offer therapeutic and diagnostic endoscopy, including pyloric balloon dilation.
Cook Children's is a nationally recognized and sophisticated pediatric health care organization. We are successful at providing high-quality, patient-centered care in a pediatric-only environment. With a mission to improve the health status of children through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury, Cook Children's physicians and nurses manage more than one million patient encounters each year through Cook Children's Medical Center, specialty clinics, neighborhood clinics, physician offices, outpatient settings and home care. Modern, state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, strong nursing and tech support, and a cutting-edge OR system bolsters professional efforts and overall satisfaction.
Children's Medical Center, is a free-standing, nonprofit tertiary care center dedicated to patient care, education and research. Cook Children's serves a 23-country referral area though its main campus, northeast facility and numerous primary care and specialty care clinic locations.
Candidates must be board certified/board eligible in pediatric gastroenterology and able to secure an unrestricted Texas medical license.
Internal Number: 43690
About Cook Children's Health Care System
Cook Children's Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of eight entities – a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation.Cook Children's Medical Center Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas. Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.Cook Children's traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise – to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. To live up to this promise, Cook Children's combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day.History – Cook Children's has a rich history of nearly a century of caring for children.Our Promise – Knowing that every child's ...life is sacred, it is the promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.Companies – Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Cook Children's is a not-for-profit organization that is comprised of eight nationally recognized companies.Community Health Outreach – Cook Children's Community Health Outreach works together with over 150 partner organizations to improve the safety and health of at-risk children through education, disease and injury prevention and support.Clinical Research – Cook Children's is home to a skilled team of research-minded physicians, nurses and health care professionals and administrators who drive our commitment to excellent clinical care and the search for medical advances.Public Relations – Cook Children's Public Relations works with national and local media outlets, produces Cook Children's publications, coordinates special events and helps develop key relationships within the community.Contractor & Vendor Information – Cook Children's contractors and vendors must ensure their employees are knowledgeable about working with our organization.Sponsorship guidelines – Cook Children's sponsors a select number of events that are strongly aligned with its promise to improve the health of every child in the region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.