Pediatrics Physician Job with SSM Health in Missouri

Job ID: 1262838
Employer Job ID: 100364198

Adolescent Physician Specialist SLUCare Physician Group

part of SSM Health

Job Description

Job Title: Adolescent Physician Specialist SLUCare Physician Group

Location: Academic Medical Center

Job Summary: The Academic Medical Center is seeking a highly qualified and passionate Adolescent Physician Specialist to join our dynamic team. This position offers an exciting opportunity to provide specialized care to adolescents, contributing to their overall health and well-being. The ideal candidate will possess extensive knowledge and experience in adolescent medicine, along with a commitment to academic excellence and patient-centered care.


  • Provide comprehensive medical care to adolescents, including preventive services, diagnosis, and treatment of acute and chronic conditions.
  • Conduct thorough assessments and develop individualized treatment plans tailored to the unique needs of adolescent patients.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams, including pediatricians, psychologists, social workers, and other healthcare professionals, to ensure holistic care for adolescents.
  • Educate patients and their families about adolescent health issues, preventive measures, and healthy lifestyle choices.
  • Participate in research activities, including clinical trials and scholarly projects, to advance knowledge in the field of adolescent medicine.
  • Contribute to the education and training of medical students, residents, and fellows through didactic lectures, mentorship, and supervision.
  • Stay current with advancements in adolescent medicine by attending conferences, seminars, and continuing medical education programs.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date medical records, ensuring compliance with regulatory standards and institutional policies.
  • Participate in quality improvement initiatives aimed at enhancing the delivery of adolescent healthcare services.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in all aspects of clinical care, education, and research.


  • Medical degree from an accredited medical school.
  • Board certification or eligibility in Adolescent Medicine.
  • Active medical license and DEA registration.
  • Completion of residency training in Pediatrics or Internal Medicine-Pediatrics.
  • Fellowship training in Adolescent Medicine from an accredited program.
  • Proven experience providing clinical care to adolescent patients.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to establish rapport with adolescents and their families.
  • Commitment to academic excellence and scholarly activities, including research and teaching.
  • Ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team environment.
  • Dedication to upholding ethical standards and professionalism in all interactions.
  • Demonstrated understanding of and sensitivity to the unique needs and challenges faced by adolescents from diverse backgrounds.

This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for professional growth and development within a prestigious academic medical center. Join us in making a difference in the lives of adolescents and shaping the future of adolescent healthcare.

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St. Louis, MO 63141