Christiana Care is seeking a motivated full-time nuclear medicine physician to join the Section of Nuclear Medicine in the Department of Radiology. Our dedicated nuclear medicine physicians provide comprehensive nuclear medicine services including oncologic, neurologic, and cardiovascular PET/CT including myocardial perfusion with Rb-82, a wide variety of general nuclear medicine imaging studies, all aspects of nuclear cardiology, in vivo procedures such as blood volume and GFR studies, and DXA scans. The Section of Nuclear Medicine includes state-of-the-art PET/CT and SPECT/CT cameras, multiple SPECT gamma scanners and solid-state cameras.
The nuclear medicine faculty routinely perform multiple therapies including Ra-223 dichloride, Y-90 ibritumomab tiuxetan, and I-131. They work closely with interventional radiologists to treat patients with both glass and resin Y-90 microspheres. Our nuclear medicine physicians also participate in various tumor boards and provide oncologic consultations as part of multidisciplinary teams at Christiana Care’s Helen F. Graham Cancer Center and Research Institute.
Qualified applicants will be board certified/eligible in nuclear medicine and interested in clinical nuclear medicine as well as teaching cardiology fellows, radiology residents, radiation oncology residents, medical students and nuclear medicine technology students. Successful candidates will have clinical experience in interpreting attenuation CT scans, currently hold or will obtain Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology and are or will become a Certified Clinical Densitometrist.
Christiana Care Health System is one of the largest, privately owned, not-for-profit academic affiliated health care systems in the United States which combines the best of both community and academic hospital systems ranking 22nd in the nation for hospital admissions. Based in Newark, Delaware, Christiana Care is the region’s premier healthcare provider, serving Delaware and neighboring areas of ...Pennsylvania, Maryland, and New Jersey. Christiana Care is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer and women’s health services. The system has in excess of 1,100 beds in its two hospitals (Christiana Hospital and Wilmington Hospital) with over 1.3-million-square-foot modern facilities and provides a level of care only available in large-scale teaching hospitals. Christiana Hospital includes Delaware's only Level-I Trauma center, which is prepared to handle the most extreme medical emergencies. Christiana Hospital has also been nationally recognized in U.S. News & World Report's Best Regional Hospitals rankings as #1 in Delaware and #3 in the Philadelphia metro area, plus High Performing in 9 Adult Procedures/Conditions.