Orthopaedic Surgeon Consultant

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    Saudi Arabia

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    over 1 year ago

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A Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon is sought for an exciting new role with our client in Saudi Arabia, based in Riyadh the capital city. You can expect a generous tax free employment package, accommodation and healthcare cover and interesting work in a well-resourced hospital.


  • Private sector, JCI accredited hospital
  • Full time role with fixed length contract
  • Competitive tax-free salary package with benefits including accommodation
  • Require American Board of orthopaedics, FRCSC, FRCS and CCT or equivalent western specialist qualification
  • Require at least 3- 5 years’ experience as a consultant or attending physician


As a consultant orthopaedic surgeon, you will join an established team of consultants, specialists and residents to provide a fully comprehensive service in a private general hospital to in patients, out patients and day care patients. In addition to clinical work you will be expected to supervise junior medical staff, attend regular CME meetings and participate in administrative duties.

Working hours are 48 per week Sunday - Thursday. The employer provides an employment contract with basic salary and performance related bonus paid tax free in local currency (SAR), flights and additional benefits which include housing and medical cover and 30 days annual leave.


In order to be considered for this role you should have the following credentials:

  • Medical Degree from WHO approved school
  • Orthopaedic residency, and board certification or specialist registration in orthopaedics from a western country - USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Sweden and equivalents.
  • Minimum experience 3-5 years as an attending or consultant physician
  • No malpractice claims
  • Clean medical practice license from country of practice
  • Fluent English communication and Arabic desirable.
  • Data Flow Report desirable



The company is one of the largest and best-established healthcare providers in the Middle East. It owns and operates hospitals and clinics in Saudi Arabia and the UAE and is expanding its services throughout the Gulf states opening hospitals and polyclinics across the region. Its facilities provide primary, secondary and selected tertiary care to a large population base. Facilities hold JCI accreditation and are renowned for the provision of American standards of healthcare.

You can expect to work in modern, well equipped facilities with generous remuneration which includes tax free income and a package of benefits with free accommodation and healthcare. 


Riyadh is the capital city of Saudi Arabia and the centre of political, economic, commercial and financial activity in the country. Designated a global city, it has a population of almost 7 million and excellent transport links to the rest of the Middle East, Europe and Asia. 


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