Cardiovascular Associates of Lake County, a private Cardiology practice with offices in Tavares, FL and Leesburg, FL, is growing and looking for an energetic General Cardiologist to join the team. With over 25 years’ experience in treating the Lake County community, Cardiovascular Associates of Lake County is focused on providing complete cardiac care to nearly 3,000 patients per year.  The new physician will be joining a practice of 7 physicians, 2 advanced practice providers, along with all other clinical and office staff.  At our main office in Tavares there is also an outpatient angio suite, PET Scanner, and is fully equipped with state-of-the-art equipment to provide the quality cardiac care our patients deserve.

Qualified candidates will be/have:

  • Board Certified in Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine
  • Board Certification in Echocardiography and Nuclear Medicine is a plus
  • Comfortable overseeing and providing clinical supervision to APRN and/or PA-C
  • Bilingual candidates preferred
  • Unrestricted FL medical license (or ability to obtain one) and DEA

In collaboration with AdventHealth Waterman, this opportunity will be supported by a Recruitment Assistance Agreement. AdventHealth Waterman is proud to be the first hospital in north Lake County to receive full accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care for our Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.  Our cardiovascular surgery program is led out by two very experienced surgeons who have remained in the community for many years.  We are also excited about the launch our newly established TAVR program late this summer.  With accreditation from the American College of Cardiology for Chest Pain Rapid Response Systems, AdventHealth Waterman is also the only hospital in Central Florida to receive 10 consecutive "A" grades by the Leapfrog Group, a prestigious healthcare ratings group. AdventHealth Waterman is also affiliated with the AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute, a national leader in Cardiovascular Care based out of Orlando, Florida.

AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute:

The AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute, an established leader in the fight against cardiovascular disease since 1967, addresses every facet of heart care. Through our centers of excellence in heart valve surgery, arrhythmia and ablation, lead extraction and vascular surgery, we provide cutting-edge cardiovascular and thoracic services.

Serving more than 72,000 patients each year, including approximately 4,650 who undergo heart surgery, our cardiac care centers are supported by a team of more than 1,000 specially trained nurses and technicians. We’re home to more than 125 board-certified cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons who offer superior outcomes to our patients. Our specialists work together to deliver truly comprehensive heart care — from prevention and heart disease diagnosis to the latest advancements in open-heart surgery and transplantation.

The AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute (CVI) is one of the busiest centers of its kind in the nation. We are a leading provider of cardiovascular and thoracic services among Medicare patients with national rankings that include: #1 in Cardiology volume, #1 in Vascular Surgery volume, #5 in Thoracic Surgery volume and #8 in Open Heart Surgery volume.

Hospital Description

AdventHealth Waterman (formerly Florida Hospital Waterman) is a 300-bed, full-service community hospital located in the heart of Lake County. Founded in 1938 by Frank Waterman, president of the Waterman Fountain Pen Company, the hospital has grown from an 18-bed facility to a leading provider of acute and home health services in Central Florida. The hospital joined the Adventist Health System in 1992 and moved to its current location in 2003. With more than 1,900 employees and over 300 physicians and advanced practice providers on its medical staff, the hospital treats more than 14,000 inpatients a year and treats over 65,000 patients in its Emergency Department annually.

Location Description

AdventHealth Waterman is located at 1000 Waterman Way in Tavares, Florida, approximately 35 miles northwest of Orlando. Tavares is located in beautiful Lake County, where residents and visitors enjoy the quiet pleasures of rural living among 1,400 lakes for fishing and water sports, all within 90 minutes of the Orlando International Airport, East Coast beaches, Gulf Coast beaches, and the Orlando area attractions. The average temperature is 70 degrees, with summer highs in the 90's and winter lows in the 50's and 60's.