Service Delivery

We have an opening for one full-time General Surgeon to join our team. Specialists provide on-call support, in-patient surgical services and outpatient consultations and follow-up to a wide catchment area of over 170,000 residents and more than 2 million short-stay visitors each year.

Operating Room time is based at the Owen Sound hospital as part of the Division of General Surgery, shared equally amongst the group.

The On-Call distribution aims to be 1 in 6.


With annual ER volumes of over 90,000 visits across Brightshores hospitals, 24-hour labs, excellent specialty back-up, and comprehensive diagnostic imaging (CT, MRI, PACS capability, video-EEG), our modern facilities are very well equipped.


Interested candidates will ideally hold applicable FRCPC designation and an independent license to practice in Ontario.


Ministry of Health On-Call Coverage (HOCC) Program and Fee-for-Service Billings.

Other Support

Relocation supports and other recruitment incentives available.

Brightshores Health System (

Brightshores Health System operates six hospitals in the Grey Bruce region serving a population of over 170,000. The Owen Sound hospital is a Level 2 regional referral centre, offering a full range of specialty services through the Departments of Anaesthesia, Medical Imaging, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Oncology, Hospitalist Medicine, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Pathology, Paediatrics, Psychiatry and Surgery (ENT, General/Thoracic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Urology).

Thriving rural hospitals are also located in Lion’s Head, Markdale, Meaford, Southampton and Wiarton, servicing a range of ambulatory, in-patient and emergency needs. Another five hospitals located within the region also refer to our specialists.


Interested candidates can forward expressions of interest and CV to Natalie Smit, Physician Recruitment Lead,