MSK Radiologist - Vanderbilt University Medical Center


MSK Radiologist - Open Rank Position
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC)

The Department of Radiology and Radiologic Sciences at Vanderbilt University Medical Center is seeking full-time musculoskeletal radiologists for the clinical practice or clinician-educator tracks. 

Position Summary:

  • Section comprises of 6 fellowship-trained faculty
  • Teach medical students, residents, and fellows
  • Through integrated PACS platform, services provided to main University hospital, multiple outpatient imaging centers, offsite orthopedic surgery practices, and numerous community medical practices
  • Level 1 trauma center, tertiary referral center for orthopedics including a busy orthopedic oncology service, rheumatology, infectious disease, and pediatrics
  • Exceptional exposure to all aspects of clinical musculoskeletal and emergency radiology
  • Daily clinical work includes interpretation of diagnostic studies and significant volume of image guided intervention
  • Opportunity to develop and grow professional interests
  • Department focus on well-being, with a culture of collegiality, collaboration, & creativity
  • Academic rank and salary commensurate with experience

Position Requirements:

  • Fellowship training in musculoskeletal radiology
  • Hold an MD/DO or equivalent degree
  • ABR eligible/certified
  • Eligible for TN license
  • Comfort/willingness to perform routine fluoroscopy/CT/US guided procedures
  • Willingness to participate in multidisciplinary conferences 


  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability/Malpractice insurance with tail starting day 1
  • A 403.B program with approximately 5% salary match
  • Relocation allowance
  • Up to 22 days for professional development/conference attendance annually and 22 days of vacation
  • 55% college tuition reimbursement option for self and up to 3 dependents
  • Yearly departmental incentive compensation
  • Professional development fund for CME and other expenses
  • Leadership development training, executive coaching, mentorship, and sponsorship

About The Department of Radiology and Vanderbilt:

  • VUMC: part of US News Best Hospitals Honor Roll
  • Collaborative research opportunities with world renowned imaging scientists at Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Sciences, occupying 41,000 sq ft on campus and located next to the radiology department
  • Radiology program ranked in the top 20 nationally in NIH funding
  • Nationally recognized Women in Radiology (WiR) program
  • National leader in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • VUMC is in the heart of Vanderbilt University campus and Nashville.
  • Immediate proximity of Vanderbilt University campus contributes to additional research collaborations
  • Nashville, TN, is a rapidly growing and vibrant city, with beautiful parks and exciting nightlife
  • International airport for ease of travel across the USA and beyond
  • Great private/public schools, universities, no state income tax, & fantastic restaurants

Qualified applicants can submit letter of interest and CV addressed to Nicholson Chadwick, MD at the following link: