Carilion Clinic: Neurology Opportunities

Carilion Clinic is seeking board certified or eligible Neurologists in several specialties to join our growing Department of Neurology.  Based in Roanoke, Virginia, Carilion Clinic is an award-winning, community-based network of seven hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and is affiliated with the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute (VTCRI).   We work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy and inspire our region to grow stronger.

The Neurology department at Carilion Clinic has recently started a residency program with 3 residents per year and has recruited the Chief of Neurology recently. There are exciting opportunities to expand clinical research including clinical trials and translational as well as basic neuroscience research collaboration with the incredible faculty at the VTCRI as well as the Virginia Tech University in nearby Blacksburg. As a member of the neurology faculty at Carilion Clinic, you will have an appointment at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine located on the campus. J1-waiver candidates are welcome to apply.

Available Opportunities:

Epilepsy- Roanoke, VA 
Join our comprehensive Epilepsy Program team of Epileptologists, Epilepsy surgeon, clinical nurse practitioner, Neuropsychologist  and all other supporting personnel.  This is a busy inpatient and outpatient practice with dedicated epilepsy clinics, and epilepsy monitoring unit, critical care monitoring and several neurodiagnostic labs.  Video EEG monitoring capabilities extend to nearly all parts of the campus.  Experience with epilepsy surgery and intracranial monitoring is desirable. There are variety of research potentials within neurology clinical practice as well as with the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute located on campus and the Virginia Tech University located in Blacksburg. A commitment to teaching medical students and residents is required.  Weekend and night call is divided among 10 Neurologists. 

Headache- Roanoke, VA 
The Division of Neurology at Carilion Clinic is seeking an additional neurologist with fellowship training in headache medicine to join our expanding Headache program. We offer the full range of services in our practice including chemodenervation, nerve and ganglion blocks, biofeedback and a dedicated IV infusion room. We work with the pain medicine program, which offers a range of services for holistic pain management.  

General Neurology– Christiansburg, VA 
Located on the Carilion New River Valley Medical Center campus, this is a comprehensive general neurology practice.  The practice consists primarily of outpatient with inpatient consults.  You will be a part of growing academic neurology department based at Roanoke campus of Carilion Clinic and will have option of working part of the week at the Carilion Clinic Main campus in Roanoke. A neurologist from the Roanoke is already working part time at this facility. And there is a dedicated internal medicine hospitalist program that supports patient management 24 x 7 while the stroke on-call coverage is provided by a dedicated stroke team from the Carilion Ronoake Memorial Hospital.  This is a modern hospital facility with EMR (EPIC), PACS, 64-slice CT and MRI.  The New River Valley is home to Virginia Tech and Radford University. 

Great Places to Raise a Family
Roanoke and the New River Valley offer family friendly communities with exceptional school systems to include both public & private schools.  Experience outstanding outdoor activities on the Appalachian Trail or Blue Ridge Parkway or nearby Smith Mountain Lake or Claytor Lake.  There are more than 30 miles of paved greenways and 600 miles of hiking and biking trails in the region.  Enjoy a high quality of life, which includes low crime rate, light traffic, fresh air, and friendly people.  Take advantage of fantastic shopping, a top-notch restaurant scene, breweries, and wineries. The region offers big cultural opportunities with small city charm; more than 105 nationalities call this region home.  EEO/AA

For more information contact:
Aashit K. Shah, MD, FAAN, FANA
Chief of Neurology
Carilion Clinic



5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204
Minneapolis, MN 55416 • USA