Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician

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Job ID: EB-1035003591
Job Title: Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician
Location: Lubbock, TX

Clinical Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician
UMC Health System | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Lubbock, Texas

Join the leader in comprehensive healthcare delivery for West Texas and Eastern New Mexico

UMC Health System—a Best Company to Work for in Texas and the primary teaching hospital for Texas Tech University’s Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC)—is seeking an experienced clinician and a seasoned Maternal-Fetal Medicine (MFM) Specialist for a full-time position in Lubbock, Texas. The MFM Physician will have the opportunity for a faculty appointment at Texas Tech, dependent upon the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

UMC opened in 1978 and has been in the forefront of medical care delivery for Lubbock and the region. Through the partnership with Texas Tech, UMC offers leading-edge research, teaching, and service. In fact, UMC has helped TTUHSC train over 10,000 healthcare professionals and counting; and provides more than $69M in funding to TTUHSC each year.

The UMC Family Birth Center and Family Care Unit has been designated a Level IV maternal care facility, the highest level of care available. The highly active department at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center has a Center for Perinatal Medicine and a nationally recognized Center for Fertility and Reproductive Surgery in Lubbock. Our referral basea Level 1 trauma regionis geographically large with a catchment area that includes eastern New Mexico and West Texas.

UMC Health System has earned many honors and awards over the years, including Texas Monthly’s Best Companies to Work for in Texas, Healthgrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award, Texas Hospital Quality Improvement Award, and U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Hospital.

Where You’ll Work:

  • UMC is a top public hospital for the citizens of Lubbock County and employs a diverse team of over 4,600 employees. And UMC has never served more patients than today with 495 beds.
  • UMC Maternity & Newborn Services: Labor & Delivery, Newborn Hearing Screening (“distinguished” certification), a 41-bed Level IV, Baby-Friendly Designated, Breast Feeding, and Grand Expectations.
  • State-of-the-art Facilities/Clinics: Up-to-date clinical Ob/Gyn labs to support medical procedures. The department has a Center for Perinatal Medicine, Center for Fertility and Reproductive Surgery, Gynecology Oncology Center, and three (3) Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics.
  • Ob/Gyn Patient Caseload at TTUHSC: Averaging 50,000+ patient visits per year, approximately 800 gynecologic surgeries annually and 3,000 annual deliveries.
  • Competitive salary, exceptional state benefits including paid malpractice, PTO, vacation and sick leave, CME/Professional Development, and relocation expenses.
  • Texas Tech Physicians of Lubbock is the largest medical practice in West Texas.
  • Electronic Health Record System: Cerner at Main Campus HSC, used by both UMC and TTUHSC.
  • Live in a Top-Rated City: Lubbock’s natural beauty offers a mild climate with 260 days of sunshine per year, breathtaking sunrises/sunsets, and serene outdoor spaces for year-round, family-friendly adventures. Lubbock offers a college town atmosphere, affordable cost of living, minimal traffic, and high-quality public and private schools. As an actively growing community, this thriving metropolitan hub in West Texas has new residential areas, many eclectic restaurants, lively events, and a world-class arts scene. From cultural festivals to Texas Monthly-recognized BBQ joints to classical symphony concerts, the diverse entertainment and leisure opportunities in this “Hub City” are endless.
Successful candidate should have:

  • MD or DO degree required.
  • Current Board Certification or eligibility in Maternal-Fetal Medicine (MFM) by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG).
  • Trained in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, interested in patient care and teaching, collegial personality.
  • Texas state medical license or eligibility for medical licensure in the state of Texas.
  • A Deep Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
  • Potential to have a faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor or higher depending on qualifications and experience.
UMC/TTUHSC strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women and minorities. UMC/TTUHSC offers excellent salary and benefits with an incentive plan.

Application Instructions:

For immediate and confidential consideration, please inquire with an updated copy of your CV and a letter of interest. All inquiries should be sent to Mark: and/or

Contact Information:
Mark Foutz

Managing Partner
Kaye/Bassman International Corp.
Phone: (972) 265-5369 – Direct

UMC/TTUHSC have partnered with Kaye/Bassman to fill this position at UMC – a top public hospital for the citizens of Lubbock County. UMC Health System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, and welcomes and encourages applications from women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities.