Sovah Health Orthopedics is a well- established (35 years) Orthopedic practice looking to replace a retiring physician in Southwest Virginia. Sovah Health Physician Practices is a multi -specialty physician group that employs 50+ providers on the Danville campus and 25+ providers on the Martinsville campus. Sovah Health Martinsville has launched an aggressive sports medicine team offering on sight athletic trainers to 3 of the 4 high schools as well as the community college and regional sports complex events. This additional volume has created a need for a physician with a Sports Medicine background. Martinsville is located just south of Roanoke and north of Greensboro, North Carolina in the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains.
Sovah Health – Martinsville provides residents of Martinsville, Henry County and the surrounding region with a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services at its 237-bed, full service, acute-care community hospital and physician practices. The hospital’s services include the state-of-the-art Ravenel Oncology Center, affiliated with Duke University, and the Julius Hermes Breast Care Center.
Martinsville features ample public and private education opportunities, including nearby Patrick Henry Community College and access to degrees from Old Dominion University through Teletechnet. The city is home to the Virginia Museum of Natural History and the Piedmont Arts Association, which is affiliated with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and offers a performing arts series, ongoing fine arts exhibits and educational classes.
The area is a haven for fishing and water sports enthusiasts. The 3,000-acre Philpott Lake boasts an undeveloped shoreline, and Smith Mountain Lake features 500 miles of shoreline and offers lodging, fishing and big boating. The Smith River promises some of Virginia’s best native brown trout fishing. Fairy Stone State Park offers 4,750 acres of hiking, picnicking, swimming, boating, fishing, tent sites, RV hookups, cabins and camping lodges. Golfers can tee off at four private and two public courses. The Martinsville Speedway hosts two annual Winston Cup races, and the Martinsville Astros serve as a rookie league affiliate of its Houston namesake team. Just 45 minutes west is the Blue Ridge Parkway’s 469 toll-free miles of natural beauty and pioneer history.