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Physician - Gastroenterology

Digestive Health Woodland


Address   Franciscan Physician Network
    8865 West 400 North Suite 155
    Michigan City, IN 46360

Hours  Days

Calendar  Full-Time; 40.00/week

Education Residency Required


Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Gastroenterologist to join a busy, established practice at FPN Woodland Health Center located in Michigan City, Indiana. Interested candidate will be joining a large group that combines primary and specialty physician offices.


Ideal candidate will have ERCP experience; EUS preferred but not required, a strong focus on clinical excellence, and patient satisfaction. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills and desire to develop strong ties with the community and existing medical staff. Physician will need to work collaboratively to coordinate and deliver the highest quality of patient care.


  • Traditional schedule: Four Day work
    • M – F, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.; 36 hours of patient contact
    • Daily Schedule: ½ day in clinic, ½ day in surgery 
  • Call expectation of 1:4
    • One full week call coverage with no office commitment  while on call
  • Office support staff of four RN’s and two MA’s
  • Single Hospital Coverage
    • Close proximity from office and surgery center
  • Fully equipped surgery center adjacent to office
  • Average patient volumes
    • Approx. 10 – 12 in office/ half day
    • Approx. 7 – 9 procedures in surgery center on half day
  • On-site Equipment 
    • PillCam
    • BRAVO
    • RFA
    • Motility


Franciscan Physician Network (FPN), a division of FRANCISCAN HEALTH, brings together the many primary care and specialty physician groups associated with Franciscan Health’s hospitals and access points across Indiana and Illinois. FPN includes over 1,000 physicians and advanced practice providers.

With 14 hospitals, Franciscan Health is one of the largest Catholic health care systems in the Midwest. Of our 260+ locations, many are nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence. Franciscan Health takes pride in providing compassionate, comprehensive care for our patients and the communities we serve.


At Franciscan Physician Network we strive to create a flexible and realistic work-life balance for our providers. Full- and part-time opportunities are offered with benefits, which could include:

  • Competitive compensation, including income guarantee, with bonus incentives
  • Generous recruitment bonus program including relocation allowance; commencement and retention packages
  • Paid malpractice
  • 27 days of Allowed Time Off plus five additional paid days for CME with annual stipend
  • Full benefits package, including health, life, dental, vision and legal insurance
  • Retirement options, including 403(b), 457(b), 401(a)
  • Short- and Long-Term Own Occupation Disability
  • Customized marketing support
  • Leadership development through board and committee opportunities


For more information, please contact Physician and Provider Services Team at or (844) 376-3627.


Michigan City is located in beautiful LaPorte County, IN. Located 1 hour southeast of downtown Chicago, a 40 minute drive to Michigan and 2.5 hours north of downtown Indianapolis. Home to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Michigan City has a small city, rural and suburban feel that offers affordable cost of living with excellent school options including private and public schools.

  • Population: Michigan City = 31,157 Laporte County = 110,884
  • Michigan City offers many ascetically appeasing historic buildings. 
  • Lake Michigan is at your doorstep with swimming, fishing, boating and many other water activities.
  • Visit downtown Michigan City for shopping, restaurants and a great sunset over Lake Michigan.
  • Diverse employment base with good commercially-insured base of employees
  • Outdoors Activities available:
    • Charter boats
    • Close proximity to Chicago and Michigan
    • Located proximal to several Indiana State Parks including Indiana Dunes
    • Enjoy 26 miles of Michigan City’s bike trail
    • Boating, canoeing and kayaking on your own or with a guided group
    • Fishing on Lake Michigan
    • Indoor Rock Climbing
    • Enjoy the nature trails in Michigan City at Heron Rookery, Mount Baldy or Pinhook Bog
    • Hunting opportunities available in the region
    • Play a round of Golf at Michigan City’s golf courses
    • Chance lady luck at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel and Spa
    • Enjoy local breweries and eats



0-1 Years Experience

License(s): Physician License





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Nearest Major Market: Michigan City

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