General Surgery jobs in Toledo most often include as a stipulation General Surgery board certification (or eligibility) and an active Ohio license to practice medicine. Having done a General Surgery residency or fellowship in Ohio is advantageous because it means the physician is familiar with OH BCBS and Medicaid procedures.
General Surgery salaries for the north region of the U.S., including Toledo, OH, are around $354,444. In contrast the national average General Surgery salary is $340,000, meaning General Surgery jobs in Toledo pay around 104.2% of the national average.
Given the specific insurance and liability laws of Ohio, effort should be made to explore issues like state tort reform proposals.
Equally important, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on income for General Surgery practices is unknown.