Interventional Cardiologist

Position highlights

UW Health in northern Illinois seeks a BE/BC interventional cardiologist to join our group as we continue to grow in exciting new directions. Our 13-member cardiology team, comprised of 10 physicians and four advanced practice providers, is known for being the preferred group for cardiac services in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin. We are at the forefront of cardiovascular innovation and are proud to offer advanced procedures and treatments to our patients.

Our state-of-the-art facilities and supportive environment make UW Health a premier destination for both patients and health care professionals.

Your clinical support includes the following:

  • Participation in the growth and development of new procedures and cardiac treatments, including CardioMEMS and Watchman, with plans to expand into TAVR.
  • Newly renovated five-room cath lab
  • Dedicated APP support to streamline workflow and patient management
  • Large referral base of more than 100 primary care providers in our medical group
  • Opportunities to work with medical students and family medicine residents, as well as an academic appointment with the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford
  • Excellent tertiary specialty support from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health


  • MD or DO; BC or BE in Interventional Cardiology
  • Active license in the State of Illinois and an active DEA license, or the ability to apply for such a license prior to or upon hire.


UW Health in northern Illinois offers a highly competitive salary guarantee with wRVU production and other incentives. Our comprehensive benefits package includes:

  • Flexible insurance package with health, dental, vision, disability and life.
  • Generous vacation and CME benefits, with post-call days off.
  • Flexible retirement program with match and corporate contribution
  • Professional society dues and association fees
  • Interview and relocation expenses covered
  • Malpractice with tail coverage

About the Greater Rockford area

Rockford and northern Illinois offer world-class attractions, outstanding recreation opportunities and beautiful parks — all at a cost of living significantly below those of most metropolitan areas. And for a quick visit, Chicago, Milwaukee and Madison are each just 90 minutes away or less. The Greater Rockford area offers superb cultural, recreational and outdoor amenities along with an eclectic arts community of theater, symphony, museums and dance. With an award-winning park district, Rockford also offers unrivaled outdoor recreation, markets and ethnic festivals, plus Golf Digest-ranked golf courses, endless bike trails and extensive indoor and outdoor sports centers. In addition, we have excellent private, parochial and public school options, including the renaissance Gifted Academy with graduates ranked in the top 5% nationally.

Contact information

For more information on this position and how you can advance your career with UW Health Northern Illinois, or to submit your CV and cover letter for consideration, please contact Emily Pfau at or call (779) 696-7019.