Physician Specialists for Healthcare

Founded in 1967, we are a boutique firm with over 55 years of executive search experience. The retained recruitment service Bristol offers includes sourcing, screening, submitting qualified candidates, scheduling interviews, and negotiating employment and compensation packages of selected finalists.

Bristol Associates’ Healthcare practice recruits within the Physician segment of the industry. Our recruiters in this division place top candidates in a variety of key physician functions. We specialize in senior, executive, and management positions.

Simply put, placing top executives is what we do, and we know what makes a great leader. Below are just some of the qualities and skill sets in this discipline that we look for:

  • MD or DO degree from an accredited medical school
  • Board Certified
  • Displays the highest level of professionalism, integrity, and a strong work ethic
  • Accurately analyzes and evaluates patient needs and makes appropriate recommendations
  • Works well under pressure and multi-tasks effectively

Are you looking to hire exceptional talent with the skills listed above? Submit an employer inquiry and one of our consultants will be in touch with you soon!

Do these qualities describe you? Submit your resume today to be considered for our current openings.

Join the Many Healthcare Companies That Have Filled Their Roles with Bristol Associates

Our Satisfied Clients Love to Share Their Experiences Working with Bristol Associates

“We had a very hard-to-fill position and after an exhaustive search on our part, we could not find anyone. I contacted Bristol Associates and within a few days we had three strong candidates and we were able to fill the position with a quality candidate. I was impressed with the way our consultant understood our needs and could pinpoint people who exactly fit our needs.”

Judi Alley SPHR, MB

Sr. Human Resources Business Partner, Professional Contact Services, Inc. (PCSI)

“I can’t say enough good things about Bristol Associates. The firm recruited me for my most recent position and I couldn’t be happier. The position was a perfect fit for me and the organization. Their professionalism and expertise are superb!”

Jana LeClair

Director of Medical Staff Services, Indian River Medical Center

Why Work with Bristol Associates?

Over 55 Years in Business

We have specialized in executive search since 1967, and are now in our 3rd generation of family ownership.


We have unrivaled industry knowledge in the areas in which we focus.

Individualized Service

We provide consultative, individualized service to our client companies. We pride ourselves in conducting our processes confidentially when necessary.

Network of Candidates

With over 1M+ relevant candidates in our private database, and growing every day, we have a strong network of senior-level talent across the board.


Our recruiters value a communicative relationship with our select client companies and candidates, providing updates throughout the search.


Our exceptional lead recruiters each have at least 15 years’ of experience in executive search.

Partner with Bristol Associates

Our Successful Healthcare Physician Searches Keep Our Clients Coming Back

Clinic Physician

We were selected by a stable and growing organization to conduct the search for their Clinic Physician. The position supervises all medical staff, provides direction for drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs, and monitors and reports on performance improvement activities for the clinic. Our placed candidate advises the Medical Director and the Director of Health and Human Services in the development of protocols and procedures.

Medical Director

We were retained by a federally recognized Native American Tribe to complete their search for a Medical Director. The Medical Director is responsible for supervising all medical and support staff in their clinics. The position is involved in the administrative planning and decision-making related to clinical services. Our placed candidate has over 20 years of experience as a Family Physician.

We Can Fill Your Physician Roles in the Healthcare Industry

  • Cardiologist
  • Chief Medical Officer
  • Clinic Physician
  • Emergency Medicine Physician
  • Family Medicine Physician
  • General Surgeon Physician
  • Infectious Disease Physician
  • Internal Medicine Physician
  • Medical Director
  • Neurology Physician
  • Obstetrician/Gynecologist
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology Physician
  • Pediatrician
  • Physician Executive
  • Psychiatrist
  • Radiologist
  • Surgeon
  • Urgent Care Physician