Physician Opportunities at Queen of the Valley Medical Center

Queen of the Valley Medical Center wants to partner with talented medical professionals to deliver quality health care to the communities it serves. We are growing to meet the needs of the community, and we seek physicians interested in living and practicing in Napa.

Our current physician needs:

  • GI
  • Urology
  • Nephrology
  • Endocrinology

About Queen of the Valley Medical Center

Queen of the Valley Medical Center, part of the St. Joseph Health, was the first medical facility in Napa County to purchase a linear accelerator and the first to offer magnetic-resonance imaging (MRI), lithotripsy and stereotactic breast biopsy. More recently, the Queen is now the first and only facility in the area to offer robotic surgery options with the Da Vinci Surgical System. Our strong commitment to innovation helps keep us at the forefront of medicine.

Since opening our doors, Queen of the Valley Medical Center has become the largest, most comprehensive health care facility in the Napa region. Our reputation for excellence, on a par with well-known university hospitals, consistently attracts high caliber physicians, nurses and other health care professionals. Backed by state-of-the-art facilities and leading edge technology, our outstanding medical team ensures Napa Valley residents the best care possible without leaving the region.

Values-Based Philosophy

St. Joseph Health has a solid foundation and is devoted to providing patient care adhering to four core values: Dignity, Service, Excellence and Justice. As a values-based Catholic health care delivery organization and based upon the vision of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange, our focus is providing compassionate and personalized, high-quality health care for Napa’s communities.

About St. Joseph Health System

St. Joseph Health System (SJHS) is a $4.7 billion integrated Catholic health care delivery system sponsored by the St. Joseph Health Ministry. SJHS provides a full range of care facilities including: acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician organizations throughout California. SJHS is committed to maintaining a continuum of care that matches the diverse needs of the communities it serves.

Join Our Mission

For more information about partnering with Queen of the Valley Medical Center, please contact Ellen Layher at or Amy Herold, MD, at

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