Well-respected Orthopaedic Group seeks a Physician Assistant to work directly with an Orthopaedic Surgeon with a Total Joints Fellowship. This position includes both the office and the OR with a focus on hip and knee replacement and revisions. The group has their own MRI and Physical Therapy Center. This is a state-of-the-art facility with EMR and Digital X-Ray. They also have a bio-mechanical lab and conduct advanced research. The new PA would run an Orthopaedic Clinic. Candidates need to be self-starters that are self-motivated!
Responsibilities include: H&P’s, patient evaluation and education, refers for diagnostic treatment, first assist, review lab results, write scripts, treat basic fractures, joint injection and aspiration, hospital rounds and call within a clinic setting.
Successful candidate should be NCCPA-Certified and an experienced Orthopaedic PA (sorry no new graduates). The location is in a beautiful area in a western upscale suburb of Phoenix. The group prefers candidates that have ties to the Phoenix area. The PA will enjoy year-round outdoor living, solid schools and all the amenities of a great city. There are numerous great golf courses! Candidates must be familiar with the area and should have an AZ license or be in the process of receiving one.
Compensation: Salary is open (depends on experience), plus a bonus. Excellent benefits package!