Well-established Orthopedic Group seeks to add another full-time Physician Assistant to their team. The position will be focused on treating patients with spine injuries or congenital disorders. The Physician Assistant will support a Spine Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon. This doctor performs the latest minimally invasive surgery, complex spinal reconstruction, artificial disc replacement etc. The group also has onsite Physical Therapy Center and full onsite Diagnostics.
The position will consist of both the OR and the clinic. Call coverage is paid. Responsibilities include: office procedures, first assist, H&P’s, removing casts and pins, fracture reduction, joint injections and aspirations, writing scripts, rounds, consultation and patient evaluation and education and reviewing lab results. The new Physician Assistant will also coordinate with in-house PT and ATC’s.
The Greenville/Spartanburg area is a great southern metro area that offers low cost of living, several colleges, strong local economy, museums, and offers a great quality of life. The location also offers great all year round outdoor lifestyle with lakes, lots of golf courses, fishing and easy access to Charlotte. This doctor will train a Physician Assistant with experience in other surgical areas, ER, trauma as well as a recent graduate that has the following: orthopedic rotation which includes some spine, RNFA, Ortho Tech or PT background. This group prefers candidates with ties to the southeast!
Compensation: Open, plus paid additional call, and a bonus plan. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided including 401k profit sharing, health, dental, vacation etc.