Specialty Group of Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeons seek to add a full-time Physician Assistant to work part of their Sports Center of Excellence. The new Physician Assistant will directly support a sports fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon. The position includes both the OR and the clinic. Case load includes knees (ACL) and shoulder arthroscopy, ankle and fractures. Patient base includes a strong amount of athletic injuries.
Responsibilities include: pre and post-operative H&P’s, joint injections, writing scripts, removing casts and pins, consultation and patient evaluation and education, reviewing lab results in both a clinic and hospital setting. Successful Physician Assistant should be NCCPA-Certified, highly motivated, hard working and work well in a team-oriented environment. The group prefers a new Physician Assistant graduate that has a strong passion for orthopedics and that has ties to the NJ area. At a minimum, Physician Assistants should have done an orthopedic rotation.
The location is in a great area of Parsippany (Northern NJ) which offers easy access to NYC culture, arts, great restaurants and universities! Base salary: depends on experience. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided.