Well-established and respected Spine Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon seeks to add a full-time Physician Assistant to the team. The new Physician Assistant will directly support this surgeon in the OR and the clinic. This doctor treats patients (pediatrics to geriatrics) with specialty of lumbar disc surgery, cervical disc surgery, spinal fusion, minimal invasive surgery and kyphoplasty.
This position is a combination of clinic, surgical first assist and no ER or trauma call. Responsibilities include: pre and post-operative H&P’s, writing scripts, removing casts and pins, consultation and patient evaluation and education, reviewing lab results in both a clinic and hospital setting. Call will be minimal if any! Successful Physician Assistant should be NCCPA-Certified and the doctor will train a new graduate that has some spine exposure on their rotation. This position is located 20+ minutes to Hoboken.
Base salary: depends on experience, plus incentive bonus. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided.