Well-regarded Orthopedic Surgeon with a Sports Fellowship seeks a full-time Physician Assistant. This physician is one of the top doctors within the New York City area specializing in shoulders and knees. He specializes in minimally invasive treatment of the shoulder and knee, including rotator cuff repair and dislocation repair in the shoulder, as well as meniscus and ligament reconstruction in the knee.
This doctor is located within a very modern facility. The position will be both OR and clinic. This position will be a 50% split between Manhattan and other boroughs including Staten Island. The newly hired PA will provide a mix of surgical first assist (knees and shoulders), consultation and patient follow-up and education, sin-visc and cortisone injections, pre and post H&P’s, write scripts and review and order lab tests. There is some clinical research included.
This position requires candidates with some orthopedic experience. The candidate must be NCCPA-Certified, highly motivated, have excellent people skills, be hard working and able to work well with others in a team-oriented environment.
This position does NOT have any weekend rounds or call! The opportunity is Monday through Friday with regular work hours and the occasional extra hours.
The location is in the NYC region which is the mecca of culture, arts, great restaurants and universities! Also, the group desires local candidates (NYC tri-state area). Base salary: Open, plus bonus potential. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided.