The newly hired PA will work directly with a General Orthopedic Surgeon with a sports specialty. The position is a combination of clinic and OR. This Doctor’s case load includes sports medicine and arthroscopy of the knee and shoulder, computer assisted and minimally invasive joint replacement, partial knee replacement and fracture care. The PA will see their own patient load.
Responsibilities include: patient evaluations, first assists, injections, fracture management, provide post and pre-operative care, rounding, casting and splinting, ordering tests, patient education and writing prescriptions. Successful candidate should be NCCPA-Certified and work well in a very fast-paced office environment. The group prefers an experienced Orthopedic PA but will train a new graduate with prior medical experience (ATC, Surgical Tech and Physical Therapy etc.). The group prefers candidates that have ties to the area.
The practice is located one hour from the Charlotte area. The location is in a great metro area that provides several major universities, culture, international airport, moderate climate, reasonable cost of living and offers great quality of life. The area also offers easy access to lakes, a lot of great golf courses, and nearby hunting and fishing.
Compensation: Base salary range: open, plus a bonus plan. There is an excellent benefits package!