Multi-Specialty group seeks to add another full-time Physician Assistant to their team. The new Physician Assistant will work directly with a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon. This position includes three and a half to four days in the clinic and the balance in the OR (first assisting). This is a very busy doctor that handles general & pediatric orthopedics, trauma and a strong focus on upper extremity cases. The Physician Assistant will be trained to run a parallel clinic to this doctor. The Physician Assistant will provide treatment for simple fractures, overuse injuries, and work with the orthopedic surgeon on more complex fractures problems. This position has no call, no weekends and minimal (if any) evenings.
Additional day to day responsibilities include: injections, removing casts and pins, reductions, first assists, consultation, rounds and patient evaluation and education, writing prescriptions and reviewing lab results in a clinic setting. Successful Physician Assistant should be certified/eligible, organized, self-starter and able to work independently and in a team-oriented environment. This doctor will train a new graduate with an orthopedic rotation and a passion for the specialty and completed their MSPAS. This position is located in a great suburban area that is approximately 50 minutes to Alexandria. The area has strong educational systems, several colleges and lots of things to do.
Compensation: Base salary range: Open plus a bonus. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided.