Private Single Specialty Group of Orthopaedic Surgeons seek to add a full-time Physician Assistant to their spine team. This PA will work directly with a Spine Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. The position is approximately three plus days in the clinic and up to two days in the OR. The case load includes almost all spine cases. The group is located in a very modern facility that has Digital X-ray, EMR and onsite PT. Specific responsibilities include: evaluation of back injuries, injections, pre and post H&P’s, rounding, patient education, writing scripts, ordering and reviewing tests. The new PA will see their own patients, run a full clinic and work independently!
Prefer candidates that have solid orthopaedic or spine PA experience, but will train a new local candidate that has completed an orthopaedic or neurosurgery rotation and has a strong desire for orthopaedics. The group prefers local candidates or candidates that have ties to the area. Candidates should be available within 60 days to start employment.
The new PA will be employed by the group and will have a strong benefits package. The position is located in the southern Chicago suburbs. Excellent compensation.