Specialty Group of Orthopaedic Surgeons seek to add a full-time Physician Assistant. The PA will directly work with a Total Joints Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. This position includes both the OR (first assist) and clinic. The PA will run their own clinic (one day a week). Major case load includes total hips (and revisions), knees and shoulders.
- First assists (total joints)
- Initial evaluations
- Joint aspiration and injections
- Pre-op and post-op H&P’s
- Write scripts and fracture management
- Coordinate with Physical Therapist
- Ordering tests and evaluate X-ray, CT Scan and MRI
- Run clinics
Augusta, GA is a river town that has a population over 200k. The location has several colleges (Augusta University), global economy, solid schools, excellent affordability and offers great all year round outdoor living, and the city's famous golf course, the Augusta National Golf Club, hosts the first major golf tournament of each year, The Masters.
Compensation: salary range is open, plus bonus. Candidate must have direct orthopaedic experience. There is an excellent benefits package.