Specialty Group of Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeons seek to add a full-time Physician Assistant. The new PA will directly support a Sports Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. The position includes both the OR and the clinic. Case load includes knee and shoulder arthroscopy, shoulder replacement and fractures.
Responsibilities include: pre and post-operative H&P’s, joint injections, writing scripts, removing casts and pins, consultation and patient evaluation and education, reviewing lab results in both a clinic and hospital setting. There is no call and weekends or evenings. Successful candidate should be NCCPA-Certified, highly motivated, hard working and work well in a team-oriented environment. The group prefers a new graduate that has a strong passion for orthopaedics and that has ties to the NJ area. At a minimum, candidates should have done an orthopaedic rotation.
The location is in the Northern NJ area (20 minutes to the George Washington Bridge) which offers easy access to culture, arts, great restaurants and universities! Base salary: depends on experience. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided.