Orthopedic Physician Associates, OPA, is the region’s premier provider of treatment and surgery related to sports injuries and offer medical care for arms, including shoulders, elbows and wrists; legs, including hips, knees, and ankles; and sports-related injuries. We are proud to be the team physicians for Seattle’s professional sports teams, including the Mariners, Seahawks and Storm.
The Physician Assistant (PA-C) will be assisting the physician who takes care of the Seahawks and Mariners in all capacities of patient care, with an emphasis in sports medicine and a particular interest in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee, elbow, and ankle; anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, arthroscopic rotator cuff and labral repair of the shoulder; ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction of the elbow (Tommy John surgery); and Platelet Rich Plasma injections.
This will include patient care in the clinic, the outpatient operating room and occasionally the inpatient hospital units. Our successful candidate will provide direct clinical, surgical and administrative support to the physician, while treating our patients with respect and an emphasis on high-quality orthopedic care.
This position requires:
Documented completion of an accredited Physician Assistant Program
A current (or in process) Washington State Physician Assistant license preferred Candidates must have at minimum 1-2 years of general orthopedic experience, with preference given to those with sports orthopedics experience—both surgical and clinical
NCCPA certification preferred
Ideal candidates will be:
Have a passion for sports-focused orthopedic care
Candidates must also have an ability to successfully interact with all levels of an organization
Those with ATC backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply
We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits.
How to Apply:
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