Job Opportunity Details

Job ID Specialty Geographic Location City State Recruiter
2198807 Orthopedic Surgery (Hand/Wrist) Altoona PA Health Care Specialists of America

Company Name: Health Care Specialists of America
Recruiter Name: Sue Johnson
Contact Phone: 954-393-4517

Job Title: Orthopaedic Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon

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Job Description

This is an Orthopedic Surgery (Hand/Wrist) Opportunity Only!

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(Physician/MD qualifications required) Orthopedic Surgery (Hand/Wrist) - The opportunity: Orthopaedic Surgeon – Fellowship trained – Hand & Upper Extremity 

Permanent | full time | employed 

Location: Altoona, PA 

Ready for a change?  We have an exciting opportunity available for a BC|BE fellowship trained Orthopaedic Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon to join our practice in Central Pennsylvania. This experienced team is focused on providing the highest level of quality patient care and has a great reputation in the community.  The practice is very stable, fully established and has a high volume patient base.  The staff is very friendly and team oriented and there is plenty of room for professional growth and advancement.  The group currently consists of 6 Orthopaedic Surgeons and 6 PAs and has hospital and academic affiliations, as well. 


$640-$675K base salary plus bonuses

$75K sign on bonus

Comprehensive benefits package including paid malpractice insurance

Relocation assistance is available

Loan repayment assistance if needed

Great mentoring environment

Call is 1:5 | Trauma call is 1:11

Well established patient referral network

Newly constructed 90,000 s.f. medical office complex

Current surgeons include an orthopaedic spine|total hip surgeon, an orthopaedic trauma surgeon, a general orthopaedic surgeon and a hand and upper extremity physician. 


All physicians must be Board Certified|Board Eligible (BE- fellows, only)

Orthopaedic Surgery – Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeons, only

Unrestricted Pennsylvania medical license (or eligible)

Fellowship training – Hand and Upper Extremity is required 

Community Attractions

This region has a family-oriented community with excellent school systems, abundant cultural amenities, easy access to larger, neighboring cities and unlimited outdoor and recreational opportunities are available.


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