Orthopedic Surgery Physician Jobs

About Orthopedic Surgery Careers

Orthopedic surgeons are trained in the preservation, investigation, and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine, and associated structures by medical, surgical, and physical means. An Orthopedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries, and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow. Their practice may be broad or limited to an area of special interest, such as hand surgery or sports medicine.

Within the specialty of orthopedics one may expect to perform some of the following procedures.: reconstruct bones, ligaments, and tendons; conduct surgical procedures on patients with injured bones, ligaments, and tendons; assistant in the rehabilitation and post-care of injuries; replace inefficient joints and unhealthy or defective bones; provide knowledgeable medical advice to patients about injuries and prevention; and amputations.

Technologies advance as time passes, in the future, there will be changes and challenges that come to surface. New technologies and new procedures are two of the factors contributing to the demand for orthopedic physicians and surgeons. The orthopedic specialty is a demanding, but at the same time is an exciting one.

Median Salary: $535,668 per year

Projected Growth: 23% from 2014-2024

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Interesting Facts

  • Most orthopedic physicians practice in private practices.

We found 455 Orthopedic Surgery Physician Jobs in 50 states

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Portland, ME 0410109/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery

Gainesville, GA 3050109/26/2022

Physician Assistant | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Bedford, TX 7602209/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Colorado Springs, CO 8091809/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Lawton, OK 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Greenville, NC 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Victoria, TX 7790109/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Nurse Practitioner - Orthopedic Surgery

Danville, IL 09/26/2022

Nurse Practitioner | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Peoria, IL 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Bloomington, IL 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Bloomington, IL 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Durango, CO 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Mount Carmel, IL 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Klamath Falls, OR 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

SD 5702809/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Oklahoma City, OK 7310109/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Oswego, NY 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Ozarks, AR 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Chanute, KS 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Millinocket, MA 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Hobbs, NM 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Natchitoches, LA 7145709/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Waterloo, IA 09/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Binghamton, NY 1390309/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Binghamton, NY 1390309/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent