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 459 Orthopedic Surgery Physician Jobs in 50 states

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Avon, IN 4612311/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Woodbury, MN 5512511/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

TN 11/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

PA 11/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Rockford, IL 11/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Fort Wayne, IN 11/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

San Antonio, TX 11/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Marion, NC 2762011/26/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Saint Louis, MO 6314111/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Lebanon, MO 6553611/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Galena, KS 11/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Fredericksburg, VA 2240811/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Palo Alto, CA 11/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Ogden, UT 11/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Logan, UT 11/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Logan, UT 11/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Wenatchee, WA 9880111/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Olympia Fields, IL 6046111/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Parkersburg, WV 2610111/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Nurse Practitioner - Orthopedic Surgery

Marysville, CA 9590111/25/2022

Nurse Practitioner | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Cleveland, OH 4410611/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Payson, AZ 8554111/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

LA 11/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Minneapolis, MN 11/25/2022

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Nurse Practitioner - Orthopedic Surgery

Aitkin, MN 56431-169711/25/2022

Nurse Practitioner | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent