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 479 Orthopedic Surgery Physician Jobs in 49 states

Nurse Practitioner - Orthopedic Surgery

Midland, MI 4867005/27/2024

Nurse Practitioner | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Cape Girardeau, MO 05/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Ada, OK 7482005/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Saint Louis, MO 6312805/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Saint Louis, MO 6312805/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Pueblo, CO 8100305/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Washington, MO 6309005/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Oro Valley, AZ 8575505/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery

Sahuarita, AZ 8562905/27/2024

Physician Assistant | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Nurse Practitioner - Orthopedic Surgery

Sahuarita, AZ 8562905/27/2024

Nurse Practitioner | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Carbondale, IL 6290105/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Anchorage, AK 05/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery

Columbia, MO 6521205/27/2024

Physician Assistant | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Burley, ID 05/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery

Houston, TX 05/27/2024

Physician Assistant | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Redstone Arsenal, AL 3589805/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Redstone Arsenal, AL 3589805/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Redstone Arsenal, AL 3589805/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Madison, IN 4725005/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Nurse Practitioner - Orthopedic Surgery

Natchez, MS 05/27/2024

Nurse Practitioner | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery

Natchez, MS 05/27/2024

Physician Assistant | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Corsicana, TX 7511005/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery

Las Cruces, NM 8801105/27/2024

Physician Assistant | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery

Granbury, TX 7604805/27/2024

Physician Assistant | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Newport, TN 3782105/27/2024

Physician | Orthopedic Surgery | Permanent