Physician Assistant - Bariatrics


Healthcare - Providers/Locum Tenens


Summit, New Jersey

Employment Type



A nationally-recognized bariatric organization is seeking a Physician Assistant for a dynamic role partnering with a bariatric surgeon in both the office and Operating Room in Essex County, NJ. This is a full time position with a competitive salary and benefits including FREE medical insurance, CME, 401k + 4% match, PTO, holidays and occurrence malpractice insurance!  

Compensation : $120000 - $130000
Job ID : 26517

Job Function:

  • Physician Assistant will be paired with experienced bariatric surgeon to provide care in the office and local ORs as a first assist (could be done at ASC or hospitals)  
  • If doing surgical cases expect to arrive between 6-7am to prep for cases and most cases wrap up by 3/3:30pm   
  • Physician Assistant will also take lead on telehealth visits to prepare for pre-op and post-op, going through charts and typical workups to prepare for procedures

Job Requirements:

  • Masters Degree as a Physician Assistant
  • Previous Experience within Bariatrics or Surgery preferred but not required
  • Active NJ license required

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