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Careers with Orthopaedic Associates

We currently have the following open position. If you are interested in applying, please send your resume and references with a cover letter to:

Email: vanya.rickmeyer@slhduluth.com
Fax: Attn: HR to (218)722-6515

Orthopaedic Associates of Duluth, P.A.
Attn: Martin Francisco
1000 E First Street, Suite 400
Duluth, MN 55805-2297

Physician Assistant

Orthopedic Associates of Duluth, PA is currently seeking Physician Assistants to join our growing practice.  Our PAs enjoy practicing within a variety of Orthopedic Sub-Specialties to include General Ortho, Foot & Ankle, Hand, Total Joints, and Sports Medicine.  The practice opportunities include a blend of clinic and hospital/operating room time.  The Physician Assistants at Orthopaedic Associates of Duluth, PA enjoy the opportunity to maintain a level of autonomy in their practice while functioning as part of a team.

Orthopaedic Associates of Duluth, PA team members live and breathe orthopedics, it's all we do and we do it well. Join a private practice in which you have the opportunity to put the patient first.  Where you can work to provide optimal access to all levels of orthopedic care and provide consistently high service and give patients the best experience possible.  In addition to our team environment and quality patient care, we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.

*Benefits*: Competitive salary, 401K, Profit sharing, Health, HSA, Dental, Life and AD & D insurances, Short and Long term disability, FSA options, PTO and CME reimbursement.

  • The Orthopedic department is a very team focused, collaborative group that embraces learning while treating a wide variety of patients.
  • The department has 9 Physicians, 7 PAs
  • The ideal candidate will be someone who has a background working in Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Surgery and Trauma.
  • Anticipated work schedule:  Days  Monday – Friday 45 Hour Work Week
  • Clinic Work = 40%  Hospital/Surgery Center Work = 60%
  • Call Rotation = 1:7
  • Estimated Office patients per day = 16
  • Estimated procedures per day = 5

Required education:

  • PA Certified or Board eligible

Required license or certification:

  • Current MN License
  • Current BLS/ACLS
  • Successful completion of Orthopaedic Associates credentialing process prior to practice


Orthopaedic Associates of Duluth, P.A. cannot grant all candidates an interview. If you are selected, you will be contacted via the information you provide.

Orthopaedic Associates of Duluth, P.A. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or national origin.