Desert Orthopedics is looking to hire a full-time, board-eligible/board-certified Physiatrist to join our well-established Physiatry service line. Our ideal candidate will be proficient in spinal interventional procedures, electrodiagnosis and musculoskeletal ultrasound procedures and will see patients in an out-patient musculoskeletal clinic. Other valuable skills include ultrasound guided injections, regenerative medicine and Botox injections for spasticity.
You will join as the third Physiatrist, replacing a retiring provider who is one of the original founders of the clinic. Position is out-patient based work, with procedures performed in clinic or ASC. Clinic is co-located with our busy orthopedic practice and Urgent care. Light call for out-patient PM&R patients only.
Experienced physician preferred, but new graduates are welcome to apply.
Our providers enjoy a healthy work-life balance and a collaborative team environment in the warm and welcoming community of Bend.
About Bend, Oregon:
Bend offers the very best in year-round outdoor life and recreation, and is a favorite vacation destination for many. Mt. Bachelor, 20 minutes from downtown Bend, is the only destination ski resort in the state of Oregon, and there are numerous cross country trails and snow mobile parks.
Summer sports include hiking, climbing at Smith Rock, fishing (lake and river), mountain biking, river sports, and over two-dozen golf courses are within a 45-minute radius. The public school system is strong, and there are private school options at all grade levels. There is a strong community college, and Oregon State University just launched the Cascades Campus, a full four-year university, also offering some graduate programs. A terrific regional airport in nearby Redmond provides numerous daily shuttles to Portland, Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, Denver and Chicago.
Desert Orthopedics is part of Praxis Health, the largest independent medical group in Oregon. Praxis is a family of primary care and specialty clinics providing accessible and quality health care throughout the state of Oregon.
Praxis Health is a well-established provider of health care services in the state of Oregon. We are not big-box health care, rather a family of medical clinics throughout the state, providing a small clinic environment, uncommon provider autonomy, and an umbrella of administrative support services - it’s the best of all worlds. Medicine the way you like it!
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Candidate must comply with all state, local and federal rules, guidelines and requirements with respect to safety and health. This includes, but is not limited to any mandates with respect to the COVID-19 virus, such as PPE, testing, or vaccination rules, absent a legally recognized need for accommodation. Such accommodation requests should be promptly submitted to HR and will be reviewed and approved based on the circumstances presented.
Board Certified through the American Board of Medical Specialties.
Valid medical license to practice in the state of Oregon. MD or DO
Praxis Health is the Pacific Northwest’s leading independent healthcare network, providing the highest levels of individualized patient care.
With a mission to improve the health and well-being of our community, we are committed to providing outstanding and compassionate care.
It all starts with putting patients and families at the forefront. Our efforts focus not only on providing exceptional patient care when it is needed, but also on the wellness services and community outreach that engage and empower the people we serve to take charge of their health.
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Busy PM&R practice embedded within an orthopedic clinic and co-located with Praxis Urgent Care. Availability to perform procedures at a clinic, ambulatory surgery center or hospital setting.
May have exposure to patients with communicable diseases as well as exposure to CRT’s and UV rays from computers.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk. Frequently required to lift and carry weights ranging from 10 pounds and above. Occasionally required to lift and carry weights scaled at above 100 pounds or more. Frequent bending and stooping; frequent crouching and kneeling; frequent reaching; frequent pushing and pulling.
Other physical requirements: Maintain balance and strength in awkward positions; Speak clearly, even under stressful circumstances; Accurately communicate ideas orally and in writing; Respond physically with speed; Speak at proper volumes for appropriate situations.
Praxis Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.