Foot and Ankle Podiatrist Clinical (Non-Surgical) | APMA
Foot and Ankle Podiatrist Clinical (Non-Surgical)

Location: Olympia, Washington
posted May 11, 2022

Job Type: Full-Time Associate

Summary: Join a growing Orthopaedic private practice! We have an opportunity for a Podiatrist to augment our Foot and Ankle Service. We are looking to hire a skilled Podiatrist for an office-based practice. You will be responsible for evaluating and managing patients with non-operative foot and ankle problems including diabetic and routine foot care. Podiatrist Responsibilities (Non-Operative Foot and Ankle Care): • Consulting with patients in a clinic setting. • Reviewing the patient’s medical history. • Examining a patient’s legs, ankles, and feet to diagnose diseases, illnesses, or injuries. • Ordering and interpreting X-rays. • Ordering MRI, ultrasounds, and bone density tests. • Treating foot and ankle injuries, deformities, and arthritis. • Prescribe medications. • Prescribing orthotics and braces. • Diabetic foot care. • Routine nail and skin care. • Advising patients on proper foot care and therapeutic techniques. • Participate in minor office-based procedures. Podiatrist Requirements: • Doctoral degree in Podiatric Medicine. • Practical experience in a hospital or clinic. • In-depth knowledge of modern surgical and therapeutic treatments. • Knowledge of related medicines and topical treatments. • Familiarity with foot abnormalities and genetic anomalies. • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. • Advanced diagnostic and fine-motor skills. • Knowledge of related physical therapy techniques. • High level of patience and empathy. • Good decision-making skills. Olympia, Washington is nicely located between Seattle, Washington and Portland, Oregon with access to a variety of activities including hiking, biking, skiing, fishing, camping, and much more. The cost of living is moderate, and the schools are ranked at the highest level by GreatSchools.com. We offer competitive compensation, and an unmatched benefits package. We are located in the Pacific Northwest in a family friendly community with numerous outdoor and recreational opportunities.

Name of Practice: Olympia Othopaedic Associates

Practice Arrangement Type: Multispecialty

Post Graduate Training: None

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, 401k, CME, Paid Time Off, etc.

Is practice affiliated with a residency-training program? -- No

Required to work in a nursing home or LTC Facility? -- No

Start Date of Position: May 11, 2022

Position Post will expire: July 10, 2022

How to Apply: careers@olyortho.com Submit CV for consideration.