Job Description

A well-known tertiary hospital based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, is currently looking for an Orthopedics Consultant who will be responsible for:


  • Consulting with patients and analyzing patient data to determine patient needs and treatment goals.
  • Examining patients to diagnose bone, joint, ligament, or other musculoskeletal problems, including diseases, or injuries.
  • Collaborating with other specialists, when necessary, to determine a course of treatment.
  • Recording patient care by maintaining detailed notes of appointments with patients, including comments, tests, and/or treatments prescribed, and test results.
  • Administering general and local anesthetics, when necessary.
  • Performing surgical procedures on various parts of the musculoskeletal system, including plating broken bones, reattaching tendons and ligaments, or performing joint or hip replacements, among other procedures.
  • Prescribing medication to improve recovery and control pain after surgical procedures.
  • Referring patients to physical therapy, when necessary, or performing non-invasive procedures such as casting and splinting limbs.
  • Monitoring ongoing progress and health of patients, and changing treatment plans, as necessary.
  • Providing support and advice to patients receiving long-term care.
  • Conducting research on defects, diseases, and disorders affecting the musculoskeletal system.


Requirements

To be considered for this role, you need to meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor's degree in biology, physical sciences, or a related field.
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree / western educated.
  • 4 to 7 years internship and residency training, specializing in orthopedic surgery.
  • Successful completion of their home Medical Licensing Examination / able to get a medical license to work in KSA
  • Certification by a well-known board of Orthopaedic Surgery in orthopedic surgery and/or a subspecialty, such as sports medicine, reconstructive surgery, trauma, or pediatrics.
  • Valid and active medical license in the state where you are currently practicing your profession.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Outstanding hand-eye coordination and dexterity.
  • Wonderful bedside manner.
  • Excellent communicator who can empathize with patients.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Willing to be based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


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