Physician Assistant – Dr. Scott Rodeo
Dr. Scott Rodeo is a clinician-scientist at Hospital for Special Surgery, with appointments in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery (Sports Medicine Service) and the Research Department (Orthopaedic Soft Tissue Research Program). He is Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and Co-Chief Emeritus of the Sports Medicine Service at Hospital for Special Surgery. He specializes in sports medicine injuries of the knee, shoulder, ankle, and elbow. He also performs arthritis surgery of the knee and shoulder, including joint replacement surgery. He has specific expertise in complex knee reconstruction (including meniscus transplantation, cartilage resurfacing, osteotomy, and ligament reconstruction), treatment of shoulder instability, and rotator cuff tendon repair. His research focuses on the basic biology of tendon and ligament healing, meniscal allograft transplantation, and rotator cuff repair. The practice provides care for recreational, collegiate, Olympic, and professional athletes.
Duties will include assisting with patient evaluations, treatments (surgical and non-surgical), and patient and family education. You will interact closely with patients and families and you will be an integral part of developing great patient and collegial relationships. You will also have the opportunity to interact with athletic trainers and physical therapists for collegiate, Olympic, and professional athletes. We are seeking an excellent clinician to provide care to patients at the Main Campus of the Hospital for Special Surgery located in New York City.