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Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant for Growing Practice

Des Moines, IA


We are looking for a Cardiothoracic Surgery Physician Assistant/PA to join a well-established and growing team in the beautiful Des Moines, IA. Come join a team of 3 MDs and 2 PAs that offers lots of support!

PA Responsibilities:

  • Will be First Assisting Cardiac and Thoracic Cases
  • Between 3-5 surgical cases a day
  • On Call 1:3 weekends. Only Surgical Call.
  • Will be doing Endoscopic Vein Harvesting (EVH)
  • Physician Assistant/PA will be rounding on Perioperative Patient
  • MD is always available for questions.
  • MDs provide close mentorship to PAs

PA Benefits:

  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, LTD, STD, HSA, Malpractice, and Retirement benefits!
  • 6 weeks of PTO!
  • CME time off plus CME allowance

PA Compensation:

  • $125,000 - $160,000/year depending on experience
  • Relocation Assistance and Sign-On Bonus!

PA Background:

  • Physician Assistant Cardiothoracic Surgery experience a plus.
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency is a plus.
  • Would consider a confident Physician Assistant/PA with General Surgery Experience.


Contact Information:

John Hildreth



Min Compensation: 125000.0

Max Compensation: 160000.0

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