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Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Orthopedic Specialists


Address   Franciscan Physician Network
    5255 East Stop 11 Road
    Indianapolis, IN 46237


Hours  Days

Calendar  Full-Time

Education Master's Required


Franciscan Physician Network is seeking an experienced Physician Assistant to meet the growing demand for orthopedic surgery. Candidate will collaborate with hand and sports surgeons at Franciscan Health Mooresville with outreach to FPN Center Grove Family Medicine at Stones Crossing.


Ideal candidate will have 2+ years of surgical/1st assist orthopedic experience; clinic experience is also preferred. Candidate will have a focus on clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Physician Assistant will display exceptional interpersonal skills and desire to develop strong ties with the community and existing medical staff. Provider will need to work collaboratively with physician to coordinate and deliver the highest quality of patient care.

  • Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Weekday Call: As needed 
  • 2 days a week of Surgery; number of cases may vary per week
  • Experience working with Sports Medicine Orthopedics and Hand Surgeon is preferred
  • With outreach to FPN Center Grove Family Medicine at Stones Crossing
  • Average outpatient volume: 20 – 24 patients per day
  • Average inpatient volume: 6 – 8 
  • Common Diagnoses: 
    • Fractures (all types)
    • Soft tissue injuries (Ligament, Tendon, and Meniscus Injuries)
    • Arthritis (Hip, Knee, Shoulder)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
    • Pain (Hand, Knee, Foot, Elbow, Shoulder, Hip)
  • Up-to-date technologies and state-of-the-art surgical equipment
  • On-site Equipment: 
    • X-ray

Franciscan Physician Network (FPN), a division of FRANCISCAN HEALTH, brings together the many primary care and specialty physician groups associated with Franciscan Health’s hospitals and access points across Indiana and Illinois. FPN includes over 1,000 physicians and advanced practice providers.


With 12 hospitals, Franciscan Health is one of the largest Catholic health care systems in the Midwest. Of our 260+ locations, many are nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence. Franciscan Health takes pride in providing compassionate, comprehensive care for our patients and the communities we serve.


At Franciscan Physician Network we strive to create a flexible and realistic work-life balance for our providers. Full- and part-time opportunities are offered with benefits, which could include:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Paid malpractice
  • 27 days of Paid Time Off plus five additional paid days for CME with annual stipend
  • Full benefits package, including health, life, dental, vision and legal insurance
  • Retirement options, including 403(b), 457(b), 401(a)
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Customized marketing support

For more information, please contact Physician and Provider Services Team at practice@franciscanalliance.org or (844) 376-3627.


Indianapolis, Indiana’s capital city, is in the heart of it all. Whether you are looking for a quiet suburban feel or the hustle and bustle of living in downtown, Indianapolis offers an affordable cost of living with excellent school options. Indianapolis continues to grow with thriving businesses and retailers, a strong corporate base, talented workforce, robust convention/hospitality market, and a quickly-expanding residential community with a superb quality of life.


Indianapolis has a large, diverse population with many cultural events and restaurants.  Indianapolis is famously associated with sporting events as it hosts two of the largest one-day sporting events in the USA: the Indianapolis 500 and the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard. It is also home to several professional sporting teams like the NBA's Pacers, the WNBA's Fever, the NFL's Colts, and the Indianapolis Indians as well as top notch sporting facilities like the Lucas Oil Stadium.


Indianapolis Attractions:

  • Vibrant dining scene with a wide range of cuisines
  • Indianapolis Cultural Trail
  • White River State Park and the Canal Walk
  • Indianapolis Museum of Art, The Children’s Museum, The Eiteljorg, and many more museums
  • Various shopping districts like Mass Avenue, known for its many unique stores and boutiques; Fountain Square, an eclectic district located east of downtown, home to antique stores, art galleries and music stores; and Broad Ripple Village, an enclave that offers several trendy independent shops and boutiques.



1-3 Years Experience

License(s): Physician Assistant

Certification(s): Physician Assistant

Travel: Never or Rarely



It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law. Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights. Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.


Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis