How much does a Orthopedic Surgeon make in the United States? The average Orthopedic Surgeon salary in the United States is $510,680 as of May 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $401,490 and $660,660. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Orthopedic Surgeons

Blue Ridge Orthopaedic & Spine Center - Gainesville, VA

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The Orthopedic Surgeon performs surgical procedures to immobilize fractures by using corrective devices such as braces, pins, casts, and splints. Examines, diagnoses, and surgically treats musculoskeletal diseases and injuries. Being an Orthopedic Surgeon determines which instruments and method of surgery will be most successful in achieving desired outcome. Reviews patient history and confirms need for surgery. In addition, Orthopedic Surgeon may provide medical personnel with direction concerning patient care. May provide in-service training as needed to address new technology in health care treatment. Provides charting in compliance with all laws and regulations. Requires a special degree in medicine from an accredited school. Typically reports to a medical director. Requires a license to practice. Orthopedic Surgeon's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2022

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