Orthopedic Surgeon Resume Samples

An Orthopedic Surgeon is a specialized medical professional who corrects conditions that affect the human’s musculoskeletal systems including bones, muscles, nerves, tendons, and joints. Apart from performing surgeries, these professionals are tasked with various other duties and such are listed on the Orthopedic Surgeon Resume as – consulting with patients and analyzing patient data, determining the patient needs and treatment goals; examining the patient’s to diagnose joint, bone and ligament; collaborating with other specialists to determine the right course of treatment, administering general and local anesthetics, performing surgical procedures on various parts, prescribing medications to improve recovery and control pain; monitoring ongoing progress and health of patients; and conducting research on diseases, disorders, and defects.

Apart from having wide medical knowledge, these professionals are supposed to be skillful in the following as well – flexibility to treat patients as individuals, critical thinking skills, keen eye-hand coordination skills; advanced interpersonal skills, and wonderful bedside manners. To become one, several years of schooling, a degree in pre-med, anatomy or biology; and four years of medical schooling is required. After medical schooling, five years of residency is as well needed. And the final step is to get a license to work as an orthodontic surgeon.

Orthopedic Surgeon Resume example

Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Summary : 20 plus years of clinical healthcare experience with an emphasis on coding and compliance operations and management. Has extensive experience in areas of audit/risk assessment, regulation interpretation, policy development, and internal investigations.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Medical Terminology, Microsoft Excel, Phlebotomy.

Description :

    1. Ordered and surgical schedule preparation.
    2. Performed sterile field preparation.
    3. Followed-up of surgical and non-surgical patients, dictation, and EMR experience in Dragon Medical and Epic EMR systems.
    4. Managed and follow-up of post-surgical patients, initial evaluation patients, and second opinions for complex orthopedic conditions.
    5. Performed in assistance to the surgeon, approximately 300 total knees, 125 total hips, and 25 misc arthroscopies, hardware removal, and trauma cases per year.
    6. Worked with a "team" of staff to provide the best patient care available. 
    7. Fulfilled the role of clinic nurse; with the responsibility to supervise 1 clinic float nurse and a unit secretary.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS


Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Summary : A strong relationship builder from corporate-level clientele to staff personnel. Works well under pressure individually and in a team environment while having a Tenacious work-ethic, self-motivated, hardworking, honest, reliable. 

Skills : Microsoft Word and Excel, PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Made appointments, answered phones, faxing, filing papers in patients charts, pre-authorizing surgeries, injections, collection calls, all while providing customer service.
    2. Took patients back from the waiting room to doctors' rooms and letting the doctor and PA's know that a patient is waiting.
    3. Provided great care when taking x-rays, pulling stitches, putting on boots, ankle braces, wrist braces, and casts, while assisting doctor when needed.
    4. Got statements out from every 2 to 3 months to every month and sending those to collections when needed.
    5. Acted as a patient advocate; assessed patient status and notify physicians of clinical change.
    6. Implemented total patient care with the process covering 15 to 30 patients per day.
    7. Conducted pre-procedural patient education pre-operatively.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS


Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Objective : Seeking to secure a rewarding and challenging position that allows contributing skills and experience as a Orthopedic Surgeon within the healthcare community.

Skills : Microsoft Office, CPR Certified, First Aid Certified, First Aid Certified, AED.

Description :

    1. Performed patient scheduling for busy office averaging at least 52 appointments weekly.
    2. Responsible for office finances: accounts payable/receivable, .
    3. Assisted with patients, answered phones, scheduled appointments.
    4. Scheduled all surgeries and pre-op visits with the hospital.
    5. Oversaw all post-patients with wound dressings and removed stitches and staples.
    6. Translated for Physician and patient, Vital signs, Blood draws Specimen collection, Urinalysis.
    7. Went Through Radiographs of the chest, torso-skeletal, and extremities.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Human Biology

Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Headline : A goal-driven leader who maintains a productive climate and confidently motivates, mobilizes, and coaches employees to meet high-performance standards. Seeks to find a permanent position in the healthcare industry, utilize skills, and be a team player.

Skills : Type 45 Wpm, Operation Of Various Office Equipment.

Description :

    1. In charge of daily medical record preparation for scheduled appointments, office notes, and test result follow-up.
    2. Provided medical record release information for patients, doctors, and insurance companies.
    3. Ensured records were in perfect order.
    4. Spent time in the office reading x-rays and interacting with patients.
    5. Answered and routed calls and scheduled appointments.
    6. Provided assistance with overflow typing of correspondence, billing, and filing.
    7. Assisted the MD' in casting, injections, suture removal, wound care, explained treatment procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Medical

Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a challenging position that will allow professional growth and the opportunity to utilize academic knowledge, interpersonal skills, and work experience in the medical field. Proven record of reliability and responsibility.

Skills : Medical Coding, Billing, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Worked with Private insurance also with Workers Compensation, No-Fault cases, Medicare, and Medicaid.
    2. Billed insurance companies and patients for consults, follow up visits, surgeries, and other treatments.
    3. Called insurance companies to verify billing address, eligibility, referrals, and unpaid bills.
    4. Made copies of c-4 forms and other documents to be mailed out to insurance companies.
    5. Updated billing cards.
    6. Translated for Spanish speaking patients.
    7. Updated Medicare pricing.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing

Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Summary : Extensive knowledge of medical procedures, medical equipment, medical products, and pharmaceuticals. Readily develop a rapport with patients, staff, families, and other health care professionals. Relate well to people from a variety of cultures and socio-economic conditions.

Skills : Detail-Oriented, Ortho Trauma & All General Orthopedics.

Description :

    1. Associated with a board-certified Orthopedic surgeon.
    2. Practiced emphasis included arthroscopic surgery, minimally invasive surgery, general and pediatric orthopedics, arthritis of the hip, knee, ankle, and shoulder, total joint replacement, surgery of the hand, and orthopedic trauma.
    3. Patient load consists of 10-15 patients 3 days a week and 3-6 patients on operative days.
    4. Served as the first assist in the operating room for a variety of the listed procedures.
    5. Performed therapeutic injections including knee, shoulder, elbow, and basilar thumb.
    6. Assisted the physician in triaging on-call referrals and acute trauma cases.
    7. Ordered and interpreted a variety of labs and assist patients in their pre and post-operative phase of treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Summary : 10 years in the medical field working with Insurance, posting payments, insurance follow-up, credentialing, authorizations, etc. Assisted with setting up most of the Insurance carriers at the onset of practice.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Quicken, Website Design Using WordPress.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all credentialing with insurance companies.
    2. Coded surgical procedures, office visits, and office procedures.
    3. Set up workers comp companies, contracts, scheduling.
    4. Set up contracts for IME's, RME's and participated in setting up DDE contracts.
    5. Posted insurance and patient payments X-ray orders and PT orders use of the Medical E H R software.
    6. Processed requests for medical records.
    7. Assisted patients, back-office, and medical assisting.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Summary : Proficient in a variety of practice management software applications. Dedicated to maintaining strict patient confidentiality. Seeking a position where experience and skills can be an asset to your team. Also, to attain and grow in a position that utilizes extensive office and customer service experience.

Skills : MacPractice, Intergy, Organizational SKills, Microsoft Word, Excel.

Description :

    1. Processed all Medical Records requests for Insurance companies, Attorney/Law Firms, and Workers Comp/No-Fault Claims Adjusters.
    2. Scheduled office visits for new and recurring patients, as well as radiological testing.
    3. Preparation of patient charts.
    4. Verification of private insurance, workers comp, and no-fault cases for new and recurring patients.
    5. Scanned all charts into the Intergy system in compliance with HIPAA.
    6. Aided in managing Accounts Receivable - posting payments and adjustments.
    7. Performed Other administrative support for the office managers.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HS

Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Summary : Dedicated Medical Specialist, committed to implementing comprehensively organized billing and documentation policies. Very experienced with the analysis and interpretation of medical documentation, coordinating with medical providers to ensure care, and preparing and submitting claims to insurance companies.

Skills : Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Clerical, Data Entry, Administration, Medical Certificate.

Description :

    1. Strongly motivated and dedicated to the job, Great ability to manage patient information.
    2. Handled claims with different insurance companies.
    3. Liaisoned between medical facilities and insurance carriers.
    4. Knowledge of insurance authorizations and denials.
    5. Ensured the accuracy of insurance claims; verifying ICD-9 and CPT codes for a variety of specialists.
    6. Trained with ICD-10 coding.
    7. Responsible for surgery prior-authorizations, setting up new patient accounts, posting payments.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Orthopedic Surgeon Resume

Summary : To secure a position as a Orthopedic Surgeon in a health care environment, where I may utilize all that I have learned and use my experience as a stepping-stone to continue my growth in the medical field.

Skills : Clinical Observation, Program Development, Training & Coaching.

Description :

    1. Achieved principles of general surgery and orthopedic, physiology science, and Anatomy.
    2. Communicated with patients, getting history, and physical fitness.
    3. Assisted the doctor with patients, verified patient information, scheduled appointments, Co-Payment, and deductibles.
    4. Worked as a part of the orthopedic team.
    5. Worked in the reconstructive project for victims of violence including fresh and complicated cases such as non-union, bone gaps, chronic infection, .
    6. Maintained office services and managed the day to day running of a dental practice.
    7. Provided historical reference by defining procedures for retention.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS