Busy tertiary care practice comprised of two laryngologists and a part-time speech pathologist is seeking a P.A. with highly specific interests and background. To understand the nature of the practice, we recommend perusal of our practice website, www.bastianvoice.com as well as the learning site developed by Dr. Bastian: www.laryngopedia.com
*Entry level for fully licensed P.A.
*Prior experience desirable, but not strictly necessary.
*Professional and warm environment with friendly staff and an interesting and diverse patient mix.
*Encouragement to broaden skill and grow independence in an intellectually supportive environment.
*Conveniently located to downtown Chicago while located in a peaceful suburban location.
We are looking for a motivated person of high character with:
*Interest in a procedural component to the work. Specifically, upper aero digestive tract examinations using topical anesthesia and distal-chip flexible endoscopes for viewing the larynx, subglottis, trachea, and upper esophagus.
*Skills to occasionally assist with open surgical procedures in the operating room.
*Ability to use the voice to elicit vocal tasks from patients is needed. Background as a singer would be ideal.
*Aptitude for EMR follow-up of persons who have missed appointments.
*Interest and ability to assist the practice as a whole with light teaching, clinical research, and miscellaneous administrative duties.
For more information, please contact Susan Leibforth at