Browse our current vacancies in orthopaedic surgery and its subspeciality fields at exciting locations across the world and register your CV and interest with us so that we can help you find your ideal position. Our aim is to find the best surgeons on the market for our clients, and the best career opportunities for our candidates.
We work with reputable hospitals and clinics across the world and recruit orthopaedic surgeons for permanent, fixed term contracts and locum appointments. We can assist you to find the right role for a permanent relocation, sabbatical overseas, a short locum adventure or a postgraduate training position.
Odyssey works with hospitals and clinics all over the world but most positions are in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Australasia. These are the most common locations:
United Arab Emirates
Scope of Orthopaedic Surgical Practice
Common specialist skills include:
- spinal surgery
- lower limb surgery
- upper limb surgery
- paediatric orthopaedic surgery
- foot and ankle surgery
- knee surgery
- hand surgery
Consultant and Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon Roles
- UK: FRCS T+Orth + CCT
- Ireland: FRCSI + CSD
- USA: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
- Canada: FRCSC
- Australia and New Zealand: FRACS
- South Africa: FCS / MMed
- Western Europe: national board certification
House Officer and Registrar - Junior Doctor Training and Service Roles
Orthopaedic Surgery house officer and registrar positions are highly sought after and competition is tough. Training positions are accredited for postgraduate specialist training by the Royal College or organisation responsible for overseeing training and examniations in orthopaedic surgery in the relevant country. Each job will be accredited for a specified period of time and level of training (rural/ urban/junior/ advanced) and will have structured teaching and supervision. You should register with the appropriate organisation to ensure your training is recognised towards the specialist training and examniations.
Training positions, titled house officer and registrar, are available in Australia, New Zealand, UK, Ireland and Singapore.
Service positions are not approved for postgraduate specialist training but usually provide excellent clinical experience for physicians looking to acquire some skills in a new speciality and they are often an easier means of entry to a country.