News From Surgical Affiliates

Physician Assistants Bring Value to the Surgical Team

Physician Assistants are nationally certified, state-licensed medical professionals who practice on healthcare teams with physicians and other providers, including surgicalists. Although they are not licensed to perform surgery, PAs may assist surgeons in surgical procedures. They always work under the supervision of the surgeon. The...

Recruitment Initiative for Surgical Affiliates Management Group Highlights Growing Demand for Physician Assistants in Acute Care Surgery

Surgical PAs now fastest-growing specialty segment for profession  SACRAMENTO, Calif. – October 6, 2016 – Surgical Affiliates Management Group, Inc., one of the nation’s leading acute care surgery providers and an exhibitor at this week’s California Association of Physician Assistants (CAPA) conference in Palm Springs,...

Surgical Affiliates Management Group Names New Chief of Orthopedic Surgery

SACRAMENTO, Calif.–July 28, 2016–Surgical Affiliates Management Group, a leading surgical hospitalist company, announced today that it has appointed Pamela Mehta, MD, to the newly created position of Chief of Orthopedic Surgery. In her new role, Dr. Mehta will lead the company’s orthopedic service line. “Pamela...