Joplin, Missouri Dermatology Opening | Certified Physician Assistant


U.S. Dermatology Partners is seeking exceptional Certified Physician Assistant to join our premier dermatology practice in Joplin, Missouri!

This busy practice is expanding its team to meet patient demand. Enjoy the advantages of working in one of the largest physician-owned dermatology groups in the country. Our comprehensive benefits package includes a strong referral base and operational support with experienced staff.


Join one of the largest and established dermatology groups in the United States. Our locations offer state-of-the-art facilities equipped with cutting edge technology caring for over 1.5 million patients a year.

U.S. Dermatology Partners’ Physicians and Providers Benefit From:

  • A collegial team of physicians and providers practicing across 8 states.
  • Strong established referral base of primary and specialty colleagues jointly supporting patients in their community.
  • Excellent reputation resulting in strong patient volumes allowing you to achieve the practice and income you want.
  • Respected Colleagues: Our physicians are respected by their peers and consistently receive peer-nominated best-of awards.
  • Clear delineation between operations and medical. Physicians lead physicians.
  • Enjoy autonomy to practice medicine within accepted standards of care.
  • A team of well trained, dedicated and experienced support staff including MA’s who act as scribes so you can focus on the patient.
  • Flexibility to build your scheduling template with assistance from a team of practice optimization specialists who help create optimal patient flow.
  • Staffing levels built to support your desired patient volume.
  • Support of a professional management team including HR, IT, Billing, Collections, Marketing, Managed Care and Enrollment, Compliance, and Payor Contracting.
  • A clinical operations team that assists physicians and providers in meeting CMS requirements for Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) as a part of the Quality Payment Program through the development of quality measures and annual attestation.
  • World-class fully electronic practice management system including EMR (EMA by Modernizing Medicine, Reminder and recall, billing, e-registration, and online patient processing.
  • Marketing support to promote your online presence to include organic search, online lists and citations, social media, reputation management, patient education and promotions and more.
  • Established practices with long-standing reputations, thus there is the opportunity to get busy quickly.

Interested in learning more? Submit your CV to our provider recruiting team here.

  • Attractive income guarantee and production model
  • A full complement of benefits
  • 401K with matching program
  • Paid Relocation 
  • Outstanding income potential in this group in this practice


U.S. Dermatology Partners JoplinU.S. Dermatology Partners Joplin offers a full scope of dermatology services to patients of all ages. The Joplin team has served the skin care needs of Joplin and the “four state” region encompassing Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri and Arkansas since 1997. They are part of Southwest Missouri and committed to providing the best care to their patients.

Founded as a solo practice in 1987 by Dr. Glenn Goldstein, U.S. Dermatology Partners Joplin began offering the highest quality dermatologic services in the Kansas City area. It was the first practice to offer full-time Mohs micrographic surgery for the treatment of high-risk skin cancer.

Today it is recognized as one of the top treatment centers in the U.S. with 20 board-certified dermatologists, including seven fellowship trained Mohs surgeons. Over 100,000 patients pass through the doors of Dermatology and Skin Cancer Centers each year, and our highly specialized medical professionals treat over 7,000 skin cancers and thousands of other dermatological conditions annually.

Joplin is the center of what is regionally known as the Four State Area: Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri, and Kansas. It’s the largest city in southwest Missouri and has a strong, diverse economic base. With low crime rates and the second lowest ranking for cost of living in the nation, Joplin is the ideal place to live, work and raise a family. The area has a relatively mild climate and four seasons. Whether your idea of fun includes the arts, sports, the great outdoors, history, or excellent dining, Joplin Missouri has you covered. The area offers many outdoor activities for your enjoyment, with a number of nearby golf courses, hiking trails, parks and lakes.

We have a need for a Certified Physician Assistant as well as a Board-Certified or Board-Elligible Dermatologist. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established practice in a pleasant community which proudly serves Joplin and its surrounding neighborhoods.


As one of the largest physician-owned dermatology practices in the country, U.S. Dermatology Partners patients not only have access to general medical, surgical, and cosmetic skin treatment through its coordinated care network, but also benefit from the practice’s strong dermatology subspecialty thought leaders and medical advisory board. To best partner with its patients, U.S. Dermatology Partners is fervently focused on delivering ethical and exceptional patient care experiences. With a team that includes recognized national leaders in areas such as clinical research, psoriasis, and Mohs Surgery, our vision is to build the premier dermatology care community in America. To learn more, visit

Build the premier dermatology care community in America.

Deliver ethical and exceptional patient care experiences.

S – Service Excellence
  • We contribute daily to provide or support ethical and exceptional patient care experiences.
O – One Team
  • We create an environment of mutual respect and appreciation.
A – Accountability
  • We steward resources responsibly to support a financially sound organization.
R – Reliability
  • We build and maintain trust by consistently delivering on our commitments.

About Joplin

City of Joplin, MS

Joplin has transformed into an affordable, livable version of the urban lifestyle that offers viable career, entrepreneurial, and educational opportunities, burgeoning music and cultural venues, bike trails and walkable streets, and robust culinary and coffee scenes.

Joplin is the center of what is regionally known as the Four State Area: Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri, and Kansas. It’s the largest city in southwest Missouri and has a strong, diverse economic base. With low crime rates and the second-lowest ranking for the cost of living in the nation, Joplin is the ideal place to live, work and raise a family. The area has a relatively mild climate and four seasons. Whether your idea of fun includes the arts, sports, the great outdoors, history, or excellent dining, Joplin Missouri has you covered. The area offers many outdoor activities for your enjoyment, with a number of nearby golf courses, hiking trails, parks, and lakes.

Joplin’s downtown blooms daily as artists, chefs, and entrepreneurs invent new ways of resurrecting century-old structures. Because Joplin is more than a destination – it’s the next place to be. Joplin is the source of up-and-comers: Like poetry? This city gave birth to Langston Hughes. Dig history? Bonnie and Clyde sought refuge in JoMo. Want to be an actor? Joplin claim Robert Cummings, Dennis Weaver, and the up-and-coming Frederic Doss. Rather move to your own beat? The music of Percy Wenrich and Charles McPherson was inspired here. Find innovation or become a legend? George Washington Carver, Thomas Hart Benton, and Mickey Mantle all have roots in the region. So explore our attractions, meet our two-hundred-plus restaurants. Kick-off your shoes and stay awhile in one of our open rooms. After all, they don’t call this the Four States for anything.




Nearby Cities

City of Fayetteville, ArkansasFayetteville, Arkansas

Fayetteville is a thriving community. As the third-largest city in Arkansas, Fayetteville provides all of the resources and advantages of a large city while maintaining a quality of life that remains true to its unique heritage. With a thriving local economy, educated workforce, and a loyal customer base, the number of jobs within Fayetteville is consistently on the rise.

One-of-a-kind shopping, historic neighborhoods, exciting nightlife, live local music and fine arts, a nationally-recognized public library, sporting events, community theater, and thousands of acres of parkland for a wide range of play, including fishing and free concerts, Fayetteville has something for everyone. In addition to the exciting events in the city, Fayetteville’s location in the beautiful Ozark Mountains–including our lakes, rivers, hiking and biking trails–provides wonderful scenic adventures for people who enjoy the outdoors. Mix everything together with 200-plus days of sunshine each year, and you’ll see why we are proud to call Fayetteville home, where life is great and the living is easy.





City of Kansas City, MissouriKansas City, Missouri

Kansas City is well known for its contributions to the musical styles of jazz and blues as well as to cuisine, specifically, Kansas City-style barbecue. With over 200 fountains it is has earned the nickname, “City of Fountains,” and claims to have the second-most in the world, just behind Rome.

The city also has more boulevards than any city except Paris and has been called Paris of the Plains. Many universities, colleges, and seminaries are located in the Kansas City metropolitan area, including the University of Missouri–Kansas City, Rockhurst University and Kansas City Art Institute among others. With a thriving creative arts scene, robust craft brewing culture and die-hard sports—plus so much more—it’s no wonder why the center of the country is quickly becoming the center of attention.





City of Oklahoma City, OklahomaOklahoma City, Oklahoma

Oklahoma City offers all of the culture, cuisine, attractions, and amenities you’d expect in a modern metropolis. And with its rugged Western past, working stockyards and title as “Horse Show Capital of the World,” it’s rich in cowboy culture, as well. From family fun to romantic retreats to outdoor adventures you won’t find anywhere else, Oklahoma City has plenty of hustle without all the hassle.

Western charm goes metropolitan in Oklahoma’s capital city. Oklahoma City offers plenty of interesting things to do and boasts big-league attractions, including the Oklahoma City Thunder NBA Basketball team. Guests can also explore the revitalized downtown area, starring the Bricktown Entertainment District, Chesapeake Energy Arena and top-notch museums, including the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum and the Oklahoma City Museum of Art.




Higher Education

University of Missouri

University of Missouri

Campus of University of Missouri

Since 1839, groundbreaking research and comprehensive academics have defined Mizzou’s story. As a public research school, it is recognized as one of the top 10 universities in the country for undergraduate research. An incredibly beautiful campus with endless opportunities to learn and explore.

The University of Missouri is surrounded by a unique botanical garden, with more than 40,000 plants across campus. Mizzou has more than 600 clubs and organizations for students. As the only Division I-A sports school in the state, the Missouri Tigers teams are a big focus of campus life.  The university’s hometown of Columbia is in central Missouri and is host to annual events like the Roots ‘n Blues ‘n BBQ music festival and Art in the Park, a large creative works showcase.




University of Arkansas

Campus of University of Arkansas

Founded in 1871 as a land-grant institution, the University of Arkansas is the flagship of the University of Arkansas System. Our 27,000 students represent all 50 states and more than 120 countries. The U of A has 10 colleges and schools offering more than 210 academic programs. The University of Arkansas is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Our picturesque campus is located in Fayetteville in the hilly northwest corner of Arkansas and includes two arboreta overlooking the Ozark Mountains. Some of the nation’s best outdoor amenities and most spectacular hiking trails are within a short drive of campus. Fayetteville is routinely considered among the country’s finest college towns, and the surrounding Northwest Arkansas region is regularly ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S.



Oklahoma University

Campus of Oklahoma University

Founded in 1890, the University of Oklahoma is a public research university located in Norman, Oklahoma just 20 mins. south of Oklahoma City. OU’s Norman undergraduate population is slightly more than 20,000, giving students a major university experience in a private college atmosphere. With three campuses in Oklahoma, OU also offers study abroad opportunities at several locations and OU campuses overseas.

OU is the largest research institution in the state of Oklahoma, and with more than 575 endowed faculty members who are committed to providing students with a real-world, hands-on learning experience, our programs continue to be ranked among the best.

The University of Oklahoma has the best campus life of any public university in the nation. It’s little wonder that Sooners are so happy; one stroll around our beautiful historic campus is enough to see why so many falls in love with OU. Our vibrant community offers something for everyone.



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