Physician assistants perform work familiar to some military personnel.

Jobs in this career are similar to the following job classifications in the

60B
Nuclear Medicine Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
60C
Preventive Medicine Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
60D
Occupational Medicine Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
60F
Pulmonary Disease/Critical Care Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
60G
Gastroenterologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60H
Cardiologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60J
Obstetrician and Gynecologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60K
Urologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60L
Dermatologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60M
Allergist, Clinical Immunologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60N
Anesthesiologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60P
Pediatrician (Commissioned Officer only)
60R
Child Neurologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60S
Ophthalmologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60T
Otolaryngologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60V
Neurologist (Commissioned Officer only)
60W
Psychiatrist (Commissioned Officer only)
61A
Nephrologist (Commissioned Officer only)
61B
Medical Oncologist/Hematologist (Commissioned Officer only)
61C
Endocrinologist (Commissioned Officer only)
61D
Rheumatologist (Commissioned Officer only)
61E
Clinical Pharmacologist (Commissioned Officer only)
61F
Internist (Commissioned Officer only)
61G
Infectious Disease Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
61H
Family Medicine (Commissioned Officer only)
61N
Flight Surgeon (Commissioned Officer only)
61P
Physiatrist (Commissioned Officer only)
61Q
Radiation Oncologist (Commissioned Officer only)
61R
Diagnostic Radiologist (Commissioned Officer only)
62A
Emergency Physician (Commissioned Officer only)
62B
Field Surgeon (Commissioned Officer only)
62
Medical Corps Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
65A
Occupational Therapy (Commissioned Officer only)
65B
Physical Therapy (Commissioned Officer only)
65C
Dietitian (Commissioned Officer only)
65D
Physician Assistant (Commissioned Officer only)
65X
Specialist Allied Operations (Commissioned Officer only)
65
Medical Specialist Corps Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
66F
Nurse Anesthetist (Commissioned Officer only)
66P
Family Nurse Practitioner (Commissioned Officer only)
66R
Psychiatric/Behavioral Health Nurse Practitioner (Commissioned Officer only)
66W
Certified Nurse Midwife (Commissioned Officer only)
66
Nurse Corps Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
67G
Podiatry (Commissioned Officer only)
67
Medical Service Corps Officer (Commissioned Officer only)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

600A
Physician Assistant (Warrant Officer only)