Physician assistants perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

003358
Hospitalman (Enlisted)
0101
Internist (Commissioned Officer only)
0102
General Practice Medical Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
0105
Pediatrician (Commissioned Officer only)
0107
Undersea Medical Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
0108
Family Physician (Commissioned Officer only)
0109
Emergency Medical Specialist (Commissioned Officer only)
0110
Flight Surgeon (Commissioned Officer only)
0111
Dermatologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0113
Physician's Assistant (Commissioned Officer only)
0115
Psychiatrist (Commissioned Officer only)
0118
Anesthesiologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0121
Neurologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0131
Radiologist (Diagnostic) (Commissioned Officer only)
0135
Radiologist (Therapeutic) (Commissioned Officer only)
0140
Nuclear Medicine Specialist (Commissioned Officer only)
0229
Obstetrician-Gynecologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0234
Ophthalmologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0249
Otolaryngologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0269
Urologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0892
Podiatrist (Commissioned Officer only)
0904
Critical Care Nurse (Commissioned Officer only)
0906
Emergency/Trauma Nurse (Commissioned Officer only)
0925
Clinical Specialist, Nursing (Commissioned Officer only)
0932
Perioperative Nurse (Commissioned Officer only)
0944
Professional Registered Nurse (Commissioned Officer only)
0952
Nurse Anesthetist (Commissioned Officer only)
0963
Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (Commissioned Officer only)
HM
Hospital Corpsman (Enlisted)
HN
Hospitalman (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

0113
Physician's Assistant (Warrant Officer only)