The Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Northwell Health and Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine is seeking a Cancer Rehabilitation fellowship trained Physiatrist to join our outpatient practice on Long Island.
This position will have a focus on management of patients with cancer in an outpatient setting. Management will include pain, various neurologic and musculoskeletal impairments secondary to cancer treatments, fatigue, orthotics/bracing along with prescribing additional services such as physical, occupational and speech therapies, nutrition and counseling services.
Join a team of fifteen Board Certified PM&R physicians.
Play a key role in the Northwell Spine Center, which includes clinical, academic and research components.
The Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency program is comprised of twelve residents. In addition, Medical students at Hofstra all rotate through PM&R.
Collaborative research opportunities are present at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research.
Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 24 hospitals, more than 600 outpatient facilities and nearly 15,000 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 66,000 employees – 15,000-plus nurses and 4,000 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the better. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies.
Long Island, New York, a suburb of New York City, is known for our diverse communities, educational opportunities and activities. The North Shore with its historic mansions and harbor side villages, the South Shore with its renowned public beaches and sports venues, the North Fork wine and farm country, and theSouth Fork with its international resort areas. Wherever you roam, you’ll encounter breathtaking stretches of the Atlantic Ocean or Long Island Sound, parks, preserves and historic mansions. The Hamptons and Montauk, The Gold Coast, Jones Beach, Long Beach and Fire Island; dozens of museums, historic sites (including lighthouses) and over four dozen wineries all lie within a short distance of New York City.
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the seventh largest medical group in the country. Academic Appointment to the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience.
About Northwell Health
Northwell Health includes 22 award-winning hospitals and more than 550 community based practice locations throughout Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and Westchester. In turn, the Northwell Health Laboratory Service Line is a highly integrated regional network, serving not only the Northwell hospitals and a growing number of affiliate hospitals, but also as a major regional reference laboratory for the greater New York metropolitan area.