Description: Full time, faculty member to join the Interventional Spine Division of the department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R).
Facility Description: Montefiore Health System (MHS), comprised of more than 12 hospitals and a multitude of outpatient facilities, is a leading force in healthcare delivery throughout the Bronx and the Hudson Valley. Montefiore Medical Center is a premier academic institution and the University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Our philosophy includes a population health perspective that focuses on the health needs of communities while maintaining nationally recognized clinical excellence. MHS provides state-of-the-art primary and specialty care through a network of more than 150 locations across the region.
Our Interventional Spine Practice provides patients with the most up to date management options for the treatment of acute and chronic spine conditions. Working closely with our general physiatrists as well as with the spine surgeons within the institution and health system, our interventional team plays an integral role in the management of patients with spine related conditions. Interventionalists have access to our state of the art practice facilities with dedicated imaging modalities and an experienced support team in order to ensure that patient’s receive the best care available.
Requirements: Applicant must be a board certified physiatrist with subspecialty training in accredited Pain Medicine.
Responsibilities and Expectations: The applicant will be expected to help sustain and grow an active clinical practice across various practice locations in both the Bronx and in Westchester Counties. The physician will be expected to work closely with colleagues with the department as well as with physicians from other related fields including orthopedics, neurosurgery, family medicine, and internal medicine. In addition, the applicant will actively participate in the training of our residents and fellows. This responsibility includes curriculum development, direct supervision of trainees and their evaluation in collaboration with PM&R residency director. In addition, the applicant will be expected to take an active role in ongoing and new field related research endeavors in the area of spine disorders and interventional pain medicine
Montefiore Medical Center (MMC) is the University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and is a premier academic medical center located in New York City. The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at MMC has been home to many leaders in our field over the years. We are a large faculty with diverse interests which are well suited to meet the many needs of the diverse population which we serve throughout the Bronx and Hudson Valley. The departments supports a training program of 27 residents as well as three ACGME accredited fellowships and 2 non-accredited fellowships. The opportunities within the Department of PM&R at Montefiore are endless as we strive to meet all the physiatric needs of our community.