The Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Northwell Health and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine is seeking a BC/BE Cancer Rehabilitation fellowship trained Physiatrist to join our outpatient practice in New York City/Queens.
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 over thirty Board Certified PM&R physicians.
- Play a key role in conjunction with the Northwell Cancer Institute.
- The Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency program is comprised of twelve residents. In addition, medical students at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine all rotate through PM&R.
- Collaborative research opportunities are present at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
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