Outstanding Opportunities for Neurologists in Upstate NY

Upstate New York
Academic MGMA Median, Sign-on Bonus, Relocation Assistance
Jun 16, 2021
Jul 16, 2021
Full Time

A well-established academic program is seeking Pediatric, Stroke, Cognitive, Multiple Sclerosis, Headache, Movement Disorders, Neuro-oncology, and neurohospitalist sub-specialists to join its collegial team. This is the only academic medical center in Central New York, an area encompassing a population of 2 million people. New faculty members are offered the opportunity to build a clinical practice, engage in collaborative research, and provide instruction to neurology residents.  The institution has selected Neuroscience in its most recent revised strategic plan.  

The program is also seeking qualified applicants at the Assistant/Associate Professor level for the Medical Director position of its Comprehensive Stroke Center. 

Pediatric Neurology Practice Highlights:

  • Collaborate with the departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatrics
  • Interests in general pediatric neurology, developmental neurology, and pediatric headache neurology especially welcome
  • Provide instruction to medical students as well as Neurology residents and fellows
  • Engage in clinical or bench research
  • Join a growing pediatric neurology team supported by APPs, dedicated nurses and support staff
  • On-site Children’s Hospital featuring an EMU suite and support services for families

Stroke and Interventional Stroke Highlights:

  • Stroke Inpatient service 12-14 weeks per year
  • First Level 1 Comprehensive Stroke Center in the region
  • Only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region
  • Only Level IV Epilepsy Center
  • UNCS and CAST Certified Neurocritical Care fellowship program
  • State of the art 14 bed dedicated Neuro ICU with 13 bed Stepdown unit
  • Full multimodality neuromonitoring capability
  • Provide instruction to Neurology and Neurosurgery residents and Neurology, ICU and Stroke fellows
  • Work with Advanced Practice Providers, residents, fellows, and Neuroscience-certified nurses
  • Comprehensive stroke center staff: 4 vascular neurologists, 3 APPs, 5 endovascular neurosurgeons, and 3 neuro-interventional specialists
  • Neurorehabilitaiton, Radiology, ED and Cardiology Support

Multiple Sclerosis Practice Highlights:

  • A multi-disciplinary approach to treatment
  • On-site Infusion Center
  • Dedicated Nursing Support
  • Strong Basic and Translation research team
  • Clinical Trial participation

Headache Practice Highlights:

  • Long-standing headache practice with the highest regional presence
  • Dedicated nursing triage assistants
  • Infusion suite located at the office site
  • Access to procedures and multi-disciplinary consultants

Neurohospitalist Practice Highlights:

  • Join current neurohospitalist in 7on/7off rotation
  • 17 weeks of inpatient service
  • Subspecialized clinic on non-service weeks
  • Protected vacation and administrative time

Cognitive Practice Highlights:

  • Center of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Collegial relationship with Geriatrics Department
  • Outpatient setting with robust nursing and support staff
  • Engage in basic and translational research programs

Movement Disorders Practice Highlights: 

  • Opportunity for protected clinical or bench research with dedicated research associates and coordinators 
  • Teach residents and fellows
  • Very collegial environment and supportive administration
  • No stroke or inpatient call 
  • Excellent compensation and benefits package 

Medical Directorship Opportunity Highlights:

  • Only Level I Trauma Center in the region
  • Participation in telestroke with 11 hospitals
  • 14-bed dedicated neuro-ICU
  • 900 stroke patients/year
  • Nightly census of 15 stroke patients
  • Provide instruction to Neurology and Neurosurgery residents and Neurology, ICU and Stroke fellows
  • Join the largest neurology group in the area with over 20 faculty in multiple specialties.
  • Collaborate with a dedicated stroke team of Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Interventional Radiologists, Cardiologists,  Rehabilitation Therapists, Stroke Certified Registered Nurses, Neuroscience Certified Registered Nurses, Neurovascular Registered Nurses - Board Certified
  • Dedicated and department managed Clinical Research Section

Enjoy the best of both worlds:

The Neurology Medical Service Group (MSG) is a private, physician-run practice.

Competitive compensation plans are available comprised of funds from both the MSG and the state.  As a result, physicians are eligible for state benefits and retirement plans. 

Our region offers cultural resources and convenient access to the Finger Lakes Region and the Adirondack Mountains.  The Central New York area is consistently ranked in the top 50 places to live by U.S. News & World based on an affordable cost of living and a highly ranked school system.  The area is culturally rich and diverse with a variety of entertainment and recreational activities. Our central location in the Northeast puts New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, and the Canadian cities of Toronto, Montreal, and Ottawa within a four-hour drive.

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