Physiatrist, Neuro Musculoskeletal, Brown Academic Appointment

Providence, RI

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Job Highlights

  • Top pick in specialty
  • Easy Call Schedule
  • Non-Profit Employer
  • Lifespan Physician Group (LPG), is the largest multi-specialty group of physicians in Rhode Island and teaching partner of Brown University. Our growing academically oriented PM&R department has an opening for a board certified or eligible physiatrist with an interest in Musculoskeletal (MSK) Care. As a key member of the care team you will provide timely and appropriate access for the primary care provider’s patients by decreasing unnecessary utilization of procedures, imaging, medications, and surgical procedures, and the development of primary and secondary prevention programs for MSK issues.

    The details:

    • Address prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and management of traumatic spinal cord injury and nontraumatic etiologies of spinal cord dysfunction
    • Provide care on a lifelong basis, including related medical, physical, psychological, and vocational disabilities and complications
    • Champion the transdisciplinary approach, providing evidence-based and goal-directed care across all environments
    • Partner with education, social, and community services
    • Employed opportunity, very competitive compensation + incentive bonus
    • EMG/NCV service (electrodiagnostics) available
    • Expectation to engage in academic research and community engagement
    • UDS Interface
    • EMR – Epic
    • Potential for academic appointment opportunity at Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical school with expected teaching responsibilities for residents and medical students

    Call will be determined based on staffing, no night call

    The benefits:

    Malpractice Insurance covered with tail

    • CME/licensing/privileges/DEA allowance $3,500 per year
    • Research opportunities if desired

    Excellent research opportunities with potential academic appointment

    About us:

    The Department of PM&R includes multiple outpatient clinics, with focus in Concussion, Spasticity, Prosthetics and Orthotics, Wheelchair management, Oncology, Wound Care, Comprehensive Spine and Interventional Pain Management.


    Posted November 18, 2021

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