Chronic Pain Physician
The Cleveland Clinic is seeking MD candidates for new positions in the Section of Chronic Pain Rehabilitation. Candidates should be Fellowship Trained in Psychosomatic Medicine and/or Addiction Medicine, must have behavioral/psychotherapeutic experience, and must be Board Certified/Eligible in Neurology, Psychiatry, P.M.&R, Family Medicine, or Internal Medicine.
The Chronic Pain Rehabilitation Section within the Neurological Institute includes the world-renowned Chronic Pain Rehabilitation Program, a biopsychosocial functional restoration day-treatment program addressing refractory chronic pain patients with high psychiatric and behavioral comorbidities, including anxiety, depression, chemical dependency, conversion, and somatization. In addition, the Section offers specialty chronic pain clinics in a variety of areas (Fibromyalgia, Pelvic Pain, Back/Spine Care, Headache, and others). Each of these initiatives is supported by multiple clinical psychologists, counselors, physical/occupational therapists, nurses, and administrators.
Candidates should exhibit interests and skills in clinical and academic pursuits. Clinically, candidates should be skilled and trained in case formulation, consultation-liaison work, psychopharmacology, detoxification, behavioral management, psychotherapy, and team care. Academically, candidates should embrace resident, fellow and medical student teaching. An academic faculty appointment commensurate with experience is available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine or Case Western Reserve University. Conference travel, presentation, and participation is highly-encouraged and supported.
Cleveland Clinic offers a very competitive salary enhanced with an attractive benefits package. Cleveland Clinic also offers a pleasant, stable and collegial work environment with an unmatched quality of life.
Interested parties, please include an updated CV and cover letter.
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