Neurology and Neurosurgery – Movement Disorder Specialist, NYC Suburbs

Manhasset, NY
Sep 23, 2016
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As we expand our neurosciences team, the North Shore-LIJ Medical Group is looking for a fellowship trained BC/BE Movement Disorder Specialist to join our team at North Shore University Hospital. The candidate will also have responsibilities for teaching medical students and house staff. The ideal candidate will be board certified in either Neurology or Neurosurgery.

The Cushing Neuroscience Institute (CNI) brings together the vast resources of the North Shore-LIJ Health System and the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine to provide state-of-the-art care while contributing to advances in technology, education and research. The Movement Disorders Center improves lives by providing treatments and cures for a wide range of neurological movement disorders and diseases. Our physicians play an active role in research initiatives at the Susan and Leonard Feinstein Center for Neurosciences with an emphasis on clinical trials including those targeting Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s disease and other movement disorders. In addition, there is a focus on the development of new therapies for these diseases at our Laboratory of Experimental Therapeutics for Movement Disorders.

North Shore University Hospital, located in Manhasset, New York, is an 806 bed academic ACS verified level I Trauma Center. It is a well-known tertiary care facility which was named the nation’s top hospital by AARP’s Modern Maturity magazine. We are located less than 30 minutes from Manhattan and minutes from the beautiful beaches of Long Island.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

Long Island, New York, a suburb of New York City, is known for our diverse communities, educational opportunities and activities.  The North Shore, with its historic mansions and harbor side villages, the South Shore, with its renowned public beaches and sports venues, the North Fork wine and farm country, and the South Fork with its international resort areas. Wherever you roam, you’ll encounter breathtaking stretches of the Atlantic Ocean or Long Island Sound, parks, preserves and historic mansions.  The Hamptons and Montauk, The Gold Coast, Jones Beach, Long Beach and Fire Island; dozens of museums, historic sites (including lighthouses) and over four dozen wineries all lie within a short distance of New York City.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Academic appointment with the Hofstra-North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience.

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