Duke Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Duke Health
Durham, North Carolina
Feb 05, 2019
Position Type
The Duke Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Department of Pediatrics seek a Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician to join our faculty in Durham, North Carolina. Candidates will have completed their residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and must be BC/BE with fellowship training in Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience.

This Duke physician will have the opportunity to work with a group of experienced pediatric specialists from Orthopaedics, Pediatrics, Neurosurgery, and Neurology in the rehabilitation and medical management of patients with a range of conditions. He/she will provide care to patients with neurodevelopmental problems, neuromuscular disorders, muscular conditions, brain injuries, and spinal cord injuries. This physician may also extend their practice to spasticity management with Baclofen pump, pediatric non-surgical spine care, in-patient consultation, ultrasound guided procedures, etc.

In addition to patient care, there are opportunities to participate in medical education, research, and other scholastic activities. There is a rich training environment at Duke, with participation by students, residents, and fellows. The salary for this position is competitive and the benefit package is excellent.

The Research Triangle Park is a globally prominent hub for high-tech research and development. Conceived around three major universities in the cities of Chapel Hill, Durham, and Raleigh, the region attracts and fosters cultural diversity, economic resilience, and a spectrum of personal and professional options. To learn more about the Duke and Greater Triangle communities, visit: http://community.duke.edu/

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Interested candidates should apply with CV and letter of interest via the APPLY link below.