Epilepsy

Location
Hollywood, Florida 33021
Posted
Aug 05, 2022
Ref
FY23-05
Specialty
Neurology
Position Type
Permanent

Memorial Healthcare System, located in south Florida, is looking for a fellowship-trained epilepsy specialist to join its growing epilepsy program. All candidates should be BE/BC in epilepsy or clinical neurophysiology. Candidate should have interest and experience in epilepsy surgery, particularly in applying stereotactic electroencephalography (SEEG) monitoring for seizure localization and mapping.

Memorial’s comprehensive epilepsy program has been recognized by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC) as a Level 4 Epilepsy Center since 2014. The Center’s multidisciplinary team includes neurologists with fellowship training in neurophysiology and epilepsy, a fellowship trained functional neurosurgeon, neuropsychologists, neuroradiologists, two ARNPs, a psychologist, and an epilepsy-experienced nursing staff. The active Epilepsy Center at Memorial has evolved in recent years to become recognized as a regional referral center for the diagnosis and management of epilepsy across its entire spectrum. Services include an epilepsy monitoring unit, epilepsy surgery for patients with intractable epilepsy (using SEEG), intracranial monitoring and brain mapping, NeuroPace/RNS surgery and other brain modulation procedures.

This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers a competitive benefits and compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.

About Memorial Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Healthcare System

Memorial Neuroscience Institute uses advanced technology and innovative procedures to treat a broad spectrum of neurological conditions, including neuro oncological, neurovascular, neuromuscular, and neuroinflammatory. The Institute offers a wide range of surgical services including pituitary surgery, functional neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and spine surgery. Memorial Neuroscience Institute also offers minimally invasive procedures such as image-guided brain surgery, minimally invasive spine surgery, and neurovascular intervention. The Institute has been named a Neuroscience Institute of Excellence, is a Level 4 Epilepsy Center by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC), is an Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center by the Joint Commission and has been awarded the Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus Achievement Award for excellence in treating stroke.

Memorial Healthcare System is one of the largest public healthcare systems in the United States. A national leader in quality care and patient satisfaction, Memorial has ranked 11 times since 2008 on nationally recognized lists of great places to work.

About South Florida

South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, a vibrant arts community, museums, and world-class dining. South Florida’s high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism, and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.

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