Epileptologist/Neurologist – Division Chief, NYC Suburbs

Long Island, NY
Sep 20, 2016
Oct 20, 2016
Doctors, Neurology
Jobseeker Type
Organization Type
Clinical Practice
Contract Type
Full Time

The Northwell Health Department of Neurosciences is looking for a seasoned Board Certified Epileptologist/Neurologist to lead our Comprehensive Epilepsy Care Center on Long Island. The Division of EEG and Epilepsy is part of the The Cushing Neuroscience Institute (CNI) which brings together the vast resources of the Northwell Health System and the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine to provide state-of-the-art care while contributing to advances in technology, education and research.

The Comprehensive Epilepsy Care Center at Cushing Neuroscience Institute has been one of the major providers of epilepsy care on Long Island and in Queens for over 25 years. Our center has a tradition that encompasses excellent and devoted patient care, utilization of the most advanced technology for seizure detection and treatment as well as ongoing research into the causes, consequences and treatment of epilepsy. It is an integrated multidisciplinary team of epileptologists, nurses, pharmacists, neurosurgeons, neuropsychologists, social workers and administrative professionals. The Center also accesses a state-of-the-art video EEG monitoring unit at North Shore University Hospital. We perform 50-100 epilepsy surgery cases each year.

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 Northwell School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience. For further information and to apply, please email: OPR@northwell.edu. EOE M/F/D/V