Brain Injury Medicine Physiatrist
Categories: Faculty / Physician
Department: Physical Med & Rehab
Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Dallas, Texas, is seeking a physiatrist specializing in brain injury medicine to join our practice. Academic rank will be awarded commensurate with level of experience. The Department of PM&R includes 26 board-certified physiatrists, as well as 33 residents and 4 fellows. We have busy inpatient and outpatient practices at UT Southwestern as well as at our teaching county hospital, Parkland Health and Hospital System.
Qualifications: Candidates must be board admissible or board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Advanced training in a PM&R brain injury medicine fellowship is preferred. Texas Medical License is required.
Duties include: Provide direct patient care activities at UTSW facilities and PHHS including inpatient rehabilitation unit, outpatient clinics, TBI and trauma consults services; take a leadership role in the development of the PM&R concussion clinic and associated research; participate in PM&R resident and fellowship teaching and research activities; provide contracted medical director services to transitional unit.
UT Southwestern Medical Center ranks among the top academic medical centers with more active Nobel Prize winners than any other medical school in the world. As a premier educational, clinical and research institution, UT Southwestern is home to more than 2000 distinguished scientists, physicians and allied health professionals. The new William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital provides innovative, state-of-the-art medical care to the citizens of North Texas and the world.
Parkland Health and Hospital System is one of the busiest public hospitals in the nation, with more than 1 million patient visits each year. PHHS boasts a level one trauma center and opened a new 862 bed facility in the summer of 2015.
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