Physical Medicine and Rehab Physician Job with UNC Health Care in Raleigh, NC

PM&R Physician – UNC Rex Hospital – Raleigh, NC

UNC Health Care Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Accepts J1 Visas: No
  • Accepts H1B Visas: No
  • Loan Assistance:Not Specified
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:No
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 06/15/2021
  • 936558

UNC REX Healthcare is seeking a full-time physiatrist to provide comprehensive spine and musculoskeletal diagnosis and care. The Physiatrist can diagnosis and treat pain as a result of injury, illness, or condition.  This physician will be expected to provide excellent non-interventional spine care to adults and work collaboratively with physical therapists, neurosurgeons, anesthesiologists and other neuroscience providers to develop care plans for patients with an emphasis on bio-mechanical spine rehabilitation and integrative therapeutics. The successful candidate will demonstrate a high level of knowledge of musculoskeletal anatomy and functional spine mechanics to accurately diagnose and facilitate the non-interventional recovery of patients with cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine disorders as well as general musculoskeletal joint dysfunction.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

  • Outpatient
  • Hospital Employed
  • Experienced MD / Board Certified
  • EMR – Epic
  • Spine Interventions / Rehab / EMG’s / Injections
  • Full Time
  • Experienced Only
  • Proficient in imaging and MRI review

UNC Rex Hospital

Founded in 1894, UNC REX Healthcare (a member of UNC Health Care) is a private, not-for-profit health care system.For over 125 years, UNC REX has met the health care needs of our community by providing various services throughout Wake County. Rex Healthcare has multiple facilities located in Apex, Cary, Garner, Holly Springs, Knightdale, Wakefield, and Raleigh.

About the Community

Raleigh, Wake County, is the capital of the state of North Carolina.  It is the second largest city in the state slightly behind Charlotte. The current 2020 population of Raleigh is 1,444,000, a 4.18% increase from 2019.  Raleigh is centrally located to the mountains or beach within a couple of hours and hosts all 4 seasons.  Living in Raleigh offers residents an urban suburban mix feel.  Both the Raleigh-Durham and Research Triangle Park area host firms from technology to biotech and medical industry sized from large Fortune 500 high-tech companies to start ups.  Raleigh encompass beautiful green spaces, family-friendly museums and a growing art and music scene defined monthly gallery walks, summer concerts and music festivals.  The schools in Wake County Public School System earn high marks across the board, outperforming school districts across the state and nation in end-of-course and proficiency tests, SAT scores and other performance measuring criteria.  Raleigh/Wake County is also a mecca for those seeking higher education.