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Department of Rehabilitation Medicine Clinical Sites

The Department of Rehabilitation Medicine offers its residents a robust network of clinical sites with an unparalleled range of learning opportunities to develop their clinical and provider skills. 

Metropolitan Hospital Center 

  • Inpatient (20 beds, 2 residents)
    • Physical therapy
    • Occupational therapy 
    • Speech/Swallow therapy
    • Rehab psychology
    • Vocational rehabilitation 
  • Outpatient
    • General rehab clinic
    • Brace clinic 
    • Pediatrics clinic/podiatry
    • NCS/EMG
    • Steroid injections
    • Botox injections

Lincoln Hospital Center

  • Busiest ED in NYC, adult level 1 trauma center, pediatrics level 2 trauma center.
  • 4 months
  • Consult Service
  • Hand surgery clinic
  • NCS/EMG
  • Steroid injection

 


Bellevue Hospital Center

  • The oldest public hospital in the USA and level 1 trauma center.
  • 4 months
  • Inpatient
    • Traumatic brain injury
    • General inpatient rehab
  • Outpatient 
    • Traumatic brain injury follow up
    • Botox injection

Blythedale Children's Hospital

  • New York State’s only independent children’s specialty hospital.
  • 2 months
  • TBI/General Rehab Inpatient 
  • Botox injections

 

 

 


Bronx VA Hospital   

  • Regional spinal cord injury VA
  • 1 month
  • Spinal cord research center
  • Inpatient 
    • over 30 beds.
    • Multidisciplinary medical team and ancillary staff (PT/OT/SLP/Nutrition)
  • Outpatient
    • SCI clinic
    • ALS clinic
    • MS clinic

Hudson Valley VA (Castle Point)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

  • Newest addition to the program
  • Starting July 2018
  • Procedures/clinic including:
    • NCS/EMG
    • Injections
    • Prosthetics clinic
    • Pain management with fluoroscopy guided injections
    • Driving assessment

Coney Island Hospital

  • New site for interventional pain management procedures. 
  • Ability to observe and perform procedures including fluoroscopy guided injection under the supervision of pain management certified attending.
  • Residents (PGY3s and PGY4s) at Metropolitan will take turns to go for 2-3 months/year.