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Hospital for Special Surgery
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
Weill Cornell Medical College

New York, New York


The Orthopaedic Trauma Service (OTS) at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) and NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center is seeking an Orthopaedic Traumatologist to join an established academic service. The OTS manages orthopaedic trauma at HSS as well as all orthopaedic trauma presenting to NewYork-Presbyterian’s Level I trauma center. The ideal candidate will have a dedicated trauma practice, committed interest in resident and fellow education, and potential to lead our orthopaedic trauma research program.

The Orthopaedic Trauma Service is world-renowned and is supported by a full complement of HSS residents and fellows, dedicated daily trauma OR block time, dedicated trauma service PA’s, research coordinators, an NP run metabolic bone and non-operative fracture clinic, a dedicated surgical scheduler, etc. The program is experiencing significant growth in New York City and is increasing presence in regional markets.

Board-Certified / Board-Eligible
Fellowship-Trained in Orthopaedic Trauma

Academic Appointments
Hospital for Special Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College
*Rank commensurate with training, experience, and accomplishments


Interested candidates should apply with CV and letter of interest to:
Manager, Trauma Service
Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021 (212) 774-2276


Posted Update: 1/09/20


Suny Downstate

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
Orthopaedic Trauma
Director of Orthopaedic Trauma


The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center is seeking BE/BC academic orthopaedic surgeons with sub-specialty training in orthopaedic trauma. Fellowship training or equivalent experience is required.

The SUNY Downstate Medical Center is the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, a vibrant borough of 2.7 million people, and the largest medical school in the state. Serving as a tertiary referral center for a large multicultural population, the pathology is challenging and diverse. Our surgeons cover four Level I/II trauma centers and further plans to expand require the addition of talented orthopaedic trauma surgeons and an academic Director of Orthopaedic Trauma with strong business and managerial skills.

The candidates must be interested in scholarly endeavors and the promotion of research activities. A strong commitment to patient care as well as the teaching of residents, medical students, nurses and other healthcare providers is required. Strong clinical, administrative and interpersonal skills are essential. The successful candidate is expected to assume administrative responsibilities, mentor residents, develop a referral program and conduct research.

Competitive academic salary includes an excellent benefits package and the potential for significant income through the practice plan. Salary and level of appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the applicant.

William P. Urban, M.D.
Associate Professor & Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation Medicine
Chief, Division of Sports Medicine

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
450 Clarkson Avenue • Box 30 • Brooklyn, New York 11203

(718) 270–2179 • FAX (718) 270-3983


Posted: 11/18/2019

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