Movement Disorder Neurologists
Neurology Movement Disorder
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Swedish Medical Center, Denver, CO
Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado, part of HealthONE, serves as the Rocky Mountain Region’s referral center for neurotrauma and as the region’s first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, a recognized leader in the most advanced stroke care. Swedish offers patients the highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialty and is an eight time winner of the National Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award and a Top 100 Hospital recognized by Reuters.
An acute care hospital with 408 licensed beds, Swedish is located in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community for more than 100 years.
Annually, Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of 2,000 dedicated employees, 500 volunteers and more than 1,800 physicians.
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Job SummaryThe Rocky Mountain Movement Disorders Center is hiring a second movement disorders fellowship trained neurologist to join the practice. Significant opportunities exist to participate in clinical trials and initiate or collaborate on clinical research projects. Resident teaching opportunities are available, but not required.
The ideal candidate enjoys the challenge of clinical practice and caring for patients with the entire gamut of hyperkinetic and hypokinetic movement disorders. Comfort and expertise in performing botulinum toxin injections are required. Experience with deep brain stimulation management would be an asset.
Salary & Benefits:
• $300,000 Annual Salary
• Performance Bonus
• Minimal after hours and weekend call responsibility
• Retirement Plan
• Healthcare Plan
About Rocky Mountain Movement Disorders Center:
The center includes a research center for Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders and an HDSA Center of Excellence. This is one of the largest centers for movement disorders clinical trials in the United States with current or recent trials of new agents for Parkinson’s disease, PSP, essential tremor, dystonia, DLB, and Huntington’s disease. Founded over 10 years ago the Rocky Mountain Movement Disorders Clinic is large enough to be firmly rooted and established while being small enough to allow critical thought to prevail over bureaucracy. They have a large and well-established referral base of primary care physicians, general neurologists, and other specialists, and receive referrals from throughout Colorado and the surrounding states. They are focused on Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s disease, and other movement disorders. The successful candidate will work directly with Dr. Kumar who has 20 years of clinical research experience and is a recognized leader in the field. The team is located in a small non-corporate setting with 25 other team members located on the campus of Swedish Medical Center, in Englewood, Colorado. Extensive collaboration with neurosurgery, neuroradiology, physiatry, and neuropsychology is part of our daily practice. The practice collaborates with the Colorado Neurological Institute, a community-based non-profit, to provide multidisciplinary care to patients including social work services, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech therapy as well as to provide educational programs to our community.
U.S. News & World Report recently named Denver, CO the best place to live in America, beating out hyped-up cities like Austin and Portland. This sunny metro area with a thriving restaurant scene has become a cultural hub amidst phenomenal mountain beauty providing limitless outdoor adventure opportunities. It not only boasts practical perks, such as a low crime rate and great schools, but it has that intangible charm that makes it family friendly and desirable.
Please respond with CV and cover letter/cover message. For another look at the practice, visit: https://www.movementdisorderscenter.org