Headache Neurology Physician - Manhattan, NY

Job Description

The Department of Neurology at the Icahn School of Medicine seeks a full-time Headache Medicine specialist in Manhattan!

The Department of Neurology at the Mount Sinai Health Systems invites candidates to apply for a full-time position in headache medicine joining the largest health care system in New York City. These new recruits will become members of the Department of Neurology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the Mount Sinai Health System, and become part of the headache medicine network. Opportunities exist integrating the clinical endeavors with the robust clinical and basic science research network at Mount Sinai.

Ideal candidates will seek to establish a track record of excellence in clinical care, integration with clinical quality standings, and foster a high level of teamwork with colleagues.

The individual will work closely with the other members of the team treating patients with headache and facial pain disorders. They will also work closely with those in allied disorders, including anesthesiology, ENT, dentistry, and rehabilitation medicine.  

Job Requirements:

  • Completed a ACGME-approved neurology residency
  • Eligible to obtain licensure in New York State

Job Responsibilities:
  • Clinical activities
  • Teaching residents, medical students, and fellows in headache medicine and pain medicine

About the Center for Headache and Facial Pain:
The Mount Sinai Center for Headache and Facial Pain is home to highly skilled specialists offering advanced treatments for patients with chronic and acute headaches and other painful disorders of the skull, brain, and face.
We specialize in migraines and headaches of all types, including menstrual migraines, cluster headaches, basilar migraines, and tension-type headaches. Led by the world-recognized Mark Green, MD, our team of neurologists employs the newest technologies—including a state-of-the-art fluoroscopy suite—to make the right diagnosis. From there, we consider all available options to design the best possible treatment plan, which may involve medication, biofeedback, infusions, or therapeutic procedures.

About the Mount Sinai Health System:

The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City's largest integrated delivery system, encompassing eight hospitals, a leading medical school, and a vast network of ambulatory practices throughout the greater New York region. Mount Sinai's vision is to produce the safest care, the highest quality, the highest satisfaction, the best access and the best value of any health system in the nation. The Health System includes approximately 7,480 primary and specialty care physicians; 11 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 410 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 31 affiliated community health centers. The Icahn School of Medicine is one of three medical schools that have earned distinction by multiple indicators: ranked in the top 20 by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Medical Schools", aligned with a U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" Hospital, No. 12 in the nation for National Institutes of Health funding, and among the top 10 most innovative research institutions as ranked by the journal Nature in its Nature Innovation Index. This reflects a special level of excellence in education, clinical practice, and research. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 14 on U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" of top U.S. hospitals; it is one of the nation's top 20 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology/Neurosurgery, and Orthopedics in the 2019-2020 "Best Hospitals" issue. Mount Sinai's Kravis Children's Hospital also is ranked nationally in five out of ten pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked 12th nationally for Ophthalmology and the South Nassau Communities Hospital is ranked 35th nationally for Urology. Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai St. Luke's, Mount Sinai West, and Mount Sinai South Nassau are ranked regionally.



The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.


Please specify Job Title of interest and send CV with Cover Letter to:

Alex Cano

Executive Director Physician Recruitment


Mount Sinai Health System



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