The Detroit Medical Center along with University Pediatricians are actively seeking a Pediatric Physiatrist for a full-time opportunity within the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan in Detroit. Their robust team specializes in the rehabilitation and medical management of children with brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, neuromuscular disorders, and musculoskeletal conditions.
About the Division
Children’s Hospital of Michigan provides a 14-bed, CARF certified inpatient rehabilitation program to patients in the metropolitan Detroit area and surrounding communities. Division members also provide evaluations and continuity care for patients in an outpatient clinic setting. Specialty clinics and programs include: Myelomeningocele/Spinal Cord Injury Clinic, Muscular Dystrophy Clinic, Intrathecal Baclofen Pump Program, and an Alcohol Block Clinic for treat of spasticity. Physicians also participate on the trauma team and frequently collaborates with the divisions of Neurosurgery, Neurology, Orthopedics, and Genetics.
Children’s Hospital of Michigan supports the medical education and training programs of Detroit Medical Center. Academic opportunities are available as medical students, residents, and fellows rotate through the division.
About DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan
Founded in 1886, the Children’s Hospital of Michigan is the first and largest freestanding children’s hospital in Southeast Michigan with 228 beds and an international reputation in pediatric medicine, surgery, and research. A proud member of the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) system, Children’s Hospital of Michigan is also home to a Level I Trauma Center (verified by the American College of Surgeons) as well as one of the few Pediatric Burn Centers in the nation (verified by the American Burn Association).
- MD or DO degree required
- BE/BC with the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
- Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation fellowship training is a plus
- Michigan licensed or eligible to obtain licensure in the State of Michigan
- Candidates who have previous experience or a genuine interest/passion working with pediatric patients are encouraged to apply
How to Apply
If interested, please submit a copy of your current CV and contact information for immediate consideration.
All inquiries and personal information are kept confidential.