Adult Headache Medicine Neurologist – Phoenix, AZ
September 28, 2020
Adult Headache Medicine Neurologist
Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI) in Phoenix, Arizona seeks a full-time Neurologist with interest in Adult Headache Medicine at the academic rank of Assistant, Associate, or full Professor. Join a Neurology Department comprised of approximately 50 faculty members; multidisciplinary programs using full range of treatment modalities to care for patients; a vibrant neurology Residency program and subspecialty Fellowships. Work with an experienced, highly-skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists in BNI’s rapidly expanding headache practice.
BNI is a focused neuroscience institute and internationally recognized leader in neurology and neurosurgery, neuroradiology, translational neurobiology, with subspecialty clinics in Epilepsy, Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Neuro-Oncology, Neuro-Otology, Movement Disorders, Neuromuscular diseases, Stroke, Cerebrovascular and Cognitive disorders, drawing patients from the entire United States, Mexico, Canada, and worldwide.
The BNI Jan and Tom Lewis Migraine Treatment team currently includes 3 faculty physicians, a physician assistant, dedicated nurse, program coordinator, 2 medical assistants, who are all focused on exceeding patient expectations and providing quality, comprehensive headache care, multidisciplinary care for CSF leak and idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
- Outpatient clinic including new patients, follow-up, and procedures (including Botox, SPG blocks, nerve blocks, etc.
- Option to do general neurology inpatient teaching rounds with Residents and medical students
- Duties include outpatient clinical care, occasional in-patient consultation, with emphasis on teaching and clinical research.
- Outpatient infusion center for intractable headache protocols and dedicated inpatient unit for headache infusion including DHE, lidocaine and ketamine.
- Division includes outpatient large, state-of the-art facilities, and an established network of resources including dedicated outpatient neurology infusion center, neuro-psychology / psychiatry and therapies; social work; physical, occupational, and speech therapies.
- Academic title appointments with University Of Arizona College Of Medicine Phoenix and Creighton University School of Medicine.
- Medical students from University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix and Creighton University School of Medicine rotate through the department.
Candidates must be Board certified or eligible in Neurology. Fellowship trained in adult Headache Medicine or record of headache care (>2 years).
BNI offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package that includes a relocation allowance.
Please send a letter of interest along with your CV via email to: Jeremy M. Shefner, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Neurology Chair, Senior Vice President Barrow Neurological Institute at Patricia.Rains@DignityHealth.org.
Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI) in Phoenix, Arizona, is a focused neuroscience institute and internationally recognized leader in neurology and neurosurgery. Drawing patients from the entire United States, Mexico, Canada, and worldwide, with subspecialty clinics in headache, concussion and brain and spinal traumas, neuro-ophthalmology, neuro-oncology, neuro-otology, movement disorders, neuromuscular diseases, neurovascular and stroke disorders, cerebrovascular and cognitive disorders.
Barrow clinicians and researchers are devoted to providing excellent patient care and finding better ways to treat neurological disorders. Barrow Neurological Institute at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center (SJHMC) is nationally ranked 11th as one of the best centers for neurological and neurosurgical care (US News & World Report), making it one of the elite leaders in the United States for this specialty. SJHMC is a 595+ bed medical surgical not-for-profit hospital with Level One Trauma Unit, Neuro-ICU, EMU and MEG units, and state-of-the-art mobile Barrow Emergency Stroke Treatment Unit (BESTU).
Located in the heart of Phoenix, BNI draws patients from the entire United States, Mexico, Canada, and worldwide. Home to several centers of excellence, including Barrow Brain Tumor Research Center, Barrow Center for Neuromodulation, Gregory W. Fulton ALS and Neuromuscular Disease Center, Tom & Jan Lewis Migraine Treatment Program, and Lonnie & Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center. Division services include a dedicated outpatient neurology infusion center; large, state-of the-art facilities, and an established network of resources including neuro-ophthalmology, neurosurgery, social work, neuro-psychology/psychiatry and physical therapy.
Phoenix is an ideal place to raise a family, with excellent schools and well-respected state universities. This southwestern city offers year-round sunshine and opens the door to a variety of recreational activities with dozens of golf courses in the metro area and across the state, hundreds of hiking trails, nearby lakes for fishing and boating, and cool air mountain retreats just a couple of hours away — a perfect balance of an exciting and stimulating work environment and comfortable lifestyle.