ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:

  • Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 2001-Present
  • Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 2001-Present

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS:

  • Associate Attending Neurosurgeon, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2001-Present
  • Associate Attending Neurosurgeon, Elmhurst Hospital Center, 2001-Present
  • Associate Attending Neurosurgeon, Winthrop Hospital, 2015-Present

EDUCATION:

  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA B.A., Biochemistry
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia
  • New York University Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Department of Surgery, Surgical Internship and Teaching Assistant
  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Department of Neurosurgery, Neurosurgical Residency
  • The Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Department of Neurosurgery, Spinal Surgery Fellowship

CERTIFICATION:

  • Neurological Surgery Certification

LICENSURE:

  • NY State
  • CT State

PATENTS:

  • “Implanted Spinal Radiation Shield” international PCT patent pending.
  • “Dynamically Reactive Flexible and Rigid Spinal Support System” international PCT patent pending.

OTHER PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS:

  • Kentucky Science Foundation: Scientific Advisory Panel
  • Alan T. Brown Spinal Cord Injury Foundation: Medical Advisory Board member
  • New York Jets: Neurosurgeon on call for all home games
  • National Football League – Retired Players Programs: Neurosurgical Consultant for Players with spinal disorders
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons

ADMINISTRATIVE LEADERSHIP APPOINTMENTS:

  • Current Principal, Jenkins NeuroSpine
  • Former Co-Director, Neurosurgery Spine Program, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
  • Former Director of Spinal Oncology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
  • Former Director, Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
  • Former Director, Spinal Cord Injury Laboratory, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai