Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency - The Mount Sinai Hospital

The Residency Training Program in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is dedicated to training skilled physiatrists, capable of caring for patients living with a wide range of disabilities.

The PM&R residency is a strong clinical and didactic teaching program, drawing on the resources of The Mount Sinai Hospital, Elmhurst Hospital Center, and the James J. Peters VA Medical Center. Our residency program provides exposure to spinal cord injury, brain injury, neuromuscular disorders, musculoskeletal injuries, sports medicine, amputations, interventional procedures (ultrasound and fluoroscopic), and electrodiagnostic studies. We are fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.

Associate Program Directors

The following faculty members provide leadership to the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency at The Mount Sinai Hospital.

Miguel Escalon, MD
Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Jeffery Fine, MD
Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine
Elmhurst Hospital

Svetlana Ilizarov, MD
Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine
James J. Peters VA Medical Center

Our curriculum is designed to foster expertise in functional assessment. In addition to our clinical training opportunities, residents will learn how to critically appraise pertinent literature, laying the foundation for continuing education and future contributions to the field.

Learn more about our curriculum