As a hardworking and dedicated medical professional, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is a well-known doctor who works out of New York City. He is an Orthopaedic surgeon that focuses on joint and bone issues, along with knee, hip, and shoulder reconstruction. He is an innovator who is known for his caring nature towards his patients.
“I’m fearful as a physician that the decrease in the number of insured puts pressure on ERs and urgent care centers, and that care will be temporary,” Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum.
It is this caring that has lead Kirschenbaum on a path of education and career experience to be a top performer in his field. He summarizes his career adequately on his linkedin a page where it states of his career:
“Notable and unique career as an orthopedic surgeon with in-depth and wide-breadth entrepreneurial, corporate and non-profit experience in operations leadership, process re-engineering, information technology, and innovative design. Demonstrated agility in developing and executing strategy, synthesizing and translating complex ideas, concepts and information, and persuasively and passionately selling, educating and advising key stakeholders.”
Currently Kirschenbaum holds the position as Chairman at the BronxCare Health System in Bronx, New York, for nearly 11 years. But he has more on his plate than work. He is on numerous Advisory boards. The list is impressive, but here are two honorable mentions of his impressive list:
- Advisory Board, Company Name: Medscape, Dates EmployedFeb 2013 – Present
- Advisory Chief Technology Officer, Company Name: The SwiftPath Program, LLC, Dates EmployedMay 2014 – Present
He is teaching others that they too can make a difference in the world. Dr. Kirschenbaum once asked himself, “What impact will I make?” Well, many can say a great one, as he has touched and cared for the lives of many, especially those that would not otherwise be able to afford it. He values fostering good working relationships with his orthopaedic team at Bronxcare Health System. He stated he makes sure to hold a daily meeting with them. He also recommends reading Blink by Malcom Gladwell. He enjoys listening to nonfiction books and holds it highly as a key to success.