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Fellowship in Sports Medicine at Plainview Hospital

Plainview Hospital offers a one-year fellowship training program in sports medicine for osteopathic medicine physicians. To apply for this program, applicants must have completed a family medicine, internal medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation, emergency medicine or pediatric medicine residency program that is AOA-approved.

Just minutes from New York City, the sports medicine fellowship program at Plainview Hospital offers trainees exposure to high level athletes of multiple sports disciplines, regular training and exposure to highly specialized procedures like ultrasound guided injections.

Students not only learn the science behind sports medicine, but also experience the “real world” environment of running a sports medicine practice, including billing and office maintenance. 

Program director: Clifford Stark, DO


Emergency Medicine

Our emergency departments offer board-certified emergency medicine physicians equipped to diagnose and treat a wide range of injuries.

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Application process

Applicants interested in the sports medicine training program at Plainview Hospital should contact the Medical Education office and request an application:

Barbara Ramirez, Residency Coordinator
Plainview Hospital
Medical Education
(516) 719-2546  

Essential application information includes:

  • Common application form
  • Curriculum vitae
  • USMLE or COMLEX transcript
  • Medical school transcript
  • Personal statement
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation, including a letter from the program director
  • ECFMG Status Report, if applicable

Only osteopathic medicine physicians are eligible for this program.

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