Fellowship in Sports Medicine (Primary Care) 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
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
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.