Dr. Moldover Joins Medical Staff of Rehabilitation Hospital

July 18, 2005

Helen Hayes Hospital has announced the appointment of Jonathan R. Moldover, M.D. to its medical staff. Dr. Moldover will be seeing outpatients beginning July 2005 at the physical rehabilitation hospital in West Haverstraw.

Dr. Moldover is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and holds a subspecialty in Pain Medicine. A leading authority in rehabilitation medicine, he specializes in the evaluation and management of persistent and chronic back and neck pain. His approach focuses on the identification of the active pain generators to develop a rational approach to management. He utilizes a range of modalities, including spinal injections, medications, physical therapy, exercise, counseling and various complementary modalities, while also encouraging patients to actively participate in the development of the treatment plan, with the goal of achieving an optimal level of comfort and function.

Dr. Moldover received his undergraduate degree from Trinity College and his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed a residency in internal medicine at the University of Rochester and completed both a residency and fellowship in rehabilitation medicine at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. Dr. Moldover was a member of the Helen Hayes Hospital medical staff from 1990 to 1995, serving as chief of rehabilitation medicine. He currently serves as a Clinical Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Moldover has published extensively in the area of rehabilitation of the elderly and individuals with disabilities.

“We are very happy to welcome Dr. Moldover back to Helen Hayes Hospital,” says Magdalena Ramirez, Chief Executive Officer. “He is committed to helping individuals maximize their function and our patients will benefit greatly from his innovative and caring approach.”
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Moldover, call 845-786-4097.