Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is a medical doctor who works at Bronxcare Health System. He is the chairman of their orthopeadics department and the operations he performs includes bones and joints involving the hips, shoulders, and knees. His medical specialty involves correcting the human body’s bones, muscles, and ligaments. Whether the patient had had a condition from birth, it developed over time, or was caused by an accident he can help them surgically.
He lives and works in New York City. In addition to being a surgeon, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is also an entrepreneur, businessman, and more. Other organization’s he is a leader at include The SwiftPath Program, LLC, Sprocket Health, Medscape, and DTC Healthcom. He is on the board of directors for the American Acadamy of Orthopaedic Surgeons’ EHR Project Team. This involves recommending the medical standards that orthopaedic surgeons should follow as the best practice.
Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum says that one thing he has learned during his career is that there is always someone out there doing things in a better way than you are. He feels that you should reach out to this person and learn from them. That has how he has built much of the knowledge he needs to be a top orthopaedic surgeon.
His days are filled with a lot of different activities. He says he gets up pretty early in the day so he can look at social media sites, especially Linkedin, and get through his emails. He has a standard meeting each morning to start the day at Bronxcare Health System and this is sometimes followed by having a patient in his office or creating value-improvement projects.