As the Chairman of Orthopaedics with premier healthcare provider Bronxcare Health System, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum leads a highly skilled team of medical professional in a constant drive to provide the best possible patient care and service. Issues with bones and joints and in particular replacement of shoulders, knees and hips are all a part of what Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum specializes in. The career of Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is an extensive one and includes time spent working as a surgeon but also working in the leadership and design process for medical equipment in his area. Information technology has also been a significant focus of the career of Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum. He holds his medical degree from Brown University and went on to add further qualifications in reconstructive surgery which were obtained from the program at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Kirschenbaum is quite notable for his creation of the BoneHone website that eventually was purchased by the company Medscape.
The typical day in the life of Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum includes checking social media as well as email. He likes using the resources made possible by today’s global connectivity in order to network with people who work in his industry. A typical day also consists of meetings with the major administrative personnel that run Dr. Kirschenbaum’s department. The rest of the day consists of items ranging from patient consultations to working towards methods to improve overall patient care and patient experience.
When it comes to bringing life to a new idea, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum likes to spend a significant amount of time investigating every aspect of the idea in order to determine the best way to make it a reality. From there, it is then possible to come up with plans for factors such as distribution. He has also become very interested in the concept of value-based care in the healthcare field. At the end of the day, it is all about outcomes that are patient-based for Dr. Kirschenbaum.