Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is The Chairman of Orthopedics at the Bronxcare Health System in New York. He helps patients as they undergo adult reconstruction surgery. Dr. Kirschenbaum helps people fix their shoulders, hips, and knees. He also helps patients with joint issues. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum serves on the Medscape Editorial Advisory Board. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, as well as The Chief Medical Officer of DTC Health Com.
Starting His Career
Dr. Kirschenbaum received his undergraduate degree from Brown University. He then enrolled in The Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Kirschenbaum completed his studies at Thomas Jefferson University, where he studied adult reconstructive surgery. Dr. Kirschenbaum worked at his own private practice for a few years, where he performed hundreds of surgeries every year.
Dr. Kirschenbaum loves brainstorming ideas and being able to execute them. He advises people to avoid being passive. He believes that it is a good idea to surround yourself with people who want to see you succeed. Dr. Kirschenbaum is excited about some of the new medical trends that are providing value to patients. He believes that while healthcare prices continue to rise, there are positives to be excited about in the future.