Dr. Kristi Kirschner MD Physiatrist

Dr. Kristi Kirschner is a physiatrist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. She is one of 2 doctors at Mount Sinai Hospital who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Physiatrist: General Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Clinical Interests: Attitude of Health Personnel, health disparities, Professional Ethics, Medical Ethics, Health Services Accessibility, Informed Consent, Brain Injuries, Patient Advocacy, Decision Making

Hospital Affiliation

Mount Sinai Hospital

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center - Northwestern University
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1987–1990

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1986–1987

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1986

University of Chicago MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
Other Training, Clinical Medical Ethics, 1994–1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

IL State Medical License
Active through 2017

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Pregnancy outcomes of women with physical disabilities: a matched cohort study.
Morton, C.,Le, J. T.,Shahbandar, L.,Hammond, C.,Murphy, E. A.,Kirschner, K. L.

The tracheostomy tube.
Kirschner, K. L., Smith, J., Donnelley, S.

What is the role of the speech-language pathologist?
Kirschner, K. L.

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