About Our Team
Dr. Yuriy Ivanov, DO
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Resident
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine Bio:
Yuriy Ivanov DO earned his medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, NY. He completed his internship at Nassau University Medical Center where he rotated in different hospital departments. Dr. Ivanov is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Medical Association and the New York Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. His voluntary efforts include providing medical support at races sponsored by the New York City Road Runners. He is fluent in English and Russian. In his spare time he likes to build and fly radio-controlled airplanes, helicopters and. He graduated from Townsend Harris HS where he became interested in storytelling and humanities studies; however, he pursued a career in medicine because he wanted to make a difference in people’s lives. He is now a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation resident at Montefiore Medical Center, an avid VR enthusiast, proud father, doctor and entrepreneur.
About Team Members
Attending Physician, MD
Grigory Syrkin, MD earned his medical degree from Saba University School of Medicine and completed a surgical internship at Montefiore, followed by one year of research under the mentorship of Steven K. Libutti, MD, Vice Chairman, Department of Surgery, and Director, Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care. He completed his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at New York-Presbyterian and a fellowship in cancer rehabilitation at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Dr. Syrkin—co-author of studies published in peer-reviewed journals including Cancer Gene Therapy and the Journal of Applied Biomechanics as well as a chapter on management of joint pain in Managing Breast Cancer: A Guide to Living Well through Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation—has presented on a range of physical medicine and rehabilitation topics at national medical meetings including the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the International Society of Biomechanics.
Dr. Syrkin is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Medical Association and the North American Spine Society. His voluntary efforts include providing medical support at races sponsored by the New York City Road Runners. He is fluent in English and Russian.