Jung Hwan Ahn

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Jung Hwan Ahn, M.D.

Clinical Professor; Service Chief at NYUHC; Dir Rusk Institute Rehab; Dir-Med Com-Neuro Rehab
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine (Fac)

Clinical Addresses

Ambulatory Care Center
240 E. 38TH STREET
15TH FLOOR
NEW YORK, NY 10016
Hours: Mon. 9 - 5; Tue. 9 - 5; Wed. 9 - 5; Thu. 9 - 5; Fri. 9 - 5
Handicap Access: yes
Phone: 212-263-6037
Fax: 646-501-7775

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Medical Specialties

Rehabilitation Medicine

Medical Expertise

Back/Neck/Joint Rehabiliation, Spinal Cord Rehabilitation, Geriatric Rehab, Post Polio Syndrome

Clinical Responsibilities

Dr. Ahn is on faculty of NYU School of Medicine since 1980, and he is a clinical professor of Rehabilitation Medicine. Currently, Dr. Ahn serves as Direction of Inpatient Services of Rusk Institute and as Rehab Medicine Service Chief of NYU Langone Medical Center. In 1986-1990 he had served as Project Director of NY Regional Spinal Cord Injury Model System, which was federally funded by NIDDR. In 1986 he became Chief of the Fourth Floor Inpatient Service at Rusk Institute, and in 2005 he was appointed to server as an Associate Clinical Director of the Rusk Institute. He has published articles and contributed textbook chapters on stroke and on spinal cord injury. He also wrote a book entitled "Recovering from a Stroke." He is board certified in Rehabilitation Medicine, and has a subspecialty board in SCI Medicine. Since 1991 he has been nominated consecutively as one of the best doctors in New York, published in New York magazine. Specialties and area of interest: spinal cord injury, spine related disability, stroke, disease in central nervous system, neuro-vascular disease

Languages

Korean

Insurance

AETNA HMO, AETNA INDEMNITY, AETNA MEDICARE, AETNA POS, AETNA PPO/EPO, AFFINITY, AFFINITY EXCHANGE- ESSENTIAL, CIGNA EPO/POS, Cigna PPO, EBCBS EPO, EBCBS HLTHY NY, EBCBS HMO, EBCBS INDEMNITY, EBCBS MEDIBLUE, EBCBS POS, EBCBS PPO, ELDERPLAN, GHI CBP, HEALTHREPUBLIC, HIP ACCESS I, HIP ACCESS II, HIP CHLD HLTH, HIP EPO/PPO, HIP HMO, HIP MEDICARE, HIP POS, LOCAL 1199 PPO, MAGNACARE PPO, MULTIPLAN/PHCS PPO, Medicare, NY MEDICAID, NYS EMPIRE PLAN, OSCAR, OXFORD EXCHANGE, OXFORD FREEDOM, Oxford Liberty, Oxford Medicare, Railroad Medicare, Tricare, UHC COMMUNITY & STATE PLAN, UHC EPO, UHC HMO, UHC MEDICARE, UHC POS, UHC PPO, UHC TOP TIER, UNITED EXCHANGE- COMPASS, UPN Elite, WELLCARE CHLD HLTH, WELLCARE FAM HLTH WELLCARE MEDICAID, WELLCARE MEDICARE, WORKERS COMP

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Board Certification

1999 — Ab Pm&R - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
2008 — Ab Pm&R (Spinal Cord Injury Medicine)

Education

1970 — Catholic Medical College, Medical Education
1975-1976 — Mount Sinai Medical Center (Obstetrics & Gynecol), Residency Training
1976-1979 — NYU Medical Center, Residency Training
1979-1980 — NYU Medical Center (Spinal Cord Injury), Clinical Fellowships

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -

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http://hsl.med.nyu.edu/faculty-bibliography-search

Stroke rehabilitation
Ahn, Jung; Rizzo, John-Ross; Rojas, Ana-Marie
Motor Disorders [S.l.] : American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, 2013,
— id: 590932, year: 2013, vol: , page: 899, stat: Chapter,

Improvement in neurological deficits caused by a pontine abscess with antibiotics and inpatient rehabilitation: A case report
Rosenberg, S; Boudakian, C V; Khan, S; Ahn, J H
2013 September 2013;5(9):S284-S284, PM&R
— id: 628562, year: 2013, vol: 5, page: S284, stat: Journal Article,

Spinal cord injury
Ahn, Jung; Berliner, Jeffrey
Medical aspects of disability : a handbook for the rehabilitation professional New York : Springer, c2011,
— id: 5796, year: 2011, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

Body Systems: An Overview
Ahn, Jung H
Medical aspects of disability : a handbook for the rehabilitation professional New York, NY, US: Springer Publishing Co, 2005,
— id: 4104, year: 2005, vol: , page: 31, stat: Chapter,

Paraplegia subsequent to administration of tissue plasminogen activator and intravenous heparin following myocardial infarction--a case report [In Process Citation]
DePorto R; Ahn JH; Gianutsos JG
2000 Summer;23(2):150-152, Journal of spinal cord medicine
— id: 11579, year: 2000, vol: 23, page: 150, stat: Journal Article,

Tetraparesis following dental extraction: case report and discussion of preventive measures for cervical spinal hyperextension injury
Whiteson JH; Panaro N; Ahn JH; Firooznia H
1997 Oct;20(4):422-425, Journal of spinal cord medicine
— id: 12232, year: 1997, vol: 20, page: 422, stat: Journal Article,

MOTOR RECOVERY OF THE UPPER EXTREMITIES IN TRAUMATIC QUADRIPLEGIA - A MULTICENTER STUDY
DITUNNO, JF; STOVER, SL; FREED, MM; AHN, JH
1992 MAY ;73(5):431-436, Archives of physical medicine & rehabilitation
— id: 51953, year: 1992, vol: 73, page: 431, stat: Journal Article,

Scrotal fistula from urethro-vasal reflux in paraplegia
Ahn JH; Reiter R; Farcon E; Morales P
1989 Dec;34(6):383-384, Urology
— id: 10414, year: 1989, vol: 34, page: 383, stat: Journal Article,

COMPUTERIZED DOCUMENTATION OF FUNCTIONAL GAIN IN SPINAL-CORD INJURED PATIENTS
Brown, M; Ahn, JH
1987 Sep;68(9):584-584, Archives of physical medicine & rehabilitation
— id: 31125, year: 1987, vol: 68, page: 584, stat: Journal Article,

Venous plethysmography values in patients with spinal cord injury
Frieden, R A; Ahn, J H; Pineda, H D; Minutoli, F; Whelan, E
1987 Jul;68(7):427-429, Archives of physical medicine & rehabilitation
— id: 583242, year: 1987, vol: 68, page: 427, stat: Journal Article,

VENOUS PLETHYSMOGRAPHY VALUES IN PATIENTS WITH SPINAL-CORD INJURY
FRIEDEN, RA; AHN, JH; PINEDA, HD; MINUTOLI, F; WHELAN, E
1987 JUL ;68(7):427-429, Archives of physical medicine & rehabilitation
— id: 41687, year: 1987, vol: 68, page: 427, stat: Journal Article,

FLOOR REACTION ORTHOSIS - CLINICAL-EXPERIENCE
YANG, GFW; CHU, DS; AHN, JH; LEHNEIS, HR; CONCEICAO, RM
1986 ;40(1):33-37 SPR, Orthotics & prosthetics
— id: 41603, year: 1986, vol: 40, page: 33, stat: Journal Article,

DEEP-VEIN THROMBOSIS - REPLY
Ahn, JH
1985 ;66(11):796-796, Archives of physical medicine & rehabilitation
— id: 30824, year: 1985, vol: 66, page: 796, stat: Journal Article,

Deep venous thrombosis: diagnosis in spinal cord injured patients
Chu, D A; Ahn, J H; Ragnarsson, K T; Helt, J; Folcarelli, P; Ramirez, A
1985 Jun;66(6):365-368, Archives of physical medicine & rehabilitation
— id: 124439, year: 1985, vol: 66, page: 365, stat: Journal Article,

Sudden quadriplegia after a minor trauma. The role of preexisting spinal stenosis
Firooznia H; Ahn JH; Rafii M; Ragnarsson KT
1985 Feb;23(2):165-168, Surgical neurology
— id: 29071, year: 1985, vol: 23, page: 165, stat: Journal Article,

Serum albumin as a predictor of course and outcome on a rehabilitation service
Glenn, M B; Carfi, J; Belle, S E; Ahn, J H; Gordon, W A; Myer, P A; Miron-Bernstein, S; Ragnarsson, K T
1985 May;66(5):294-297, Archives of physical medicine & rehabilitation
— id: 122425, year: 1985, vol: 66, page: 294, stat: Journal Article,

Current trends in stabilizing high thoracic and thoracolumbar spinal fractures
Ahn, J H; Ragnarsson, K T; Gordon, W A; Goldfinger, G; Lewin, H M
1984 Jul;65(7):366-369, Archives of physical medicine & rehabilitation
— id: 122424, year: 1984, vol: 65, page: 366, stat: Journal Article,

SPINAL SURGERY FOR FRACTURES OF THE THORACO-LUMBAR SPINE - CURRENT TRENDS
AHN, JH; RAGNARSSON, KT; SELL, GH; LEWIN, HM; GOLDFINGER, GH; GORDON, WA
1981 ;62(10):538-538, Archives of physical medicine & rehabilitation
— id: 40177, year: 1981, vol: 62, page: 538, stat: Journal Article,