Dr. Ethan Rand

Dr. Ethan Rand

Physiatrist at Weill Cornell Medicine Spine Center

Meet Dr. Ethan Rand

Dr. Ethan Rand is Assistant Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine for the Division of Rehabilitation Medicine. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and completed his internship at Pennsylvania Hospital, where he was honored as Intern of the Year. He subsequently completed residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at NewYork-Presbyterian, University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell, where he was selected as Chief Resident and honored with the Physician of the Year House Staff Award. He remained at NewYork-Presbyterian beyond residency to complete additional ACGME-accredited fellowship training in Interventional Spine and Sports Medicine. He has cared for many recreational and professional athletes, and has been a team physician for high school, college and professional sports teams.

Dr. Rand treats a wide range of musculoskeletal, sports, and spine injuries, with a non-operative, patient-centered approach that focuses on maximizing function and optimizing quality of life. He uses state-of-the-art tools such as high-resolution musculoskeletal ultrasound and fluoroscopy for both diagnosis and precise guidance of treatments, including regenerative techniques such as prolotherapy, platelet rich plasma, and stem cell injections.

Dr. Ethan Rand is a physiatrist with Weill Cornell Medicine Spine Center.

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New York, NY

How Dr. Ethan Rand Can Help You


  • Physiatrist

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Fellowship, Interventional Spine & Sports Medicine - New York-Presbyterian
  • Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, NewYork-Presbyterian
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital
  • M.D., Jefferson Medical College
  • B.S., Cornell University


  • Back Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Facet Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain / Neuralgia
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy / Leg Pain
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Conditions
  • Spine Injuries
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Upper Back Pain


  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injections / Blocks
  • Facet Rhizotomy Injections
  • Injections / Blocks
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Medial Branch Nerve Blocks
  • Non-Surgical Treatment and Diagnosis
  • Physical Therapy
  • Radiofrequency Procedures
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injections / Blocks
  • Scoliosis Treatment - Non-Surgical
  • Sports Medicine
  • Ultrasound

Accolades for Dr. Ethan Rand

Professional Distinctions

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine for the Division of Rehabilitation Medicine – Weill Cornell Medicine

Professional Affiliations

  • Spine Intervention Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Association of Academic Physiatrists
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


  • Falcon Award for Service, 2015
  • Physician of the Year House Staff Award, 2014
  • Best Intern Award, 2012

Office Information for Dr. Ethan Rand

Baker Pavilion
525 E. 68th Street
16th Floor
New York, NY 10065
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Primary Location:

Baker Pavilion

525 E. 68th Street
16th Floor
New York, NY 10065


Monday: 9:00 - 5:00
Tuesday: 9:00 - 5:00
Wednesday: 9:00 - 5:00
Thursday: 9:00 - 5:00
Friday: 9:00 - 5:00

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Insurance Accepted

  • Other insurances accepted – call for full list

Additional Locations

NYP Lower Manhattan Hospital
156 William Street
New York, NY 10038
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Profile last updated: July 7, 2016. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.