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Physicians & Leadership

Pioneering Rehabilitation

Bento Mascarenhas, M.D., FACP, FACR

Director, Arthritis Center, The Burke Rehabilitation Hospital

Outpatient Services Arthritis Center

Problems helped: all forms of arthritic disorders including lupus, muscle diseases, vasculitis and other forms of connective tissue diseases; evaluates patients for osteoporosis
Referrals: accepts physician or self referrals

Specialty Certifications

Internal Medicine, 1972
Rheumatology, 1974

Education:

  • B.S., University of Bombay, India, 1955
  • M.D., Escola Medico-Cirurgica De Goa, India, 1961

Postgraduate Training:

  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Lawrence Hospital, Bronxville, New York, 1964
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Westchester County Medical Center, Valhalla, New York, 1966
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Westchester County Medical Center, Valhalla, New York, 1967
  • Fellow, Internal Medicine, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York, 1967-1970
  • Fellow, Rheumatology, The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, 1967-1970

Academic Appointments

Adjunct Professor of Medicine, New York Medical College