Jeffrey M. Levine, M.D.

Specializing in geriatric medicine & wound care

Dr. Levine is a nationally recognized expert in wound care and pressure ulceration. He sees patients at the Center for Advanced Wound Care at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center, and has published and spoken widely on this topic. His Pocket Guide to Pressure Ulcers co-authored by Elizabeth Ayello RN and published by the New Jersey Hospital Association is in its 4th printing and has sold over 30,000 copies.

Dr. Levine is an attending physician with the faculty practice program at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, on First Avenue and Sixteenth Street in Manhattan. He sees patients in the advanced wound healing center located in Bernstein pavilion, 7th floor, and contributes to the clinical and educational program with the teaching of medical students, geriatric fellows, and house staff including interns and residents.

NPUAP Biennial to Host Panel on End-of-Life Ulcers & Skin Failure


I am pleased to announce that the 2017 National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) Biennial Conference entitled Pressure Injury: Advancing the Vision is hosting a panel of experts to discuss the terminology and evidence related to the important issue of end-of-life wounds and skin failure.  This

New Year’s Day Sketching the Q Train Inaugural Ride


New Year’s Day was a rare opportunity to participate in the opening of a new subway station.  The Q line now starts at 96th Street and stops at 86th Street and 72nd – all new stations – before heading toward Coney Island.  After years of construction


Capturing the Bolivian Sunlight in Watercolor


There is nothing like the dazzling sunlight in the Bolivian Highlands.  At 12,000 feet the bustling city of La Paz and the amazing Lake Titicaca have a crisp atmosphere that brightens colors like I’ve never seen.  This post presents a selection of my sketches and watercolors,


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Dr. Jeffrey M. Levine has authored numerous articles on topics related to healthcare of the elderly. These include medical history, prevention and treatment of chronic wounds such as pressure ulcers, elder neglect and abuse, and physical restraints. He has also edited a book on legal and regulatory aspects of nursing homes.