New faculty spotlight: Arthur Kornitsky, D.O.

August 08, 2018

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Arthur Kornitsky, D.O.

Arthur Kornitsky, D.O., is a new faculty member at UNMC.

  • Name: Arthur Kornitsky, D.O.
  • Hometown: Great Neck, N.Y.
  • Title and department at UNMC: Assistant professor, UNMC Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Medicine

Research/professional interests:

  • Hospital medicine/hospitalist (admitting and caring for inpatients)
  • LGBT health
  • HIV medicine

How I fell in love with hospital medicine:
Hospital medicine is stimulating, allows for continued learning and is personally fulfilling. In this complicated health care system, it gives me great pride to serve as a guide for our patients and their families.


  • D.O., New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, N.Y.
  • Residency, internal medicine, Medstar Franklin Square Medical Center, Baltimore


  • Society of Hospital Medicine
  • Gay and Lesbian Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • Society of Hospital Medicine

Three things people may not know about me:

  • I own two dogs -- a 140-pound Newfie and a Husky mix -- and they are awesome.
  • I am a vegetarian.
  • I love to travel and am always excited to hear about any great places to visit.


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Mary Poole-Balsano
August 08, 2018 at 12:05 PM