Biographies – Ryan/Chelsea-Clinton Community Health Center

The Ryan Health Network.


Ellen Birenbaum, MD

Medical Director

Dr. Birenbaum joined the Ryan/Chelsea-Clinton Community Health Center as the Medical Director in June, 2015. Dr. Birenbaum is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and received her medical degree from SUNY at Stony Brook. Prior to joining Ryan/Chelsea-Clinton, Dr. Birenbaum worked as the Medical Director of The Robert Mapplethorpe Residential Treatment Facility and the Faculty Practice at Phillips Ambulatory Care Center at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital. Prior to that she was a partner in a hospital-based group practice and served as Director of Medical Education in the Department of Internal Medicine at New York Downtown Hospital.