Jonathan Rakofsky, MD

Assistant Editor, WikEM



Jonathan Rakofsky M.D. is an Emergency Medicine physician in West Palm Beach, Florida. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

He then earned his Medical Doctor degree from the Ponce School of Medicine in 2012. Following graduation, he moved to Detroit, Michigan where he completed an Emergency Medicine residency at Henry Ford Hospital. After residency, he returned to his birthplace, Miami, Florida to begin work as an Emergency Medicine physician at Mercy Hospital. He has since relocated to West Palm Beach and is now affiliated with many hospitals in the area including Florida Medical Center, St. Mary’s Medical Center, & JFK North.

In 2018 Dr. Rakofsky began his year with international training in aesthetic medicine interventions such as neuromodulators, injectable fillers, medically supervised weight loss, and laser treatments. He then created Forever Young MedSpa in Jupiter, Florida which became part of the larger franchise, 4Ever Young Anti-Aging Solutions where he then served as its medical director, while also maintaining his position as an Emergency Medicine physician at a level-1 trauma center.

Dr. Rakofsky enjoys teaching and takes every opportunity to advise and share clinical pearls with his medical students, physician assistant students, and nursing staff. He firmly believes teaching others and his own continuing education are vital to upholding the highest standard of care in Emergency Medicine. He is proud to be part of the WikEM team.