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Orthopaedic Residency Program

Quillen College of Medicine


The Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program follows a five-year track curriculum:

PGY Level 1

4 months- General Orthopaedics

2 months- Trauma Surgery/ICU

1 month- General Orthopaedics (nights)

1 month-  General Surgery

1 month-   Internal Medicine

1 month-  Emergency Medicine

1 month- Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

1 month- Anesthesiology


PGY Level 2

3 months- Hand

3 months- General Orthopaedics

3 months- Total Joints

3 months- Orthopaedic Trauma

PGY Level 3

6 months- Pediatric Orthopaedics

3 months- General Orthopaedics (nights)

3 months- Spine


PGY Level 4

3 months- Foot/Ankle

3 months- Shoulder

3 months- Sports Medicine

3 months- General Orthopaedics

PGY Level 5 (Chief Resident)

3 months- Orthopaedic Trauma

3 months- General Orthopaedics

6 months- Chief

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