Comprehensive Training in Orthopedic & Sports Medicine
At University Hospitals, we are dedicated to educating tomorrow’s orthopedic surgeons and sports medicine physicians through exceptional medical education programs. Our Orthopedic Residency Program is one of the premier advanced training opportunities in the U.S., and hundreds of candidates apply every year. The program provides comprehensive training in all aspects of orthopedics and our residents have access to nationally recognized research programs and state-of-the-art facilities.
The department also offers highly sought-after fellowships in several areas of concentration, including adult joint reconstruction, spinal surgery and pediatric orthopedic surgery. Additionally, we offer two fellowship programs specific to sports medicine – orthopedic surgery sports medicine and primary care sports medicine.
- Medical Students
The Department of Orthopaedics offers medical students exposure to a variety of musculoskeletal disorders.
The Department of Orthopedics, in collaboration with Case Western Reserve University, offer the following ACGME residency program.
- Orthopaedic Medicine Fellowships
Working alongside some of the leading experts in the field, fellows are immersed in teaching, clinical and research aspects of their area of concentration.
- Sports Medicine Fellowships
University Hospitals Sports Medicine offers two accredited fellowship programs for physicians to gain further knowledge and experience in the field of sports medicine.
- First Response for Sports Trauma Course (FRST)
A comprehensive training program that provides first responders with appropriate treatment protocols for the unique emergencies that arise during athletic events.