PCOM is one of the most competitive osteopathic orthopedic residencies in the country. Residents are able to work with nationally renowned surgeons and attend a multitude of educational opportunities throughout the year. At the conclusion of training, residents have typically logged more than 1,200 cases.
PGY 2-5 residents rotate at 9 hospitals (6 Philadelphia, 1 New Jersey, 1 Massachusetts, 1 Maryland) on 2 month long blocks. Residents learn from over 50 orthopedic surgeons, with the majority being fellowship trained. There is exposure to all sub-specialties with opportunities to work alongside some of the best surgeons in the country, whom publish frequently in leading journals and speak at national conferences.
The hospitals listed below are the current sites for rotations.
New England Baptist Hospital (Orthopedic Specialty Hospital)
125 Parker Hill Avene, Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
Shared with 1 Navy resident, 3 Tufts residents, 5 NEBH joints fellows, 2 spine fellows
Housing Provided: The Landmark
Rotations: joints, spine
Chesnut Hill Hospital - Tower Health
8835 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19118
Rotation: Joints, Hand, Sports
Attendings: Temple Orthopedics
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