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 10 hospitals (7 Pennsylvania, 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. 


Lankenau Medical Center (Level 2 Trauma Center)

100 E. Lancaster Ave

Wynnewood, PA 19096

2 PGY-5

1 PGY-3

1 PGY-2

Rotations: general, joints, spine, hand, sports


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - Methodist Division

2301 South Broad Street

Philadelphia, PA 19148

2 PGY-5

1 PGY-2

Shared with 4 S&E, 2 sports, and 9 Philadelphia Hand Center fellows

Rotations: general, shoulder & elbow, sports, hand

Delaware County Memorial Hospital

501 N. Lansdowne Avenue

Drexel Hill, PA 19026

1 PGY-5

1 PGY-2

Rotations: general, shoulder & elbow, joints

Jefferson Bucks Hospital - 3B Orthopaedics 

380 North Oxford Valley Road

Langhorne, PA 19047

1 PGY-3

Shared with 1 3B Sports fellow

Rotations: sports, joints, hand

Pennsylvania Hospital Penn Medicine (University of Pennsylvania Health System)

800 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

1 PGY-4 resident

Shared with 1 University of Pennsylvania resident, 1 Drexel resident, and 2 F&A fellows

Rotation: foot and ankle

Cooper University Hospital (Level 1 Trauma Center)

1 Cooper Plaza

Camden, NJ 08103

2 PGY-4

1 PGY-3

Shared with Cooper University residents and Rowan-SOM residents

Rotations: trauma

St. Christopher's Hospital for Children (Level 1 Trauma Center)

3601 A Street

Philadelphia, PA 19134

1 PGY-4

1 PGY-2

Shared with 2 Drexel residents, 1 Einstein and/or Temple resident, +/- 1 fellow

Rotation: pediatrics

New England Baptist Hospital (Orthopedic Specialty Hospital)

125 Parker Hill Avene

Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120

1 PGY-4

1 PGY-3

Shared with 1 Navy resident, 3 Tufts residents, 5 NEBH joints fellows, 2 spine fellows

Housing Provided: The Landmark

                                                                                 Rotations: joints, spine

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore (Level 2 Trauma Center)

2401 West Belvedere Avenue

Baltimore, MD 21215

1 PGY-4

2 PGY-3

2 PGY-2

Shared with 2 Rubin Institute joint fellows

Rotations: general, joints (Rubin Institute), oncology, pediatric limb lengthening 

Nazareth Hospital - Trinity Mercy Health

2601 Holme Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19152

1 PGY-5

Rotation: General