Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital Orthopedic Surgery Residency Curriculum

 
 

PGY1
6 Months Orthopedic Surgery
1 Month General Surgery
1 Month Plastic Surgery

1 Month Surgical Intensive Care Unit

1 Month Physical Medicine an Rehabilitation

1 Month Emergency Medicine

1 Month Internal Medicine

ATLS Training - Paid by the hospital

 

PGY2
Trauma - Ascension St. John Hospital & Medical Center

Spine - Ascension St. John Providence Southfield and Providence Park

Joints/General - Ascension St. John Providence Southfield and Providence Park

Resident Arthroplasty Course 

AO Basic Trauma Course

Cadaveric Courses - Michigan Statewide Campus

 

PGY3

Joints/General - Ascension St. John Providence Southfield & Providence Park

Trauma - Ascension St. John Hospital & Medical Center

Hand- Henry Ford Macomb Hospital

Pediatrics - DMC Children's Hospital

Elective*

Industry sponsored subspecialty courses

 

PGY4
Foot and Ankle - Beaumont Hospital

Trauma - Ascension St. John Hospital & Medical Center

Joints/General - Ascension St. John Providence Southfield & Providence Park
Elective*

AO Advanced Trauma Courses

 

PGY5

Trauma - Ascension St. John Hospital & Medical Center

Joints/General - Ascension St. John Providence Southfield & Providence Park

Elective*

AOAO and AAOS National Conferences

 

*Elective months are used for Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Oncology, Research, or additional subspecialty training, with the training locations within the Greater Detroit Region. - There are no out-of-state rotations provided.

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Research
Each resident is request to complete scholarly activity  with subsequent publication and/or presentation. Currently, every resident within the program is involved in various Orthopedic research projects. 

 

Resident Benefits

Yearly stipend to cover the cost of textbooks, computer, courses, conferences and food stipend to use at all Ascension hospitals.  Personalized lead apron, lead glasses, and loupes included.  Ascension offers competitive salary