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Comprehensive Experience for Quality Patient Care

Our Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program prepares surgeons for successful careers by offering an invigorating and comprehensive training experience with numerous hands-on opportunities aimed at instilling confidence and expertise, underscored by quality didactic training.

Residents experience a broad scope of health care within the hospital and clinic settings and are encouraged to show leadership and participate in advancing the area of orthopedic surgery.

This five-year (60 month) osteopathic post-graduate program is an American Osteopathic Association-approved residency with both DO and MD faculty physicians, is based at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, the largest tertiary care hospital within Samaritan Health Services.

Curriculum & Didactics

Our Orthopedic Surgery Resident Program features a rigorous and comprehensive curriculum with a wide spectrum of hands-on experience.

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Director & Residents

Our residents are dedicated to osteopathic practices within primary skills.

Our faculty are mindful and attentive, providing comprehensive hands-on experiences and an excellent didactic program. We are fortunate to have a large group of committed and skilled surgeons dedicated to educating the next generation of orthopedic surgeons.

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What Our Residents Say

“It’s a new program, and I can be part of developing different aspects of a new program... All of the residents in the
orthopedic program who are all motivated and have the same goal in mind of learning as much as you
can about orthopedics." - Craig Gillis, DO