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Banner Good Samaritan Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Information

Residency Program:

Banner Good Samaritan Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Director:

Alex McLaren M.D.

Number of Residents:

4/year

Number of Staff:

36

Accredited:

Accredited

Length of Program:

5 years

Start Dates:

June 2012

Program Contact Information

Name:

"Lollie" (Laurel) Kechanin

Address:

1320 N 10th Street, Suite A

City:

Phoenix

State/Province:

Arizona

Zip/Postal code

85006

Phone:

(602) 839-3671

Fax:

(602) 839-3788

Email:

laurel.kechanin@bannerhealth.com

Website:

http://www.bannerhealth.com Keyword: orthopaedic residency

Program Highlights

Banner Orthopaedic Residency Power Point

Program Gallery


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Program Curriculum

PGY-1
The first year of training consists of 10 months on surgical services and two months on related medical specialties:

  • Basic Motor Skills and Anesthesia
  • Trauma and Emergency Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Surgical Intensive Care
  • Plastics Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • MSK Trauma (3 months)
  • Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • Upper Extremity
  • Foot and Ankle

PGY-2
The Orthopaedic curriculum starts in the second year. Rotations are performed in three month blocks.

  • MSK Trauma
  • Adult Reconstruction
  • MSK Oncology
  • Orthopaedic Research

PGY-3
The third year is comprised of sub-specialty rotations:

  • MSK Trauma
  • Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • Sports Orthopaedics
  • Hand & Upper Extremity

PGY-4
Residents progress to assuming senior level responsibilities

  • Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • Foot and Ankle
  • Spine
  • Orthopaedic Research

PGY-5
The final year of training solidifies the residents' understanding of the complexities of orthopaedics:

  • MSK Trauma
  • Adult Reconstruction
  • Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • Sports Orthopaedics

Program Hospitals

Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
Phoenix Children's Hospital
Arizona State University (Tempe)
St Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
Banner Desert Medical Center
Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Gateway Surgical Center
Piper Surgical Center
Arrowhead Hospital and Medical Center
Oasis Hospital



Program Workspace


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Residents


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Faculty


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Alumni


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