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Henry Ford Hospital Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Information

Residency Program:

Henry Ford Hospital Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Director:

Theodore W Parsons, III, MD

Number of Residents:

30

Number of Staff:

27

Accredited:

Accredited

Length of Program:

5

Start Dates:

January, July, August

Program Contact Information

Name:

Kathleen A Derrig, BA

Address:

Henry Ford Hospital
Orthopedic Surgery CFP-642
2799 W Grand Blvd

City:

Detroit

State/Province:

Michigan

Zip/Postal code

48202

Phone:

(313) 916-7520

Fax:

(313) 916-0475

Email:

kderrig1@hfhs.org

Website:

http://henryford.com/body_program.cfm?id=37301

Program Highlights

  • Large trauma service
    • PGY-2 and PGY-2 residents functioning as "trauma junior" on overnight call
    • Daily Trauma Board, reviewing all cases from previous night
  • Didactic program
    • Weekly Grand Rounds
    • Weekly clinical conferences
    • Monthly journal club
    • Anatomy review, with lecture and lab time
    • Annual 3-day Basic Science and Pathology Review

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Program Curriculum

  • PGY-1: Adult joint reconstruction, sports, trauma, surgical intensive care, internal medicine, plastics, vascular, radiology, anesthesia, pediatric surgery, general trauma surgery
  • PGY-2: Joints, hand, spine, pediatrics
  • PGY-3: Foot and ankle, sports, trauma, pediatrics, research
  • PGY-4: Spine, joints, trauma, hand, sports, tumor, research
  • PGY-5: Team leaders in sports, joints, foot and ankle, hand; 4 months in trauma; finalize and submit research paper

Program Hospitals

  • Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit, MI
  • Gillette Children's Hospital - St Paul, MN
  • Children's Hospital of Michigan - Detroit, MI
  • William Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak, MI



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