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University at Buffalo Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Information

Residency Program:

University at Buffalo Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Director:

Lawrence B Bone, MD

Number of Residents:

5 per year

Number of Staff:

33

Accredited:

Accredited

Length of Program:

5

Start Dates:

June

Program Contact Information

Name:

Tammy L Smith

Address:

Erie County Medical Center
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Ground Floor
462 Grider St

City:

Buffalo

State/Province:

New York

Zip/Postal code

14215

Phone:

(716) 898-5053

Fax:

(716) 898-3323

Email:

tsmith4@buffalo.edu

Website:

http://www.ubortho.buffalo.edu

Program Highlights

  • Weekly clinic involvement in arthroplasty, spine, foot and ankle, sports medicine, hand and shoulder
  • Research
    • Rotation in PGY-2 to begin project design
    • Extensive core facilities, along with numerous affiliated specialty locations
  • Didactic sessions
    • Weekly conferences cover: case discussions, Grand Rounds, basic science
    • Fracture board 3-4x per week
    • Monthly anatomy lab
    • Monthly journal club
    • Periodic sessions for fractures, casting, splinting techniques, IM rodding and screw fixation

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Program Curriculum

  • PGY-1: Multi-system trauma, burns, vascular surgery, emergency, anesthesiology, orthopaedics
  • PGY-2: Trauma, adult reconstruction, foot and ankle, osteotomies, spine, shoulder, hand, upper extremity, general orthopaedics, research
  • PGY-3: Sports, pediatrics, oncology
  • PGY-4: Pediatric, adult reconstruction, spine, hand
  • PGY-5: Chief resident, trauma, adult elective surgery, arthroplasty, spine, general orthopaedics

Program Hospitals

  • University at Buffalo School of Medicine - Buffalo, NY
  • University at Buffalo Affiliated Physician Practices (UBAPP) - Buffalo, NY
  • University at Buffalo Physician Practices (UBPP) - Buffalo, NY
  • Kaleida Health System (Buffalo General Hospital) - Buffalo, NY
  • Kaleida Health System (Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo) - Buffalo, NY
  • Kaleida Health System (Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital) - Buffalo, NY
  • Erie County Medical Center - Buffalo, NY



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