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University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Information

Residency Program:

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Program Director:

Alfonso Mejia, MD, MPH

Number of Residents:

35

Number of Staff:

15

Accredited:

Accredited

Length of Program:

5

Start Dates:

July

Program Contact Information

Name:

Theresa Mora

Address:

University of Illinois Hospital
Room E-270 M/C 844
835 S Wolcott Ave

City:

Chicago

State/Province:

Illinois

Zip/Postal code

60612

Phone:

(312) 996-9858

Fax:

(312) 996-9025

Email:

tmora@uic.edu

Website:

http://www.uic.edu/com/ors

Program Highlights

  • Subspecialty areas:
    • Pediatric orthopaedics
    • Trauma and spine
    • Hand
    • Foot and ankle
    • Sports medicine
    • Metastatic disease
    • Rehab, amputation, post-amputation care
  • Didactics:
    • Weekly core curriculum conference in sports medicine, case presentations, fracture, basic science, cadaver dissection, literature review
    • Site-specific conferences

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Program Curriculum

  • PGY-1: Orthopaedic surgery, rheumatology, musculoskeletal radiology, trauma surgery, general surgery, vascular surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, ICU
  • PGY-2: Rotations at UIC Orange, Rush North Shore, UIC Blue, Weiss, Illinios Masonic
  • PGY-3: Rotations at UIC Blue, UIC Orange, Weiss, Illinois Masonic, Christ Hospital, Research
  • PGY-4: Rotations at Christ Hospital, UIC Orange, UIC Blue, Illinois Masonic, Shriners Hospital for Children, Weiss, Rush North Shore Medical Center
  • PGY-5: Rotations at Christ Hospital , UIC Orange, UIC Blue, Weiss

Program Hospitals

  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago - Chicago, IL
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children (Chicago) - Chicago, IL
  • North Shore Skokie Hospital - Skokie, IL
  • Louis A Weiss Memorial Hospital - Chicago, IL
  • Advocate Christ Medical Center - Oak Lawn, IL
  • University of Illinois Hospital and Clinics - Chicago, IL
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center - Chicago, IL



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