Banner Orthopedic Residency
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center was accredited to educate residents in Orthopedic Surgery in July 2007.
The program is five years in duration. Four categorical PGY-1 residents are matched each year through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). Applications to the progrma are accepted through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) .
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center is the sponsoring institution. The core curriculum, the PGY-1 rotations, the General/Community Orthopedic Service and research are based.
Participating institutions for sub-specialty clinical rotations include:
- Phoenix Children's Hospital
- Mayo Clinic Hospital
- St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
- Arizona State University Sun Devil's Sports Clinic
Research sites include:
- Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
- The Center for Interventional Biomaterials, Harrington Department of Bioengineering, in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering at ASU .
The pursuit of scholarly activities is an integral part of the program. Advanced training occurs in all orthopedic subspecialties, including
- Musculoskeletal Trauma
- Adult Reconstruction
- Pediatric Orthopedics
- Sports Orthopedics
- Hand and Upper Extremity
- Foot and Ankle
- Musculoskeletal Oncology
- Orthopedic Research.
The Orthopedic Residency is one of nine residency programs in the highly successful Graduate Medical Education Department of Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center. Educational excellence is a well established tradition. There are currently 244 residents in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Med-Peds, General Surgery, Oral Maxillo-Facial Surgery.Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orthopedic Surgery, and Psychiatry. GME also includes eight excellent fellowship programs that enroll about 41 fellows. and fellows
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center is a full-service quaternary care hospital located in downtown Phoenix with 663 inpatient beds and extensive outpatient activities.
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