Medical Students

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery considers the training of medical students to the field of orthopaedic surgery to be a very important part of its academic medical program. Medical students from throughout the United States, participate in our Fourth Year Clerkship and Summer Externship programs and gain experience in the following:

  • The orthopaedic history and physical
  • Orthopaedic Radiology
  • Basic splinting & casting techniques
  • Office based Orthopaedics
  • Orthopaedic care in an acute setting
  • Operative treatment of common orthopaedic conditions