This outpatient US clinical experience will take place in Chicago (approximately 40 miles south of downtown). The outpatient surgery center is approximately 3 miles from the outpatient clinic.
Monday Noon to 4:30 PM; Tuesday - Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (of note, Tuesdays will be with nurse practitioner; Thursday mornings will be in outpatient surgery center)
Hours have been provided by the preceptor. Hours are subject to change at the preceptor’s discretion, but the minimum total hours will remain approximately the same.
What you will do:
You will be under the supervision of a physician who is board-certified in orthopedic surgery and a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. This is an accomplished orthopedic surgeon who is known for his commitment to delivering high-quality care. He has a background in sports medicine and has served as team physician for multiple sports programs. He performs a wide range of surgeries, including knee/hip replacement, shoulder reconstruction, and carpal tunnel release, among other procedures.
He is especially proud of the relationships he has built with his patients and has created a practice in which the entire care team is dedicated to providing personalized care. He believes in listening to his patients, to understanding their condition and its impact on their lives, and treating everyone with respect. He considers it an honor to be a role model to students, enjoys mentoring aspiring physicians, and has a
Who should consider this rotation:
International medical graduates (IMGs) and students seeking US clinical experience in orthopedic surgery or sports medicine.
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During the rotation:
Our team will be checking in periodically with you to ensure that you are having an optimal experience. We encourage you to contact us if you have any questions during the rotation.