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School of Medicine Columbia

  • Dr. Walsh with a patient

Orthopedic Surgery

We'll help you learn orthopedic surgery through one-on-one care with patients and teach you how to guide treatment from diagnosis to recovery. We use the latest medical technology and innovative procedures through our partnership with Prisma Health.  

Dedication to Patient Care

Our department's faculty and students take patient care very seriously. We work one-on-one with each patient to diagnose, treat and guide recovery. We deliver that quality patient care through a partnership with Prisma Health. You can learn more about our offerings, request an appointment and meet our physicians online.


Sports Medicine Fellowship

If you've completed an ACGME-accredited residency in primary care, you'll have the opportunity to pursue our 12-month sports medicine fellowship. You can learn more about the fellowship, including how to apply, on the Prisma Health website.


Orthopedic Surgery Residency

We accept two orthopedic residents each year for our five-year residency program. During your residency, you'll get a chance to work side-by-side with physician educators in nearly one-on-one clinical and operative experiences. You'll spend your time exploring eight major subspecialties including:

  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Upper Extremity
  • Sports Medicine
  • Spine
  • Adult Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle
  • General Orthopedics


Athletic Training Residency 

Our program is one of only six in the country that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). As a resident you'll further your awareness of all aspects of sports medicine and prepare to work in a variety of clinical, surgical, research and educational settings. You can learn more and apply to the residency on the Prisma Health website. 


Our Specialties 

  • Foot and Ankle
  • Joint Replacement
  • Spine
  • Trauma and Fracture
  • Interventional Medicine
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Sports Medicine
  • Hand and Upper Extremity 

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