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The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Geisinger Medical Center is offering a new position for a one year spine fellowship that has been approved starting August 1, 2017. This fellowship will be a comprehensive experience that will provide an excellent exposure to spine surgery. The candidate must be able to be licensed in the state of Pennsylvania and have successfully completed an MD or DO orthopaedic or neurosurgical residency training program.

Geisinger Medical Center (GMC) is a level 1 trauma center serving the central and northeast portions of Pennsylvania area. The fellowship will include exposure to all areas of spinal pathology including trauma, degenerative, deformity and tumor from the cervical spine to the sacrum. Degenerative cases will include adult reconstruction as well as minimally invasive surgery. Pediatric spine will include trauma, congenital and idiopathic scoliosis.

The fellowship is in conjunction with the orthopaedic residency training program at Geisinger Medical Center. Participation with spine service orthopaedic residents and educational conferences is required. A minimum of one publishable research paper is required by the end of the fellowship year.

Applicants must be a qualified orthopaedic surgeon with current board certification. Please send your CV, one page cover letter, and contact information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more information about our department, please visit our website:

https://www.geisinger.edu/en/research/departments-and-centers/orthopaedic-institute