The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is offering a postdoctoral spine surgery fellowship to begin August 1, 2018 at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA. This spine fellowship is a comprehensive experience in spinal surgery.

A successful candidate must be eligible to obtain an unrestricted medical license in the state of Pennsylvania and 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 Pennsylvania. The fellowship will include exposure to all areas of spinal pathology including trauma, degenerative, deformity and tumor of the entire spine. Degenerative cases will include adult reconstruction as well as minimally invasive surgery. Pediatric spine exposure will include trauma, congenital and idiopathic scoliosis.

The fellowship is in conjunction with the orthopaedic residency training program at Geisinger Medical Center. Participating faculty include Dirk Alander, Michael Haak, David Andreychik, Fred Hess, and Hemil Maniar. Participation with orthopaedic residents and educational conferences is required. Salary will be at a PGY-6 level. A minimum of one publishable research paper is required by the end of the fellowship year.

Interested individuals should send their CV including residency information, 2 reference letters, and USMLE scores if applicable to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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