The fellowship program includes didactic sessions by the clinical staff and fellows, as well as direct participation in the evaluation and treatment of patients in the office and operating room under the supervision of the clinical staff.
After successful completion of the fellowship program, certification by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS), and subspecialty certification in hand surgery, fellows are eligible to apply for membership in the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH). The ASSH is the preeminent society for the care of the hand, wrist, and elbow.
Qualified candidates interested in the Tufts Combined Hand Fellowship may apply through the match program or contact Starla Pathak at Tufts Medical Center at 617-636-5172 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
New England Baptist Hospital (NEBH) is the premier regional provider for orthopedic surgery and the treatment of musculoskeletal diseases and disorders. NEBH is nationally recognized for high quality and high patient satisfaction. Teaching affiliations include Tufts University School of Medicine, with teaching programs in collaboration with Harvard Medical School. NEBH has been the official hospital of the Boston Celtics for over 30 years.