The fellow gains expertise in many facets of spinal surgery with an active operating room experience, including anterior and posterior cervical, thoracic, and lumbar approaches, microscopic, minimally invasive and open techniques, exposure to image guidance systems, instrumentation, decompression, and fusion procedures. The Spine Service performs more than 1,500 procedures per year, including cervical spine disorders, adult deformities, and lumbar degenerative disorders.
Experience in the clinical office setting is an integral part of the program and essential for developing surgical decision-making skills. The fellow will be active in medical student and resident teaching, office clinics, and weekly conferences.
New England Baptist Hospital
125 Parker Hill Avenue
Boston, MA 02120
Eric Carkner, MD
Chima Ohaegbulam, MD
Duration: 1 year (August 1 to July 31)
Deadline: December 1
Stipend: $78,000/year plus benefits
Please use the application on the San Francisco Match.
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.