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Training Verification

Submit a Request

To submit residency and fellowship training verification requests, email the UC San Diego Department of Orthopaedic Surgery business office at: Please include:

  1. The name of the trainee
  2. The name of the training program
  3. The years they trained


Due to the high volume of requests we receive for verifications, an administrative processing fee of $100.00 is assessed for each new verification. Note: this fee is waived for current residents/fellows and residents/fellows who have graduated within two (2) years of the verification request date.

We accept payment by credit card. Once payment is received, we will process your request within ten business days. 


Other Verification Requests

Our office can only verify training for:

  1. Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
  2. Hand Surgery Fellowship
  3. Adult Reconstructive Hip and Knee Fellowship
  4. Spine Surgery Fellowship
  5. Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship

To request verification for other fellowship or residency programs, contact that program directly. See program contacts.