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UC San Diego's multi-specialty orthopaedic group is the most comprehensive in San Diego. The breadth of our program makes UC San Diego the best choice for evaluating and treating any orthopaedic injury or condition you might experience.

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Your tax-deductible gift will help support the education and training of new surgeons as well as innovative research into better treatments for orthopaedic conditions.

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We are committed to inspiring students, residents, fellows and faculty to work towards advancing orthopaedic knowledge with outstanding research.

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Education & Training

Education Programs

We offer a five-year, ACGME-accredited residency program. And we offer four sub-specialty fellowships: Adult Reconstruction Hip and Knee, Hand Surgery, Spine Surgery, and Orthopaedic Trauma.

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Continuing Medical Education

Our Grand Rounds and Spine Conferences provide needs based education to improve knowledge, competence and performance.

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Training Verification Request

We verify training for programs including: Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, Hand Surgery Fellowship, Adult Joint Reconstructive Fellowship, Spine Surgery Fellowship, and Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship.

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