Fellowship Details

Wake Forest University

Contact Person For Application: Kathy Hermance
Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical Center Boulevard, Box 1070
Winston Salem, NC  27157
United States
336-716-3946
hermance@wfubmc.edu
Fellowship Type: Microsurgery + Hand Surgery
Fellowship Title: Wake Forest University
Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical Center Boulevard, Box 1070
Winston Salem, NC  27157
United States
Geographic Region: Southeast
Number of years this fellowship has existed: 10 years
Fellowship Director: L. Andrew Koman, M.D.
Additional Faculty: Ethan R. Wiesler, M.D.; Zhongyu (John) Li, M.D.; Gary G. Poehling, M.D.; Christopher Touhy, M.D.
Duration and Calendar Year of Fellowship: August 1 to July 31
Clinical Work:
(total # of cases per year for all fellows)
Free Flaps: 6
Complex Non-Microsurgical Reconstruction: 270
Nerve Repairs: 256
Head and Neck: 0
Breast Implant Reconstruction: 0
Upper Extremity: 1150
Autologus Tissue Breast Reconstruction: 0
Trunk: 449
Number of Fellows Accepted per year: 2
Stipend (Annual): $47,000 (7/2007)
Night and Weekend Call: variable
Laboratory Research Opportunities (available or required): a least on half-day per week is spent in the research laboratory
Clinical Research Opportunities: available
Prerequisite/requisite training required: Orthopaedic Surgery residency in a US accredited institution
Application Deadline: January 15
Interview Period: August 1 to July 31
Additional Program Information: This program participates in the Hand Match.
Website Link: http://wfubmc.edu/ortho
*For information on previous fellows, please contact the fellowship institution directly.