School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine

Location: Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center (Dearborn) and Oakwood Heritage Hospital (Taylor)
Instructor: Drs. Milia or Teitge

Objectives:
Available to Year 3 & 4. Students will learn about athletes who have musculoskeletal problems; learn about assessments of the athletes and care of injuries on the field; become familiar with common sport injuries of the knee (meniscus, anterior and posterior cruciate ligament), shoulder and ankle.

Methods: Private Practice/Operating Room/Ward Rounds

Prerequisite: General Surgery

Recommended Reading Material: The student will be supplied with a reference booklet.

Length: 1 month; Days/Week: 5-6; Hours/Week: 40-70; Night Calls/Month: N/A (Please call (313) 375-7218 to arrange rotation).

Evaluation: Oral and Written.

Maximum Number of Students (period-month-capacity): 1 (July): 2, 2 (August): 2, 3 (September): 2, 4 (October): 2, 5 (November): 2, 6 (December): 2, 7 (January): 2, 8 (February): 2, 9 (March): 2, 10 (April): 2, 11 (May): 2, 12 (June): 2