What we offer
Our practice is recognized as having a preeminent fellowship program. Funded and supported by the Methodist Sports Medicine Research and Education Foundation, it has been ACGME accredited since 1988 and has trained 47 orthopedic sports medicine fellows. The program offers highly qualified candidates the opportunity to share in patient care, surgery and clinical research through orthopedic and primary care fellowships.
Who can apply?
Applicants must be eligible for a full medical license in the state of Indiana. Completion and passing of USMLE steps 1-3 are required. International medical graduates must have a social security number as well as completed two years of an ACGME or Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada accredited residency or fellowships to apply.
- You must be a graduate of an LCME-accredited medical school
- You must have completed an ACGME approved residency or Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada accredited residencies
- You must be board certified
- You must be licensed in the state of Indiana
Download MSM Eligibility of Fellows (.pdf)
Download IU School of Medicine Resident Fellow Eligibility (.pdf)
What can you expect if you are offered a fellowship?
Our goal is to train you to be knowledgeable in all aspects of sports medicine, including the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of athletic sports injuries. We stress hands-on and on-the-field education. During your fellowship, you will:
- Serve as team physician at local high schools and at a Division III college
- Assist in the care of Division I and professional athletes
- Complete two clinical research projects through our research department
- Assist in at least 650 surgical cases