The Joint Studio supports “The Hollywood Orthopaedic Fellowship”.
Senior orthopaedic trainees from around the world are invited to apply to join the team for either 6 or 12 months to gain surgical experience in the fields of arthroplasty (including complex revision and computer navigation), sports medicine (including ACL reconstruction, shoulder, hip and knee arthroscopy), and trauma. Fellows will assist in approximately 600 to 800 cases over the 12 month period. By the end of the Fellowship the Fellow will be familiar with a variety of surgical approaches (including the lateral approach to the knee), osteotomies (including tibial tubercle and extended trochanteric osteotomies), and computer navigation. Fellows will be included in ongoing research and contribute to The Joint Studio database.
This position is designed for those competently able to perform unsupervised primary hip and knee replacement surgeries. The position commences in February or August working with both surgeons in private practice at the Hollywood Private Hospital in Perth.
Minimum requirements include:
- Having passed an orthopaedic exit exam (such as FRCS Tr & Orth, FRACS or American Board exam) in the UK, USA, Canada, Australia or New Zealand
- A minimum of 6 full peer-reviewed publications excluding case reports
- An IELTS report for non-English speaking applications
- A sense of humour and not taking oneself too seriously is a must.
If you would like to apply to join us for a 6 or 12 month Fellowship please visit http://www.aimsresearch.com.au/