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Orthopaedic Surgery

Program Type:  Military Medical Center

Location:  Portsmouth, VA

Accredited:  Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

Program Length:  5 years

Required Pre-Requisite Training:  Graduation from Medical School

Categorical Year in Specialty Required:  No

Total Approved Complement:  20

Approved per Year (if applicable):  4

Dedicated research year offered:  No

Medical Student Rotation availability:  Yes:  MS4s

Additional degree concurrent with training (e.g. MPH):  No

Program Phone Number:  757-953-1814


Program Hours of Operation:  Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Program Description

The department is at the forefront of academic and clinical orthopaedics in both civilian and academic communities. The NMCP Orthopaedic Residency Program prepares its residents to be adept and knowledgeable, with a keen sense of clinical and technical skills. More importantly, the program stresses compassionate care conforming to the highest ethical standards of medical and surgical practice. Our graduates complete residency training technically proficient in all areas of orthopaedics, both operative and non-operative. Our program has one of the longest running 100% pass rate for Part I and Part II American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons (ABOS) exams in the United States.

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Scholarly and Professional Development Opportunities

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Applicant Information, Rotation and Interview Opportunities

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Faculty and Mentorship


Contact Us

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Location: Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Orthopaedic Surgery Clinic, Building 3, 5th Floor 


Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
620 John Paul Jones Circle
Portsmouth, VA 23708

Hours of Operation:

7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Phone: 757-953-1814

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