Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Sports Medicine Fellowship

(Application Deadline – November 6th)

This multidisciplinary fellowship provides a comprehensive experience in the operative and non-operative treatment of sports injuries of the knee, shoulder, elbow, and hip. We offer fellows experience with arthroscopic and open techniques for meniscal repair, cartilage replacement, biological resurfacing, ligament repairs, and complex reconstructions, as well as exposure in cadaver, biomechanics, and psychomotor skills labs.

In conjunction with experts in primary care sports medicine, physiatry, and physical/occupational therapy, the fellow will gain experience with the management of athletes at Northwestern University and professional athletes with on-site participation as part of the team caring for the Chicago Cubs, Blackhawks, and Bears.

Requirements and Eligibility

Fellows are expected to participate in a sports-focused curriculum, resident teaching, conferences, journal club and relevant clinical and/or basic research. Applicants must have successfully completed an ACGME-accredited orthopaedic surgical residency program. 

Additional Information

Learn more about the Sports Medicine Fellowship Goals and Objectives

Program Director

Michael A. Terry, MD
Michael A. Terry, MD

Current Fellow

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John Tuttle, MD

Contact Us

Maryte Zavala
Fellowship Coordinator
312-472-6044

Housestaff Research Portal

Feinberg has the infrastructure and resources to assist McGaw trainees interested in conducting scientific research. Visit our Housestaff Research Portal to learn more.