Core Participating Sites
One of the nation’s top pediatric facilities, Children’s Wisconsin is the region's only independent health care system dedicated solely to the health and well-being of children.
The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin regional health network is a partnership between Froedtert Health and the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center
The Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center is one of the busiest and most comprehensive centers operated by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers elective rotations to fourth and fifth year residents at the following sites:
St. Luke's Hospital
St. Lukes Hospital is a large multispecialty hospital in southeast Milwaukee. Residents are mentored by Dr. Joel Wallskog and spend time at St. Lukes Hospital and Aurora Advanced Healthcare outpatient facilities. Residents experience general community based orthopaedics with educational opportunities including all aspects of primary and secondary orthopaedic care. The rotation includes an exposure to orthopaedic rehabilitation as a component of the non-operative and operative care of the orthopaedic patient.
The Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital
The Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital provides residents experience in a hospital that is dedicated to orthopaedic care. Residents have opportunities to provide non-operative,
peri-operative, and surgical care in the hospital and outpatient private practice setting at Orthopedic Institute of Wisconsin. Residents choose a faculty mentor and have a broad orthopaedic experience, with opportunities to work with surgeons in different specialties.
Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin
The Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin (OHOW) was established in 2001 as a partnership between a group of physician owners and Columbia St. Mary’s. Residents have opportunities to provide non-operative, peri-operative, and surgical care in the hospital and outpatient private practice settings at Blount Orthopaedic Associates or Wisconsin Bone & Joint, SC. Residents choose a faculty mentor and have a broad orthopaedic experience with opportunities to work with surgeons in different specialties.