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Podiatric Surgery Residency

This three-year surgical program at Morristown Medical Center:

  • Was established in 2001 as part of the podiatric surgical residency program.
  • Includes one-year general surgical/medical internship followed by two years of formal podiatric training.
  • Is approved by The Council On Podiatric Medical Education.
  • Only selects residents into the PGY-1 year.

Podiatric Residency Offerings

  • Prepare for a successful career in either academic or clinical podiatric surgery.
  • Gain broad operative experience through an abundance of surgical cases.
  • Emphasis placed on decision-making skills relating to the management of foot and ankle disorders ranging from the diabetic foot and reconstruction to complex trauma.
  • Evaluate and treat inpatient problems while assuming increasing responsibility in outpatient, operative and emergency settings.
  • Focus on a multidisciplinary approach to inpatient management with the consultation of appropriate services as needed.
  • Benefit from the Department of Podiatry's excellent relationship with the medical, general and sub-specialized services, including Plastic and Vascular Surgery, as well as several regional orthotics companies whose services are directly available through our outpatient facilities.
  • Outpatient clinics held in modern facility with on-site x-ray capability.