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Get on top of the game, deepen your learning and further your practice with this Orthopaedic Surgery Podcast featuring Orthopaedic Surgery residents as they interview national and international experts to bring you key information and knowledge in the field. Dr. Jamal Fitts and Dr. Wendell Cole are here to light that fire under your feet and get your blood pumping with some good Orthopaedic Knowledge. We stay away from the boring, put you to sleep lectures, and just come with some high quality content and fun. Its a great podcast for attending physicians, residents, and medical students. Topics include high yield trauma, pediatrics, spine, sports, hand, and foot and ankle. There may also be some off brand topics.

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    • 4.9 • 124 Ratings

Get on top of the game, deepen your learning and further your practice with this Orthopaedic Surgery Podcast featuring Orthopaedic Surgery residents as they interview national and international experts to bring you key information and knowledge in the field. Dr. Jamal Fitts and Dr. Wendell Cole are here to light that fire under your feet and get your blood pumping with some good Orthopaedic Knowledge. We stay away from the boring, put you to sleep lectures, and just come with some high quality content and fun. Its a great podcast for attending physicians, residents, and medical students. Topics include high yield trauma, pediatrics, spine, sports, hand, and foot and ankle. There may also be some off brand topics.

    87:Overcoming Obstacles In Residency + Intro to Locums 101 w/ Dr. Sloan

    87:Overcoming Obstacles In Residency + Intro to Locums 101 w/ Dr. Sloan

    Enjoy this episode on Overcoming Obstacles in Residency + Intro to Locums 101 as Dr. Sonya Sloan  gives us a great talk! 
    Dr.  Sloan completed her residency at Baylor College of Medicine where she made history as both the first African-American female Intern in General Surgery and the first African-American female Orthopedic Surgery resident. She has authored and published research projects in Orthopedic Surgery and a joint venture with NASA, Johnson Space Center.
    Dr. Sloan is the quintessential fusion of her love for science and a passion to help others. Her commitment to impacting lives reaches far beyond the hospital walls and is evident by her work in her community and internationally. She has established two specifically purposed non-profit organizations: ME&WE, Inc. (Motivating & Empowering Women to Excel), which collectively reaches over 5,000 women daily. The other is SLOAN STEM+Arts, an educational diversity initiative. It’s sole purpose is to increase the number of minority students in STEM careers through early exposure and mentoring, impacting financial stability for generations to come. In 2015, along with The Luke Church, Dr. Sloan initiated the philanthropic efforts for an international medical clinic with New Missions Organization in Haiti that now serves a community of more than 100,000 men, women, and children annually.
    Dr. Sloan currently serves on several Board of Trustees including, Black Women Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Institute of Spirituality and Health, RoweDocs Telemedicine, and Tristar Global Medical Inc. She is a consultant, blogger, and speaker for CompHealth and DairyMax, a national partner to the NFL and Fuel Up to Play 60 initiative, which promotes proper youth daily nutrition. She has been an Adjunct Professor at Concordia University with a focus on Health Care Administration. As a serial entrepreneur, Dr. Sloan helped to launch a telemedicine company as the Virtual OrthoDoc, one of the first of its kind in telehealth and orthopedics.
    In this episode we talk about:
    Her early entrepreneur days Struggles faces in residency and how she overcame them Her experience being the first African American female at her residency program What Locums is How locums jobs works Things to look for in a locums company, + more ! This episode is sponsored by Locumstory:
     
    Have you ever considered a different way of practicing medicine? Whether you are burned out, need a change of pace, or are looking to supplement your income, locum tenens might be the solution for you. And, if you’re considering locum tenens, either full time or on the side, you probably
    have a question or two. Or twenty!
     
    Fortunately, www.Locumstory.com has the answers you need. It’s packed with unbiased information and advice from physicians like you. Locumstory.com has nothing to sell – it’s simply a resource for information. You’ll find super handy tools that let you see locums trends for your specialty, compare different locums agencies, and there’s even a quiz to help you decide if locums is right for you.



    www.Locumstory.com has answers to basic questions like, “What is locum tenens?”, to more complex questions about pay ranges, taxes, licensing, and many others.The locumstory blog also features content and perspectives from actual locums physicians who have first-hand locums experience. www.Locumstory.com is the perfect place to start if you want to learn more about locums

    • 1 hr 3 min
    86: Massive Rotator Cuff Tears Overview + SCR vs Balloon w/ Dr. Abboud

    86: Massive Rotator Cuff Tears Overview + SCR vs Balloon w/ Dr. Abboud

    Enjoy this episode on Balloon for Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears  as Dr. Joseph Abboud gives us a great talk! 
    Link to post: www.naileditortho.com/balloon 
    Link to Youtuve Video: https://youtu.be/LV9f_82B8x0 
    Prior episodes to check out for baseline knowledge on rotator cuffs:
    #28 Rotator Cuff Tears w/ Dr. Choate
    #48 Superior Capsular Reconstruction w/ Dr. Mitchell
    Dr. Abboud is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon and specializes in the treatment of patients with shoulder and elbow disorders.  He is an internationally recognized authority on the treatment of shoulder and elbow disorders.  He is a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University and has recently completed his four year term as the Senior Vice President of Clinical Affairs at Rothman Orthopaedic Institute.  
     
    Dr. Abboud graduated Summa Cum Laude from St. Joseph’s University in 1994 with a B.S. in Biology.  He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine where he was promoted with “Distinction.”  He earned membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Society and graduated with honors in 1998.  He went on to complete his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where he served as the administrative chief resident.  He subsequently completed two (one-year) fellowships at the University of Pennsylvania in Shoulder and Elbow surgery and orthopaedic biomechanics.
    He has presented over 500 lectures nationally and internationally and is the author of over 200 scientific articles and several textbooks.  He has an active interest in basic science research focusing on the modulation of scar formation after injury and surgery, biologic markers for prediction of rotator cuff healing, as well as the role of cholesterol in tendon health.  This research has been funded by prestigious grants from the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation, the Department of Defense, and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.
     
    In this episode we talk about:
    Massive rotator cuff tears Treatment options Superior capsular reconstruction Reverse shoulder arthroplasty Subacromial balloon insertion Video technique + more This episode is sponsored by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons:
    Filled with content that has been vetted by some of the top names in orthopaedics, the AAOS Resident Orthopaedic Core Knowledge (ROCK) program sets the standard for orthopaedic education.
    Whether ROCK is incorporated into your residency curriculum, or you use it independently as a study tool, the educational content on ROCK is always free to residents. You’ll gain the insights and confidence needed to ensure a successful future as a board-certified surgeon who delivers the best patient care. Log on at https://rock.aaos.org/.
     

    • 54 min
    OITE/ Boards Review: Spine 13- Adult Spine Deformity

    OITE/ Boards Review: Spine 13- Adult Spine Deformity

    Enjoy another episode from our board review series featuring Dr. Cole and Dr. Woolwine.
    Get on the list for our early access to podcast OITE companion book  + time stamps for OITE Reviews: Click here for access  
    This episode is sponsored by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons:
    Filled with content that has been vetted by some of the top names in orthopaedics, the AAOS Resident Orthopaedic Core Knowledge (ROCK) program sets the standard for orthopaedic education.
    Whether ROCK is incorporated into your residency curriculum, or you use it independently as a study tool, the educational content on ROCK is always free to residents. You’ll gain the insights and confidence needed to ensure a successful future as a board-certified surgeon who delivers the best patient care. Log on at https://rock.aaos.org/.

    • 22 min
    OITE/ Boards Review: Spine 12- Degenerative Lumbar Spine

    OITE/ Boards Review: Spine 12- Degenerative Lumbar Spine

    Enjoy another episode from our board review series featuring Dr. Cole and Dr. Woolwine.
    Get on the list for our early access to podcast OITE companion book  + time stamps for OITE Reviews: Click here for access 
     
    This episode is sponsored by Locumstory:
    Have you ever considered a different way of practicing medicine? Whether you are burned out, need a change of pace, or are looking to supplement your income, locum tenens might be the solution for you. And, if you’re considering locum tenens, either full time or on the side, you probably
    have a question or two. Or twenty!
    Fortunately, www.Locumstory.com has the answers you need. It’s packed with unbiased information and advice from physicians like you. Locumstory.com has nothing to sell – it’s simply a resource for information. You’ll find super handy tools that let you see locums trends for your specialty, compare different locums agencies, and there’s even a quiz to help you decide if locums is right for you.

    www.Locumstory.com has answers to basic questions like, “What is locum tenens?”, to more complex questions about pay ranges, taxes, licensing, and many others.The locumstory blog also features content and perspectives from actual locums physicians who have first-hand locums experience. www.Locumstory.com is the perfect place to start if you want to learn more about locums

    • 24 min
    85.2 Physician Burnout, Passive Incomes as a Surgeon + More w/ Dr. Atanda, PART 2

    85.2 Physician Burnout, Passive Incomes as a Surgeon + More w/ Dr. Atanda, PART 2

    Listen to our episode on Physician Burnout, Passive Income, Contracts, + More  as Dr. Atanda gives us an excellent overview! 
    Link to Video: https://youtu.be/HcpZsmwRdPg 
    Alfred Atanda Jr. is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware where he serves as the Chief of the Center for Sports Medicine, the Director of Clinician Well-Being, and is also an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.
    His clinical interests include sports medicine, orthopedic trauma, general pediatric orthopedics, and injury prevention in youth athletes. With his expertise in these areas, he is frequently invited to teach and lecture locally, regionally, and nationally.
    A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, he completed residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Dr. Atanda also completed fellowships in pediatric orthopedic surgery, at Alfred I DuPont Hospital for Children, and in sports medicine surgery, at the Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University.
    His future goals and aspirations are to re-imagine how healthcare is delivered by leveraging digital health and telemedicine technology to appropriately triage, navigate, evaluate, and treat orthopedic patients. He is the chief editor of the world’s first textbook solely dedicated to telemedicine in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine, and he has also launched a telemedicine concierge service for the parents of youth athletes: “ SportsLinkMD”.
    He is a physician expert for numerous telemedicine companies providing strategic advice and e- consultations to urgent care, emergency department, and primary care physicians, as well as a second opinions directly to patients. In his administrative role, he has been working to optimize the physician experience, bringing awareness to the many ramifications of physician burnout, lack of well-being, and physician suicide. He is a motivational speaker at wellness spas and resorts and is in the planning phases of developing a physician well-being podcast for the orthopedic surgery educational platform “OrthoBullets”.
     
    We cover:
    Types of practice How to choose a specialty Different types of jobs What to look for on contracts Physician burnout + much more This episode is sponsored by Locumstory:
    Have you ever considered a different way of practicing medicine? Whether you are burned out, need a change of pace, or are looking to supplement your income, locum tenens might be the solution for you. And, if you’re considering locum tenens, either full time or on the side, you probably
    have a question or two. Or twenty!
    Fortunately, www.Locumstory.com has the answers you need. It’s packed with unbiased information and advice from physicians like you. Locumstory.com has nothing to sell – it’s simply a resource for information. You’ll find super handy tools that let you see locums trends for your specialty, compare different locums agencies, and there’s even a quiz to help you decide if locums is right for you.

    www.Locumstory.com has answers to basic questions like, “What is locum tenens?”, to more complex questions about pay ranges, taxes, licensing, and many others.The locumstory blog also features content and perspectives from actual locums physicians who have first-hand locums experience. www.Locumstory.com is the perfect place to start if you want to learn more about locums

    • 51 min
    OITE/ Boards Review: Spine 11- Lumbar Disc Herniation Overview

    OITE/ Boards Review: Spine 11- Lumbar Disc Herniation Overview

    Enjoy another episode from our board review series featuring Dr. Cole and Dr. Woolwine.
    Get on the list for our early access to podcast OITE companion book  + time stamps for OITE Reviews: Click here for access 
    This episode is sponsored by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons:
    Filled with content that has been vetted by some of the top names in orthopaedics, the AAOS Resident Orthopaedic Core Knowledge (ROCK) program sets the standard for orthopaedic education.
    Whether ROCK is incorporated into your residency curriculum, or you use it independently as a study tool, the educational content on ROCK is always free to residents. You’ll gain the insights and confidence needed to ensure a successful future as a board-certified surgeon who delivers the best patient care. Log on at https://rock.aaos.org/.

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
124 Ratings

124 Ratings

Mike Mercier ,

Great Mix of Relevant Material

Huge fan of all the material covered on this podcast – from the OITE review episodes, to the more casual conversations about work/life balance. Great work – keep it up!!

Sarbear0521 ,

Great podcast

As a resident I love the depth and breath of the topics.

magsink ,

Great resource!

As an intern this podcast as been an amazing resource to help learn ortho on the go! The OITE series has been especially helpful

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