Orthopaedic Surgery Residency

Welcome to the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery's Residency Program!


From our Program Director...

Our goal is to attract outstanding candidates from diverse backgrounds and train them to be skilled clinicians and surgeons representing all subspecialties of Orthopaedic surgery. Outstanding patient care, technical skill, and scholarly activity are provided at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Parkland Hospital, the Dallas VA Medical CenterChildren's Health and Scottish Rite for Children. Our distinguished faculty will help to prepare our graduates for independent practice and fellowship, whether in academic or private settings. Our commitment to excellence in education and training contributes to why UT Southwestern is "the future of medicine, today."

 - Drew T. Sanders, M.D., M.P.H.

Important Program Information

In this area of our website, you can also learn more about training areas of affiliated institutions, residency program training objectives, and the application process/program statistics.

Visit UT Southwestern’s Orthopaedic Surgery entry in the American Medical Association's FREIDA database for more information about the program. The 10-digit code for UT Southwestern’s program is 260-48-21-032.