Top 10 orthopedic surgery residency programs from Doximity — Hospital for Special Surgery No. 1

Mackenzie Garrity -  

In an environment of consolidation and mergers, orthopedic surgery remains a lucrative field. Doximity received more than 315,000 peer nominations, ratings and hand-written reviews to determine its top residency programs for 2018-19.

Here are the top 10 based on reputation:

1. New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery

• Program size: 45
• 89 percent board-certified

2. Rochester, Minn.-based Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

• Program size: 65
• 85 percent board-certified

3. Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

• Program size: 40
• 89 percent board-certified

4. Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School in Boston

• Program size: 60
• 87 percent board-certified

5. New York City-based New York School of Medicine/Hospital for Joint Diseases

• Program size: 70
• 91 percent board-certified

6. Duke University Hospital in Durham, N.C.

• Program size: 40
• 93 percent board-certified

7. Iowa City-based University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

• Program size: 30
• 88 percent board-certified


8. University of Washington in Seattle

• Program size: 40
• 93 percent board-certified

9. Rush University Medical Center in Chicago

• Program size: 25
• 89 percent board-certified

10. UPMC

• Program size: 40
• 85 percent board-certified

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