Statements of Excellence for Residency & Fellowship Positions on Behalf of Applicants in Orthopedic Surgery

Sample 1st 2 Paragraphs, Orthopedic Surgery Fellowship

When leaving school, I was drawn to both medicine and engineering. It was a difficult decision but I decided to pursue medicine, with much parental encouragement. However, when I discovered orthopedics, I realised that I could apply my fascination with engineering to the repair and rehabilitation of the human body and I enthusiastically embraced the specialty. I have never regretted my decision and have found enormous satisfaction in its pursuit.

Having qualified in India, I pursued a diploma and then earned a Master’s degree in Orthopedics and Trauma at the prestigious University of Dundee in the UK. I have been employed in the specialty since 1996 and currently work as a Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon in India. My family live in the US and I wish to join them and so am submitting this application for a fellowship. I am temporarily resident in Houston shadowing local specialists and preparing for the Step 3 examination.

Why I chose to apply to Orthopedic Surgery

I have invested well over a decade in researching what makes the personal statement for medical residency or fellowship as effective as possible - especially in the area of Orthopedic

Orthopaedic Spine Fellowship Program

A Day in the Life: Orthopedics at the Department at Boston Children's Hospital?