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The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, includes a group of more than 50 surgical, research and clinical consultants. Our physicians work in an integrated and cooperative group practice that cares for more than 66,000 patients each year.

Orthopedic Surgery Residency, COVID-19 update


Orthopedic Surgery Residency, COVID-19 update

Throughout your training in the Orthopedic Surgery Residency, you’ll rotate in all subspecialty areas. You’ll work alongside physicians who hold joint appointments in radiology, plastic surgery, infectious diseases, oncology, neurologic surgery and pathology. You’ll receive highly specialized training in these areas with expert physicians and surgeons.

After completing the program, you’ll have the experience to evaluate and treat most orthopedic conditions with confidence.

Adam Tagliero, M.D.

Meet our trainees

Mayo's mentorship model is a unique enterprise among orthopedic surgery training programs and is what, in large part, drew me to Mayo Clinic.

Adam Tagliero, M.D.
Orthopedic surgery resident

Jonathan D. Barlow, M.D.

Meet the faculty

With more than 100 years of experience, we’ve developed an excellent program where you’ll learn how to be a high-quality, efficient and compassionate orthopedic surgeon.

Jonathan Barlow, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgery Residency program director

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Choosing Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic campus in Rochester, Minnesota.
Campus and community

Rochester, MN

Anesthesiologists performing a procedure on a mannequin

Stipend and benefits