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Orthopaedic training at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School has prepared and enabled our residents to obtain fellowships at outstanding programs throughout the country. Ninety percent of our graduates over the past 8 years have gone onto fellowship training and 10% have gone into private practice.

Graduates from the past 3 years have joined:

Yaroslav Basyuk, MD
Hand Fellowship
Rutgers, NJMS

Daniel Elkin, MD
Sports Fellowship
Medstar Union Memorial

Bensen Fan, MD –
Pediatrics Fellowship

Matthew Morralle, MD
Sports Fellowship

Mohamad Shaath, MD
Trauma Fellowship
University of Texas HSC

Michael Yeranosian, MD
Sports Fellowship
Kerlin Jobe

Omkar Baxi, MD
Hand Fellowship
University of Texas HSC

Valdis Lelkes, MD
Sarcoma Fellowship
University of Utah


Jeremy Ruskin, MD
Hand Surgery Fellowship
Stony Brook Medical Center

Matthew Starke, MD
Ortho-Trauma fellowship
Carolinas Medical Center

Michael Jung, MD
Trauma Fellowship
USC Medical Center

Jonathan Lee, MD
Ortho Spine Fellowship
Mt. Sinai Medical Center

Maximilian Martinez, MD
Sports Medicine Fellowship
Strong Medical Center

Andrew McGinnis, MD
Hand Fellowship
Tufts University

Garret Sobol, MD
Sports Medicine Fellowship
North Western University

Andres Zorrilla, MD
Joint Reconstruction Fellowship
Montefiore Medical Center

Previous graduates have obtained fellowships at:

Allegheny General Hospital
Carolinas Medical Center
Case Western Reserve University
Columbia University
Duke University
Florida Orthopaedic Institute
The Hand Center of San Antonio
Harborview Medical Center
Hospital for Joint Diseases
Hospital for Special Surgery
Johns Hopkins
Kaiser Permanente
Lenox Hill Hospital
Mt. Sinai Hospital

New England Baptist Hospital
Ochsner Clinic
Orlando Health
San Diego Center for Spinal Disorder
Southern California Orthopaedic Institute
Texas Medical Center
The Cleveland Clinic
Thomas Jefferson
Union Memorial
University of Chicago
University of Massachusetts Medical School
University of Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh
University of Sydney
UT Houston
Washington University