SSC Sports Medicine Fellowship

Program Director:                            
Austin Hewlett, DPM, FACFAS

Other Program Faculty:      
Jonathan Bennett, DPM, FACFAS
Jeffrey DeSantis, DPM, FACFAS
Gregory Eirich, DPM, FACFAS
Michael Coyer, DPM, AACFAS
Edward Chin, DPM
Jacob Jones, DPM, AACFAS
Gennady Kolodenker, DPM, AACFAS
Parkson Lin, DPM
Michael Marcus, DPM, FACFAS
Michael Poliskie, DPM, AACFAS
Marcus Yetter, DPM
Wenjay Sung, DPM, FACFAS
David Yang, DPM

Post Graduate Fellows:
2017-2018: Jenny Lam, DPM
2016-2017: Ricardo Negron, DPM, AACFAS
2015-2016: Ryan Donegan, DPM, AACFAS
2014-2015: Candice Edwards, DPM
2013-2014: Kate Steklachich, DPM

Specialty Surgery Center
15825 Laguna Canyon Road, Suite 200
Irvine, CA  92618
Phone:
(949) 718-3955
Fax:
     
Email:
haustinhewlett@gmail.com

Website:
sscirvine.com              

Number of Positions:
One

Duration:                                            
One year

Program Start and End Dates:          
July 1 to June 30

Application Deadline:                         
December 31

Program Application:
ACFAS Standard Fellowship Application Form

Stipend:                                               
$60,000; benefits provided

Position Location:                           
Irvine, CA

Research Requirements:               
Fellow required to produce publication-quality paper on sports med topic. Fellow required to: 1. Develop own topic; 2. Preliminary research of topic for relevance; 3. Write paper; 4. Submit for publication.

Program Summary/Training Goals:  

  • The fellowship is private office based in a sports medicine weighted practice with strong biomechanics implementation.
  • Program encourages fellow to work up new patients, determine diagnostic plan, make diagnosis, implement treatment plan.
  • For proposed surgeries, the fellow determines surgical plan options, is involved in surgery ranging from assisting to skin to skin participation depending on capability, case complexity and individual surgeon.
  • Fellow either in office or at nearby outpatient surgery center when surgical cases are scheduled.
  • Outpatient surgical center has 10-15 active attending DPMs that regularly admit cases and teach fellow.

Educational Opportunities

Upcoming