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The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery residency program offers two tracks of training: a five-year clinical track and a six-year research track. Training focuses on clinical skills and compassionate patient care; achievement of professional competencies; acquisition of medical knowledge; and achievement of scholarly activity through research.

Current Clinical Track Residents

Fifth-Year Residents

Kevin M. Becker, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 5
University of Toledo College of Medicine

James Fischer, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 5
Indiana University School of Medicine

Andrew Gudeman, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 5
Indiana University School of Medicine

George R. Kolettis, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 5
Indiana University School of Medicine

Emily Zielinski, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 5
Indiana University School of Medicine

Fourth-Year Residents

Laura E. Bess, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 4
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

David P. Foley, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 4
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine

Sohum K. Patel, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 4
University of Central Florida College Of Medicine

Ryan Pattyn, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 4
Indiana University School of Medicine

Mark P. Smith, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 4
Indiana University School of Medicine

Third-Year Residents

Graham Beutler, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 3
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Kent R. Kraus, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 3
Indiana University School of Medicine

Sarah T. Levey, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 3
Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine

Paul D. Minetos, MD, MBA

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 3
Tulane University School of Medicine

Jacob C. Tilmon, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 3
Indiana University School of Medicine

Second-Year Residents

Priyanka Ghosh, MD, MS

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 2
University of Pennsylvania

Zachary J. Gunderson, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 2
Indiana University School of Medicine

Paris Limberatos, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 2
Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Andrea M. Palazzolo Ray, MD, PhD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 2
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Seungyup Sun, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 2
Indiana University School of Medicine

First-Year Residents

Nicholas Cantu, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 1
Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine

Nicholas J. Lanzetta, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 1
Northwestern University Feinberg School Of Medicine

Alex Rodriguez, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 1
University Of Missouri-Columbia School Of Medicine

Ruba Sokrab, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 1
Washington University School of Medicine

Rita Somogyi, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery, PGY 1
Oregon Health Sciences University School Of Medicine