Program Overview

Mercy Health – St. Joseph Warren Hospital, Trumbull County's first Level III Trauma Center, is the home site of the Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program. The program, which is led by Residency Director K. Brian Williams, D.O. Located just 12 miles away, St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, the only Level I trauma center between Cleveland and Pittsburgh, is closely affiliated with the Orthopedic Surgery Residency program and offers a variety of specialized rotations to the orthopedic resident. Both facilities provide state-of-the-art operating facilities into their operating room suites.

The goal of the Orthopedic Surgery Residency program is to provide quality training and education to physicians who desire to prepare themselves for the practice of orthopedic surgery. Our program is guided by experienced and dedicated faculty who provide a stimulating educational, clinical, and academic environment. 

The progressive five-year program is intended to assure that the resident is well qualified to perform orthopedic surgical procedures and successfully assume orthopedic surgical practice at the end of the residency training. 

  • Residency program is located at Trumbull County's first Level III Trauma Center. 
  • A surgery department featuring leading edge technology including advanced surgical, heart and vascular, orthopedic and neurology services. On-campus ambulatory clinics in freestanding facilities, cardiac and vascular health center building, active research department with full time Director, and wound care center.
  • Located within 12 miles from St. Joseph Warren Hospital is St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital,  the only Level I trauma center between Cleveland and Pittsburgh, and St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital, a level II trauma center. Both hospitals are closely affiliated with the Orthopedic Surgery Residency program and offer a variety of specialized rotations to the orthopedic resident. Both facilities offer state of the art operating facilities into their operating room suites. 

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Kristin Otterson
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