Sports Medicine Clinics

The patients are seen by the fellow who evaluates, diagnoses and develops treatment plan in conjunction with the primary care sports attending. This clinic is held in the orthopedic sports center with direct contact with the orthopedic sports medicine residents.

Family Medicine Clinics

This is a primary care continuity clinic held one half-day a week where the fellow sees her/his own patient panel.

Sports Medicine Conferences

Fellows will attend a weekly conference for MSK Ultrasound and a multi-disciplinary conference with the orthopedic sports medicine program to meet with the trainers and physical therapists to discuss various sports related topics. (Didactic, research, events, etc.)

Sports Ultrasound

During the fast half of the year, the fellows will learn and gain competency in diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal sonography.  Beginning in January, fellows will being mastering the skills independently. 

Additional Information

  • Triathlon: planning and attendance at medical tent
  • Pre-participation Exams: University of Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky University, Kentucky State University, Georgetown College and Fayette County High Schools. 
  • Event Coverage: Fellows are responsible for on-field coverage of multiple events throughout the year.

Training Room Coverage

Fellows are required to visit training rooms at each of these facilities. 

Facility Frequency
High School At least once per week. (Coordinate with trainer for day, time, etc.)
KSU / EKU / GC At least once per week while college is in session, and during football season.
UK Monday – Thursday at 4:30 pm, August – May, one fellow each day
UK Football Daily at 11:00 am (spring football only) one fellow each day

Program Overview: Sample Schedule

Shift Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday / Sunday
AM Clinic Hosey / Smoot Family Medicine / Hosey / Kaiser Hosey / Smoot / Kaiser US Clinic Family Medicine / Hosey / Smoot US Clinic / Kaiser Hosey / Smoot / Kaiser UK, EKU, KSU, GC Football
PM Clinic Hosey / Smoot Family Medicine / Hosey / Kaiser US Clinic Kaiser / Smoot US Clinic Hosey / Kaiser Smoot / Travel -
Evenings: TR / Events FTR, HS, TR, EKU, Nutter with Black FTR with Hosey / Smoot FTR, Nutter with Kaiser KS / GC / HS / TR HS Football UK Home Soccer and Volleyball