The University of Kentucky, UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital is the flagship provider of multidisciplinary trauma care for the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  A large referral network includes the central and eastern Kentucky regions, as well as, out-of-state referrals.  Fellowship participants will be exposed to all aspects of orthopaedic trauma care with an emphasis on complex fractures and multiply-injured patients.  All definitive trauma management is provided by orthopaedic trauma faculty.  All patient care will be performed under the guidance of experience, full-time, academic faculty interested in trauma care of the highest quality.   

Orthopaedic Attending Physicians:

Applying to Our Program

Trauma Fellowship Application Process

The application process for applying to our trauma fellowship is done through the San Francisco Match. Applicants must have completed an accredited orthopaedic surgery residency and be a US citizen or be a foreign medical graduate with permanent residency status or eligible for an H1B visa. 

Applicants must have a Kentucky Medical license.  You can apply at the following website:

Trauma Fellowship Interview date is January 2022.


Program Director:

Ray Wright, MD
University of Kentucky - Chandler Hospital

Contact for more information:

Margie Albano
Univ. of Kentucky - Chandler Med Ctr
Kentucky Clinic Suite K401
740 S. Limestone St.
Lexington, KY 40536-0284
Telephone: (859) 218-3078
Fax: (859) 323-2412