Meet Ahmad from Lebanon

July 26, 2018

A broken leg is usually a kid's biggest nightmare, but for Ahmad, it's been a source of inspiration. This Focus Program student is using his experience to motivate his journey toward becoming an orthopedic surgeon.

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Tags: Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, EXPLO at Wellesley, Conversation

Orthopedics + Sports Medicine: Suturing

July 24, 2018

Students practice their suturing techniques on a model ACL and then stress test their sutures.

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Orthopedics + Sports Medicine: Sheep Heart Dissections

July 21, 2018

Students explore the anatomy of a sheep heart through a guided dissection.

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Tags: Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, EXPLO at Wellesley, Slideshow, Academics, Focus Programs

Orthopedics + Sports Medicine: Ankle Wrapping

July 20, 2018

Students learn the proper technique for wrapping an ankle in order to support the arch of the foot.

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Orthopedics + Sports Medicine: Physical Therapy

July 19, 2018

Students practice various forms of physical therapy to treat someone with an ankle injury.

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Orthopedics + Sports Medicine: Knee Building

July 18, 2018

Students learn the parts of a knee by building models out of plywood.

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Chicken Wing Dissection [VIDEO]

July 16, 2018

 

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Orthopedics + Sports Medicine: Chicken Wing Dissections

July 16, 2018

Students are introduced to tendons and ligaments by dissecting a chicken wing.

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Tips on Using the EXPLO Summer Sites

July 15, 2018

For additional tips on how to get the most out of our summer blog, including instructions for downloading images in a slideshow, click “Read More"

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Tags: Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Startup Entrepreneurship, EXPLO at Wellesley, Culinary Arts, Summer Programs

Orthopedics + Sports Medicine: Dr. Timothy Foster

July 12, 2018

Students meet with Dr. Timothy Foster, an orthopedic surgeon at Newton-Wellesley Hospital.

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