About the Program

The Amputee and Musculoskeletal (MSK) Medicine Fellowship provides the opportunity to sharpen skills in multiple areas. The McGuire VA Medical Center is one of seven Regional Amputation Centers (RAC) nationwide, offering the highest level of amputee care within the VHA.

Fellows rotate through inpatient services and outpatient clinics with different providers for an extensive, thorough educational experience in the following areas:

  • Amputee care
  • Inpatient services
  • Outpatient services
  • Pain management
  • Wound care
  • Prosthetic prescription
  • Telehealth
  • MSK procedures, with and without ultrasound machines
  • Peripheral nerve stimulator placements

We also encourage fellows to collaborate with faculty members on research efforts, with the opportunity to publish.

How to Apply

If you’re interested in applying for the Amputee and MSK Medicine Fellowship, please contact:

Douglas Murphy, MD, RMSK

Douglas Murphy, MD, RMSK

Douglas Murphy, MD, RMSK

Douglas Murphy, MD, RMSK

School of Medicine

Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Medical Director of Regional Amputation Center and Program Director for Polytrauma Amputee Fellowship, Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center

Phone: (804) 675-5117

Email: douglas.murphy3@va.gov

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Joseph Webster, MD

Joseph Webster, MD

Joseph Webster, MD

Joseph Webster, MD

School of Medicine

Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation Clinician, Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center

Phone: (804) 675-5576

Email: joseph.webster@va.gov

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