GENERAL SURGERY

This is a four-week block Surgical experience with direct supervision by general surgeons, trauma surgeons, orthopedic/sports medicine surgeons. Supplemental longitudinal learning in the FMP supervised by Family Physician Faculty is also expected. Residents will see surgical procedures commonly performed by surgeons and family physicians. The resident will acquire fundamental knowledge and technical proficiency principles of surgical management of disease and gain competence in recognizing diagnosing, and appropriately referring patients with surgical problems.

Goals & Objectives