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  • The Department of Surgery is affiliated with several sites for clinical services, medical student education and resident rotations. The clinical rotations for our Surgery residents occur within the following health-care delivery systems:

     

    Grady Memorial Hospital, located in Atlanta, GA, is where our residents encounter a heavy trauma patient population, as well as many unusual acute and chronic pathologic conditions. Included in their rotations are all the subspecialty services: Otolaryngology, Urology, Orthopedics, Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Neurosurgery, Surgical Intensive Care Unit and Thoracic Surgery. The outpatient experience is enhanced through the General Surgery and subspecialty clinics at Grady.

    Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite is recognized for excellence in cardiology, cancer treatments, transplant services, and many other pediatric specialties. Here our residents' pediatric surgical experience is composed of emergency care, in-patient services and outpatient services.

    South Fulton Medical Center, located in East Point, GA, has offered an opportunity to incorporate a more diverse patient population and operative experience into the surgical program. As a community-based institution, it provides general and vascular surgery in a private practice setting. Our residents rotate at South Fulton during their PGY-4 year, where they encounter many acute and chronic pathologic conditions. The residents participate in supervised outpatient clinics.

    Columbus Regional Medical Center, located in Columbus, GA, offers the region's most advanced and comprehensive 24-hour emergency department. As the region's trauma center, The Medical Center provides life-saving emergency care and response for the 13-county west Georgia area. Our PGY-4 residents work in conjunction with the Surgical Associates of Columbus to provide general surgery care to patients. This institution provides the residents with increased experience in general and vascular surgery in a community-based setting.