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Surgery Residency in NJ - Morristown - Atlantic Health

Surgery

Morristown Medical Center's Surgery Residency is a five-year program, the highlights of which include:

  • 25 residents, graduating four chief residents each year.

  • Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) approved program.

  • Operating experience of recently graduated chief residents amounts to more than 1,000 cases.

  • Rectangular program, accepting four categorical residents to proceed through five years of training. In the first year, there are also four preliminary PGY-I positions.

  • Graduates pursue careers in general surgery, surgical subspecialties and new high-tech aspects of minimally invasive surgery.

  • Over 75 percent of the past five years' graduates obtained cardiac, surgical oncology and laparoscopic fellowships.

  • Performs over 25,000 operations yearly in main operating room and hospital-based ambulatory surgery center.

  • Five surgical services, each with an average daily census of more than 30 patients.

  • Provides a balance of high-tech surgery, quality inpatient and outpatient care, and scholarly activities.

  • Program's strength lies in operative general surgery. Emphasis is placed on the development of a refined surgical technique through a wide array of exercise and individual instruction.

  • Work in the Reeves Surgical Research Laboratory, focusing on molecular biology and genetics of vascular and gastrointestinal injury.

  • Bioskills Laboratory for inanimate training in both open and minimal access techniques.

  • Member of American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) and recognized by the organization as:

  • American College of Surgeons Level I Trauma Center

  • Advanced laparoscopic and thoracoscopic techniques taught, including: bariatric, colorectal, pediatric, and endovascular surgery

Morristown Medical Center
100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-971-5000

Overlook Medical Center
99 Beauvoir Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901
908-522-2000

Newton Medical Center
175 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
973-383-2121

Chilton Medical Center
97 West Parkway
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
973-831-5000

Hackettstown Medical Center
651 Willow Grove Street
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
908-852-5100

Goryeb Children's Hospital
100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-971-5000

Atlantic Medical Group
1-800-247-9580

Morristown Medical Center

100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-971-5000

Overlook Medical Center

99 Beauvoir Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901
908-522-2000

Newton Medical Center

175 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
973-383-2121

Chilton Medical Center

97 West Parkway
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
973-831-5000

Hackettstown Medical Center

651 Willow Grove Street
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
908-852-5100

Goryeb Children's Hospital

100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-971-5000

Affiliated Providers

Atlantic Medical Group

More than 600 community-based health care providers.
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