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Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency

2021 members of the OBGYN Residency at Dell Medical School.

The Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency program at Dell Medical School is a fully accredited, four-year training program designed to deliver knowledge and experiences to residents that prepare them for a career as a specialist in general obstetrics and gynecology or subspecialty fellowship training.

The program trains residents in traditional areas of obstetrics and gynecology including prenatal care, labor and delivery, postpartum care, ambulatory gynecology and operative gynecologic procedures. Subspecialty exposure includes female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery, maternal-fetal medicine, oncology, reproductive endocrinology and infertility, pediatric and adolescent gynecology, family planning and integrative practice.

The Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency is affiliated with the Department of Women’s Health.

Training Facilities

Dell Seton Medical Center at UT Austin.

Dell Seton Medical Center — the primary teaching hospital for Dell Med — was built in 2017 by Ascension Seton. As Austin’s only urban Level I Trauma Center, it serves a diverse population. Dell Seton’s collaboration with the medical school, new outpatient sites and wide range of specialty services makes it the ideal site for many of the program’s gynecologic and subspecialty surgeries.

Ascension Seton Medical Center.

The mission of this top-rated medical and surgical Magnet hospital is to provide excellent care to the Central Austin community. It is the site of the labor and delivery unit where residents serve patients from various practices. In addition, the program has active gynecologic, minimally invasive surgery and specialty surgical services at Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin.

Photo of CommUnityCare Blackstock Family Health Center

CommUnityCare operates a large network of Federally Qualified Health Centers providing affordable and culturally competent primary and specialty care throughout the greater Austin area. Resident physicians provide complex obstetrical and gynecologic care at three consultative and referral sites for surrounding low-risk clinics within the network.

Health Transformation Building.

UT Health Austin, the clinical practice of Dell Med, uses a revolutionary team-based practice model that takes a multidisciplinary approach to treating people with complex medical conditions. Current specialty areas include vulvar disorders, chronic pelvic pain and pelvic floor disorders, with complex contraceptive, reproductive loss and gynecologic oncology care clinics in development.

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About the Application Process

The program offers five positions per year. Applications are accepted through Electronic Residency Application Service beginning Sept. 29.

Varied Ways to Learn & Train

In addition to hands-on experience and clinical instruction, the curriculum includes lecture-based grand rounds, simulation and skills workshops, small group discussions and self-directed learning.

Meet Our Residents

It’s an exciting time to be a part of medical education and research in Austin. Dell Med residents and fellows are talented physicians working to become leaders in their fields.

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