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The community invests in Dell Med. In return, it’s our responsibility — one we take seriously — to be agents for change and to show real impact.
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Creating a New Kind of Doctor
We recruit and train physician leaders as comfortable taking on systemic challenges in health as caring for individual patients.
Improving Care. Improving Health.
We’re here to make health — including health care — better. The end goal is a complete revolution in how people get and stay healthy.
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We reward creative thinking and encourage rapid experimentation, using collaborative programs to speed promising research to market.
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Let’s Do Big Things Together
True health demands that the whole work in harmony, which is why we’re dedicated to partnership. Indeed, we can’t achieve our goals without it.
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We’re rethinking the role of academic medicine in improving health — and doing so with a unique focus on our community.
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Surgery Residency

The General Surgery Residency is a five-year, categorical general surgery residency that offers three categorical and three preliminary positions through the National Residency Matching Program. Our faculty members are committed to providing our residents with the expertise needed to foster mastery of all surgical elements. Our goal is to provide a transformative educational experience to surgery residents that will shape their practice and delivery of health care through a deeper understanding of value-based, patient-centered health care delivery for the management of a variety of surgical diseases. Upon completion of the program, we ensure all graduates leave fully prepared to enter community practices, academia or competitive fellowships. Learn more in a welcome letter from John Uecker, program director.

The Surgery Residency program is affiliated with the Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care.

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About the Application Process

Applications are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application Service, and review begins in October.

A Transformative Curriculum

Our program provides a deep understanding of value-based, patient-centered care delivery for the management of surgical diseases.

Meet Our Residents

Our residents are talented practitioners who are dedicated to honing their skills and growing as a health leader.