Fellowship Details

UT Southwestern Breast & Microsurgery Fellowship

Contact Person For Application: Colleen Champagne
UT Southwestern Med Ctr - Dept of Plastic Surgery
1801 Inwood Road
Dallas, TX  75390-9132
United States
Fellowship Type: Microsurgery
Fellowship Title: UT Southwestern Breast & Microsurgery Fellowship
UT Southwestern Med Ctr - Dept of Plastic Surgery
1801 Inwood Road - WA4.224
Dallas, TX  75390-9132
United States
Geographic Region: Southwest
Number of years this fellowship has existed: years
Fellowship Director: Shai M. Rozen, MD, FACS
Additional Faculty: Bardia Amirlak, MD; Jonathan Cheng, MD; Tae Chong, MD; Nicholas Haddock, MD; Ron Hoxworth, MD; Dennis Kao, MD; Joshua Lemmon,MD: Sumeet Teotia, MD
Duration and Calendar Year of Fellowship: July 1 to June 30
Clinical Work:
(total # of cases per year for all fellows)
Free Flaps: 150
Complex Non-Microsurgical Reconstruction: 150
Nerve Repairs: 75
Replants: 50
Head and Neck: 75
Breast Implant Reconstruction: 50
Upper Extremity: 50
Autologus Tissue Breast Reconstruction: 100
Trunk: 50
Lower Extremity: 25
Specialty Cases: Specialty Cases: 150
Number of Fellows Accepted per year: 1
Stipend (Annual): $60,000, benefits and malpractice paid by university, 2 lab coats; microsurgery book of choice paid by program director
Night and Weekend Call: Varies - 2 week days per week (even/odd) and 1 weekend per six weeks (disregard the following per month statement)
Laboratory Research Opportunities (available or required): Microsurgery lab/rats available; anatomy lab available and course annually; flap course annual; cadaver dissection available; full research staff available to assist.
Clinical Research Opportunities: Large clinical research opportunites available; will sponsor ASRM meeting annually.
Prerequisite/requisite training required: ACGME Plastic Surgery Residency/Fellowship only due to mandatory full Texas Medical License needed.
Application Deadline: September 03
Interview Period: September 16 to September 17
Additional Program Information: Strong focus is on breast reconstruction. All upper extremity microsurgery is done by our resident and 2 hand/micro fellows.
Website Link: http://pseducation.org/
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