Fellowship Details

USC Fellowship in Microsurgery and Complex Reconstruction

Contact Person For Application: Erica Luong
1510 San Pablo Street
Suite 415
Los Angeles, CA  90033
United States
323-442-7903
eluong@med.usc.edu
Fellowship Type: Microsurgery
Fellowship Title: USC Fellowship in Microsurgery and Complex Reconstruction
1510 San Pablo Street
Suite 415
Los Angeles, CA  90033
United States
Geographic Region: West
Number of years this fellowship has existed: 8 years
Fellowship Director: Ketan Patel, MD
Additional Faculty: James Andersen, MD; Joseph Carey, MD; Dong-Joon Lee, MD; Melissa Poh, MD; Alex Wong, MD; Randy Sherman, MD; Mark Tan, MD; Edward Ray, MD; Milan Stevanovic, MD; Lori Howell, MD; Mitchel Seruya, MD; Melissa Klausmeyer, MD; Wai-Yee Li, MD, PhD; A. Lyonel Carré, MD; Edward Ray, MD; T. Justin Gillenwater, MD; Michael Chu, MD.
Duration and Calendar Year of Fellowship: August 1 to July 31
Clinical Work:
(total # of cases per year for all fellows)
Free Flaps: 200
Complex Non-Microsurgical Reconstruction: 10
Nerve Repairs: 20
Replants: 10
Head and Neck: 25
Breast Implant Reconstruction: 50
Upper Extremity: 20
Autologus Tissue Breast Reconstruction: 100
Trunk: 25
Number of Fellows Accepted per year: 1
Stipend (Annual): Dependent on pgy level of training.
Night and Weekend Call: No night call. However, there is about 12 to 15 days per month of home call for replant cases.
Laboratory Research Opportunities (available or required): There are opportunities to participate in research.
Clinical Research Opportunities: There are opportunities to participate in research.
Prerequisite/requisite training required: Required to complete a plastic surgery residency.
Application Deadline: March 04
Interview Period: October 9 to October 9
Website Link: http://www.uscplasticsurgery.com
*For information on previous fellows, please contact the fellowship institution directly.