Fellowship Details

UCLA Microsurgery Fellowship

Contact Person For Application: Megan Fuller
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 465
Los Angeles, CA  90095
United States
Fellowship Type: Microsurgery
Fellowship Title: UCLA Microsurgery Fellowship
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 465
Los Angeles, CA  90095
United States
Geographic Region: West
Number of years this fellowship has existed: More than 10 years
Fellowship Director: Christopher Crisera, MD
Additional Faculty: Jaco Festekjian, MD; B. Bryan Boyd, MD; Jay Granzow, MD; Keith Blackwell, MD (ENT); Charles Tseng, MD; Andrew Da Lio, MD; Jason Roostaeian, M D;
Duration and Calendar Year of Fellowship: July 1 to June 30
Clinical Work:
(total # of cases per year for all fellows)
Free Flaps: 300
Complex Non-Microsurgical Reconstruction: 100
Nerve Repairs: 0
Replants: 0
Head and Neck: 40
Breast Implant Reconstruction: 200
Upper Extremity: 5
Autologus Tissue Breast Reconstruction: 200
Trunk: 10
Lower Extremity: 30
Specialty Cases: approximately 50-100 specialty cases
Number of Fellows Accepted per year: 1
Stipend (Annual): $61,500 (based on PGY level)
Night and Weekend Call: None
Laboratory Research Opportunities (available or required): available
Clinical Research Opportunities: Available and participation is recommended
Prerequisite/requisite training required: Applicants must have completed a plastic surgery residency
Application Deadline: August 31
Interview Period: October 6 to October 6
Additional Program Information: The Division of Plastic Surgery does a wide variety of cases in oncology-related reconstruction, general plastics, aesthetics, etc... primary responsibilities of the microfellow are related to the microsurgical procedures; however, the fellow is free to participate in any other types of cases of his or her choosing when there are no micro cases. Required documents for application are a letter of intent, CV, 3 letters of reference and an interview is required.
Website Link: http://plasticsurgery.ucla.edu/
*For information on previous fellows, please contact the fellowship institution directly.