Fellowship Details

Plastic Surgery of the Hand

Contact Person For Application: Jenny Kesselring
SIU School of Medicine - Plastic Surgery
P.O. Box 19653
Springfield, IL  62702-9653
United States
Fellowship Type: Microsurgery + Hand Surgery
Fellowship Title: Plastic Surgery of the Hand
Division of Plastic Surgery
P.O. Box 19653
Springfield, IL  62794
United States
Geographic Region: Midwest
Number of years this fellowship has existed: More than 10 years
Fellowship Director: Michael W. Neumeister, MD
Additional Faculty: Elvin G. Zook, MD; Nicole Z. Sommer, MD; Reuben Bueno, MD; Richard E. Brown, MD; Robert C. Russell, MD; Raj Sinha, MD; Beth A. Bergman, MD
Duration and Calendar Year of Fellowship: July 1 to June 30
Clinical Work:
(total # of cases per year for all fellows)
Free Flaps: 14
Complex Non-Microsurgical Reconstruction: 0
Nerve Repairs: 135
Replants: 3
Head and Neck: 0
Breast Implant Reconstruction: 0
Upper Extremity: 592
Autologus Tissue Breast Reconstruction: 0
Trunk: 0
Number of Fellows Accepted per year: 1
Stipend (Annual): PGY VI - $53,025 PGY VII - $54,781
Night and Weekend Call: 7
Laboratory Research Opportunities (available or required): Available
Clinical Research Opportunities: N/A
Prerequisite/requisite training required: Board Eligible in General Surgery -or- Board Eligible in Orthopaedic Surgery -or- Board Eligible in Plastic Surgery
Other Training Required: none
Application Deadline: February 01
Interview Period: March 1 to March 31
Additional Program Information: This program participates in the Hand Match.
Website Link: http://www.siumed.edu
*For information on previous fellows, please contact the fellowship institution directly.