American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery

Fellowship - Fox Chase Cancer Center Microsurgery Fellowship


Contact Person For Application: Shelly Smith
Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19111
United States
215-728-3097
shelly.smith@fccc.edu
Fellowship Type: Microsurgery
Fellowship Title: Fox Chase Cancer Center Microsurgery Fellowship
Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19111
United States
Geographic Region: Northeast
number of years this fellowship has existed: Less than 1 year
Fellowship Director: Eric I. Chang, MD
Additional Faculty: Neal S. Topham, MD; Sameer A. Patel, MD; Andrew Newman, MD
Duration and Calendar Year of Fellowship: July 1 to June 30
Clinical Work:
(total # of cases per year for all fellows)
Free Flaps: 180
Complex Non-Microsurgical Reconstruction: 100
Nerve Repairs: 5
Replants: 0
Head and Neck: 80
Breast Implant Reconstruction: 80
Upper Extremity: 15
Autologus Tissue Breast Reconstruction: 120
Trunk: 50
Microsurgery for lymphedema: 20
Number of Fellows Accepted per year: 1
Stipend (Annual): Salary dependent on level of training
Night and Weekend Call: yes
Laboratory Research Opportunities (available or required): no
Clinical Research Opportunities: yes
Prerequisite/requisite training required: Candidates must have successfully completed a plastic surgery fellowship or residency. ECFMG certification is required for all international medical graduates.
Other Training Required: none
Application Deadline: May 01
Interview Period: May 29 to June 19
*For information on previous fellows, please contact the fellowship institution directly.
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