Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Residency Training

    CT Residents

    Thoracic Surgery Residents

    Our ACGME accredited Thoracic Surgery Residency Program is a highly respected, nationally-renowned program at the forefront of innovation and technological advancement in cardiothoracic surgery. We educate two residents per year in a two-year clinical program, with rotations in Adult Cardiac Surgery, General Thoracic Surgery, including oncologic surgery, and Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery. Through close supervision, the surgical staff provides teaching at each level with a well-organized program and continually increasing responsibility. Our trainees are appropriately prepared for the American Board of Thoracic Surgery qualifying exams and graduates of this program are equipped to enter a fellowship, private practice, or to continue in an academic career.

    Learn more about the Thoracic Surgery Residency Program through the Office of Graduate Medical Education.

    General Surgery Residents

    • R1s complete a one-month rotation through Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • R4s complete a two-month rotation through Cardiothoracic Surgery