The PGY-1 residents complete 1 month rotations in:
The residents also have one month rotations at our teaching affiliate MelroseWakefield Hospital in Melrose, MA.
They also complete 2 month rotations in:
- Surgical intensive care
- General surgery
PGY-1 residents spend one month on night float. When rotating at Tufts Medical Center, they typically spend two weekends a month on call.
PGY-2 residents complete 9 months on general surgery services and 3 months in the SICU at Tufts Medical Center. This year is spent primarily covering surgical consults.
PGY-3 residents complete the following rotations in:
- Transplant surgery
- Pediatric surgery at Boston Children’s Hospital
- Night Float
- Elective Rotation
- Melrose-Wakefield Hospital
PGY-4 residents complete rotations in:
- General surgery/trauma
- Thoracic surgery
- Lowell General Hospital
- Elective rotation
- Night Float (1 month)
Our PGY-5 residents complete specialized rotations in surgical oncology, colorectal, endoscopy, and minimally invasive/laparoscopic surgery.