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​General Surgery Residency Program

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The General Surgery Residency Training Program provides basic and advanced surgical experience for those seeking a career in general surgery as well as for those who plan to undertake further training in a surgical specialty.

The program is designed to be flexible and meet the needs of individual surgeons, whether they are preparing for community practice or academic and research roles.

Though broad-based, the residency emphasizes in-depth training, with graded operative responsibilities for few trainees selected rather than superficial and limited training for a large number.

The size of the program encourages esprit de corps and commitment to high standards in patient care.

Learn more about the General Surgery Residency Program on the University of Pittsburgh's website.​