Benign Gynecology

First Year

The resident works Monday-Friday (6:30am-6:00pm) with shared weekend call. The first year’s responsibilities include:

  • AM Rounds
  • Minor surgical procedures
  • Selected major surgical procedures
  • Post-operative care of surgical patients
  • Gynecology consults from the Emergency Dept. and general medical floor
  • Opportunity to practice laparoscopic skills in the MIS simulation laboratory

Second Year

The second year resident gains experience with benign gynecology during their night float rotation and Baptist Health.

Third Year

The resident works Monday-Friday (6:00am-6:00pm) with shared weekend call. The third year’s responsibilities include:

  • AM Rounds
  • Minor surgical procedures
  • Major surgical procedures
  • Post-operative care of surgical patients
  • Gynecology consults from the Emergency Dept. and general medical floors
  • Gynecology clinic
  • Opportunity to practice laparoscopic skills in the MIS simulation laboratory
  • Gynecology Ultrasound ½-day/week

Chief Year

The resident works Monday-Friday (6:00am-5:00pm). The chief’s responsibilities include:

  • Supervision of AM Rounds
  • Minor surgical procedures with the other residents and attending physicians
  • Major surgical procedures with the other residents and attending physicians
  • Supervision of the post-operative care of surgical patients
  • Supervision of gynecology consults
  • Gynecology clinic
  • Opportunity to practice laparoscopic skills in the MIS simulation laboratory
  • Chief gynecology continuity clinic ½-day/week
  • Supervision of medical student education