Surgery rotations here include specialized surgical oncology care in soft tissue, melanoma, thoracic, head and neck, breast, and plastics services.
General Surgery Residency
At A Glance
Each resident graduates with 950-1200 cases. The case total average for 2021 graduates was 1044!
We rotate at 7 different hospitals throughout residency. All locations are within a 20 minute drive from each other, and 3 are on the same medical campus. You are only responsible for the patients at your rotation hospital.
Residents have 4 hours a week of protected didactic time; the first hour is Departmental Grand Rounds.
In a city as diverse as Buffalo, you can always find something fun to do, whether it’s taking a leisurely walk in one of our glorious Olmsted-designed parks or taking in a thought-provoking work of art at one of dozens of galleries.